Was able to get out with some good friends and my wife for a early week hunt. The birds were very strange today, but we did mange to make 10 take a dirt nap. Saw thousands of birds so as soon as we get some weather the hunting could get real good!!
Let me start off by saying that I am a scaredy cat.
For someone that spent 3 years in 82nd Airborne jumping out of all manner of military aircraft, my friends find this ludicrous - but... it is what it is!
Climbing stand? Yep, still scared - put me up 15' and that is about it.
Ladder stands? I am better in these - but still cautious.
Chain on stands? Used to love them, now they terrify me.
I was once ridiculed for putting chain on stands waaaay too high - some of my friends...