Pardon my first post, I've been searching around for info on unit 22 for the second season. Understanding that this isn't the premier time to hunt this unit, I'd love to get feedback on what regions within the unit to consider. Thanks in advance!
During first season last year I saw tons of elk in the alfalfa fields along Piceance creek each morning. In order to get to the elk as they are leaving the fields, you'll have to be creative, but there's lots of BLM land. Or you can just hit the higher elevation stuff on the north and west end of the Roan Plateau.
Being a bowhunting I've always been fanatical about scent control. Whether it's sprays, carbon clothing etc. I've tried it. The best thing that I have found for eliminating human scent is Betadine. It's been used in hospitals and homes for decades as a defense against infections on minor scrapes and burns. It can typically be found near the pharmacy in any of the major "one stop shop" stores, and a bottle will last multiple hunting seasons.
Before every hunt possible I...