this hunt is still pretty new the the unit. it is a ether sex tag and there will be snow. I would head to the northern part of the unit around hopewell lake. I wouldn't be to pick on what to shot. good luck.
Give me a call I live here in the unit and I will help you out. The elk won't be that hard to find but they will be down lower depending on the snow. I could help you out and probably get you some permission for some private land areas.
A perk of majoring in wildlife biology in college is the plethora of hunting knowledge that you collect throughout your course load. One of the most important factors in whether an area can hold large quantities of animals or produce large antlers is forage.
Most universities, state schools and even community colleges offer basic botany courses and plant ID courses. Although it might not be feasable for the average middle age hunter to pay tuition and go back to college to learn hunting...