Merry Christmas

Posted on December 19, 2013 | Comments


On behalf of the entire Bone Collector family, I just wanted to take a minute and say Merry Christmas to the entire Brotherhood. It’s a special time of year and I hope you get to spend some time with your family in the woods enjoying the gifts God gave us. Gifts I can’t find under the tree: A Thunder Chicken…

My Favorite Part of Deer Season

Posted on December 06, 2013 | Comments

Late Season Deer

I am so indecisive. Opening day arrives and I would place my right hand on the Bible and tell you early-season deer hunting is my favorite. Then the rut gets here. I don’t have to tell you how much I love the rut. As it fades and the late-season arrives, I swear this time of year is my favorite. I guess I…

Keep Your Bow Sighted In All Season Long

Posted on November 14, 2013 | Comments

Michael waddell archery tips

It’s primetime in the deer woods right now and I am seeing all the great photos on social media of people taking advantage of the rut.  Big bucks, worthy of a celebration, are going down all around the country.  In the midst of this dirt nap party, there are a few posts asking for tips on tracking a deer that…

Rut Hunting Locations

Posted on November 01, 2013 | Comments

Edwin waddell indiana buck

Things were SLOW in Indiana the past few days, but today Paw Paw Waddell broke the Bone Collector's bad juju and his personal streak of not harvesting a buck in the Hoosier state for the past four years. I'm super proud of him. While I was sitting in the stand this week, waiting for a big boy to walk by I thought, …

The Circle of Hunting

Posted on September 25, 2013 | Comments

Michael waddell family hunt

It’s been an incredible season so far. I shot an elk that nobody would call a monster, but the hunt was so exciting that when he walked past me at 20 yards, I couldn’t resist taking a shot – even if we thought there were bigger bulls in the area. The bull may not be remembered in any of the record…