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Author Topic: rut???????????????  (Read 61 times)

Offline yari

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rut???????????????
« on: November 08, 2019, 05:52:47 PM »
I hope everyone is doing better than me. this has to be the slowest rut I've ever seen. last weekend I saw zero deer in 3 days up north. this week has been 2 does and a fawn all week. I did have a beautiful red fox under me today. that was it. the odd thing is the temps have been 10-20 degrees below normal. it should be perfect

I post this in hopes my crabbing will change my luck.  --099-780 sometimes if I crab my luck changes. i'll be hitting it hard this weekend. heading to SD thurs morning.

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Re: rut???????????????
« Reply #1 on: November 08, 2019, 09:19:24 PM »
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Re: rut???????????????
« Reply #2 on: November 08, 2019, 11:54:21 PM »
Stick with it Yari, I've had dry spells like that before.  Seems a little too early for them to be on lockdown.  Don't know if you are typically an all day guy or not, but if you have the right wind and can get in close to bedding areas, mid-day might be productive.
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Re: rut???????????????
« Reply #3 on: November 09, 2019, 08:01:02 AM »
Good Luck yari, never give up and stay warm. It's going to happen, stay positive and don't be a crab, be like Bearclaw.  @--0--0133
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Re: rut???????????????
« Reply #4 on: November 09, 2019, 03:13:23 PM »
They aren't rutting hear yet, it's been cold enough too. Gun comes in next Sat . Hope things change!!
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Re: rut???????????????
« Reply #5 on: November 09, 2019, 03:22:21 PM »
2 squirrels today and no deer. others have them running wild all around me. i'm thinking they are in the corn
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Re: rut???????????????
« Reply #6 on: November 09, 2019, 07:21:19 PM »
Slow here too. My hunting app states peak starts to kick in tomorrow thru the 13th and back again 11/24 to 11/27
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Re: rut???????????????
« Reply #7 on: November 09, 2019, 08:31:58 PM »
Our gun season starts 11/22 here this year, a bit later than normal so I'm hoping the first round of breeding is mostly done and the boys are actively out looking for love rather than bedding down with a doe all day.  Will be a little iffy for us due to the high water we've had down there most of the year - but I suspect if we can get to the woods there's still a decent chance to catch a buck cruising up & down the thin band of woods that lies between the river & the fields.  Fields though are nothing but mud & weeds, there were no crops in this year.

Around here though they've been running day & night to get the corn and beans out and probably 75% clear.  2 Weeks ago they barely had 10% out.  Still have a doe archery tag to fill and will have a smokepole tag for up here too (either sex) so still hoping to get out more.
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