I've used the tanning kits before with some success. Be sure to get it fleshed well and use a coyote sized hanger to dry. I tried drying one by hanging it from its nose...i ended up with a wiener dog! They will stretch way out when they're wet.
It's a pretty easy and straight forward process.
How many of you out there keep a journal of your hunting trips or outings? I started to about 20 years ago and then moved them from a journal to a story that I will send out to my friends so that they can enjoy the time as well. I'll aslo put into the journal the scouting trips that go along with the hunts of limited or once in a lifetime hunts.
I have found that if you buy a small notebook that fits into your shirt pocket and take it with you when you head out is the...