Sweet bull,and sounds like a sweet hunt also.I have been trying to talk my dad into putting in for muzzy in 61 so hopefully some more good bulls will convince him.A friend of a friend shot a 374 bull last week of archery that should help.he has 16 or 17 points and who knows how long it will take to draw unit 2.it seems like it slips a little further away each year.
That area has been pounded since archery season just becuase of all the easy access. You are going to want to be hunting low for this 3rd season hunt if you are looking for a good bull. One more thing it is going to be tough.
You may get lucky and still catch them bugling, to locate them, at first light and right before dark. Good luck on your hunt ! Send me a PM if you would like more specifics.
Don't assume that when fall comes, or hunting season, that the big bucks, and big bulls leave. Whitetail deer bucks especially, simply hide. And they hide very well. Mule deer bucks may leave a little. Bull elk may leave, but don't assume they do. Don't assume any of them do. I mean - where would they leave to? (Just another place where, for the most part, they would be hunted.) These big animals have the ability to hide in very small, very obscure places. So, embrace the fact (...