As waterfowl season winds down, Nate shifts his focus from birds to bucks. A cold front moves through and has them hunting winter conditions during the rut – a deadly combo! To be successful in the pothole region of North Dakota, getting close to the bedding areas near key food sources is the key. Sometimes it’s easier said than done, but if you don’t get close to where they’re bedding there’s almost zero percent chance that they will walk past you in daylight hours.