hunter777, Yes you are right. Jessica has been on one elk hunt with me, last year. She is a trooper and did great staying up with us, over the down timber and 6" inches of snow. Her cousin shot his first bull elk on that hunt, we were slowly stalking in the trees and spotted him at 100 yards in his bed and thankfully the bull was looking away from us.
model88, We were outside of Buffalo, WY., just west of Gillette. I agree, hunting them is a blast.
One of the best ways to scout your hunting area is to look for signs that mature animals leave behind. Wallows, scrapes, rubs and areas littered with tracks are great evidence that game are using your area. But why not look for the single piece of evidence that you are hunting for when fall rolls around anyway... antlers. Game animals in the family cervidae shed their antlers annually. Why not use these unique souvenirs as a way of helping you fill your tag next fall?
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