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.
My biggest discomfort when it comes to hunting is my feet and when they get cold or wet my hunting fun slowly turns to a job trying to keep comfortable.
In my opinion wool socks are the only socks you should be using while hunting. Any other socks do not provide the proper insulation and if they get wet all they are good for is giving you blisters. A common myth people share is that cotton socks will keep you cooler than wool because of the lighter fabric but I have noticed that wool socks in...