Pretty cool, but what are the odds for drawing a tag there?
I actually used to see them on the 70 west of Denver. My buddy went to CU in Boulder for 5 years, and I'd go visit every spring. We'd always go skiing in Winter Park, and I remember heading up the 70, just before we kicked north on some road. A couple different times they were right down on the edge of the road, I assume eating the salt.
Always ewes and young males, but still pretty cool.
Others have offered up a sighting of roughly 2 inches high at 100 yards as a good sighting scheme. In my own experience I have come to favor a sighting of 3.5 inches high at 100 yards. This allows for the individual to hold dead-on (directly in the middle of the top and bottom) the animal out to roughly 350 yards.
Magnum calibers such as the 7mm Remington and 300 Winchester will extend this slightly. At 400 yards I hold directly on the backbone of the animal. The drop at this range allows the...