Tag Archives: deer hunting

Varmint Hunting in the Extreme

Written by Sierra Bullets Ballistic Technician Duane Siercks My fall hunting season had not allowed me to hunt as much as I normally do. There seemed to be little things that had to be done at each turn. The time … Continue reading

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Go East Ol’ Man, Go East…Deer Hunting in North Carolina

Written by Sierra Bullets Ballistic Technician Duane Siercks Well, it is hunting time again. This is the time that all hunters prepare for and work for. I certainly am proud to be part of this group of people. I have … Continue reading

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Advice on Choosing a Hunting Bullet

Written by Sierra Bullets Ballistic Technician Rich Machholz Now that it is August it is time to give some thought to where you are going to hunt this fall and what ranges you will encounter not to mention tree stand … Continue reading

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Explosive Expansion from New Sierra Varminter Bullet

Written by Sierra Bullets Ballistic Technician Duane Siercks We get a good number of calls and emails concerning the 300 AAC Blackout cartridge. The questions run from target shooting to self defense to varmint shooting to deer and hog hunting … Continue reading

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Deer Season 2015

Written by Sierra Bullets Ballistic Technician Rich Machholz This all started years ago.  How many I’m not sure but it has been a while. My local gun shop had gotten a InterArms Churchill 270 Winchester rifle in and while I … Continue reading

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Deer Hunting In The #1 Stand

Written by Sierra Bullets Ballistic Technician Duane Siercks This tale begins with a bit of history starting with the 1997 Missouri Deer Hunting Season.  That year was either the second or third year that a good friend and I had … Continue reading

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Opening Weekend

Written by: Gary Prisendorf  06/11/2015 The night before deer season, awake lying in bed The vision of a monster buck, alive in his head A rack so large, that it looks like a tree He falls fast asleep, at a … Continue reading

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Usable Hunting Zeros

Written by Sierra Bullets Ballistic Technician Rich Machholz I don’t know how many times a week I get asked my opinion about what constitutes the best zero for a hunting rifle. Sometimes the question is “if I am zeroed at … Continue reading

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Hunting Sambar Deer

Written by Sierra Bullets Ballistic Technician Philip Mahin A fellow hunter wrote an email and asked a good question, what cartridge should he use on Sambar deer? Actually, his question had a little more depth than that as I found … Continue reading

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2014 Missouri Deer Season

Written by Sierra Bullets Ballistic Technician Duane Siercks The 2014 Missouri Deer Season was a good season for most of my hunting circles. It seemed that the deer herd had rebounded somewhat from the 2012 EHD (Epizootic Hemorrhagic Disease) outbreak. … Continue reading

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