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How to Keep Trail Cameras from Spooking Deer

Hiding trail cameras is important when it comes to getting more pictures of big bucks.

Trail cameras have become the cornerstone for most hunters’ scouting. But, have you ever seen a buck become camera shy? More than likely, you’ve run into this problem if you used trail cameras.

Now obviously, various cameras have different flash intensity and might even operate more quietly than others. However, it can still be detrimental to your hunting endeavors.

Jeff Sturgis walks through his hidden trail camera strategy.

Keeping cameras from being silhouetted and out of site is a key factor for trail camera success. It’s also noteworthy to check cameras strategically. This means switching out SD cards when the conditions are correct and doing it scent-free.

Will you incorporate this into your trail camera strategy?

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How to Keep Trail Cameras from Spooking Deer