Up here in Alberta many people take a quick course and then write a test. I received mine by going straight to work for an outfitter as a kind of apprentice. I would call or go to your nearest Fish and Wildlife office and ask them. I think it's a fairly simple process anywhere.
Today's headlines read, "Hunter Dies of Heart Attack!"
I don't know how many times I have seen that headline in the past 16 years that I have lived in Colorado.
I moved here in 1994 via the U.S. Army to Ft. Carson, Colorado. The "Mountain Post" as it is sometimes called.
When I arrived here, in pretty good shape, the unit told me that I could not participate in P.T. (physical training) for at least 30 days. Now, I had just come from an overseas tour in Korea and was stationed in the...