Welcome to Hell: Hunting the Badlands of Southern Alberta
Great story! We live and hunt the not-so-bad lands in SW Sask, and can relate to the rough terrain, cacti and thistle, and the magnificent trophy tumbling down hill, praying he does not bust up his rack on the way down.
My biggest discomfort when it comes to hunting is my feet and when they get cold or wet my hunting fun slowly turns to a job trying to keep comfortable.
In my opinion wool socks are the only socks you should be using while hunting. Any other socks do not provide the proper insulation and if they get wet all they are good for is giving you blisters. A common myth people share is that cotton socks will keep you cooler than wool because of the lighter fabric but I have noticed that wool socks in...