Rough Season - Deer Hunting Forums

Go Back   Deer Hunting Forums > General Forums > The Lodge
The Lodge Meet other hunters and share hunting stories, tips, and tricks.

Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 11-19-2012, 03:45 PM
findmeoutside findmeoutside is offline
B&C 100 Class
Join Date: Oct 2012
Posts: 33
Default Rough Season

Anyone else having a rough season? i have hunted every weekend since opening day of Bow season and have only harvested one doe. i have seen more than plenty deer but everything i see is either a doe or a young scrub buck which i dont shoot.
Reply With Quote
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 11-19-2012, 04:45 PM
Hunting Man Hunting Man is offline
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Oregon, Ohio
Posts: 7,945

actually this season has been very good so far for me. With ohio hunting left maybe I will have my best year. I hope your success rate increases!!
Reply With Quote
  #3 (permalink)  
Old 11-19-2012, 06:58 PM
timberghost's Avatar
timberghost timberghost is offline
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: western new york
Posts: 3,934

Don't feel bad. I haven't had the time to go and when I did have time I came up empty handed. What tags do you have available?
Reply With Quote
  #4 (permalink)  
Old 11-20-2012, 05:49 AM
gfdeputy2's Avatar
gfdeputy2 gfdeputy2 is offline
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: New Hampshire
Posts: 3,018

NY treated us well but here in NH since I got back not a deer seen
leave for a week & they all went into hiding
Remember when posting what may seem innocent to you may not to others,
text shows NO emotions so please,,, don't take it personal & automatically go on the defense.
Take it w/ a grain of salt, take it as a joke or just let it go.

"If George Washington was asked for his I.D. do you think he just wipped out a quarter?"
Steven Wright
Reply With Quote
  #5 (permalink)  
Old 11-20-2012, 06:45 AM
findmeoutside findmeoutside is offline
B&C 100 Class
Join Date: Oct 2012
Posts: 33

HM- thats great for you happy to hear that someone is having great success in a few counties not to far from hear some of my friends are having a year like you! good luck on closing out your season.

TG- i can appreciate that most seasons i hunt 3-4 days a week this season with work being so busy i get one day which is Saturday since we cant hunt on Sunday in VA. In VA we get 3 Turkey, 1 Bear, 3 either sex deer, and 3 antlerless deer only. all that being said i still have a lot of hunting to do! i hope that you can get some time to get in the woods soon with success!

GF- i did see the picture of your NY buck congrats on that very nice kill. i know the feeling iwas in San Francisco CA for work for a week i come back to only find two pictures on my camera i think the rut has moved them for the second time this year. hopefully things will pick up for you and the season will be a success for us all!
Reply With Quote
  #6 (permalink)  
Old 11-20-2012, 09:41 AM
flexj's Avatar
flexj flexj is offline
B&C 140 Class
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: Lahoma, OK
Posts: 562

We are just now getting to the good part. Keep hunting!
John Eitzen
Reply With Quote

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 Man7945
joel the signman3608
hunt NH1203
Trail Cam Pics
Trail Cam Pics
Team DHC Articles

    All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:25 PM.

    LinkBacks Enabled by vBSEO 3.0.0 RC8