This past weekend was a doe only hunt here in Michigan. Due to work commitments, I was only able to hunt 1 afternoon. Wouldn't ya know it, I only had 3 deer within range and they were all bucks.......but 1 was a real dandy.
My girlfriend and I sat on Sunday morning just looking and saw three giants, two of which sparred with each other for about 10 minutes. We had a 160" 10 pointer broadside at 32 yards at 0705. saw countless does and fawns. Sat last night and saw several does but no bucks. I'm gonna get out again Friday morning. I think the bucks are only moving in the morning right now.
My biggest discomfort when it comes to hunting is my feet and when they get cold or wet my hunting fun slowly turns to a job trying to keep comfortable.
In my opinion wool socks are the only socks you should be using while hunting. Any other socks do not provide the proper insulation and if they get wet all they are good for is giving you blisters. A common myth people share is that cotton socks will keep you cooler than wool because of the lighter fabric but I have noticed that wool socks in...