Western Hunting Journal, Premiere Issue whj001_premiere - Page 63

Early morning sunrises provide breathtaking scenery in the Frank Church Wilderness. recent was in the fall of 2013 when a pilot and two passen- gers took off from McCall, Idaho; the last of a group of six heading in for a November deer hunt. Only 10 minutes into their flight they flew into a fog bank and straight into the side of a mountain. With sixteen different air- strips, most managed by the state of Idaho with a few pri- vate ones to ranches and cab- ins, findin