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I happen to be in Maine right now for a couple of days on business. Have hunted Maine once before. Got nothing but had a good time. I am sure you will find another mainiack or two. Good hunting.
A little late responding to the post since I just noticed it. I've been hunting Maine for the last 20 years. I currently hunt the western part of the state. The last few winters have been pretty mild so I've noticed an increase in the herd in the area I hunt.
Hello my name is Mike I live in Texas but I try to get up to Maine ever chance I get. I have hunted bear around the Andover area. I have found that the local people are the friendly,s people you will ever meet.
The goal of all hunters is a quick, humane kill where the animal drops in it's tracks and is dead within seconds. But in a pursuit that has as many variables as hunting, sometimes things don't quite go according to plan. However, game can be tracked and recovered with the right skills and with patience.
First of all, you need to wait the right amount of time after the shot before tracking a wounded animal. I've heard estimates of waiting 30 minutes for a hit in the vitals and 5-8 hours for a...