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anyone archery hunt Rum river St Forest or Mille Lacs wma

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im trying to decide whether to stick to carlos avery or head up to rum or mille lacs wma for archery.

i have rifle hunted this area 4 years now but last year i didnt even see anything and many other hunters in the rum area didnt either I wonder if Archery season would be better

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I live about 20-25 minutes away and will try the Mille Lacs WMA this year. My buddy went there today to yote hunt at 5:30 am and 6 kids were playing music so loud he turned around and went home. Might have been bear hunters? I occasionaly drive through both and sometimes see a deer wander across. I also rifled hunted the WMA years ago and it was good for deer but also good for a lot of people. The State forest is open for the early antlerless season so there must be some deer around.

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