So I know you guys take your fishing seriously up there. What meat do you cherish more elk/other game meat or salmon? I'd be taking the wapiti but all I know is that I wish we had the salmon fishing you guys have.
Forget about the salmon how about the halibit, and crabs? That is one problem that I have is that I like them all and really don't have a prefence of one over the other. But then if you called me and told me that you had some king crabs for dinner and I had an elk steak thawing out I'm afraid that the elk steak would have to wait till tomorrow.
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...