first weekend down and no shepp but we saw a 30" ram and 2 ewes. My son-in-law made a shot at him but we under estimated because of the 45* up hill incline. The distance was 524 yards and he hit 2" below his front feet.
On the up side I took my first animal with my new howa ranchland 308. Got a coyote at 372 yards to help out the sheep and deer population.
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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