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Cold winters are not kind to outdoor enthusiasts, but winter hunting would better than any other season.Because the plants are withered in winter,it is easier to find animals outdoors.And at this time animals move slowly in winter due to their energy conservation, making it easier to hunt.

Snow tracking

There's a big patch of snow out there, and track your target carefully on a new trail that leads you directly to them.

The blood

If you hunt, especially if you are hunting large animals with archery equipment,snow is the best way to use blood trails.As bold as those crudely graded test papers we remember,it really stands out.Use it to your advantage.

Winter blizzard hunting

During winter hunting season, you can track a doe in sub-zero winter blizzards. Essentially, you are invisible to her. She can't see you, hear you or smell what you're doing in windy and snowy conditions.

Only hardcore hunters will share the forest with you

Many people don't like the cold, and the couch and football game are so alluring to them.

Animals have entered the winter cycle

The snow has always been on the ground, the cold has always been there. There's nothing new about making animal prints easier.

Your hunting area shrinks
For deer hunting especially, deer may "stockyard" later in the winter to conserve energy. This means that hunters have less area to cover.

Bait in your favor

For states that allow bait, tracking game (especially deer) will pound the bait pile when the snow rolls in and the drift gets deeper.

How to Stay Warm During Winter Hunting?

Winter hunting is the best time for hunting over any other season.Sure it’s cold out, but come on, that’s why we bring insulated gear and hand warmers.Having the right hunting gear can mean the difference between a bearable experience and a miserable time. When you’re comfortable in the field, not only will you be able to endure the cold longer, you’ll also have an easier time concentrating on the hunt, resulting in a higher success rate.

Add wool gloves
Most hunters would find thick gloves lack the dexterity needed for archery or firearm hunting. Instead, you could use wool gloves over your thin hunting gloves for additional warmth. Not only is wool odor-resistant and warm, but it also wicks sweat and pulls moisture away from your body and retains heat even when wet.

Bring hand warmer
When the temperature dips below zero outdoors, then you would need a hand warmer to keep your body temperature.Just something like Ocoopa Union 2s, these rechargeable hand warmers will accompany your whole day hunting trip: one in each front pant pocket to keep the blood circulating to your lower extremities, or in each coat pocket to keep your hands warm. These rechargeable hand warmers also can be combined into one, 360° heating, warm all day.Each hand warmer is claimed to produce a massive heat output run time of 8+ hours on low.And they’re easy to toss into a backpack and are your best winter outdoor products.

Wear neck gaiter
Incorporating a neck gaiter into your cold-weather wardrobe is essential for keeping valuable body heat from escaping around the neck. Some neck gaiters and face masks.they are either too tight, ill-fitting, or result in an intolerable build-up of sweat. A neck gaiter that can also serve as a face mask is a bonus.

Keep your boots dry
Trek long enough in mud, rain, and snow, and eventually sweat and condensation can build up inside, causing extreme discomfort, especially in the cold. After a day in wet terrain, be sure to dry the inside of your boots thoroughly before putting them back on the next day. If you don't, not only will your feet feel instantly icy cold, but your boots will start to stink from bacteria and sweat buildup.
Winter Hunting Tips in the Deer Hunting Season

Grains and vegetables

After weeks of estrus, he and the buck had to eat, especially when it was cold and snowy. Corn and soybeans are the main attractants, as are late season radish and brassica plots. In this environment, access to your booth is critical. Start early and try to sneak down the edge of a field or across a ditch or creek without the deer seeing you and stopping. The less stress you put on your food source, the sooner adult stags are likely to emerge before dark.

When it's cold
During inclement conditions, northern deer are attracted to spruce, pine and other conifers that provide thermal cover for wind and snow. There, the animals are less active, which allows them to eat less and conserve energy. Drive the snow deer into the coniferous bushes, then downwind, stand on the edge and watch the stag stand up and extend or extend its neck for a bite.

Track the Bucks
You made your way through the snow—a stag or an old doe? The stride length of adult male deer is significantly longer than that of female deer, and their fat front and rear footprints are associated with drag marks.

If it's hot

If you enjoyed hunting last week in the afternoon, but mornings are often better when the weather is unseasonably warm and dark and cold. Some stags that move and feed at night hang around the edges of the fields during the first hour of the day, so be there.

Dive into the funnel

Don't get overly obsessed with finding food. Some old, wired stags hung out from the bunker until dark, no matter how cold and snowy and miserable it was. Going with the wind, sneaking back to the cover you think has a big deer stage or bed, and setting up an ambush is usually worth it.

 
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