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.
There are still some who insist a scope is not needed for the type hunting they do, ignoring the advances of the last 150 years in optical sights. (Even the ultra-conservative US Army has adopted optical sights.) The idea that in some special circumstances open iron sights or aperture (peep) sights might be more useful is not lost on me, but with the inevitable advance of age comes the reduction in visual acuity needed for using iron sights.
I believe that many who completely resist the idea of...