Turkey season was coming to a close. I had been close a number of times this season but I still had an unfilled tag. The season had been unusually dry. Areas that normally were green and growing had been dry and brown for the past couple months. Snow had disappeared a long time ago and… Continue reading When the Weather Says No
If you could get a turkey by sheer effort, I guarantee I would have a turkey by now. Actually, I would likely have two or three. Unfortunately though, hunting doesn’t always come down just to effort! In my pursuit of a Colorado turkey I can’t tell you how many hills I’ve climbed or valleys I’ve… Continue reading Turkey Hunting…..Closer, But Not Quite
I have worked hard and long at getting a Colorado turkey, but have been unsuccessful so far. Many miles of hiking and searching for turkeys in the Colorado hills have allowed me see some turkeys, but never get close enough for a shot. It’s been a lot of work but no result. For this reason,… Continue reading Turkey Hunt Thwarted by a Horse
I am still fairly new at this hunting thing. I’ve learned a lot but I also have a lot more to learn. One important lesson I have learned however is when it comes to hunting, you gotta do what you gotta do! What do I mean? Anyone who has spent time hunting will tell you… Continue reading Do What You Gotta Do!
Name: Aaron P Date of Hunt: December 8, 2016 Location of Hunt: Eastern Colorado Animal Hunted: Pheasant Were you successful?: Yes! Weather, Wind, and Conditions: Slight eastern wind, dusting of snow on the ground and 30 F Interesting Details of the Hunt: This was my first opportunity to hunt pheasant. Having never hunted pheasant before,… Continue reading Aaron P – Pheasant, Dec 8th, 2016