Has anyone hunted mulies in Sonora. I know its not cheap but it looks and sounds amazing. O'connor wrote a lot about it and I think it would be a unique hunt where you have an actual chance at a deer that will tape out wider than 30 inches
Have a couple of friends that have done it, on both sides of the border. The Sonorran desert is actually a huge area, and holds some dandy bucks. There is some good hunting to be found for sure, but as you said, if you have to go with a guide, it's not cheap.
There is one tip I have learned over the years in hunting whitetails in late season snow. Do not overlook soybeans left standing on the edges of fence rows, woods, creeks, buildings wherever it might be, this is where the deer will be while the food lasts during late season. December/January will pull deer in from some distance away to feed on the easy to get to food.
I killed one of my nicest bucks off of a very small patch of soybeans that was left after rains created a...