I recently watched this Eastman video. Some great footage on there. there is a Diy hunt in Colorado on there about two thirds of the way through. Anybody know what Wilderness area its in? Pretty country.
If it is the one that I am thinking of it is in unit 35 on private property. I have seen some of the largest mule deer that I have seen up there during the late elk hunts or while just up looking at them.
Unit 35 has a couple of wilderness study areas. Bull Gulch and Castle Peak. That area had a horrible winter kill a few years back. It might be a few more years before many mature bucks will be around. DOW needs to really cut back the number of buck tags in there, Eagle County genetics is some of the best in the state.
We all take every precaution when we are hunting and harvesting our animal. Well, what about after the animal is down? Do we know what has happened to that animal over it's lifetime? The following is an example of why we should be careful when we cut.
2 years ago, my father shot a nice 8 point on opening morning of the rifle season in Vermont. It was a beautiful, 2 1/2 year old deer, looked really healthy and moved normally. When my father went to skin it for...