By Mark Kenyon

Well. I’m back. Over the last two weeks I’ve been off chasing whitetails day after day across Ohio and Iowa on my 2015 “Rutcation” and it has finally come to a close. And to be honest. I’m pretty excited for a little break. I’m sure that won’t last long though … this cold weather in Michigan has got me itching!

That all said, I’m betting many of you are still at it in the woods, so in an effort to prep you as best as possible for your next hunts, we’ve rounded up the best deer hunting blog posts from across the web this week all in one place. Check out the links below, get out hunting and good luck out there!

Deer Camp Bucks – Field & Stream: Some great stories and recipes from deer camp.

10 Things You Should Learn from the Deer in Your Backyard – Outdoor Life: Have deer in your backyard? Here are a few things you can learn from your local whitetails that you can apply to your next hunt.

Critical Primary Whitetail Rut Forecast Alert – Whitetail Habitat Solutions: Jeff Sturgis shares his thoughts on the final days of the primary rut.

How to Hunt Urban Whitetail Bucks – Whitetail Experience: Hunting near town? Here are some great tips.

Key Rut Tactics – John Eberhart: John Eberhart’s best tips for hunting during the rut.

The Lost Camera Buck – Antler Geeks: A great success story!

Harvest Bigger Bucks, Things To Avoid, Things To Do – Winchester World of Whitetails: Scott Bestul shares some thoughts on what to do and not do when trying to kill a bigger buck than you ever have.

How to Hunt a Big Buck in the Cattails – Outdoor Life: If you’re hunting near cattail swamps, this advice should help.

Predicting Buck Travel Routes During the Rut – Whitetail Habitat Solutions: Jeff Sturgis shares some thoughts on how to predict where bucks will be traveling during the rut.

Monsters Fall Amid Mixed-Bag Rutting Action – Field & Stream: An update on rutting action across the Midwest