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.
There are still some who insist a scope is not needed for the type hunting they do, ignoring the advances of the last 150 years in optical sights. (Even the ultra-conservative US Army has adopted optical sights.) The idea that in some special circumstances open iron sights or aperture (peep) sights might be more useful is not lost on me, but with the inevitable advance of age comes the reduction in visual acuity needed for using iron sights.
I believe that many who completely resist the idea of...