Former and presently.
It isn't as active as it once was though.
The core group that I did most of my posting to found another haven to hang out in that is less agressive to them.
They are a great bunch of guys, and I'm glad they invited me to pull up a stump over there.
Out here in Colorado, and in the units that I haunt, it is a tricky game to figure out how far to pack in on a rifle hunt. You want to get away from the masses that have moved game away from the roads but might want to stay close enough that you are taking advantage of the animals forced movements. There is no universal distance but I like the 1.5 to 4 mile range for day hunts where I am not planning on bivying out. This keeps you in that productive buffer zone where the animals are really...