First of all, you should make sure that your hunting equipment is ready before the start of hunting season. You need to purchase blinds if you are a shooter or should buy tree stands if you like hunting with bow.
You should also purchase scent-masking product which will help you in camouflaging your scent and thus will help you hunting the whitetail deer.
You need to have license in order to hunt in a certain area or territory. Many states charge fee for allowing hunters to hunt whitetail deer in hunting season.
You should get information about the season of whitetail deer and also about the exact location where you stand a good chance to hunt it down.
Try to mark the main places where chances are high that you will find a whitetail deer. Without selecting certain places, it would be an uphill task to find a whitetail deer.
After selecting a place for hunting a few days before the hunting season starts. Set up blinds or other equipment as this place and it will serve you as a base camp for hunting.
You should also remove the bushes or other things that can become a hurdle during hunt and stay silent and undetected which will help you in getting success.
The dawn and dusk are the best times for whitetail deer hunting. You need to become alert in these timings as you will not get many chances to find a whitetail deer.
You should spray deer scent before taking position as the whitetail deer would not be able to feel you smell in the air.
You are supposed to be a good shooter because you need to make the right shot within second after finding a whitetail deer. After successfully shooting a deer, drag it to your base camp or put in into your vehicle.