We didn't get to weigh him because we backpacked him out, but 2 front shouders, the cape and head were about all I could carry. I've packed out a few deer before and he was the biggest bodied I'd ever seen.
Let me start by telling you the story of two Johns.
John number one went on a day hike with a couple of friends in the Cascade Mountains about an hour from Seattle. He somehow got separated from his buddies and became lost. John was dressed in casual cloths for a warm weather day hike and had nothing but a lunch with him. He spent three days in those mountains and luckily made it out to tell the story.
John number two, a friend of John number one, was much better prepared when...