Tough Illinois Week Deer Hunting

Well we just returned from a tough Illinois week deer hunting. Illinois Week Deer Hunting We were greeted by very warm temperatures once again this year when we arrived in Illinois. We saw very few deer while deer hunting and that seemed to be the sentiment with all the other hunters we talked to as well. The warm weather had the deer moving mainly at night. With the moon being full most of the activity was happening at night. For the second straight year temperatures were in the mid seventies. I saw one deer from the stand on a six day hunt. Talk about frustrating and being mentally and physically drained. You try to keep a positive attitude but I wont lie it was hard to do. We put out two trail cameras and almost all of the activity was at night or right at dark or daybreak. One morning … Continue reading