D. McGiffert with his AK Sitka blacktail.
By Leighann Bodenchuk, Assistant Editor
Last month, we covered blacktail and mule deer opportunities from Texas to Alaska (see Article 4101
). In Report 10952
subscriber D. McGiffert tells us about his boat-based Sitka blacktail hunt on Admiralty Island with Glacier Guides (907-321-2180; www.glacierguidesinc.com
) in Nov. 2014. This was McGiffert's fourth hunt with Glacier Guides; he previously took brown bear, black bear and mountain goat with them.
McGiffert flew into Juneau, AK, then took a floatplane to the 78-foot Alaskan Grandeur, which was home for the duration of his hunt. Alaskan Grandeur
features four suites, each with a private bath and a comfortable salon....