this will be my first archery elk hunt this year. I've been up north slope, Daggett county a few times but other than that i really don't know where else to go. Does anyone have any pointers? Is the south slope a better bet? Any help would be great!
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,...