Shed Hunting - In Search of Lost Bone (featured article)
I've never really hunted for sheds before, but I think I'll give it a try this year. Sounds like a good excuse to get outside, survey the hunting areas and maybe even discover some mature bucks I never knew about in my area.
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?
Looking for sheds in your...