I may actually buy a MF tag, if there are any left, not so much for the elk - but for the country. I haven't decided quite yet, fully. But then I would have to surrender running around the woods here, in AUGUST, for one of these local elk.
yes we are. neat hunt but lots of people. i found you need to get about 2-3 hours from the airstrip to stop seeing people though. We are going to base camp at the strip and spike out from there. I passed up a buck a day and screwed up a doulbe on a buck and bull. I counted my chickens before they where hatched.
So i am not going to deny my total belief in myself screws me up at times. lol
Hmmmm ... am I just too `old school' ... or is the IFG becoming something quite different? Or both? Is the IFG becoming more `relevant', contemporary? And if so, to who? Maybe the fact that I am logged on to BGH betrays a double mind ... but,
... perhaps it's just as well. I'll log off - while the masses pull up to their computers and log on, I will be chasing critters.
We all take every precaution when we are hunting and harvesting our animal. Well, what about after the animal is down? Do we know what has happened to that animal over it's lifetime? The following is an example of why we should be careful when we cut.
2 years ago, my father shot a nice 8 point on opening morning of the rifle season in Vermont. It was a beautiful, 2 1/2 year old deer, looked really healthy and moved normally. When my father went to skin it for...