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How to Build Elevated Deer Blinds On A Budget

Creativity goes a long way when trying to build a deer blind on a budget.  (T.A. Harrison photo)
Creativity goes a long way when trying to build a deer blind on a budget. (T.A. Harrison photo)

Deer are fickle creatures. It’s agonizing what sets them off, and then conversely it’s amazing what you can sometimes get away with.

Not much is more aggravating than a wise old doe picking you off from a treestand and snorting her stupid face off alerting every other deer in the county that a predator is present. Once in a while poetic justice wins out, but usually bunch of alarming noises ruin the hunt.

To become an accomplished whitetail hunter, one must learn to realize the factors will make a deer come unglued. Then the goal is to stay ahead of those triggering mechanisms – experience and time in the woods are the only ways to learn these lessons.

Another part of earning veteran status as a hunter is recognizing ways to maximize results with minimal effort. That minimal effort is best when obtained at or below budget.

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