Articles by Corey Jacobsen


Hunting Elk with Decoys

Hunting Elk with Decoys

  The screams of several bulls echoed through the sparse pine ridges, and seemed to be coming from all directions. I was out in front, calling and moving in on the closest bugle. Donnie was right behind me with the video camera, and Dave was 40 yards behind us,...
Overcoming the Struggle: Diaphragm Calls.

Overcoming the Struggle: Diaphragm Calls.

Three reasons you may be having a hard time using a diaphragm call When it comes to using diaphragm elk calls, there are three reasons why I feel they excel over any other style of elk call: versatility, realism, and being “hands-free”. It’s hard to argue that there...
#PROJECTSUCCESS:  What is driving your success?

#PROJECTSUCCESS: What is driving your success?

Success. It’s setting a goal, and then reaching that goal without compromise. Sure, there are many factors that can make an elk hunt a “success”, but at the end of the day, if you have an elk tag in your pocket and a weapon in your hand, you have a desire and intent...
Warm Weather Backcountry Meat Care

Warm Weather Backcountry Meat Care

Preparation and Knowledge Determines the Quality and Quantity of Your Table Fare Many times, our planning takes us only to the point where we reach our intended goal. We spend countless hours preparing to accomplish a difficult task, yet fail to recognize the elements...