STRAIGHT ARROW: Bowhunting in the Arctic, Part 2

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Straight Arrow

By Gene Culver

(Editor’s note: Part 1 appears in the Friday, Sept. 1, edition of The Kentucky Standard)


After pulling camp, our caravan of 10 Quads proceeded on across the tundra. It seemed like we could have been on Mars; there was very little vegetation and no sign at all that humans had ever been in this area before. In fact, most of the younger guides said they had never been to this area before.

Some of the high ridges were rocky, boulder-strewn and wind-swept areas that reminded me of the tops of Colorado’s 14,000-foot mountains.

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