Just wondering if anyone has info. on how much snow there is up in the Flat Tops of Colorado. We leave Wisconsin in one week for our hunt and intend to hunt the wilderness to the north of Indian Camp Pass. Any help would be great.
I'm just going to take a wildazz guess here, but there probably isn't any snow below 9000 feet and not much more than an inch or two above it. The forecast has changed a bit from last week, it looks mostly like clear and cold with a slim chance of showers. I doubt there has been any significant snow fall, but there certainly has been some.
There are still some who insist a scope is not needed for the type hunting they do, ignoring the advances of the last 150 years in optical sights. (Even the ultra-conservative US Army has adopted optical sights.) The idea that in some special circumstances open iron sights or aperture (peep) sights might be more useful is not lost on me, but with the inevitable advance of age comes the reduction in visual acuity needed for using iron sights.
I believe that many who completely resist the idea of...