6 secrets of hunting success from the Canadian who filled 6 tags last season

Hunters are eternal optimists. They’re always confident a 10-point buck will walk under their treestand, an elk will bugle back through the timber or a big ol’ ram will finally make an appearance.


I am no exception, and every year I feel like it’s going to be my best season yet. I’m usually wrong, but the stars aligned last year and I ended up filling all six of my big-game tags in my home province of Alberta. Here are six tips that made it all happen—and hopefully they can do the same for you…