OUTDOORS NOTES: Another strong harvest at Ripley
Cool, wet weather greeted hunters at the second two-day hunt Oct. 29-30 at Camp Ripley near Little Falls, with archers harvesting 135 deer, according to the DNR.
Those deer, coupled with the 287 taken during the Oct. 20-21 hunt, represent the eighth-best harvest at Camp Ripley. Although the harvest during the second hunt is about 5 percent below average, the four-day total of 422 deer is 33 percent above the long-term average harvest of 316 deer for the two-hunts.
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