Elk Hunting Scent Control Products

Elk Hunting Scent Control Products

Elk Hunting Scent Control Products Are they effective? Should you use them? Elk Hunting Scent Control Products is Part 2 of a two part series on scent control for elk hunting.  Check out Part 1 of the series here. I saw movement in the opening on the side of the...
Scent Control Tactics for Elk Hunting

Scent Control Tactics for Elk Hunting

What are the best scent control tactics for elk hunting? Today’s blog is Part 1 of a two part series addressing this question. All was going as planned.  I had driven to a ridge top that was part of the Continental Divide.  Making my way in the dark, I walked down...
Favorite Elk Calls

Favorite Elk Calls

What is your favorite of all elk calls?  Do you have one?  In today’s blog, I’ll explore some of the different elk calls and why I have developed a favorite. I looked at the clock on the tent floor next to my sleeping bag.  12:08 A.M.  The sound that woke me up was...
Locating Elk

Locating Elk

Locating elk can often be a challenge.  Here are some of my observations and tips for finding them.   “Is that elk?” I asked my wife to confirm what I was hearing.  We were setting up our tent to begin a scouting trip.  My first archery elk hunt was 2 weeks away, and...
Elk Tactics – Patience is a Virtue, Or Not?

Elk Tactics – Patience is a Virtue, Or Not?

Patience is a virtue, so they say.  But is it one of your elk tactics?  Should it be? The early morning light reflected the bull’s respectable antlers as he followed his cows. They were climbing the ridge from the canyon bottom where they had fed all night.  I had...
Life Happens – Ups and Downs of an Elk Hunter

Life Happens – Ups and Downs of an Elk Hunter

A friend and I were recently comparing notes about the elk hunting applications we had recently submitted.  That reminded him of my website and he asked if I had been working on it.  I had to admit that it had been well over a year since I had submitted a blog post or...