Last weekend was the big deer-hunting opener. Which is a big deal in Aitkin world.
For months we feed the deer and lure them in close, and then at dawn on the first Saturday in November, we feed on deer. It’s a whole lot of fun getting up to speed on this if you haven’t grown up with it.
But it looks like Carson & Cole, unlike their daddy, will grow up with it. Last Saturday was their first day being around the action—though, of course, the boys themselves weren’t hunting for more than milk and naps.
Here’s some of the fun pics we captured along the way last weekend…