The Dungeness elk herd is in Sequim,Wa. Named after Dungeness River whitch is near by.Herd is 80-100 animals.The big controversy is between the do gooders that have moved in from California who think they are cute and want them protected and the residents that are tired of the Elk eating all there rose bushes and farm crops.The Elk spend about 10 monthes a year inside the city limits in a no shoot zone so it is a hard hunt.Permit only.I was lucky enough to get a nice 6=6 bull several years ago that scored 3043/8.B&C.These are Roosevelt Elk.
Wind is one of the most crucial variables in any kind of big game hunting. It helps level the playing field between a hunter with a scoped rifle and the game animals being hunted. This is not novel information. Any hunter who has consistent success in the field knows this. I have tried a couple different techniques for keeping track of the wind. Here are a couple.
The most simple and obvious is to just stay cognizant of it. It is amazing how slight of a breeze you can sense if you just pay...