Scott Bestul is a Field Editor for Field & Stream and has been with the magazine since 1993. The author of two books and a widely published freelance writer, Bestul has hunted whitetails in 16 states, with bow, shotgun, muzzleloader and rifle. He and his coauthor, Dave Hurteau, author the popular Whitetail 365 blog on Field & Stream’s website. The Wisconsin native now makes his home in the rugged bluff country of southeastern Minnesota with his wife Shari and teenage twins Brooke and Bailey.
Dave Hurteau is a Senior Editor for Field & Stream magazine, specializing in deer hunting, bow hunting, and shooting in general. He was a contributor to the recent Total Gun Manual and the editor of F&S’s “Gun Nuts” content. He and his coauthor, Scott Bestul, author the popular Whitetail 365 blog on Field & Stream’s website He lives in upstate New York with his wife and two sons, and hunts whitetails as often as he can.