This photo is of my 2001 Barren ground caribou (which scored 377 Boone and Crocket) hunt in the North West Territories. I have also included a photo of a bull that I took last fall in Alberta. The bull measured 48.5 inches wide.
In the darkness, the hunter stumbles through the underbrush, making noise and leaving his scent seemingly EVERYWHERE!
Daylight will be here in 30 minutes and he wanted to be in the stand an hour before daylight.
"I know I left that stand RIGHT in this area last night," he mutters under his breath, "but where is it now?"
He traipses back and forth in a zig zag pattern, getting himself overheated and sweaty, but never finding the stand he left there the previous evening – and eventually sits on a...