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Bow hunt 9-29-16

Posted by Travis (Tigger) on September 30, 2016 at 10:15 AM Comments comments (0)

CONDITIONS

TEMP: High 68, Low 49

WIND: WNW 5-10

SKY: Partly Cloudy

MOON: Waning Crescent

Spooked a deer as soon as I started walking down the trail leading to my stand. Minutes after I climbed up in the stand and sat down, I heard a deer blow behind me and turned to see a doe and fawn standing about 30 yards away. The momma doe walked within 20 yards and then turned and walked away the way they came. Around 8:30am a doe walked i...

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12-26-14 afternoon

Posted by ken on December 30, 2014 at 9:05 PM Comments comments (0)

Afternoon Hunt

Location: Food plot blind

Arrived at blind:  2:40 p.m. 

Sky: Mostly Cloudy to partly cloudy

Temp.: 50 degrees

Wind: SE @ 5 - 10 mph

Pressure:

Moon: waxing crescent

Sign Observed: tracks

Deer observed: 1 3 pt. @ 4:45, 5 pt., and 2 other smaller bucks at 5:05

Other animals observed:

Rut action observed: light sparring

Other comments: Spooked deer off food plot trying to walk out at dark

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12-26-14 Morning

Posted by ken on December 30, 2014 at 8:55 PM Comments comments (0)

Morning Hunt

Location: Woods stand

Arrived at stand: 6:45 a.m. hunted til 10:00

Sky: Mostly Cloudy

Temp.: 35 - 40 degrees

Wind: ESE @ 5 mph

Pressure: 30.26

Moon: waxing crescent

Sign Observed: tracks

Deer observed: 1 3 pt. @ 6:55

Other animals observed: squirrels

Rut action observed:

Other comments: Spooked some deer right before I got to stand.  Got in stand, and grunt called, nd 3 pt. came in from be...

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12-21-14 Afternoon

Posted by ken on December 29, 2014 at 9:25 PM Comments comments (0)

Afternoon Hunt

Location: Food plot blind

Arrived at blind: 2:55 p.m.

Sky: Mostly Sunny

Temp.: Lower 50's

Wind: ESE @ 3 mph

Pressure: 30.06

Moon: waning crescent

Sign Observed: 1 fresh scrape edge of food plot

Deer observed: 2 does @ 3:10

Other animals observed: 1 bobcat right at dark

Rut action observed:

Other comments:

12-20-14 Afternoon

Posted by ken on December 29, 2014 at 9:20 PM Comments comments (0)

Afternoon Hunt

Location: Food plot blind

Arrived at blind: 2:45 p.m.

Sky: Sunny

Temp.: upper 40's to  lower 40's at dark.

Wind: N @ 1 - 5 mph

Pressure: 30.22

Moon: waning crescent

Sign Observed: 1 fresh scrape edge of food plot

Deer observed: 5 bucks from 4:10 - dark.  one five pt., 2 spikes, 3 pt., and small 6

Other animals observed:

Rut action observed: light sparring

Other comments: 5 pt....

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12-17-14 Morning

Posted by ken on December 29, 2014 at 9:05 PM Comments comments (0)

Morning Hunt

Location: Woods stand

Arrived at stand: 6:38 a.m., hunted til 10:40

Sky: Cloudy.

Temp.:  upper 30's

Wind: N @ 2 - 5 mph

Pressure: 30.30

Moon: waning crescent

Sign Observed:

Deer observed: 1 spike at 8:35

Other animals observed: squirrels

Rut action observed:

Other comments:  Heard deer thrashing a tree at 8:20, behind me, couldn't see it.  Tried grunting, spike came in from food plot.

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12-14-14 evening

Posted by ken on December 29, 2014 at 9:00 PM Comments comments (0)

Evening Hunt

Location: Woods stand

Arrived at stand: 2:05 p.m.

Sky: Cloudy.

Temp.:  54

Wind: SE @ 2 - 5 mph

Pressure: 30.13

Moon: 3rd qtr

Sign Observed: Fresh scrapes

Deer observed: 1 spike at 4:30

Other animals observed:

Rut action observed:

12-14-14 - morning

Posted by ken on December 29, 2014 at 8:55 PM Comments comments (0)

Morning Hunt

Location: Woods stand

Arrived at stand: 6:40 a.m., hunted til 11:45

Sky: Cloudy.

Temp.:  46

Wind: E @ 2 mph

Pressure: 30.19

Moon: 3rd qtr

Sign Observed: Fresh scrapes

Deer observed: 1 deer at 10:00, couldn't tell what it was.  1 doe at 10:15. 

Other animals observed: squirrels

Rut action observed: Heard running/crashing toward ditch @ 10:00. Couldn't see what was going on.  Maybe buck chasi...

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12-13-14 Afternoon

Posted by ken on December 29, 2014 at 8:45 PM Comments comments (0)

Evening Hunt

Location: Food Plot Blind

Arrived at blind: 2:50 p.m.

Sky: Cloudy.

Temp.:  Upper 40's

Wind: SSE 2-4  mph

Pressure: 30.26

Moon: waning gibbous

Sign Observed: A few tracks. 1 rub. 1 scrape.

Deer observed: One horn spike at 3:40

Other animals observed:

Rut action observed: None

Other comments:

12-6-14 Evening Hunt

Posted by ken on December 11, 2014 at 9:50 PM Comments comments (0)

Evening Hunt

Location: Food Plot Blind

Arrived at blind: 2:35 p.m. Hunted til dark

Sky: Partly Cloudy - Mostly Cloudy.

Temp.:  53 starting out.  Dropped to 45 at dark.

Wind: NNW 7 - 20mph

Pressure: 30.35

Moon: Full

Sign Observed: A few tracks. 1 rub. 1 scrape.

Deer observed: None

Other animals observed: Crows

Rut action observed: None

Other comments:  Cold.


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