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.
First of all, if you haven't gone winter backpacking, it needs to happen in the near future. It puts a very unique twist on the summer version of the activity. Yes, it's cold but it's nothing that being prepared can't remedy. Beyond it's therapeutic and recreational value, I think it is a very good tool for the big game hunter as well. I don't think that you can spend too much time getting to know the ins and outs of the area that you hunt. And there is no better way to gain experience in...