Sheep Hunting in Alaska (2nd Edition)
The updated reference book for Dall sheep hunters. Every stage of hunting is covered within these pages--from conditioning to hunting strategies to selecting a taxidermist. Caloric content of backpacking foods and field-judging the three styles of sheep horns are examples of the specific topics presented. Experienced sheep hunters as well as novices will benefit tremendously from this comprehensive guide.
This second edition of the classic how-to book on Dall sheep hunting goes far beyond what was achieved in the first edition. This edition contains extensive instruction for attaining every sheep hunter's goal of being in "sheep shape" before the hunt. There is also advice on the newest footwear, clothing, gear and food for weight-conscious hunters. Dozens of brand names and models are listed and evaluated.
The latest adaptations of sheep to increased hunting pressure are discussed. The newest strategies for achieving hunting success are presented. A new section with some of the author's most memorable hunts has been added, including the story of the World Record Pope & Young Dall sheep.
Anyone who hunts or wants to hunt Dall sheep should read this hunting classic. Safety, comfort and success will all be improved by listening to what this renowned author/hunter/professional guide has to say about hunting Dall sheep.
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