Moon Phase question - Page 2 - Deer Hunting Forums

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

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #11 (permalink)  
Old 12-09-2011, 03:06 PM
tator's Avatar
tator tator is offline
B&C 180 Class
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: North-Central Missouri
Posts: 3,139
Default

Here in Missouri, at the start of our "rut" season, the moon was full and there was alot of action at night. Not that kind of action. They moved a lot. More than normal. After checking trail cameras on the property I hunt, I have noticed over the years that whitetails do in fact move more during th evening hours on a full moon rather than a dark moon. All deer are different and all deer are the same. In some places in one state they may move more at night than 10 miles down the road. Heck, each herd is different as well. I don't think there is any doubt that deer move more during a full moon than a darker moon. Now, whether or not they are feeding more or not, that's of no concern to me.
__________________
...and on that day when my strength is failing, the end draws near and my times has come, still my soul will sing Your praise unending, ten thousand years and then forevermore!
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
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 Man7563
buckfever5650
BruceBruce19595360
timberghost3886
joel the signman3608
tator3139
gfdeputy22745
delbert1489
Buckshot1219
hunt NH1203
Photos
Deers I have Known
giterdone
Deers I have Known
Team DHC Articles


    All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:31 AM.



    LinkBacks Enabled by vBSEO 3.0.0 RC8