Hey, guys welcome to the show. Today I bring Karl Blanchard back on, who many of you may not know is quite the die-hard mule deer hunter. Karl was a guest on the show a few weeks back and told the story about the bull for his brother, which is an awesome story that I’m really glad we got to share on the podcast. If you haven’t listened to it, make sure you go check it out. As far as today’s episode goes, Karl and I dig into a day by day what deer hunting should look like in order to be successful in taking big mature bucks every year. We talk about the biggest mistakes you can make as a mule deer hunter, and the similarities between hunting different states. Thanks for listening guys, and wish me luck, I’m trying to tag a nice mule deer with my sharps as we speak!
- Interview starts (2:30)
- Mule deer tactics (5:30)
- Consistently hunting the same area (14:45)
- A day in the deer hunting life of Karl (16:15)
- Early season hunts (18:30)
- Constant tactics from state to state (23:30)
- Biggest mistake deer hunters make (26:00)
- Out of state hunts (31:30)
- Hunting escape routes (35:45)
- Packing out in a blizzard (41:30)
- Hunting in snow vs best weather possible (48:30)
- Mountain goat hunting (56:15)
- Why we hunt (1:04:15)
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