Reminds me of hunting along the Koyukok & Kateel Rivers before TV Videos attracted every yahoo from Anc and lower 48--one year three of us traveled 1300 mi by boat to get there and back-- took three moose in the 220 range after turning down somehwere around 50 bulls--Now a days you'd be lucky see no less shoot one over 50" and then have to cut rack in half.
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...