I'm planning to buy 2 antelope tags each as that will give us nine total for a short trip up there. We had 18 last year for the three of us and even though we went twice it was just a little too much to handle, and I don't have the time for more than one trip this year.
One buck tag and two doe tags should be enough for a few days of hunting.
I got our doe tags this morning but The site was going so slow it took me an hour to get them. I got almost to th finish while punching in my credit card and got thrown out for reaching the 30 minute time limit and had to start over. Iwas probably the first one in but could have waited till later but I just didn't want to take the chance.
Elk have been killed close to roads where they could be loaded whole into the bed of a pickup. But it doesn't happen often and I'm not sure that is the experience that I long for. The type of elk hunting that I prefer requires rigorous physical exertion that can cripple someone who is not in shape. Being a college hockey player I have to be in at least fair physical condition most of the year but when one of my buddies got back from the Navy Seals he changed the way I think about physical...