I get off work in 7 1/2 hours so my 4TH will be starting at 0730. Going for a mountain bike ride in the morning, followed by a bbq with the family in the evening and watching fireworks! Sounds like you also have a nice 4TH planned with the family. Hope it's a good one
Being retired I have found that the best thing to do on a weekend even a holiday weekend is to just relax. Then as the week rolls around it is time to get out. Since most people work they only have the weekend to play and that is when the lakes and rivers and hillsides are crowded. Come Tuesday they will be nice and quite again and I can see if I can bust some snow drifts with my wheeler and go scouting.
Good call with the take it easy on the weekend and go play with everyone is back at work. I'm able to do that at my job as well since we bid for our shifts. I take the thur, fri, sat so I can head out when everyone is coming back in from their weekend. I'm thinking a little cabelas trip here if they are open today! Have a good 4TH
Just about every hunter who has hunted big game animals has used a rope to drag his game. Over the years I have seen many kinds and sizes used for this purpose. One of my friends brought a deer to my house to hang in my garage for butchering, and he had a 1” hemp rope that was at least 12 feet long on it. It was large enough to tow a truck! Another time I saw a guy stuffing an entire 50-foot coil of that stiff, plastic rope into his pocket to use as a dragging rope.I have found that the ideal...