Adam Lynn of Tacoma hunts deer in Eastern Washington for the meat as well as nature observation and camaraderie with friends.
Rich Landers photo
Erin Van Horn of Shelton, Wash., pauses at the Deer Park hunter check station with a whitetail buck she shot in October. “It’s a small buck but it should be delicious,” she said. Women are more likely than men to hunt “for the meat,” a survey found.