I have not. The only state I have seriously hunted them in is Vermont, and there have only been 2 in history from there, and only one of those was actually shot. The other was found dead.\
My father has one working his area right now though that the farmer saw the other day standing where my Dad parks his truck. The farmer saw it on Thursday, and told my Dad on Saturday that if he had seen it, he still would have been shaking, it was so big. Hoping he gets a shot.
I thought that was your job. There I was this whole time thinking that you were handling the boone and crocket deer problem... I have just been sitting back looking for small animals. Ha I'm just kidding with you. But hey, good luck if you still have some season left to work with.
Every year many hunters and outdoorsman and women come out west from the midwest and east coast to hunt the prized mulies and elk. One topic that comes up often is altitude sickness. My advice for flatlanders is to get into the best possible shape. Start months before your hunt, usually really ramping up my cardio around March or April.
I run 5-10 miles 3 times a week, and also go for walks carrying my pack with about 50lbs to simulate what could be on my back. Another useful tip is to drink A...