Go Back  HuntingNet.com Forums > Archery Forums > Bowhunting
 ATV's during Bow Season >

ATV's during Bow Season

Bowhunting Talk about the passion that is bowhunting. Share in the stories, pictures, tips, tactics and learn how to be a better bowhunter.

ATV's during Bow Season

Old 12-16-2007, 11:50 AM
  #11  
Host of Hosts
 
PABuck_HNTR's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2003
Location: Erie, Pennsylvania
Posts: 5,780
Default RE: ATV's during Bow Season

On private property do what you want. You pay the taxes not me
I have hunted a private 1000 acre farm a few times with some guys from work. These guys are a bit older than me and use 4 wheelers to get down close to their stands. These guys only rifle hunt so I'm safe when I go down archery hunting, but these guys are always wondering why they aren't seeing many deer when they go there and when they do they are seeing alot of young deer. I tried to tell them themature deer are wise to the 4 wheelers and they are basically ruining their hunts by using them. They see the small deer because they aren't as educated yet as the older ones. They just can't grasp the concept. 5 4wheelers on opening day before daylight makes one hell of a ruckus.
PABuck_HNTR is offline  
Old 12-16-2007, 11:53 AM
  #12  
Boone & Crockett
 
Rob/PA Bowyer's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 1998
Location: Hughesville, PA USA
Posts: 18,322
Default RE: ATV's during Bow Season

They can be a very valuable tool when used correctly, unfortunately they rarely are.

I've never used mine to get to a stand however, I do use it for food plots. They can also be valuable to drop someone like a friend off at a stand rather than walking the two of you in and then you leaving. The deer here it come and go and relax vs hear it come and stay and be alarmed.

Valuable to pick the animal up afterward to to save the hide from dragging thought that's another reason I'm considering a cart...less noise, disturbance and scent.
Rob/PA Bowyer is offline  
Old 12-16-2007, 02:31 PM
  #13  
Banned
 
Join Date: Feb 2003
Posts: 27,585
Default [Deleted]

[Deleted by Admins]
Deleted User is offline  
Old 12-16-2007, 02:34 PM
  #14  
Boone & Crockett
 
Charlie P's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2003
Posts: 19,137
Default RE: ATV's during Bow Season

believe ATVs are great for carrying feeders and feed into the deep woods,
See told you they were a tool of Satan.
Charlie P is offline  
Old 12-16-2007, 02:36 PM
  #15  
Typical Buck
 
travisville's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Orr, Minnesota
Posts: 937
Default RE: ATV's during Bow Season

There's no laws preventing it during bow season and you're hunting central not northern minnesota. Sorry that not everyone can get the memo that you are hunting. Cause yea I guess I should just walk 5 miles to get to my stand huh?

edit: I guess nobody is supposed to be trapping, grouse hunting, ice fishing, snowmobiling, dogsledding, or just do anything in the woods while you are deer hunting either.
travisville is offline  
Old 12-16-2007, 02:39 PM
  #16  
Boone & Crockett
 
Charlie P's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2003
Posts: 19,137
Default RE: ATV's during Bow Season

Cause yea I guess I should just walk 5 miles to get to my stand huh? [align=right]
[/align]
Stop being a girly man and walk, you might shoot Mongo on your walk in.[8D]
Charlie P is offline  
Old 12-16-2007, 02:45 PM
  #17  
Typical Buck
 
travisville's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Orr, Minnesota
Posts: 937
Default RE: ATV's during Bow Season

ORIGINAL: Charlie P

Cause yea I guess I should just walk 5 miles to get to my stand huh? [align=right]
[/align]
Stop being a girly man and walk, you might shoot Mongo on your walk in.[8D]
During the dark?[8D]
travisville is offline  
Old 12-16-2007, 02:54 PM
  #18  
Giant Nontypical
Thread Starter
 
Schultzy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: Central Minnesota
Posts: 9,445
Default RE: ATV's during Bow Season

ORIGINAL: travisville

There's no laws preventing it during bow season and you're hunting central not northern minnesota. Sorry that not everyone can get the memo that you are hunting. Cause yea I guess I should just walk 5 miles to get to my stand huh?
WTF do you know! I may live in Central Mn but I bear hunt in Northern Minnesota an hour south of the Canada border! Frickin 4 wheelers are buzzing around in and out of the woods making there own trails while i'm hunting! Drives me nuts! Have some respect for others!
Schultzy is offline  
Old 12-16-2007, 02:56 PM
  #19  
Boone & Crockett
 
Charlie P's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2003
Posts: 19,137
Default RE: ATV's during Bow Season

WTF do you know!
Wow take it easy man, your going to have a stroke.
Charlie P is offline  
Old 12-16-2007, 02:58 PM
  #20  
Giant Nontypical
Thread Starter
 
Schultzy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: Central Minnesota
Posts: 9,445
Default RE: ATV's during Bow Season

Well!! Some people i tell ya!
Schultzy is offline  

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information -

Copyright © 2022 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.