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Started On 10/1/2013
Where'd they go?
I was getting 80 to 120 pics a day of deer in my corn pile. About 5 does. 2 large 8 pointers. A 6 pointer. And a 4 pointer. They were on a fairly regular schedule. Then it dropped to about 20 pics a ...

Last post on 11/13/2016 by GunSmoke007
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Started On 11/10/2016
RUT IN YOUR PART OF THE WOODS
I have noticed that the deer here in east TN, has started rubbing and scrapping a lot more than further out west, I have noticed alot of buck randomly running were you would never expect them to. If y...

Last post on 11/10/2016 by ETNDEER
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Started On 7/14/2015
blacktail deer
Any blacktail deer hunters

Last post on 7/14/2015 by chooper
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Started On 11/11/2014
Do Ozonics work?
I'm thinking about getting an Ozonics unit. Have you tried one out? Do they work?

Last post on 11/11/2014 by skipweber
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Started On 11/9/2011
The thicker the better
I've been hunting in super thick saplings and little trees. Also pines and a mountain laurel mix, pretty much the thickest stuff I can find. Do you think this is a good strategy?

Last post on 10/23/2014 by Tlowery01
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Started On 8/31/2014
Florida hunting opurtunities
I am looking for private land to hint in Florida my funds are limited but I'm not afraid to get dirty and will help maintain your property for permission. I am a jack of all trades !

Last post on 8/31/2014 by camogator2
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Started On 8/10/2014
Is she pregnant?
http://youtu.be/Wx6Dm9LkTqo Here is a video of a doe I believe to be pregnant very late in season. I have some pictures as well in my journal. I look forward to the feedback. This could just be a F...

Last post on 8/10/2014 by davendeer
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Started On 7/9/2014

looking for black tail deer hunters Oregon and northern ca.

Last post on 7/9/2014 by chooper
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Started On 1/21/2014
Looking for NY hunters
I am looking for information on hunting around Ithaca, NY and Cayuga, NY. Has anyone been hunting in those areas? Would someone be willing to share information about hunting in the DMP areas (Deer Man...

Last post on 1/21/2014 by davendeer
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Started On 9/8/2013
Still in Velvet - Still Growing ??
Hello All: I checked my card on my game cam and have two bucks showing up, yeah !! My question is , it's Sept. 8th, are the antlers still growing ? Could next weeks pics show larger antlers on ...

Last post on 9/24/2013 by allflockedup
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Started On 8/13/2013
where to
Have had 6 real good bucks hanging around together all summer. I know they will be going their seperate ways soon. Which ones will stay in that area? How far will the rest of them go to get away from ...

Last post on 8/13/2013 by 2muchland
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Started On 11/28/2012
North Alabama tricky does and stand placement.
I just recently found new hunting land here in North Alabama. We tend to run behind on our pre rut and rut schedule here. The peak of our rut season is about mid to late December. From what i have see...

Last post on 6/17/2013 by Gttrambler
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Started On 2/3/2013
your thoughts? Dogs tracking blood trails
I would like some input from members. In TN you are allowed to use a dog to track a deer that you shot. TN requires you tell a TWRA agent and no weapons, concealed carry permit holders may carry their...

Last post on 2/3/2013 by davendeer
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Started On 11/21/2012
Missouri couple wanting to lease land
Hi all i've been hunting for 25 or so years, well my wife just stared this year we got her camo new .243, boots and all the other fixins, we live in st.louis and are limited to only hunting in the bur...

Last post on 11/21/2012 by frankvaccaro
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Started On 10/6/2012
To feed or not to feed?
We have a hot spot that has at least 2 great shooter bucks and lots of does on it, feeding from a homemade pvc gravity feeder. We are having to replace feed every 3 days and the hubby wants leave the...

Last post on 10/28/2012 by buckzila
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Started On 12/16/2011
A NAME FOR A DEER CAMP
Can someone help me with a name for a Trophy Buck hunt that my father is taking our family on out West. I need suggestions on a good name to call this hunt. I bought jackets and would like to logo t...

Last post on 9/17/2012 by savagearms
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Started On 12/28/2011
Late Season Hunting
Anyone have any advice for late season hunting success. From what I understand, the best thing to do is find the best food source the deer are using. However, after the rifle season the deer seem to h...

Last post on 5/24/2012 by bigben1337
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Started On 12/5/2011
Rut Movement 2011
With this years weather being as mild as it was in the Northeast, the rut seemed to be slower then usual. I noticed a lot of pre-rut activity and then nothing for a week or so, only to have the buck m...

Last post on 2/25/2012 by Poppyf10
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Started On 10/18/2010
brown its down????
I just dont get it, i have been hunting for about 18 years, i see a ton of deer every season and take more than enough to feed myself and my whole family for the year. I shoot only mature deer, older ...

Last post on 1/3/2012 by adkstillhunter
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Started On 11/26/2011
RATTLING!!!!!
just wondering what combo seems to work best for whitetail deer? length and number of times. I have heard a few different thoeries just wondering what you guys think? thanks greg

Last post on 1/3/2012 by adkstillhunter
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Started On 12/3/2011
Can i get another buck if i used my either sex
Ilive in ri and it says 1 either sex and one antlerless can i buy another either or do they not allow u to take more than one buck a season

Last post on 12/3/2011 by InsaneBowHunter
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Started On 11/15/2011
Black Bear
Just back from deer camp. I shot a 104.2 pound black bear the day before Vermont's opening day of deer season in East Haven, VT. I was out checking the trail came when along cam a bruin. Check out the...

Last post on 11/16/2011 by Cheech
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Started On 9/9/2011
Moon Phases and Deer Hunting
I am curious as to how the moon phases affect the deer? I would like to know what times are best to hunt for the different moon phases. I have set up a trail cam and had it sitting for about a week a...

Last post on 11/16/2011 by freddy
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Started On 12/20/2010
trimming shooting lanes...HELP
I have a stand that needs some limbs trimmed. I couldn't do it this summer and am going to need a pole saw.. anyone know how I could do it while disturbing the deer the least

Last post on 11/15/2011 by stvule
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Started On 10/22/2011
Trial Camera Suggestions
I'm looking into buying a new trial camera. What do you guys think is the best one to get??

Last post on 11/15/2011 by stvule
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crmosco
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Started On 10/13/2010
Deer Scents? What, When, Where, and How?
What?: What are some of your favorite deer scents? What cover scents do you use? brand names that have worked for you and those that have not? When?: When do you lay out what scent? Is there a cert...

Last post on 11/15/2011 by WoodsRunner
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Started On 10/31/2011
deer grunt calling
I would like to know what others know about deer grunts and bleats and how you have experienced them. Lately I have been having some good luck calling them in or just getting their attention. But what...

Last post on 11/15/2011 by WoodsRunner
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Started On 11/11/2011
Ohio Rut
Anyone know what the rut is looking like in and around Knox and Licking counties right now, I'll be heading up there on the 20th.

Last post on 11/11/2011 by OhioBigBucks
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Started On 11/1/2011
Where to put a treestand near an apple and corn field
I am having trouble placing my tree stand because there arnet many trees out near the fields just around the edges. should i put it inbetween the two or more into thw woods away from the fields?

Last post on 11/8/2011 by josephmrtn
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InsaneBowHunter
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Started On 11/7/2011
Map Question
I'm new to this app so I don't know if this is a stupid question but. I'm going to be hunting with 3 other guys this weekend, we all have this app on iphones. Will we be able to see each other on t...

Last post on 11/7/2011 by Cheech
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Started On 11/2/2011
what will happen to my buck?
It's my first year bow hunting, and few days ago i got to take my first attempt on getting a buck. I landed what I thought was a great shot initially, but turned out to be a shoulder shot. I know thi...

Last post on 11/6/2011 by tsvoyager
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Started On 11/2/2011
Hunting in the City
I was in downtown Cincinnati this week and looked over in a field to see a monster buck in an enclosed lot with 8 foot fences. This buck was at least a 10 pointer and probably weighed in at around 25...

Last post on 11/2/2011 by InsaneBowHunter
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Started On 9/16/2011
Gutting a Deer
I know this is going to sound really dumb and you may think im stupid but..... I havent gutted a deer yet and this will be my first season actually hunting. any helpful hints or websites i could go to...

Last post on 10/12/2011 by EJones
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Started On 9/16/2011
Early Season Scents in the Midwest and Wisconsin.
I am from Louisiana and am new to hunting in the Midwest for deer. I have been deer hunting my whole life in Louisiana and Arkansas but up in Wisconsin the terrain and deer population is a lot differ...

Last post on 9/27/2011 by benson563
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Started On 8/5/2011
Bedding areas
I have ahard time finding feeding and bedding areas in big woods, any suggestions?

Last post on 9/4/2011 by brandygott
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Started On 11/26/2009
best hunting spots
is there any places that are really good deer hunting areas with big bucks and lots of action

Last post on 8/26/2011 by savagearms
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Started On 7/28/2011
Bowhunting a Creek
Hey guys, I just got permission on a new place to hunt, which is always exciting. I am told it is a large property (600acres), combined with thick woods, wheat fields and a large creek running through...

Last post on 7/29/2011 by TaggedOut
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Started On 8/10/2010
Setting up trail cameras
I am trying to get a gameplan on setting up cameras at my club in misssissippi and we are not allowed to bait at all. I just need some pointers on where some good areas or what to look for to set up ...

Last post on 7/3/2011 by roughneck-country
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Started On 4/16/2010
Mule Deer, Colorado
Anyone else here in Colorado and hunt Mulies? I will be going in November. Thanks, Jay

Last post on 4/29/2011 by 300savage
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Started On 4/28/2011
Mule deer and rutting
Do high plains mule deer follow the same type of behavior as whitetails during rutting? That is to say will mule deer bucks respond to calls and rattles and scents like whitetails? I live in eastern c...

Last post on 4/28/2011 by 300savage
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Started On 1/31/2011
Racks & Tails
Hey all, there is a kickass new hunting magazine with a 'Maxim' or 'Stuff' flair to it... Racks & Tails is a quarterly magazine and will have a lot of good info in it with some hometown hotties an...

Last post on 1/31/2011 by DoneDeal
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Started On 10/24/2010
white and brown deer???
hey guys i got a question. I have been to my spot in west virginia twice this season, both saturdays that i hunted i have seen "half albino" deer. The first weekend it was a big doe, watched...

Last post on 12/24/2010 by jrodnum2
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Started On 12/8/2010
layer of frozen snow
It snowed a couple inches here about 4 days ago. The temperature hasn't been above 25 since then, so the snow turned into a layer of frozen solid snow that crunches really loud when walked on. It ha...

Last post on 12/8/2010 by elkcreekstalker
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Started On 10/4/2010
Trail cam photos
Hey Guys. i uploaded some new trail cam photos. let me know what you think

Last post on 11/4/2010 by vtdeerhunter1701
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Started On 11/3/2010
Anyone out there that hunts North Carolina's gun season for deer
Hey I've recently had the chance to Hunt North Carolina's mountain region(the western region) bordering Tn. and Ga. I would appreciate any advice or hints to having a successful hunt this year. My fir...

Last post on 11/3/2010 by Bigdaddydeerslayer
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Started On 10/22/2010
Logging good or bad?
This past spring and summer the woods I am privelaged enough to hunt has been and is being logged for timber. I'm not sure what to expect, but at this point things seem to be a little slow, I am even ...

Last post on 10/24/2010 by jrodnum2
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Started On 10/15/2010
The "Essential" Deer Camp Packing List...
What are some of your "essential" items that you pack year after year to your deer camp. What are some common things and some things that you would consider "unique" to your huntin...

Last post on 10/15/2010 by danrwoods
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Started On 10/6/2010
Tensas scouting tips?
Hey guys I recently got picked for a lottery hunt for Tensas NWR in LA. I've never been there before and was wanting to know if any of you have and if so what are some good scouting tips for that are...

Last post on 10/6/2010 by deer82
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Started On 10/1/2010
Nocturnal already?
I've been out a few times over the last two weeks and have had my trail cams up since the beginning of Aug.... I know in the summer there will be more activity at night.... but over the last few weeks...

Last post on 10/5/2010 by DoneDeal
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Started On 10/11/2009
DEER STANDS
QUIET+COMFORT=SUCCESS I personally prefere a quiet comfortable ladder stand, Quick and easy to climb in the morning rather than making alot of noise with a climber. Lock on stands are very seldom comf...

Last post on 10/1/2010 by deergary
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Started On 9/14/2009
Why is everyone so feaked out about scent?
I live in Texas and Ive noticed that hunters here dont usually care about scent as much as other states. (NO OFFENSE OBVIOUSLY) A hunter blew up on me at the fact that I didnt use any scent products. ...

Last post on 9/28/2010 by magriffin9
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Started On 8/11/2008
Who's going to deer camp this year? What week?
Alright...let's hear who is going to deer camp this year! Where are you going and when? Are you trying to hit the rut, pre-rut, other? I'll be going back to a place in Morgan County, Ohio this ye...

Last post on 8/23/2010 by wvpymbr
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Started On 8/8/2010
Pre-season scouting
I'm all excited about the upcoming season, as I got my first buck with a bow last year, on one of two public suburban lands I'll be hunting again this year. They are both about 200-250 acres each, bo...

Last post on 8/18/2010 by wvpymbr
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tonyotony
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Started On 12/23/2009
Hunting Lease
Getting a bad taste in my mouth with public land hunting here in central Louisiana and I'm trying to find a lease to join next year but wanted to know what are some questions I should ask when looking...

Last post on 8/4/2010 by buckskin32
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Started On 1/2/2010
places to hunt around destin,fl.
hi, i live in freeport,fl. and i am a big time hunter and i need a place to hunt around the area all the land my family owns is in miss.so tell me if you now a place

Last post on 2/3/2010 by matthewdebnam
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Started On 9/16/2009
Tennessee Hunters
Check in and add me as a friend. I live in Gallatin, but I'm originally from Wayne Co., Tn

Last post on 12/12/2009 by BigGameHunter
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Started On 9/15/2009
changing the tactics
I hunt in coffieville,ms. The terain is very diverse and has varring vegitation. My camp was lucky enough to lease a very rare property which was a low lying hardwood bottom which was about 1000 acer...

Last post on 11/27/2009 by doodley
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Started On 11/17/2009
Trespassing
I have a hunting lease in TN and I caught a guy slipping along a ridge that I was hunting during the black powder season. He was not wearing orange either. The night before this happened I heard a s...

Last post on 11/27/2009 by doodley
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Started On 11/4/2009
Useful Ways To Use Old Sheds
My husband has come up with a fantastic way to use all the sheds we've collected over the years. Using the sheds as a 3-D picture frame. The shed actually holds your trophy buck picture. Swing by my...

Last post on 11/4/2009 by wyattandsabrena
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Started On 9/14/2009
Idaho
anyone else from Idaho?

Last post on 10/30/2009 by allflockedup
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Started On 10/16/2009
opening day
Tomorrow is opening day here in GA.. I'm not able to go but hope that everyone that is has good luck. Weather is going to be right to start off with. Good luck.

Last post on 10/18/2009 by hunter480
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Started On 5/31/2009
2009 Deer Camp
Need suggestions for a 2009 Ohio Deer Camp, I know it is late to start planning, but looking for a more self guided hunt then a guided one. Anyone have any suggestions? Camping is not out of the ...

Last post on 10/13/2009 by evilbeliever
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Started On 8/9/2009
Preseason Preparations
Got out Saturday with my hunting buddy and his wife. We had planned on getting all four ladder stands checked out, shooting lanes trimmed, and a couple commercial groundblinds set up, but wow. We`ve h...

Last post on 10/7/2009 by UpstateCowboy
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