Greetings: Just wanted to know what your favorite Wilderness area to hunt elk is? Number of elk is important, but also that true Wilderness experience (remote, mountains, scenic, etc). Also, the name of outfitters in that area. Thanks, OD.
You cant beat the Bob Marshall Wilderness for elk here in Montana,Rifle season opens early in this wilderness area allowing you to hunt during the rut.Never used a guide but there are quite a few that hunt this back country.
If you want to properly preserve velvet antlers, you will have to inject & brush them with formaldehyde or some of the new less toxic chemicals (4 in 1 solution works great as does Knobloch's antler in velvet tan) as its easier to use however, both will work.
First, using rubber gloves take a razor blade and make small incisions at the tips of all points about 1/8". Next hang the antlers upside down, allowing the blood to drain. Starting at the bases inject the solution into the...