You can join the hunter's parade along Divide Road and then head down the drainage of your choice. It's all possible through there, but patrolled heavily because it's on the border of Unit 61, which is a "trophy area" It's sort of down hill hunting and up-hill to camp type of hunting though. Last year a fellow shot a nice bull during archery in Unit 61 and tried to claim it was shot in 62, then ran across the road into 61. He got busted....so be careful.
There's another spot that's good later in the year, but I don't know about archery in the mid-drainage stretches of Roubideau Creek.
Check out the mapping website: Click on Unit 62 and snoop araound. If you select the feature that shows elk concentrations, you'll see the pattern, but it only provides generalities. You can also select land ownership that will indicate public vs private land.
In the darkness, the hunter stumbles through the underbrush, making noise and leaving his scent seemingly EVERYWHERE!
Daylight will be here in 30 minutes and he wanted to be in the stand an hour before daylight.
"I know I left that stand RIGHT in this area last night," he mutters under his breath, "but where is it now?"
He traipses back and forth in a zig zag pattern, getting himself overheated and sweaty, but never finding the stand he left there the previous evening – and eventually sits on a...