• Getting that trophy whitetail buck that you have been scouting all summer is sometimes not the easiest task come fall. That is why we call it hunting! Getting a killer food plot that is sure to have the deer coming back time and time again should be one of your priorities before the hunting season hits. Everyone has their own special something that they put in their food plots to help increase whitetail attraction. Something that we have repeatedly used here at Apple Creek Whitetails Ranch are turnips. We have...

  • Bucks Rule As many of us know, whitetails bucks are very territorial. This is not only evident through their behavior and interaction with other whitetails, but also through signs that they leave behind. Perhaps while scouting for a trophy whitetail buck you have run across a whitetail scrape on the ground. Somewhat similar to how a male dog leaves his mark on areas that “belong to him,” a scrape is utilized by a dominate buck for letting other bucks know that he is in the area. These scrape areas serve...

  • Planning for the Hunt A key factor to a successful whitetail hunting trip is the planning and preparation that goes into it beforehand. This consists of getting quality food material out in the field, trail cameras positioned properly, and the ideal hunting locations scouted and setup. Although it seems like hunting season was only yesterday, especially for us here at Apple Creek Whitetails Ranch, it is important for us to prepare for the season to come. Spring and early summer are ideal times to begin planting new food plots and...

  • 2017 4th of July 3-Day Hunt GIVEAWAY  Apple Creek Whitetails, home of the ultimate whitetails hunting experience is offering a chance to win a hunting trip yet again! Their 4th of July hunt giveaway is currently accepting entries to provide everyone with a chance to win a hunt of a lifetime. This opportunity comes well endorsed by the previous 12+ grand prize winners to have visited Apple Creek Whitetails Ranch. This contest will run until the morning of July 4th, so get your entries in soon! Additionally, you are allowed...