Just found out that a classmate I haven't talked to in 20 years got invited to be the sub-permittee on an archery hunt with his buddy. He's excited.
Boy Mike, they really dropped the permits the last year or 2. I could swear they were up in the 700-800's a few years ago, but only 405 this year???? Maybe that's where the tag quota will hover now that they have the moose population wehre they want it.
Deer hunters spend so much time trying to pattern deer that we forget that we also can be "patterned." After all, most of us hunt the same days and the same hours, so it isn't difficult for deer to figure us out.
While we would never recommend giving up hunting the traditional moving times for deer -- early morning and late evening -- it's important to keep in mind that deer will move at other times of the day. Sometimes hunting through lunch, or getting in your stand earlier than usual for an...