All of a sudden this year the deer are all over this is pure moose country where I live too so its not very normal to see them all over. Ive seen about 10, 2 bucks and about 8 does one dead (hit by a car). Also seen alot of moose this year too about 10 of those too but the ones I keep seeing are the same cow and calfs hanging out at the same spot everytime I think I found thier watering hole hopefully they keep using it and noone else knows they are there.
In Pictou County where Caper40 hunted last year, there is a better than average deer herd in my opinion We had very little snow(had the driveway plowed once) and that is basically unheard of in Northern Nove Scotia
just wondering if people are seeing deer this year this spring seen a few does with 2 fawns i live in cape breton so this is rare but just wondering what other people been seeing
I hunt Cumberland county and have yet to see a bad year , always lots of deer although bucks can get scarce the rut seems to happen late in nov, dec lots of bears around too "Happy hunting " remember look before you shoot
Deer hunters spend so much time trying to pattern deer that we forget that we also can be "patterned." After all, most of us hunt the same days and the same hours, so it isn't difficult for deer to figure us out.
While we would never recommend giving up hunting the traditional moving times for deer -- early morning and late evening -- it's important to keep in mind that deer will move at other times of the day. Sometimes hunting through lunch, or getting in your stand earlier than usual for an...