Will_Hunt4Food - you are absolutely correct! And that is why I have retired from that rat-race. I am happy to harvest does/cows for filling the freezer. Just wish I was able to enjoy a pronghorn doe as well here. Maybe next year!
Thanks Biker! I am planning to do both - a late season and an early season if possible. I too have learned a lot from the comments and hope to put that to good use here in another 7 months! I wish you success as well in all of your 2012 hunts - especially that deer!
How many of you out there keep a journal of your hunting trips or outings? I started to about 20 years ago and then moved them from a journal to a story that I will send out to my friends so that they can enjoy the time as well. I'll aslo put into the journal the scouting trips that go along with the hunts of limited or once in a lifetime hunts.
I have found that if you buy a small notebook that fits into your shirt pocket and take it with you when you head out is the...