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Old 10-08-2007, 11:48 PM
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Just was curious to getyouropinions on whats the warmest weather you would go deer hunting?
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Old 10-08-2007, 11:53 PM
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It was in the 90s this last weekend and I went Sunday morning and that was a mistake. Sometimes it is just best to stay home rather than lay down unnecessary scent when the deer aren't likely to move during unseasonably warm weather. I don't think the old adage "you can't kill one on the couch!" applies in the blistering heat.
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Old 10-09-2007, 12:02 AM
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First day it was 90*and humid . I was soaked by the time i got in the stand. seen 13 deer and killed a doe. So it was not hot enough to keep me from having some luck. Hope it cools down soon. 90 is my limit, till it gets hotter.
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Old 10-09-2007, 12:44 AM
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biggest whitetail buck I ever killed was on a 90+ day
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Old 10-09-2007, 04:10 AM
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Near a water source by chance? I am asking because the struggle so far this season it being so warm.
Currently none of my stands are near a water source but more near a food season.
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Old 10-09-2007, 06:00 AM
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The single biggest factor preventing me from hunting in the heat is meat spoilage. If I hit one and have to leave it overnight, I want to know that the meat is going to be good when I find it the next morning. I need night time lows in the 40s ideally.
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Old 10-09-2007, 06:12 AM
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Dont worry too much Fraley, its finally cooled off in Wi, now lets get out there and show some of these flatlanders what kind of bucks we raise here in Wi.
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