I hunted 24 during 3rd season in 2007, have not
killed a Bull but had a great time and did see Elk.
I will be going back during 3rd season this year
with friends, and hunt the same area. I hope the
weather does what its suppose to up high during
that time and puts the Elk in migration mode. This site
is a great place to obtain info.
I've successfully hunted there, but I'm not sure I'd say I enjoy all the company.
There are a few good bulls running around up there, but for the most part, you're looking at raghorns and cows, which really sin't a bad thing. There are tons of hunters in there simply because there are a ton of elk in these units with lots of BLM and Nat'l Forest to hunt. Don't be surprised if you see camps parked right off the road............they're everywhere. Unless you plan on hiking in a good 3+ miles, you're gonna have alot of company.
Historically, hunting has been a sport that has been predominately participated in by men. There have been notable exceptions, of course. Eleanor O’Connor, wife of the famous hunter and outdoor writer, Jack, traveled with him and hunted in many parts of the world, taking her share of game, including some exceptional trophies. Not as well-known to hunters today were Martin and Osa Johnson of the early to mid-1900’s. Together they traveled to many places that seemed extremely exotic and...