• Hunting

    Michael Edmonds killed this doe four years after losing his sight and feeling like his hunting career was over.

    Blind hunter kills deer with help of technology, good friend

    Hunter lost his sight four years ago
    January 04 at 4:05am
    Bryan Crocker downed this big trophy after a six-year pursuit in Greenville County, South Carolina on Dec. 29

    Six year quest ends with trophy buck for Upstate, SC hunter

    Hunter thought he blew his chance for second straight year
    January 03 at 5:15am
    Mix up your decoy spread between fake birds on the ground and in trees or other places off the ground.

    Something to crow about

    Crow hunting is a great way to wing-shoot if you’re tired of ducks and doves. Here’s a primer for hunting these big, black birds.
    January 01 at 7:00am
    The ends of jetties are one of the best places to hunt sea ducks.

    See about sea ducks - Waters off Georgetown, S.C., fill up with sea ducks in January

    Don’t miss a chance to add to your waterfowling experience. Head off the beach for a limit of unpressured sea ducks.
    January 01 at 7:00am
    Scaup, aka bluebills, are among the most-common ducks taken off North Carolina’s coastal sounds.

    Late is great - North Carolina’s big-water ducks

    Duck season may be on the wane, but January brings North Carolina hunters some of the best big-water action of the season.
    January 01 at 7:00am
    John Alden’s special .243, made for long-range varmint hunting, is mated with a powerful, night-vision scope.

    Stem the furry flood - Watch the wind, change calls and carry the right equipment when targeting coyotes

    North Carolina hunters are trying to hold back the tied of a burgeoning coyote population.
    January 01 at 7:00am
    One-Tie Reusable tie straps

    One-Tie Reusable tie straps

    January 01 at 7:00am
    Crosspoint Waterproof Crew Socks

    Crosspoint Waterproof Crew Socks

    January 01 at 7:00am
    Migratory bird hunting on Sundays is currently illegal in North Carolina, but that may change soon.

    What are your thoughts on Sunday hunting for migratory birds?

    The NCWRC would like your thoughts on the subject
    December 29, 2017 at 2:21pm
    Gary Gusler thinned out his hog herd, creating a haven for this non-typical buck that he killed on Nov. 22.

    Burlington hunter kills huge 14-point buck after thinning out his hog problem

    Non-typical deer had huge trail through cutover
    December 29, 2017 at 12:01pm
    This big black bear was 15 feet away when Michael Taylor of Raleigh first saw it in an Edgecombe County, NC swamp thicket.

    640-pound bear killed in Edgecombe County, N.C.

    Raleigh hunter shot bear from 15 feet away
    December 29, 2017 at 3:01am
    Jan. 6 is South Carolina's youth deer hunting day, and tags marked to expire on Jan. 1 will be good for these hunts.

    Youth deer hunting day is Jan. 6

    Tags that expire on Jan. 1 will be good on Jan. 6
    December 28, 2017 at 5:53pm
    Tyler Craig killed this 205-pound Aiken County, SC buck after a two-year hunt.

    Aiken hunter kills trophy buck after two-year hunt

    Nocturnal buck was looking for love in wrong place at wrong time
    December 28, 2017 at 11:01am
    Aaron Loftin let this buck walk right by his stand in hopes his buddy could kill it. But when the buck turned back around, he shot it himself.

    Gastonia hunter downs 12-point, 159-inch buck

    Hunter allowed buck to walk toward friend, but buck turned back
    December 28, 2017 at 10:03am
    This trophy Guilford County buck is the sixth deer Taylor Apple has killed, and the fourth with the same muzzleloader.

    Youth huntress bags trophy Guilford County buck

    This was middle schooler's sixth deer, and fourth with muzzleloader
    December 27, 2017 at 6:01am
    Michael Vargo killed this brute in Granville County on Nov. 17

    Oxford, NC hunter kills 159-inch, 10-point buck in Granville County

    Chance meeting with landowner led to hunting permission
    December 26, 2017 at 11:01am