Where we hunt pronghorn in the southwest part of SD near the WY border, the rut is usually around the last week of September-first week in October. WY hunting season is just prior and sends many pronghorn our way. Then they go back. At least that's how it looks to me.
Today's headlines read, "Hunter Dies of Heart Attack!"
I don't know how many times I have seen that headline in the past 16 years that I have lived in Colorado.
I moved here in 1994 via the U.S. Army to Ft. Carson, Colorado. The "Mountain Post" as it is sometimes called.
When I arrived here, in pretty good shape, the unit told me that I could not participate in P.T. (physical training) for at least 30 days. Now, I had just come from an overseas tour in Korea and was stationed in the...