I have been hunting in this area for a while. Mostly in and around the Deming area am interested in hearing about any other spots open for hunting in this county? Anybody know some other spots here abouts worth looking into?
Its the most northern county of Washington State the link has maps that show it beter than i can explain it. Its close enough to Canada that you can see the lights of Vancouver BC at night from the foothills. You are in Colorado are'nt you? I envy your elk herds there.
One of the most important components of deciphering a new hunting area is distinguishing between the summer and winter ranges for the game that you plan to pursue. Without knowing this you cannot make reliable assumptions about where the game will be come opening day. Knowing these areas will allow you to take the current weather (as well as the past couple weeks) and apply that to the landscape and make an educated guess as to where you might find that big buck or bull.
There are a couple ways...