ADK, should you ever go on another outfitted hunt anywhere, ask the outfitter ahead of time to save some fat. I usually end up with a pile of the stuff every fall.
Good advice There Sawbill!
Guy that I was in camp with shot a bear the first night and it was nothing but fat. So I figgured if I got one it would be the same, oh well. They just tossed all his fat out and I did not ask for it.
Your season is starting to wrap up is'nt it? How was your hunters success?
Seen a monster today but my area is'nt offering a secong tag so he's gonna be there for next year. He was a little close to town so maybe not the MNR has been around alot lately. I think 25 bears in the last 2 weeks have been trapped in my town lots of cubs and sows but a couple monsters. Lots of dog bear confontations lately. People wont even walk at night.
And the MNR still wont budge on the spring bear hunt.
There is one tip I have learned over the years in hunting whitetails in late season snow. Do not overlook soybeans left standing on the edges of fence rows, woods, creeks, buildings wherever it might be, this is where the deer will be while the food lasts during late season. December/January will pull deer in from some distance away to feed on the easy to get to food.
I killed one of my nicest bucks off of a very small patch of soybeans that was left after rains created a...