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It’s that time of year again when whitetail deer begin engaging in the breeding season.
With October in full swing, most hunting talk is centered around whitetail deer. After all, deer hunting is the second largest attraction in the outdoor sports arena in the Upstate, trailing only fishing as the region’s favorite outdoor pastime.
With summer starting to loosen its grip on the Upstate and outdoorsmen split between chasing deer in the woods and following college football, the lakes around the Upstate are really starting to empty out.
Much of this week has been spent keeping one eye on the daily tasks at hand, with the other eye squarely on the forecast ahead of Hurricane Florence
Whitetail deer hunters in the Upstate are busily preparing for the upcoming deer season.
For the first time, the official youth days of the whitetail deer season will be held before the regular season in each game zone on private lands. For hunters in zones 3 and 4 — from the Midlands to the coast — that means today is opening day.