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Offline Falcon

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Whitetail Question
« on: August 04, 2017, 06:47:35 PM »
Pulled a late quality whitetail tag in NE Wa that has oct 21 thru nov 22 hunt dates.  Looking for a heavy mature buck.  What is the best days  to hunt them in the rut.  I have heard the nov 19 is post rut by some. 
I have 5 full days to hunt. 

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Bryan
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Re: Whitetail Question
« Reply #1 on: August 04, 2017, 06:57:31 PM »
 The last 5 days. No way is it post-rut by the 19th.
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Re: Whitetail Question
« Reply #2 on: August 04, 2017, 07:21:39 PM »
Agreed.
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Re: Whitetail Question
« Reply #3 on: August 04, 2017, 07:25:42 PM »
Concur for sure

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Re: Whitetail Question
« Reply #4 on: August 04, 2017, 07:36:10 PM »
Early Thanksgiving week is a great time for heavy whitetail action. I make a point of being out there Sun-Mon-Tues of that week. Do you have antlers and a grunt call?

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Re: Whitetail Question
« Reply #5 on: August 04, 2017, 07:41:03 PM »
I have both.  Never used either.  I wish I had them last year.  We had a pair of bucks clashing horns 200 yards downhill from us..  Could never get close. 
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Re: Whitetail Question
« Reply #6 on: August 04, 2017, 07:56:25 PM »
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Re: Whitetail Question
« Reply #7 on: September 01, 2017, 11:15:19 AM »
we hunt the extended whitetail season every year and the first two to three weeks of november are the best time.

 

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