couple things come to mind when you ask this question. First, when is it a bad time to bear hunt? Second, my worst day hunting is still better any day I ever had at work, and finally, you can't catch a fish if your bait isn't in the water.
early morning and towards evening, but go anytime you can. Bears are on extending lunch breaks this time of year, so calling could do you well all day long if you have location.
This being my first year of bear hunting, ( I scored with my bow incase you were wondering), and have become hooked on the sport, I broke up the day with fishing in the morning, seeing the sights around New Hampshire and having a big lunch back at camp. Since I can't seem to be able to sit more than three hours without moving around, which would explain my limited deer success, I found the afternoon sit is the way to go.
I had the idea of calling antelope, never had heard one before and this was my first antelope hunt and archery one to boot. I know it sounds crazy to most hunters calling a antelope but I just had it in my head that I was going in the middle of the rut and they have to have some kind of vocalization at this time of year. Mention antelope hunting and calling in the same breath, well the old timers thought I fell off the rocker and the bets were on!The knowledge about antelope hunting and...