Will be deer hunting Maine next week; town of Montville in Waldo Co., area of Frye Mtn. Wildlife Management Area (west of Belfast).Would welcome any suggestions from MaineGuide or anyone who might be familiar with the area.
Sorry dougw that I have not got back to you before this.
I have been busy scouting for the deer season and have not been on for awhile.
I have hunted the Frye Mtn. WMA before but not for deer.
I spent a day for woodcock and grouse.
It is a pretty area with a mix of hardwoods and spruce. It also has a few apple trees in different spots.
I was in that area last year and I did find a lot of deer sign there.
But the natives in that area ride the roads steady. So be carefull when you step out into the road.
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...