30 yards better than 20? - Deer Hunting Forums

Go Back   Deer Hunting Forums > General Forums > Crossbows
Crossbows Discuss all crossbow topics here

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 08-23-2012, 01:19 PM
beetlebomb beetlebomb is offline
Scrub Buck
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Posts: 20
Default 30 yards better than 20?

I've tried uncomfortable pit blinds that look like a stump pile and have come to believe the deer are as afraid of the bait as of any blind I might come up with. Now I hunt from a home made box blind and sometimes from a pop up over bait at 30 yards. I'm now thinking about moving the bait in to 20 yards, figuring deer sometimes hesitate/hang back from the bait and if they're within 30 yards I got 'em. My concern is, is 20 yards too close to an obvious ground blind?
Would appreciate any opinions.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Top Posters
Hunting Man7638
buckfever5650
BruceBruce19595397
timberghost3909
joel the signman3608
tator3168
gfdeputy22796
delbert1492
Buckshot1219
hunt NH1203
Photos
Hunting
klmt
Hunting
Team DHC Articles


    All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:14 AM.



    LinkBacks Enabled by vBSEO 3.0.0 RC8