That is a great picture. The look on your daughter's face and in her posture is like, "come on sucker... you just try and pry this antler from my fingers!" She definitely looks a little possessive of it. And rightfully so if she helped you get that toad. That is a great looking buck. His front fork on his left side is tremendous. Really good looking. I think your advice is not just good advice for hunters in Idaho. I think there are a lot of guys that could learn that lesson. You are not going to drive a four wheeler into the middle of a herd of elk or deer that really like the sound of your engine and want you to put a bullet in their vitals. Your odds are only going to go up the further you get from the ATV activity.
Today's headlines read, "Hunter Dies of Heart Attack!"
I don't know how many times I have seen that headline in the past 16 years that I have lived in Colorado.
I moved here in 1994 via the U.S. Army to Ft. Carson, Colorado. The "Mountain Post" as it is sometimes called.
When I arrived here, in pretty good shape, the unit told me that I could not participate in P.T. (physical training) for at least 30 days. Now, I had just come from an overseas tour in Korea and was stationed in the...