I know it's pretty vague but I know there is some public land on the south side of the unit. A buddy was up the moutail lion hunting last year and saw alot of elk......but that was late in the season. There also is storm moutain just outside Drake.
yeah its just so close that it works well for us we will see if we can find anything. also i have a unit 20 doe tag and my buddy a buck tag. we were looking into big elk meadows area any luck there? we have otc elk tags so i will be around 20 i guess.
Winter is tough on whitetails, that is an accepted fact.
You can help the quality of your herd by providing winter plots - that are not necessarily designed as kill plots.
Having what I call green plots - that the deer can browse in when most of the other food is gone, can greatly benefit the deer herd when they need it most.
Come December - at least in our area of the south - most of the mast is gone, all of the crops were long harvested and this green browse can really make the difference for...