I'm from St. Mary's PA. I was back there last summer and the elk were everywhere. I'd like to hear from anyone's experiences on the hunt,or their opinions.
Some of the locals say that hunting them would be like shooting livestock because they're so tame. When I was there they were easily approachable.
From the books that I have read, there is a lot of importance in knowing every nook and cranny of your hunting territory as well as the animal that you are hunting. So scouting as much as possible, just walking the land, will give you a good idea of what's around the corner or what's on the other side of a hill. Which can be very beneficial.
Making your own maps of human and deer trails, and different types of foliage such as group of pines,...