Are you looking to put in for 61 this year ? Also are you looking to hunt archery, muzzy, or rifle ? And do you know the unit at all ? What kind of a hunt are you looking for ? Are you looking to backpack in and do some serious hunting or sticking closer to the roads and trying to glass one up ? What is a trophy to you ?
The elk in the unit will range from all different elevations depending on the season and it also depends on your ability to dive into some steep and deep country to go after that bull of a lifetime.
Let us know some more info and we maybe able to help you out a little better.
I recently completed my first skull plate mount of my buck antelope from the 2010 season. I used a kit from Van Dykes, and I thought I would pass along the tips my dad shared with me, as well as one or two I figured out on my own. I have only completed the one antelope kit, but these tips should work for kits for other species as well.
1. Leave as much depth to the skull as possible when you remove the antlers/horns from the skull of the animal. This...