Anywhere you have a good field of view.
from cliffs into gullys
Get high look down
Up hill shots under cliffs etc
You don't necessarily need clearings as you will see the deer moving through fairly thick stuff, if you have a good vantage point obviously before first light in position so you have the best chance of seeing them coming up, and on last night to watch em coming down.
There are heaps of places to go you just have to look for them.
I have found that many places to use a LR rifle this year and last hence the reason why I am building a long range cannon