"I heard a noise and thought I saw something move so I fired off a shot in that direction just in case, but my rifle jammed so I couldn't unload the whole magazine so probably cost me a bear."Biggest mistake I see was not properly explaining that the shot the first day was a brush shot.
I'm not a naturally dishonest person and wasn't prepared for him to flag me down and ask me directly. I definitely wasn't thinking he was going to send someone down there.Biggest mistake I see was not properly explaining that the shot the first day was a brush shot.
"Bear hunting" and "brush shots".
Something to learn in every thread.
See @Fatcamp, works like a charm."Brush shots"
Sounds as good as the guy I ran into on the mountain years ago who told me he got some "Sound shots" in the day before. He heard something in the woods, so he shot in the direction of the noise. I asked the rough area they were hunting, and I made damn sure I wasn't anywhere near there the rest of the week.