- Mar 6, 2008
This is a thread for discussion of the article, Hell's Canyon Spring Bear Hunt , By Tim Titus. Here you can ask questions or make comments about the article.Grueling. This hunt is grueling. “Hardcore” would be a good word except it can actually have positive undertones in my mind. Grueling is a better word to describe this hunt. The entire hunt is grueling. What were we even thinking? With snow packs unrivalled in recent years, the only option to enter “The Canyon” is from the river. The Snake River Canyon. Even the insects and worms are black. What did we expect to find but a grueling hunt? And what made us think we could make it across the Snake River at flood stage in a 12 foot row boat? Oh, yeah, the guy in Lewiston that manages the river. He’s the one that said we could make it across the river in a 12 foot row boat. What was he thinking? He must have thought we were going in October. But, I get ahead of myself. Read More...