If it's cold, like we've had here the last few days and overcast or sunny they can be out and active all day. When it's cold like thirty degrees or under they really have to eat to keep their metabolism hot. Now if it's a blizzard or really ugly they'll hole up, but again, if really cold but otherwise mild their out all day. Yesterday, Wed. I saw about seven coyotes on the flats while hunting antelope.
Today's headlines read, "Hunter Dies of Heart Attack!"
I don't know how many times I have seen that headline in the past 16 years that I have lived in Colorado.
I moved here in 1994 via the U.S. Army to Ft. Carson, Colorado. The "Mountain Post" as it is sometimes called.
When I arrived here, in pretty good shape, the unit told me that I could not participate in P.T. (physical training) for at least 30 days. Now, I had just come from an overseas tour in Korea and was stationed in the...