Moose Calling • Cold Weather Goats • Guide to Sitka Blacktail
The Opener 6
Editor’s Tracks 8
Hunting for a Compliment 12
Gear Shop 16
Guns, Ammo & Ballistics 24
Haugen’s Technical Talk 28
Thomas’ Wing Shooting 32
After the Shot 38
Advertiser Index 106
Last Shot 114
Scott Thompson Painting 104
A look at our First Annual Hunt Alaska magazine Special Edition Print by Alaskan Artist Scott Thompson.
How Close it Too Close? 44
Author Bob Robb talks about the increased pucker factor when hunting Alaska’s big brown bruins.
Caribou. . . Again 52
Paul D. Atkins shares his memorable experiences hunting caribou in Alaska’s Far North tundra.
When We Were Kings 60
E. Donnall Thomas, Jr. reflects on one of the most memorable hunts of his lifetime.
Cold Weather Goats 68
Tony Russ searches for a billy goat to fill an awaiting trophy mount on the wall.
Sitka Blacktail Deer:A Complete Guide 76
Contributing Editor Lon Lauber explores aspects of hunting for Sitka blacktail deer in Alaska.
Calling Moose 88
Associate Editor Scott Haugen provides us with valuable moose calling information.