Not sure about the rest of you, but during the late rifle deer hunt, I always pray for a light snow. It sure increases the odds of you putting the crosshairs on a big buck. Tracks in fresh snow means fresh tracks, but you already knew that! LOL!
Sorry I can't report any info on the deer herd within Unit 30. Good luck none-the-less!
We all take every precaution when we are hunting and harvesting our animal. Well, what about after the animal is down? Do we know what has happened to that animal over it's lifetime? The following is an example of why we should be careful when we cut.
2 years ago, my father shot a nice 8 point on opening morning of the rifle season in Vermont. It was a beautiful, 2 1/2 year old deer, looked really healthy and moved normally. When my father went to skin it for...