The up and down weather this season has made duck hunting a challenge. Ducks have been tough to pattern with the abundance of rainfall and the mostly above normal temperatures. Scouting is always important, […]
Big skies and big geese in the final episode of The X for Realtree Outdoors!
There are many scenic settings in goose hunting, but the badlands are right up there with the best of them. On this episode of Hard Core Waterfowl TV, the guys are chasing geese among […]
An abundance of rainfall had scatted birds and made duck hunting difficult, but one of the strongest cold fronts of the year promised a change. The Hard Core Waterfowl TV crew knew it was […]
Learn how to make the most of your limited hunting time with these tips on “freelance” duck hunting.
Traditions run deep in duck hunting. For the Hard Core Waterfowl TV crew, the tradition of family and friends coming together to hunt Minnesota just after Thanksgiving is a yearly trip. The weather lined […]
In years like 2015 when the weather is above average, duck hunters have little to look forward to. The one part of the migration that can keep a season going are the calendar ducks. […]
The waterfowl migration can be summed by three distinct pushes of birds. The first being calendar ducks that move regardless of extreme weather during certain timeframes of the year. The second large push of […]
In duck hunting, the true measure of success doesn’t come from how many birds you come home with. The times shared with family and friends are what hunters should put importance on. Regardless of […]
When hunting “big water”, there none bigger than the ocean. It takes specialized rugged equipment and an experienced captain to not only find sea ducks, but also do it safely. We had an incredible […]