Photo by Denver Bryan/Images on the Wildside
Hardy and experienced, late-fall roosters are also scarce, paranoid, and elusive. October’s easy pickings are gone. Here’s how to hunt the cagiest, most neurotic game bird you will ever encounter.
1. Sneak In
Wary roosters can’t smell you, but they can hear you. Don’t park near your hunting area. Instead, pull in down the road, get ready silently, put your dog on a lead, and walk back. Rumbling up, slamming doors, talking, rummaging, and whistling at dogs will send roosters running or flying. [ Read Full Post ]