Schmidt scored on this 9-pointer during Wisconsin’s annual
gun-hunting season last week.
“What a satisfying hunt!” Dan reports. “Especially considering the fact that
it was extremely cold that morning. It was 8 degrees when we headed for our
stand site. That ranks right up there with the coldest temperatures I’ve
ever hunted in. All I can say is, ‘Thank goodness for the Heater Body
The hunt, which was captured on video by managing editor Jake Edson, will be
featured in a 2009 episode of D&DH
TV on Versus Country.
On a statewide level, Wisconsin saw a dramatic decrease in its deer harvest.
Early reports indicate the gun-hunting harvest was down by as much as 28
percent in some areas.