Put the trail cam on the tree with the white thing on it. And put a branch on the top to angle it down. Better close up for the shots. Also put a 5 gallon bucket there so you can use it for size comparison on a bear there.
the white thing is an old t shirt I wore for a day trying to get the bear used to my sent. The tree with the cam on it is the same distance away from bait and about 4' up the stump is about 5' high and cam is pointing north swamp is on west (left) and a thicket on east (right) I thought about moving cam to a steel post and move it closer, a little nervous about losing cam. Also the cam is about 18' from bait
One of the best ways to scout your hunting area is to look for signs that mature animals leave behind. Wallows, scrapes, rubs and areas littered with tracks are great evidence that game are using your area. But why not look for the single piece of evidence that you are hunting for when fall rolls around anyway... antlers. Game animals in the family cervidae shed their antlers annually. Why not use these unique souvenirs as a way of helping you fill your tag next fall?
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