By Tim Jones, Managing Editor
Shortly after our March issue hit your mailboxes with a caribou update on the cover, Sammy Cantafio of Ungava Adventures
(866-444-3445) called to let us know that rumors of his retirement are, unfortunately for him, greatly exaggerated. "At age 63, I'd like to cut back," Cantafio told The Hunting Report
, "but the government seems intent on destroying the outfitting business in northern Quebec, especially for caribou. I have a life's work (more than 35 years) invested in this business; nobody has come up with the money to actually buy me out, and the only way to keep it alive is to keep it open and running."
Cantafio has made no secret of his intention to phase out of the business as soon as practical, a fact we reported in both our April and December 2011 updates on Quebec caribou hunting......