Location: Wandering the World, Currently at Ft. Campbell, KY
I used to hunt up in WI when I was growing up and the biggest I ever shot in that area was a 12 pointer. There are some huge bucks up there if you have the patience to wait for them to come in range.
Any idea of what part of Three Lakes they were hunting?
Winter is tough on whitetails, that is an accepted fact.
You can help the quality of your herd by providing winter plots - that are not necessarily designed as kill plots.
Having what I call green plots - that the deer can browse in when most of the other food is gone, can greatly benefit the deer herd when they need it most.
Come December - at least in our area of the south - most of the mast is gone, all of the crops were long harvested and this green browse can really make the difference for...