Delaying the rut for two more weeks.

Discussion in 'Michigan Whitetail Deer Hunting' started by stickman1978, Oct 29, 2020.

  1. motdean

    motdean

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    I would never have expected to have to explain my sarcasm to you of all people..... :eek::D
     
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  2. November Sunrise

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    LOL - you got me. Could you type slower so that I have a better chance to keep up?
     
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  3. motdean

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    I thought you were kidding about the meth labs earlier this summer.

    (Apologies in advance)
     
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  4. sniper

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    No...Only moon phases impacts the rut Deaner. I thought you said you were learning stuff here.


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  5. TheSteelDeal

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    The Moon plays a huge part of the rut but mainly affecting only the intergalactic Whitetails.
     
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  6. Luv2hunteup

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    It’s snowed some everyday since Friday night but melts everyday. They are forecasting a bigger event Sunday into Monday.
     
  7. stickman1978

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    No, but that cold rain causes shrinkage which is bad.
     
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  8. Ivabigun

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    Dry snow helps too! LOL! :)
     
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  9. Sasquatch Lives

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  10. MasterBaiters

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    Ended tonights hunt with a total count of 29,3 fawns 22 doe and 4 bucks,2 young bucks browsed within feet of one another,and a very nice main frame 8 with split brow tines briefly scouted the F plot,upon leaving walked up within 25 yds of a very nice buck drinking water from a pond,he was as suprised as i,did listen to some sparing ,but the Rain,Moon,Temperature Amount of daylight and whatever contributes to the rut hasnt materialized,as the wife said glaringly,only rut here is in the driveway...Yup that was my job... Gonna try again Sat.
     
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  11. Luv2hunteup

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    Today wasn’t a bad evening for my buddy. Moon was rising and nearly full.

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  12. TheSteelDeal

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    Nice buck! And wow that’s some snow. NWUP?
     
  13. Luv2hunteup

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    Southern Houghton county.
     
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