written by Thom Garrett
edited by Danna Colman

I left out all the coyote traps. They weren’t worth a damn from what I’d seen so far. I’d snared rabbits and squirrels, funnel-trapped trout, snagged a wild turkey or two and a few grouse, even got me a little whitetail once, but not a single coyote. Those clever bastards could get in and out with my bait and never trigger the spring. Beats me how they do it, but I left out…