Any suggestions on hunting lions without dogs. We just bought some land in area 20 of Colorado. I saw a lion about 20 yards from the house. The neighbor has found at least 4 deer kills from lions. I would like to thin them out.
I don't know how successful you will be trying to call them. I have lived in Utah my whole life, and I have only seen two lions without the aid of my good old hound dawgs. I'm sure the situation is different where you are at. I know there is a good chance you could get them to respond to a call, but as cats are they are silent and stealthy, and I can almost bet that if they sense that anything is out of normal you'll never even know they are there, and they'll be gone. Try it, what are you out? hunting is always fun.
your only chance without dogs is just dumbluck,being there when hes in the right spot,the odds are very low.If I were you I would make friends with someone who runs hounds and make plans to hunt this winter
Don't assume that when fall comes, or hunting season, that the big bucks, and big bulls leave. Whitetail deer bucks especially, simply hide. And they hide very well. Mule deer bucks may leave a little. Bull elk may leave, but don't assume they do. Don't assume any of them do. I mean - where would they leave to? (Just another place where, for the most part, they would be hunted.) These big animals have the ability to hide in very small, very obscure places. So, embrace the fact (...