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hunting over snow??

Old 12-01-2008, 10:53 AM
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so there is snow on the ground here in central missouri. and it is muzzleloader season. i'm wondering where i should set up?? we have some hilly brushy openings where a huge three phase power line runs. a-lot of open fields and some very very very dense woods. if you guys were in this sutuation what would u do?? and some tips on hunting post-rut/post-season?? it's like the bucks just dissapeared and it's only does!!
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Old 12-01-2008, 10:58 AM
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I would get out and look for tracks. That will tell you where to hunt.
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Old 12-01-2008, 11:29 AM
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yes well there is not enough snow to really be able to tell prolly only enough to cover the grass in somespots in my front lawn.
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Old 12-01-2008, 07:16 PM
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Corn fields. Make sure he hasn't harvested it yet.
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Old 12-01-2008, 07:32 PM
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Find an easily accessable food source, winter wheat for example. Even in a dusting you can see where the deer are runnning. Look for tracks anyway.
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Old 12-01-2008, 08:26 PM
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if you have river bottoms by corn fields thats where i would go but like stealthHtr22 said find a food source and set up near it
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Old 12-01-2008, 08:47 PM
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Any kind of good food source. The deer really start to eat after the rut.
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