If you were to drive an extra 10-12 hrs into Sask I can help you out there.
One point to note is that SK and I assume MB as well (especially the northern farmland/forest fringe zones) have had 2 nasty winters in a row and the deer herd has suffered. No panic yet (there were plenty of deer and they could have used a little thinning anyway) but from talking to the folks back home numbers are noticeably down.
I found out alot last night about MN, I was thinking about maybe finding a place to set up camp and get myself a hog but Ive found out there arent many left and that only residents to MN can hunt them without tags. There is no open seasons for non-residents and most of the other hunts you need a guide. I'm one of those fellas that dosent like to use a guide if I dont have too. Oh well Ill have to find another hunt. I'll stick to hunting deer, moose and bear here we have lots. Bear hunting less then 2 weeks YEAHYA wish me luck.
I have done everything possible to get my kids involved in hunting. Every time out whether it be scouting, camping or during the actual hunt, I will challenge them to find their way back without using any electronics (GPS). Also without a compass. They know by now that I am going to challenge one of them, so right off the bat when leaving our vehicle or camp they will start picking out land marks to help them out. Makes me and them feel confident that if we were to somehow separate that they...