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Last year, I wrote an article about the challenges of solo hunting for Gohunt.com. Most of my days in the backcountry are on solo trips. I wrote this article to share some of the challenges and trials that you will face when you go solo. The bear featured in the cove photo was taken on a solo hunt in Idaho.

There is something special and almost magical about hunting solo. Today, there is even a show dedicated to solo hunting. In some ways, going solo has become a rite of passage.

Solo hunting out West was a forced necessity for me. Like many hunters, I have an unquenchable passion for big game hunting and dreamed of moving and living out West. It was like western hunting was woven into my DNA. Over the years, I traveled often from the east to west to hunt big game. Finally, in March 2016, my family made the move to Missoula, Montana. Once we arrived, I was itching to get into the wild. This was our first time in Montana and I did not know many hunters. I was also blessed to have a flexible schedule that allowed me to hunt in the middle of the week. So, I started going it alone.  [Read The Article At Gohunt.com]