we always called not getting a buck on the first day of rifle season "getting snakebit". and whats the best thing for a snakebite? whiskey is what they told me... I was 14 the first year granny let them give me any medicine for it.
My father and I always hiked to the same spot a couple hours before day break on opening morning, there is a bluff that over looks a canyon.
He has been gone many many years now but I still sit in that spot every opening morning
May sound corny but that’s my tradition
I am NOT an expert. But I'm too cheap to pay for anyone else to do the job (local shop wanted $200 to tan my coyote hide). I've used this recipe for rabbit hides, deer hides, a moose skin, and a coyote pelt. I've adapted this recipe from one I found online. Feel free to use it but use this tip at your own risk and comply with all local laws wherever you are. When butchering: Cool the hide as soon as you can get it off the animal. Remove the hide form the...