Hey everybody, welcome to the show. On today’s episode, I bring on an absolute group of killers to talk blacktail hunting, seeing that were right around the corner of late season blacktail hunting here in the Willamette Valley. I grew up with Ryan Lovell, John Gebauer, and Jake Gibson, in a small little town that was pretty much in the heart of valley blacktail terrain. Over the years, the four of us have taken quite a few blacktail bucks, and we all understand the struggle that is trying to kill big blacktail. Hunting these deer our whole lives though, has aloud us to pick up a few things about them, which we try to share with you in this episode. I hope you all enjoy and learn something from this episode, I know I did. It was awesome to be able to get all my buddies from school on the podcast before I move off to Montana. Thanks for being on guys.
- Interview starts (4:20)
- Rifle hunting blacktail (8:50)
- Cameras for blacktail’s (11:50)
- Mountain bucks vs Valley Bucks (16:20)
- Using scents (24:00)
- How long bucks will check for does (29:50)
- Boots on the ground (34:00)
- Rattling bucks (38:20)
- The secret (47:20)
- Valley rut (51:35)
- Holding out (57:35)
- Bucks disappearing (1:03:35)
- Coyote hunting (1:06:20)
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