The author and his close friend enjoy an annual pilgrimage to the high country to bowhunt elk. Last year's hunt treated them well. Pictured is Greg, T.J. Conrads and the author with three nice bulls they harvested

Traditional Elk Camp
Posted on November 15, 2012

This bowhunter tells about his favorite hunt of the year and the experience he shared with good friends last season. The cow came down the trail, from the top of Jackson Ridge just as I had anticipated when I selected the stand a day earlier. I wanted to be within … more

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Early Elk
Posted on February 24, 2011

Don’t Resist the Chance to Bowhunt Elk Before the Rut—It’s Not as Challenging as You Might Think   As darkness turned into dawn, my dad and buddy Ron could see 11 velvet-clad bulls feeding on an open hillside. The elk were above several fingers of dark timber. It was late … more