I know JR, my memory is already shot! Did you go up toward Mountain House for those photos in the woods? You can't have that snow in town yet. But theres some grouse up there too. There's a creek just before Mountain House. That's the picture in my house by the slider door.
Those where a couple miles further up the hill, towards Sisters. Did stop at the mountain house and let her run that creek for a little bit, just left the camera in the truck that time :/ As far as snow here in town...HAHHAHAHA we got a real heavy frost the other day, grass was white, does that count?
I rember seeing that picture next to your slider, I told the wife it looked familar, just wasnt sure actually where it was...heh.
Seen some recent picture of your boys, they seem to really be growing Hows the old man doing? Is he able to get out in the yard to at least chase feathers still?
Wapiti Wacker how close are you to Moscow? The reason I ask, the breeder I got my pup from has a 600 acre ranch near there, says he has harvested an elk out of there for the past 5 years. Seen pictures from the area, looks nice.
Others have offered up a sighting of roughly 2 inches high at 100 yards as a good sighting scheme. In my own experience I have come to favor a sighting of 3.5 inches high at 100 yards. This allows for the individual to hold dead-on (directly in the middle of the top and bottom) the animal out to roughly 350 yards.
Magnum calibers such as the 7mm Remington and 300 Winchester will extend this slightly. At 400 yards I hold directly on the backbone of the animal. The drop at this range allows the...