Yes sir I'm hunting oregon. I havent really ventured outof state for hunting. I cant really jusify spending the money when we have such great hunting here. its kinda like the hidden gem of the west. (shhh dont tell anyone)
I told everyone. lol, I dont think you could keep it a secret anymore. I have a bud that lives in Oregon and he has invited me a time or two.l But I keep getting lucky enough in AZ. One of these days I will be there.
One sister lives in Eugene, and another in Lebanon for now, but she also owns property in Aumsville. I was just out there last August, and my sister in Lebanon has access to a house on the coast and we stayed there for a few days as well. Very pretty, and we could walk down the cliffs to the beach and all. Collected some agates on the beach while there too... ;-)
My father had also retired there before he passed some years ago, and lived in Cottage Grove.
Actually, one of my wife's sisters lives in Oregon too, but I don't recall where and we're not in touch much. All I remember is that they have a potato farm of some kind.
The goal of all hunters is a quick, humane kill where the animal drops in it's tracks and is dead within seconds. But in a pursuit that has as many variables as hunting, sometimes things don't quite go according to plan. However, game can be tracked and recovered with the right skills and with patience.
First of all, you need to wait the right amount of time after the shot before tracking a wounded animal. I've heard estimates of waiting 30 minutes for a hit in the vitals and 5-8 hours for a...