This isn't going to start already is it? What happened to giving someone the benifit of the doubt?
I want to know because I want to do a Bear hunt over hounds preferably in the Spring and preferably somewhere I can drive to. i.e. BC too far and Maine no spring season.
One of the most important components of deciphering a new hunting area is distinguishing between the summer and winter ranges for the game that you plan to pursue. Without knowing this you cannot make reliable assumptions about where the game will be come opening day. Knowing these areas will allow you to take the current weather (as well as the past couple weeks) and apply that to the landscape and make an educated guess as to where you might find that big buck or bull.
There are a couple ways...