I'm originally from Kennewick. Head up north to the Okanogan highlands area and also try around Newport. Alota deer around the Dimond lake area. I was a camp counselor at Camp Cowles BSA in 97 seen more deer that summer than I ever have. Also got moose around there.
Every year my Pro-Staff and I head to the woods to hunt the old wise Tom. We travel thousands of miles covering numerous states hunting these old guys. Lots of times we end up hunting public lands or private property that have been hunted already. That’s the last thing you want to hear when you just traveled 6 hours that someone else has already hunted the property. We had to come up with a game plan and one real fast.
The first thing we did was ask the farmer were they usually see the birds in...