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  1. How long?

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    Tonight while sitting in my stand I spooked a very large buck. The stand I was in sits in the middle of a windbreak between 2 corn fields. I was watching 2 does wander around that had just come out of some woods near the field on my left. After about 10 minutes I figured being there isn't a buck...
  2. Spooked big buck. What would you do? Seeking strategy.

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    Hey All! Sweet evening hunt today in a swamp. Saw the two nicest bucks I've seen while hunting (which doesn't say much as I've only been doing this a few years, but still I'm pretty pumped). Left me with a conundrum. In the last few minutes of good light, the nicest buck I've seen showed up...
  3. Advice for relative newcomer (Spooked deer and urine)

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    For all the old pro's out there. I spooked a doe on my way out of my stand this morning, and also saw a large buck. I ducked behind cover so the buck did not see me but may have smelled me (the wind was wrong). How long would you wait before hunting the stand again? Should I leave it alone...
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