I got my 1st choice, Colorado either sex Ranching For Wildlife tag, and I also got my 1st choice either sex deer archery tag. I am also thinking that I will get my 1st choice pronghorn rifle tag as well and should know within days on that one.
Gonna be a busy fall & early winter that is for sure, as I am also planing on getting an OTC antlerless elk archery tag, and likely picking up a leftover doe deer tag and maybe an OTC bear if I can match one up correctly with one of my other tags!
That's what I really love about Idaho. It's starts on August 30 and runs through November 23. I will have all of september off from work to chase moose, elk, deer, bear, lion, wolf, and turkey. Oh september can't came fast enough!
I've spent countless hours either on my hands and knees or bent over, messing up my back, looking for blood. One such instance I remember most was a hog hunt a few years ago in Mississippi. I had never shot a hog so when I poked a hole in this guy; I was determined to find him. Wearing snake leggings, I crawled on my hands and knees through the briars and the brambles and bushes where a rabbit wouldn't go. I found a spot of blood here and there but never the pig. And lucky for me, I didn't find...