Entries by Kyler Moppert

John Micahael Benoit’s Monarch Avoyelles 10 point

 What you’ll get this go around, with this magnificent buck, is a story all in John Michael’s own words. Sometimes the stories are so suspensful, so crazy, or so inspiring every single planet and star must align perectly for the plan to come together. Sometimes there is no plan, and the the hunter does all […]

Deer Hunting Season Closure East of U.S. 65 from Arkansas state line to Vidalia, La., Because of Flooding

News Release For Immediate Release December 28, 2015 Contact: Trey Iles Public Information LDWF (225) 765-5115 riles@wlf.la.gov Dec. 28, 2015 – Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) Secretary Robert Barham will close deer hunting season in a portion of northeast and central Louisiana because of flooding from the Mississippi River. Beginning Sunday January 3rd at official sunset*, […]

Whitetail Game Law Violation Fines Increase Petition

Please sign this petition by commenting below with your name and parish of residence and also any comments you may have. Once we reach 25,000 names I will present it to the head of enforcement at LADWF and also our state legislature.   We the concerned citizens of Louisiana petition to have whitetail deer related […]

Garry Ward Takes Gnarly Madison Parish Buck

Mr. Garry Ward was an absolute pleasure to talk with. A life long resident of Crowville, LA. You already know he has the heads up on where the big boys roam. Plus he camps with Ricky Caldwell. You may remember his face behind another massive buck from this area. So now you know his buddies know […]

Top 10 Non Typical Taken in Tensas NWR

 This obviously non-typical giant was taken on December 18, 2015 in you guessed it, Tensas NWR by Gary Ward of Crowville. This buck will surely be in the top 5 in the state record books once officially scored. More details coming soon.   *A mistake was made in the original post using todays date. This […]

Massive Grant Parish Buck Taken After Night-shift.

To kill any deer over 200 pounds in Louisiana is a feat not many can say they have accomplished. But to take a buck with a bow that has a 21 3/4″ inside spread, 24″ main beams, is 5 1/2 years old, AND is over 200 pounds is a whole other level of trophy! Wednesday morning , […]

Friday the 13th Avoyelles 245# Monster Wasn’t Luck

Christopher Gentry, of Kolin, LA, finally made it to the woods this past Friday. It seems like every time he had a chance to hunt something came up last minute. It wasn’t just nick knack stuff coming up though, “The Lord reminded me of my priorities”, he said. “It seemed like every time I’d plan […]

145″ Giant in Grant Parish Taken 10/27/15

Getting off of work at midnight before a planned hunt the next day is pretty rough. But waking up at 6:40 the morning of the hunt is even worse. Ethan Nugent of Grant Parish didn’t let that stop him. After rushing to the woods, spraying down with ScentAway, and easing into his spot well after shooting […]

Staying Home Pays Off for Allen Parish Hunter

By Justin Lanclos It was summer of 2013 when Doug Fruge, of Kinder, first caught a glimpse of the then elusive 3 year old buck. He had multiple night time pictures of him over a span of a few weeks, and then nothing; until 2013 that is. Each year the buck would return to the 1500 […]