Well rifle ended with a promising . didnt see any antlered rascalls, just a few doe. got busted by a couple of big ones, 8 and a 10 but unfortunatly i didnt get to see them. oh well there is always next year .
my neighbor was on other side of ridge when one took off with but on fire, , not really, but you understand, he coudlnt get a shot through all the brush, but said he counted 10. the eight was seen coming out of field i was hunting below, - a women that i wrk with lives down the road from where i was hunting, and she spotted it coming out of trees from where i was. she really knows how to cheer you up, telling you about the deer you've waiting for all day, just for it to sneek around. :(
worst part about it was informed with a big smile. unfortunatly i didnt find much humor in it. one of them thought it was really funny . :( --i didnt, nice to know they were still there but after some really rough days smart ass remarks on them being seen, wernt somthing i was looking for. good intentions -maybe, just ( I ) wasnt in right mood for it. Anybody else have those moments?
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...