groundhog that is a very nice buck!! That buck looks like its going to be hard to beat.
Ya I think he is going to be hard to beat that one, but last winter I spotted one in my area that has double drop tines and another one that should easily go over 200. Now just have to find one of them and get close enough for a bow shot or hope they make it one more year and I get drawn next year!
One of the most important components of deciphering a new hunting area is distinguishing between the summer and winter ranges for the game that you plan to pursue. Without knowing this you cannot make reliable assumptions about where the game will be come opening day. Knowing these areas will allow you to take the current weather (as well as the past couple weeks) and apply that to the landscape and make an educated guess as to where you might find that big buck or bull.
There are a couple ways...