I [my brother and I, since you must have 2 to 4 party members for moose tags here] just drew a tag for the 2007 Minnesota moose season. One of five given for our zone this year. Fall suddenly seems very far off!
Let me start by telling you the story of two Johns.
John number one went on a day hike with a couple of friends in the Cascade Mountains about an hour from Seattle. He somehow got separated from his buddies and became lost. John was dressed in casual cloths for a warm weather day hike and had nothing but a lunch with him. He spent three days in those mountains and luckily made it out to tell the story.
John number two, a friend of John number one, was much better prepared when...