Hello, I'm new to the forum. I am going to do some work around rangely, Colorado this next week for a couple days. In my free time I was hoping to see some mule deer and wildlife. Any suggestions on where to go and see deer? Thank you in advance
I don't have any specifics but you should be able to bump into muley any direction you take out of Rangely. You could stick to the White river which east-west by Rangely along hywy 64. There is also hywy 139 which follows Douglas creek.
Coyote- you should see lots of game in the Rangely area. There is a lot of country to see also. Along with deer elk coyotes etc. keep on the lookout for Mt. lion. You may only see track for they are nocturnal but they are there. Look over your shoulder every once in a while-especially if you feel the hair raising up on your neck. Be safe!
There is one tip I have learned over the years in hunting whitetails in late season snow. Do not overlook soybeans left standing on the edges of fence rows, woods, creeks, buildings wherever it might be, this is where the deer will be while the food lasts during late season. December/January will pull deer in from some distance away to feed on the easy to get to food.
I killed one of my nicest bucks off of a very small patch of soybeans that was left after rains created a...