News Updates from Nelson Creek Outdoors


Best Deer Attractant 2021

The 2020 Deer season is behind us. So what attractant should you be using in 2021? What is the best? In the last couple years, synthetic deer scent technology has come a long way, especially at Nelson Creek Outdoors. We lead the pack by a virtual mile at this point!Read More

LAST ONE: Lucky 7 MAXX’D OUT! RUT Mock Scrape Spray

Okay, okay… I lied. Last time I said we were done offering new products for the year. But the more I thought about waiting for next year, the more I thought some people may want to try this one yet this year: Lucky 7 MAXX’D OUT! Rut Mock Scrape Spray.Read More

Lucky 7 MAXX’D OUT! Mock Scrape Spray & Lucky 7 Nanny Doe Synthetic Scents Released!

Lucky 7 MAXX’D OUT! Mock Scrape Spray and Lucky 7 Nanny Doe have been released for sale. They are available in the store NOW! Our new Mock Scrape Spray is simply that: a mock scrape in a bottle. Many people have had great success creating them with our existing syntheticRead More

NEW: Some of the Best Deer Scents for 2020

We have a few new products in the store that are sure to be among the best deer scents for 2020. Let’s take a look…. First up is a replacement/ alternative for one of our customers’ long time favorites: our fresh urine product Love Potion #7. With real urine beingRead More

How to Make a Mock Scrape

A mock scrape is one of the best ways to inventory your deer herd before the deer hunting season. They are very simple to create, cheap to maintain as opposed to bait or mineral sites and can carry over into your deer hunting season. Most hunters are aware of scrapesRead More

Broken Trolling Motor and a New Deer Stand

Well, last week my 40 year old Minn Kota 565W trolling motor broke a cable. Unfortunately, Minn Kota cannot even tell they ever made them the length I have. I did originally buy what the manual said, but they were about 54″ long. Mine are nearly 10 feet! So aRead More

What We Have Been Up To at Nelson Creek Outdoors This Spring

Hello everyone, just a quick update on what we have been up to so far this spring. Last month we put in our mineral site using Lucky 7 Trace Mineral Attractant. This product is formulated to really bring the deer in from afar. While it does contain minerals for antlerRead More

Hunt With A Legacy Firearm

By Curt Carter Last year, I harvested my first buck ever during the gun deer season. I was privileged to harvest it with my late father’s 30/30. What follows is my story about Dad and I, and hunting, and hunting with a legacy firearm. I had spent most of myRead More

Early Season Deer Scents

 Early season deer scent selections often differ from what you would use the rest of the year. Here is a quick overview of the scents I recommend for early season deer hunting. The scent I would use most in early season, even before the season starts, would be a goodRead More

Outdoors Industry Big Companies/ Bad Actors

I struggled on whether or not to write this article. It isn’t really about hunting and fishing or the outdoors, but more about how some of the bigger companies selling to sportsmen are completely without morals and a sense of decency. As a small company, advertising costs can be high.Read More