Joe-man, I just got back from the eastern shore, and cant get enough of it. The hunting leases are cheap compared to where I come from, and there are a lot of deer. It was hot and the rut hadn't started, but we still had plenty of oppurtunitys.
Where in MD are you? I'm new to hunting too and I'm hunting on my property in Baltimore County. There are a ton of deer in Bmore, but few trophies. I recommend finding a farm or private property. Most farmers see deer as a nuisance and will welcome a responsible hunter on to their property.
We all think about getting in shape for that up coming big game hunt but what about your truck or suv? Just how much thought goes through your mind on getting it ready for that out of the way hunt that you are heading out on?
The first thing that I usually do is check the tires. If they need replacement think what would happen if you get 50 miles from nowhere and not one but two of them go flat or blow out on you. What are you going to do? When my tires usually get...