Yeah, I have that problem out here too. The only difference is that we don't get the mugginess and the bugs that you get in the south. I spent 5 months in Charleston in the 90's, but luckily it was from Oct to March.
Dont have that problem out here anymore, its been in the low 50's and raining in the lower elevations and snowing like mad up in the hills, we have had something like 4.5 - 5' of snow above 4000'. yesterday was dry but now the wet stuff is back for the next 7 days atleast. the ski resorts out here are loving it and plan to open this weekend.
It is a little warmer than normal but not too bad. I wore long underwear and layers with a light jacket yesterday. I took off the jgloves, acket and hat at noon because it warmed up, but by three it got chilly again and I put it all back on.
The record books, that are put out by Boone & Crocket and Pope & Young and where I live is Henry Kelsey they are a great way to research a state or a province for big game. This does take some time but the knowledge it gives you, can be very valuable. Not all hunters have their trophies recorded, as where I live after the Hanson Buck became the new world record typical Whitetail, we saw a flood of hunters and now that has happened, some hunters are shying away from the record books but...