I would have to say my dream hunt would be the exact same as yours. In fact, I want to go on several sheep hunts before I die, but I need to start on the first one. I am applying in several states for points and I know I have several years still to wait. However, I am really looking forward to it. I am happy getting some additional years of out west hunting and backpacking under my belt before setting out on a dream hunt. I have so many hunts that I still want to do and I think I finally have a pretty good plan in place to be able to draw a quality tag every year for the conceivable future. I need to start getting youth points where I can for my son so that he doesn't have to wait as long as I do! Then again, if he goes when he is too young, I don't think he will appreciate it quite the same.
In the darkness, the hunter stumbles through the underbrush, making noise and leaving his scent seemingly EVERYWHERE!
Daylight will be here in 30 minutes and he wanted to be in the stand an hour before daylight.
"I know I left that stand RIGHT in this area last night," he mutters under his breath, "but where is it now?"
He traipses back and forth in a zig zag pattern, getting himself overheated and sweaty, but never finding the stand he left there the previous evening – and eventually sits on a...