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Video: Bowhunter demonstrates touch-and-release deer hunting

Bowhunter sneaks close to a mule deer buck.
Bowhunter sneaks close to a mule deer buck.

HUNTING -- "Holy crap!" Buck says. "That was too close, whatever it was."

Given a perfect situation, this video captures a bowhunter crawling close enough to touch and startle a big mule deer buck.

Rich Landers
Rich Landers joined The Spokesman-Review in 1977. He is the Outdoors editor for the Sports Department writing and photographing stories about hiking, hunting, fishing, boating, conservation, nature and wildlife and related topics.

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