Actually, there are some awesome mule deer taken each year in California, especially in the Sierras. True trohpies. However, the draw goes pretty high in terms of points, for the premium zones. Bishop, Goodale, other areas, have some whoppers.
When hunting whitetails there are many different languages being spoken afield that I key on when outdoors. All these little creatures living around whitetails have something to tell us if we are willing to listen.
My favorite tattletales of the outdoors are a handful of little birds that live in my state of Ohio. Maybe yours too. A tip for the upcoming season.
There are Blue Jays, Cardinals, Chickadees, Killdeer, and Sparrows that all have language...