Bill Vaznis is a fulltime writer and photographer who has written more than 1,000 articles published in a variety of major outdoor magazines, including Deer & Deer Hunting and Whitetail Hunting Strategies. He makes his home in upstate New York.
Still-Hunting for Trophy Whitetailsby Bill Vaznis
Introduces hunters to the lost art of stalking trophy bucks and provides proven strategies for taking big whitetails on the move with bow and arrow, rifle, shotgun, and muzzleloaderExplains the essential techniques of playing the wind, staying silent, and calling on the prowlTakes the mystery out of still-hunting new property, clear-cuts, and bedding areasAnthropologists tell us that primitive man evolved in part because of his abilities to still-hunt--moving silently and methodically in pursuit of big-game animals. Today, still-hunting is the least understood method of tagging trophy whitetail bucks. Still-Hunting Trophy Whitetails teaches hunters how to hone their woodsmanship skills to conquer the challenge of stalking bucks, with tips on camouflage and scent control, scrape lines, feeding and bedding areas, and travel routes. Details on yardage estimation, timing, shooting positions, and bowhunting thin cover provide the information necessary for successful "sneaking and peeking." Special techniques for calling during the peak of the rut and imitating doe-in-heat bleats, buck contact and tending grunts, fawn-in-distress bleats, and buck clicks and growls round out the book.
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I am not a hunter, my husband is, but I enjoyed this book very much. It is like having a conversation with the author when reading it. The pictures are excellant. Bill Vaznis is one great writer & you will enjoy this & find it hard to put down once you start reading. Worth reading even though I don't hunt. What a masterpiece for any hunter to read & learn how to be a better hunter. Thank you Bill, for such a fine book!!!!!!!!!!!!!
ERMEGURD LOVED IT!!!!!