Jim - You have made some good choices. That morning spot is a proven hot spot and the night stand will be new this year. Lots of good sign, we ll see what happens
Dave - That waterway is a deer highway Great Spot to see lots of deer!
hesseu - That staging area has sign everywhere. They seem to be holding up there before they head out to the bean fields. I have seen deer there throughout the afternoons also. I think they may come in there after breakfast and hang out.
Whitetail Nut - Sometimes I have to pinch myself when I set up in some of these spots
The first deer I shot, way back in 1958, was taken to the local meat shop and processed into steaks, roasts and some burger. Back then in that little Idaho town, when you took a deer into the butcher, you got the same deer back. Unfortunately, times have changed. The last time I took an animal to a butcher, in the mid 60's, I don't have a clue who's meat I got back, but I sure don't think it was mine. I ended up throwing the burger as it stunk the house up every time we...