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Sleeping

Postby Elkhunttoo » 11 17, 2019 •  [Post 1]

So, I finally scored this year and have found the spot I have been looking for since I switched units 6 or so years ago. As I sat at the wallow this year I came up with a question...has anyone tried sleeping by the water hole?

At The one wallow I'm going to build a "natural" ground blind next year during the summer. There is already a pretty good spot but a could fill it in and make it really nice. I'm just wondering if I slept there if I would spoke out more game then I would walking in and out every night?
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Re: Sleeping

Postby Swede » 11 17, 2019 •  [Post 2]

I would always move to a separate and unaffected place to camp, but I often snooze in my tree stand. I do not think I ever really go to sleep, but close my eyes and rest.
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Re: Sleeping

Postby Lefty » 12 02, 2019 •  [Post 3]

I slept in my box blind fairly regular, mostly for bear during hunting hours . :lol:
I slept because I needed the sleep

I slept in elk and deer country, not the blind,.. but near where I hunt

I use about every scent reduction help possible. I sort of do what many eastern whitetail hunters do. Come into the stand clean wearing rubber boots

I have spent a few hours in a tree hours before shooting for deer .

A neighbor down the road Has a great natural ground blind on privater ground, He goes in anytime or sends his dad and or kids in. He tries to go in clean and does wear rubber boots.
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