The other option to mull over is the Montana unlimited bighorn sheep tags. They have a couple districts that sell over the counter sheep tags to residents and non-residents alike. They are the only state that offer a opportunity like that. Although I've heard that these districts are supposedly about as rugged and hard a hunt as you can get.
I've attended a few Utah Sheep Foundation dinners. You can buy tags at the auctions for as low as $35,000 and as high as $90,000 depending on the ecconomy and how rich people are feeling. Most of the tags last Dec went for $30k to $45k
The Utah sheep tags ( if you are lucky enough to draw in the Lottery) are $500+ bucks for residents, Non Res is probably 3x to 5x that.
A good Utah Desert Bighorn will score 155 to 165 and the Utah Rockies run 170- 190
I drew my Desert Ram tag on my first try. But thats really rare. Expect to accumulate 12-17 points.
Have you ever looked all over the house and garage for a piece of hunting equipment or an article of clothing? I sure have... or at least I used to. I found that storing my hunting gear in large containers that are labeled not only saves me time looking but also saves space. I used to have my gear all over the house, taking up space that I needed for other things.
Here's what I do now. I went out and bought some large plastic tubs and everything goes in them. I...