Yes I think it is down a little on deer and antelope but still not bad. Elk seems to be about the same for the areas I was looking at. I am sure it will be a mad rush come 5 Aug and good luck on line or over the phone as I am sure they will be packed. I will be going after a doe tag as we are putting together a last minute hunt for a friend who did not think he was going to be able to hunt but now can. So glad we have left overs even if they may not be the best tags in the game.
In the darkness, the hunter stumbles through the underbrush, making noise and leaving his scent seemingly EVERYWHERE!
Daylight will be here in 30 minutes and he wanted to be in the stand an hour before daylight.
"I know I left that stand RIGHT in this area last night," he mutters under his breath, "but where is it now?"
He traipses back and forth in a zig zag pattern, getting himself overheated and sweaty, but never finding the stand he left there the previous evening – and eventually sits on a...