My buddies had an unfortunate run-in with Joe Latham a few years ago in Colorado. His hunter finished off a buck that was already wounded and they were in pursuit of.
Don't mean to call the guy out but it's the truth. If you hunt with him or for that matter any other outfitter, check your GPS to make sure you are in the right unit-let alone the right state- Don't you think Joe?
Every year many hunters and outdoorsman and women come out west from the midwest and east coast to hunt the prized mulies and elk. One topic that comes up often is altitude sickness. My advice for flatlanders is to get into the best possible shape. Start months before your hunt, usually really ramping up my cardio around March or April.
I run 5-10 miles 3 times a week, and also go for walks carrying my pack with about 50lbs to simulate what could be on my back. Another useful tip is to drink A...