Do You Deer Hunt Over Scrapes?
When you find that car-hood-sized scrape in mid-October, your pulse quickens. A big buck left it, no doubt, but what’s he look like? Where is he living? You hang a trail camera, and marvel at the number of bucks hitting the scrape each night.
No doubt about it, a big scrape is one of the coolest finds in the deer woods. But did you know whitetails will visit them in late winter? And in the spring? Click through these photos for more trivia on buck scrapes — and how to hunt them.