Yes, I laughed hard at your comment. These are Ohio bucks. I have actually seen deer inside of the tub. Can't give baths to CO bucks. It holds a good 50 pound mineral lick and when it rains it creates a nice mineral stream.
Damn batteries died in the trail cam so after setting it up Saturday in a primo spot the darm thing died after 3 pics Sunday night - so just a doe and nothing else captured up until this morning when I picked it up - ARGH!!!!! I need to get rechargeable batteries. New batteries in place and placed the cam in a whole new field - looking for the moster buck that is supposed to be there. We will see by Thursday morning!
There are still some who insist a scope is not needed for the type hunting they do, ignoring the advances of the last 150 years in optical sights. (Even the ultra-conservative US Army has adopted optical sights.) The idea that in some special circumstances open iron sights or aperture (peep) sights might be more useful is not lost on me, but with the inevitable advance of age comes the reduction in visual acuity needed for using iron sights.
I believe that many who completely resist the idea of...