Gunpowder and Graphite


Saturday morning, 11/3, in Otsego County was overcast, damp and cool. I was in my stand before sunrise and settled in to wait for for legal hunting hours to begin. I sat on the narrow seat, crammed in between the rails of the ladder stand and let my mind wander for a bit while I waited for the woods to get light. I’m not sure of the exact time when it happened… Read More

So far 2017 deer season has been fairly uneventful. I hunted hard the first weekend of bow in New York and only saw 3 deer for 19 hours on stand. Later in October I hunted New York again and only saw two deer over the course of a full day. Oddly enough, I saw more deer in Vermont than New York during bow season, with at total of six. Regular season has… Read More