Several in Northern BC and Yukon-- i am somewhat familiar with-- drove with one of top guides in BC from Liard River to FT nelson a few years ago-- i always wanted to do one but $$ made it a no go-I lived in Ak and subbed dall's for them. PM or email me if interested.
well i booked a stone hunt with simpson stone outfitters. I am going next august. I can't afford this hunt, but i won some money at a trade show. And i figured easy come, easy go. My winnings cover the hunt, so i figured why not.
You chose a great outfitter. I did a goat hunt in 2004 with Simpson Stone Sheep. Frank is a Great outfitter.
Along with the in-laws, we all tagged out in 5 days (Goats, Grizz and Stone Sheep). We were very happy, but be prepared for bad weather. After our first 5 days, we were clouded & soaked in for the remaining 10 days, shutting down any chance at moose.
PS. Don't just work the legs, put in some time on the saddle or at least an uncomfortable bike seat before you go!
We all take every precaution when we are hunting and harvesting our animal. Well, what about after the animal is down? Do we know what has happened to that animal over it's lifetime? The following is an example of why we should be careful when we cut.
2 years ago, my father shot a nice 8 point on opening morning of the rifle season in Vermont. It was a beautiful, 2 1/2 year old deer, looked really healthy and moved normally. When my father went to skin it for...