• Hunting

    North Carolina’s coastal game lands are tops when it comes to waterfowl hunting because of the number of birds using the Atlantic Flyway.

    The best in ducks

    Top areas are along the coast
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    South Carolina hunters have two weeks of bear hunting in the mountains of the Upstate — one for still-hunting and one for hunting with dogs.

    Bear facts for South Carolina WMAs

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    Green-winged teal are the No. 1 bird Category I waterfowl WMAs around South Carolina.

    Public-duck splashdown

    Draw hunts are South Carolina’s top WMA offerings
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    Holly Shelter Game Land has changed

    Deer hunting now open 6 days a week
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    The top spots for rabbits

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    Public-land squirrels abound

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    North Carolina’s game lands produce plenty of deer — and some nice bucks — every season.

    NC’s top deer game lands

    National forests, smaller game lands are tops
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    For a better chance at a nice, public-land buck, carefully set up closer to its bedding area.

    Don’t avoid public-land whitetails

    Offseason scouting, tactics need to reflect pressure WMA deer face
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    North Carolina dove heaven

    These public fields draw flocks
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    The best of South Carolina’s small-game WMAs

    Rabbits, squirrel, gamebirds have their followings
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    Top South Carolina dove fields

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    Rangefinders are a great tool for bowhunters to remove the variable of guessing the distance of a possible shot.

    The value of a rangefinder

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    A small buck feeds languidly at a corn pile; a turkey decoy is just out of the photo to the right.

    Hen decoy can add to archery setup

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    The author crossed off every item on his checklist and came away with this nice South Carolina archery buck.

    The five P’s of shooting practice

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    Clothing treated with insect repellents is perhaps the best way to avoid bugs and the accompanying seven-day itch.

    Get insects to bug out

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