I don't hunt them much. Have to travel to far and the draw here is tuff. Also most the animals on private land. Numbers here are really really down. 10 years ago they were everywhere. Now they are pretty hard to find. Think I'd check out the area between Paisley and Lakeview. Used to see a lot down there too. Someone told me Heart Mt too but never been there.
Turn off to the antelope refuge off of 395 north of Lakvview and should be lots of public land around there too with them on it.
See what happen this summer. maybe take a trip down there.
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...