How to prepare for the winter hunt and who to hunt
Winter is a difficult period, as for the process of hunting and to the hunter. And if the hunter has no knowledge and understanding of how to act in winter, all the skills of quick decision making and marksmanship may be simply unnecessary. Preparing for winter hunting, it is best to start with training on shooting in different weather. Might be useful for shooting from rifled weapon, which is conducted at various distances. Thus, the process of training is best carried out in conditions of extreme character, which are typical for the area. At the same time, in parallel with training in shooting, is not superfluous in advance to break and all equipment, ammunition and accessories. This will provide not only timely notice, but also to proactively eliminate all the flaws.
Preparing weapons and equipment for winter hunting, you must know in advance all the information about the nodes and elements of weapons and ammunition, as well as the peculiarities of its work and the use at low temperatures. It is worth considering that entering the room or machine in order to warm up, the weapon is left outside. The temperature difference can cause condensation which could then freeze and thus damage the weapon or any other device. Hunting in low temperatures, it is best to ensure that the rifle is pre-lubricated with a thin layer of grease or light machine oil.
If you use optics, you should remember that it will always require careful treatment and special care. It easy touch the breath of the arrow, in terms of frost, then will be the cause of frost formation, which in turn will not allow the hunter to make an accurate shot. In order to avoid such not very pleasant situations, it is best to use plastic covers or to have on hand a piece of clean cloth for wiping the glasses. In order to not freeze your fingers at very high temperatures, rifles, ammunition charge which one is better to charge in advance. If you use and magazine rifles, it is best to ensure to hand several in advance of charged stores of ammunition.
Planning a gathering on the winter hunt, you need to take care of several sets of clothes, especially if outing planned for a few days. Better to worry in advance and to choose the most warm clothes that will allow your body to sweat. It is imperative to have a matching headpiece and a hood that will not freeze. Any hunter looking for a warm and spacious shoes.
In winter, most often hunt rabbits, bear, moose, wild boar, ROE deer and black grouse. The most simple and fascinating, and as a consequence popular is the hunting of the hare a hare or hare. Feature hares can be called a penchant for eating it on the second day after a heavy snowfall. Knowing this, experienced hunters go after the hare it is in such periods. The tracking is one of the ways of hunting the hare. Feature of this method of hunting is the stalking of a rabbit by respective marks, which the animal leaves on the surface of the snow. Rabbit trail called Malik and he has certain characteristics that are better to know in advance, especially for novice hunters. Hare are a few specific character. In the process of movement, the animal puts the rear legs slightly forward, so the snow remained the imprint of the hind legs and then front. Despite this feature, you can go on the wrong track and chase hares in the opposite direction.
Very interesting and exciting as hunting can be called winter hunting for grouse. To get black grouse in the winter is much more complicated than in the fall. At this time, hunting with the approach becomes virtually impossible. Hunters who know a lot about the winter hunt, I believe that the most exciting is hunting for grouse in the hole. The pits are place in the snow where for the night buries the bird and for successful hunting, the place of lodging should be revealed the night before. Wild boar hunting in winter is also an extremely exciting activity that some hunters compared to the game, to win which is possible only with weak forces. A popular way this hunt is hunting the detachment, which requires not only careful preparation but also investigation of all areas where animals are fed.