Tips and tricks for Lowcountry bucks

By Matt Winter

Published in Tideline magazine, September/October 2013 edition


Photograph by Matt Winter

Those Hammond boys sure are serious about deer hunting.

Over their combined decades of rifle and bow hunting, rumors have circulated about how far Don and his son, Scott, are willing to go to outwit old bucks and does. One seemingly tall tale involved placing fake hunters in tree stands so that deer would get used to the shape of a person moving in the trees.

“Yes, I have absentee hunters,” Don recently admitted with a grin. Continue reading