A fawn decoy would be my first choice also. I dont own a fawn decoy either, but contemplating whether or not it would be a useful purchase. The areas I hunt are walk in only and will be toting gear several miles. wasnt sure I wanted to add a decoy to the pack, hence the question as to weather or not bears hang up outside of range when calls are used.
From what I've read a bear will lose interest once the calling has stopped, but I have not read anything that would suggest that a bear will hang up if it doesn't have a visual to help fool it.
Today's headlines read, "Hunter Dies of Heart Attack!"
I don't know how many times I have seen that headline in the past 16 years that I have lived in Colorado.
I moved here in 1994 via the U.S. Army to Ft. Carson, Colorado. The "Mountain Post" as it is sometimes called.
When I arrived here, in pretty good shape, the unit told me that I could not participate in P.T. (physical training) for at least 30 days. Now, I had just come from an overseas tour in Korea and was stationed in the...