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    Re: Elk oufitters

    I noticed RClary just joined the forum and has made one post. Also, I am surprised there are no pictures of the two elk taken.  :dk: Oddly enough it is the Outfitters first post also........
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    Elk travel distance?

    What is the greatest distance that you know elk have traveled from water or food to bedding? I have seen them travel nearly 3 miles from a mountain bedding area to low river bottom (creek) and back before daylight. They can cover a long distance over night.
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    Colorado Elk Bugle/Rut Report

    Let others know if you are hearing bugles and rut activity....You could give some general geographic area for reference or the GMU.
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    Ultra Minimum gear??

    If you wanted to go into an area in the evening and stay the night; to avoid climbing a steep, noisy, difficult mountain in the dark, what would you take?? What would you need? Sleep pad, sleeping bag, 5x7 tarp, two trek poles, water, protein bars, pistol, head lamp, game bags By adding more...
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    Cleaning Skulls?

    Most states are now requiring the skulls to be cleaned before transporting out of state kills into the state to prevent the spread of CWD. What process and tools are being used in camp for the process of cleaning. Puts a hunter in a bad spot if you kill an animal the last day of the hunt and you...
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    Sept 2019

    My elk hunt is over for 2018 but I looked at the moon phase and Colorado season dates for 2019.....I'm ready to go! Hi, I am an elk addict!    LOL
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    Are they bugling?? Colorado?

    Heading to northern Colorado this weekend. Couple local Colorado friends are not hearing any bugle activity. Anyone hearing anything yet?
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    East vs West Elk Calling Contest?

    How come we don't have an Eastern Elk Calling Contest. Everyone I see is out West. Not enough Eastern elk hunters to make it worth while? Maybe the Eastern winners can meet the Western winners half way and have a sponsored Championship. Just a thought waiting on my time to elk hunt.
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    Colorado-HOT and DRY ?

    This question is about Colorado but could apply to other states. Rumor has it that Colorado is Hot and Dry this fall. The DRY part is the most concerning to me. The grass fields have died and have been cut already. I am certain some farmers have watered the fields and some will still be of...
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    Absolute minimum gear needed?

    In order to go as light as possible on a September archery elk hunt, for an overnight or two nights hunt, what would you carry?? 6x8 tarp, sleeping bag, sleep pad, water purification system, food that does not require cooking, game bags Could you do it with this list? What food would be good...
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    Backpack Alarm Clock

    I want a small lightweight and loud alarm clock to put in my backpack. Prefer an AAA or AA batteries. Anyone have any suggestions or one they use?
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    Stabilizer quick disconnect?

    I have recently added a B-Stinger 8? stabilizer to my bow. It is now an extremely tight fit in my bow case and I need to get another bow case or a ?quick disconnect?. What is the best quick disconnect to purchase and or other best option??? L. Clark
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    Night time bugles?

    How many of you hear bugles in your sleep?? Just kidding, sort of; do you bugle at night or early before daylight to locate bulls??  How effective is it?
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    Molle packs for elk?

    I have the Molle ACU Pack and use it for elk backpack trips. Anyone using one? I recently figured out the pack can detach from the frame and allow meat bags to ride between pack and frame. Anyone used one like that?
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    Zeiss Binos?

    Whats the opinion of Zeiss Binos?
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    Pop-up blinds

    Anyone using pop-up blinds? Found a place that the elk are passing through every morning but they are of course moving into the wind which causes my scent to hit them before they get to me and you know what that does. I am thinking a blind would help to prevent my scent from going downwind and...
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    Colorado Bugling Update 2015

    As the season progresses it would be good to hear where the elk are bugling and what the rut is doing. I was just told that elk have been bugling for the last week in North Central Colorado. Any others hearing or seeing any activity in Colorado? I think listing as north west, north central...
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    Access roads?

    I look at all sorts of maps for Colorado and see where many roads go through small sections of private property and back onto public land. What's the rules for traveling through the private? Is there a map that clearly shows what roads are allowed to cross? Can you park on the side of the...
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    Trek Tent

    Been looking at the Trek Tent. I like the easy set up for a cabin style tent. Anyone using one for hunting season?
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    I have used a water bladder in my day pack for several years and plan to continue. Planning on doing a few backpack trips for several days and the bladder inside my pack just doesn't seem to work. I use a small pack and plan on going ultra lite with gear. I will carry a Pro Hiker or maybe a...

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