I've been out a few times on Ft C the number of WT hunters is off the scale! Had a nice MD buck at 30 yds in TA 8 the Wed before TGving; he was on a hot doe and wouldn't leave her. Oh for a tag! Also saw two yotes in there. Since it's a Low Veloc area calling 'em would be a real challenge...
What will be the next must have? I've used sticks they are okay. OTOH I see gear showing up all the time that seems designed to move more $ rather than really improve our experiences. For example have you noticed all the fishing guys wearing gloves and neck gaiters when it's 90 out? I have...
My '07 Honda Ridgeline (83,000 miles) will tow 5000# gets ~20 mpg (w/o tow), has s small bed and a hidden trunk. AWD with a rear lockout when you need it. Not good 'off road' but rides like a car and handles graded dirt fine. Too bad it looks like a soccer mom truck ;-P
Who are backcountryhunters.org? Seems we have so many conservation groups: RMEF Mule Deer Fdn,, WTF, Trout U., Etc. we may be diluting ourselves. OTOH, if they are a legit group with a niche, I'm interested. BTW-- SCI or Dallas SC?
Page 27: New whitetail only OTC 'B' licenses in ~15 areas including my home turf (591). Looks like P & W thinks they're an 'invasive species.' What I've read says that's pretty accurate. I've been killing mulies but since it's a 'B' I should get two deer next Fall.:)