I don’t know how old he was but there was some years on him for sure, I think he was on his down side of
The old dude was loaded up with scars and all his teeth where right down to his gums. He was smart let me walk right by him at like 10 yard and I didn’t see him till I was on my way back and he still didn’t move.
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...