I hear that! We've had someone shooting deer, cutting off antlers, and leaving carcass for the coyotes. Been going on for past couple years. There have been 15-20 deer found like this in the area. They take any size buck , not just trophies.
Really P.O.'s me to spend so much time doing it the right way , and then have some $@$@$%& come along and ruin an area by shooting all the deer. Hopefully they"ll get caught someday
Im from missouri and this is an out rage. Iwas told by a game and fish fellow to watch out for something sounds too good usely isnt. I just this year ask an outfitter about private ranch hunts. and the first thing out of his mouth was send me the 50 percent then we would talk. sorry but hunting is going the wrong way
some of those private ranches are too big for their britches! there is plenty of public land to hunt and it is good hunting here in Colorado, if you know where to go.there is legal outfitters that will show you a decent hunt and then there are those who are way out in left field!!!.
First of all, if you haven't gone winter backpacking, it needs to happen in the near future. It puts a very unique twist on the summer version of the activity. Yes, it's cold but it's nothing that being prepared can't remedy. Beyond it's therapeutic and recreational value, I think it is a very good tool for the big game hunter as well. I don't think that you can spend too much time getting to know the ins and outs of the area that you hunt. And there is no better way to gain experience in...