Just got drawn for archery elk hunt near Angel Fire, NM. In a typical year, is it better to go the first week of September or towards the end of the season? Season is Sept. 1-22. Any info is appreciated!!!
Unit 49 will be a tuff hunt. i would try and hunt the later part of the hunt. some nice bulls if you can find them.. never hunted there but know a few people who have. i will ask them and let you know. what part of texas do you live.
So you've booked an outfitted hunt this year. And you're going to get to ride horses into the mountains to save your legs and your back.
I've met lots of guys who've been in this same situation. They figure, "heck, how hard can it be?" But, I assure you, if you don't learn to get along with your mount for the week, it's going to be a bumpy, scary, noisy, and life threatening experience.
First, let's start with the horse itself. A horse trained under western style has 4 gears. The walk, trot,...