As firearms deer season’s wind down and rut activity dwindles, many hunters begin to feel anxious if they have yet to score on that buck they dreamt about before opening day. Time to punch your ticket is running out.
If desperation is setting in, don’t let it. Instead try one of these tricks to save your season before it’s over.
Break Your Pattern – You and your fellow hunters hitting the property every weekend like clockwork, maybe Friday afternoon, Saturday and Sunday then everybody is back home until next weekend? Work the weekend and take a Tuesday or Wednesday off. Deer pattern us and our activity in their environment as well, if not better, than we do them.