I have been meaning to do this for a while but keep forgetting about it. I was just wondering how many VA hunters we have in here. I live in Harrisonburg which sits in the middle of the Shenandoah Valley.
Yeah, I have had a good year but not here locally. I got a doe with the bow, a 6point with a muzzeloader and a doe with the rifle but they were all in eastern VA. I did alot of hunting near Broadway this year, back in behind Neff Lumber Mill. How did you do this year?
There are still some who insist a scope is not needed for the type hunting they do, ignoring the advances of the last 150 years in optical sights. (Even the ultra-conservative US Army has adopted optical sights.) The idea that in some special circumstances open iron sights or aperture (peep) sights might be more useful is not lost on me, but with the inevitable advance of age comes the reduction in visual acuity needed for using iron sights.
I believe that many who completely resist the idea of...