Just curious, it's been kind of slow around here because of cold weather this year. How many of you even hunt the yellow bellied marmot? I'm not sure where all they range so brag it up. Pictures would be cool!
Wind is one of the most crucial variables in any kind of big game hunting. It helps level the playing field between a hunter with a scoped rifle and the game animals being hunted. This is not novel information. Any hunter who has consistent success in the field knows this. I have tried a couple different techniques for keeping track of the wind. Here are a couple.
The most simple and obvious is to just stay cognizant of it. It is amazing how slight of a breeze you can sense if you just pay...