I saw your post ... I also drew a 2003 36B Rocky Tag. Went with White Cloud Outfitters and harvested a fine older class / eight annuals ram. You can see his picture on the Monster Muley Picture Gallery.
He will score in the low to mid 160's... currently at the Taxidermist. I passed on five legal rams before finding this old ram. We nick named him "old heavy" as he was broomed down to a nine inch diameter on the left side.
Chops ... This BB is dead on the Sheep Subject are you going to FNAWS? I will be there with my wife to receive the Grand Slam Award.
I only spent five days hunting. Huge advantage going with a local outfitter. Mike lives in Challis and has taken eleven sheep out of unit 36B. I am envious of you being local and able to spend the time to scout and learn the unit. Again congradulations on your hard earned ram.
Deer hunters spend so much time trying to pattern deer that we forget that we also can be "patterned." After all, most of us hunt the same days and the same hours, so it isn't difficult for deer to figure us out.
While we would never recommend giving up hunting the traditional moving times for deer -- early morning and late evening -- it's important to keep in mind that deer will move at other times of the day. Sometimes hunting through lunch, or getting in your stand earlier than usual for an...