I'm planning on putting in for a muzzleloader elk tag in west N.M and was wondering if it's better to go with the 1 thru 10 or 11 thru 15th this is the seasons where I'm putting in for basicly 16s and 15 any help will be appreciated
Is this a Land owner tag cause there is no hunt in the SW part on NM for elk with a muzzle loader.
If it is a Land owner tag you can hunt the private deeded ac Ranch only tags in unit 12 and maybe unit 15 any five consecutive days from oct 1 - Dec 31. If I can help let me know I will give you all the info I can
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...