Bowhunting World editor Jace Bauserman hiked 68 miles in eight days on a Colorado elk hunt. A hunter can’t do this without preparation and hiking weekly is a great way to show up backcountry ready.
When you hunt big country, make sure you’re prepared to cover a lot of ground. Stamina. That’s what we’re talking about. Build it by running miles.
Long-distance running: Is it a bogus way to get fit or can it make a difference on your next backcountry hunt?
In this post of Grand View’s new #FieldGuide series, find out how to choose the right tree for your hunt and what factors guide your choice. This is a great first step for those just getting into hunting.