Has anyone noticed an uptick in scrapesContributors to this thread:
Noticed a line of scrapes around two weeks ago and felt it may be kinda of early. Newer to hunting in the west central area of Wisconsin. Originally hunted in northern Minnesota and don’t remember this happening so early. Wondering what else anyone is seeing. Also have been seeing smaller bucks fighting on cameras assuming they are just mocking/practicing.
I've always seen early scrapes here in south-central Wisconsin. Pretty common.
always scrapes this time of year, mostly done a night... this is when the young guys do boundry scrapes ..
I see new ones every day , and caught a buck chasing a doe the other day , I am in SC . He did not provide me a shot though , but did pause for the pic, I was 60yrds away watching the action , a second smaller 6pt trailed them
I rarely see a scrape or rub on my place in SC kansas.I will find a couple every year but nothing like just a few miles away
Scrapes start showing up in my area of North Dakota in late September