Still on the subject of Alaska
caribou, subscriber Larry Seidler (8452
) reports taking a trophy caribou while on a combo bear and 'bou hunt with Perrins Rainy Pass Lodge
(907-248-7599). He notes that one of the highlights of the hunt was "riding bareback to intercept caribou on the last day of the season."
In Canada, we received five entirely positive reports on caribou hunts taken in 2011 in Nunavut
, with Ryan St. John of Henik Lake Adventures
(867-857-2587). Taken together, reports 8346
by Jerry Goss, 8347
by Douglas J. Beaudoin, 8378
by Robert Di Pietro, 8379
by James Carstens and 8380
by Jonathan Warke paint a picture of three very successful hunting weeks. Gross completed his caribou slam here with his largest trophy; Warke took what he describes as a "giant" tundra wolf.....