There are folks who have hunted longer than some of us have been alive. There are new hunters here, and a lot of folks with experience levels in between. The one thing in common is that we all love the thrill of the hunt and share a willingness to help each other.
I have never yet made it to Idaho - everyplace has its special features and every hunter has skills and stories that are unique to them too - so while there is a LOT of information on this site, I look forward to your contributions and learning from you while you are here. I have a feeling that you are going to like it here.
All of us, at one time or another have gone on a hunting trip and had what we call “Blue Bird” weather. Warm evenings and almost hot days. We hunt in our t-shirts and enjoy the sunshine. We are way up in the mountains and have a whole week to hunt. How could it get any better?
That is, until we score on that big buck or bull. We work to get it out of the field and skinned as quickly as possible to cool it down. But try as we might, we just can’t get...