These are fom my house; right across the street from dads. All of the pictures were taken this summer, 2006. The really sad thing is half of these bucks will get killed by cars driving through the neighbrhood in November and early December. It happens every year. The other sad thing is I have hunted all of my life, I'm 41, and have never seen a deer like this while hunting. I will keep trying though. Good luck to everyone!
I live off of Meridian Road and I saw a nice drop tine 4x4 a couple of times in velvet. Haven't seen him since the end of September. Could have been hit as well. I don't have a picture because I was always on my way to work at 0500.
There is one tip I have learned over the years in hunting whitetails in late season snow. Do not overlook soybeans left standing on the edges of fence rows, woods, creeks, buildings wherever it might be, this is where the deer will be while the food lasts during late season. December/January will pull deer in from some distance away to feed on the easy to get to food.
I killed one of my nicest bucks off of a very small patch of soybeans that was left after rains created a...