Just found out that a classmate I haven't talked to in 20 years got invited to be the sub-permittee on an archery hunt with his buddy. He's excited.
Boy Mike, they really dropped the permits the last year or 2. I could swear they were up in the 700-800's a few years ago, but only 405 this year???? Maybe that's where the tag quota will hover now that they have the moose population wehre they want it.
Let me start off by saying that I am a scaredy cat.
For someone that spent 3 years in 82nd Airborne jumping out of all manner of military aircraft, my friends find this ludicrous - but... it is what it is!
Climbing stand? Yep, still scared - put me up 15' and that is about it.
Ladder stands? I am better in these - but still cautious.
Chain on stands? Used to love them, now they terrify me.
I was once ridiculed for putting chain on stands waaaay too high - some of my friends...