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.
There is one tip I have learned over the years in hunting whitetails in late season snow. Do not overlook soybeans left standing on the edges of fence rows, woods, creeks, buildings wherever it might be, this is where the deer will be while the food lasts during late season. December/January will pull deer in from some distance away to feed on the easy to get to food.
I killed one of my nicest bucks off of a very small patch of soybeans that was left after rains created a...