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Old 10-03-2011, 07:18 AM
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anyone care to give any advice on this subject? Im in western virginia in the mountains, and it seems impossible to pattern these deer, because im new to this area.
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Old 10-03-2011, 09:35 AM
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Scout, scout, scout....

Is it hot & dry? Find a water source.

Find a lush food source.

Look for funnel spots...anywhere that the contour or layout of the land naturally pushes deer to through a narrower travel area...acts as a natural "funnel".
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Old 10-03-2011, 06:17 PM
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It has been hot up here lately and the acorns have been falling like crazy so there is no reason for the deer to leave the creek bottoms, therefore i have been sticking to bottle necks in the bottoms.
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