I am for looking for Colorado guides to hunt cow elk. Any recommendations from personal experience deeply appreciated. Last guide I had had fancysite web, but there idea of guiding was driving up and down logging roads...pitiful.
Are you a resident or a non resident? For a general cow hunt with a guide if you are a non resident check the Parks and Wildlife web page and do a search on Ranching For Wildlife and check out the outfitters that are listed there.
I have to agree here. If you do your homework on where you want to hunt and include the needed scouting in advance then your ability to harvest an elk increases dramatically to equal that of using a guide. If you have a good deal of money and just want somebody to point and say shoot then follow Critter's advice and look on the Colorado Parks and Wildlife website for reputable guide services.
While I was up on the mountains looking for some elk, we spotted some off in the distance. And while I was glassing these elk I couldn’t quite pick up the details of these elk because they were clear out there, and because I couldn’t keep steady enough to get a clear picture of what I was looking at. I told my brother, “I can’t really tell ‘cause I’m shaking.” He gave me the best piece of glassing advice I’ve ever been told (‘cause how many glassing tips can there really be...