My son drew a Cache Utah Moose permit! Now the work begins. I sure would be appreciative of some pointers on where to focus in the unit. We will be hunting for most of the entire season. Any help would be great.
Wish I could help you but I know nothing about the area (not even where it approximately is). I suspect the standard strategy of: find water, find cows wait for/call bull would work; its practically a universal approach to moose hunting regardless of the area.
If you've never hunted moose before - be mindful of the effort required to retrieve a 1200lb animal. Come-alongs, quad-winches, a boat etc etc will be VERY useful. A lot of people under estimate this and it ruins what should be the hunt of a lifetime.
I am NOT an expert. But I'm too cheap to pay for anyone else to do the job (local shop wanted $200 to tan my coyote hide). I've used this recipe for rabbit hides, deer hides, a moose skin, and a coyote pelt. I've adapted this recipe from one I found online. Feel free to use it but use this tip at your own risk and comply with all local laws wherever you are. When butchering: Cool the hide as soon as you can get it off the animal. Remove the hide form the...