Results 1 to 2 of 2

Hybrid View

  1. #1
    Junior Member
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Posts
    1
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
    Congratulations
    0
    Congratulated 0 Times in 0 Posts

    Wyoming Unit 29 antelope?

    4 of us just applied for Unit 29 (north of Douglas, WY) for archery antelope this fall. From the info. I gathered, it sounds like we should get drawn as there are left over tags every year because a majority of the property there is private. We'll be out there from Sept. 19th to the 25th.

    We are going through a semi-guided outfit. It sounds like he shows us around, gives us some ideas, and we take it from there.

    I hunted antelope for the 1st time last fall near Buffalo, S.D. We had a blast, saw animals everyday (getting w/in 60yds was the tough part), even though we didn't get anything. The hard winters out there have taken a toll on antelope #'s. We spot and stalked/decoyed 90% of the time and sat fence crossings 10% of the time. There was water every where so we didn't sit water holes.

    Has anyone hunted Unit 29 before? It sounds like we will be hunting waterholes on 10,000 acres, which is alot of room to roam, considering 3 of us deer hunt on 120 acres up here in northern MN. I still plan on trying some decoying though as sitting in a blind for days on end, doesn't sound alot of fun to me.


    I'm wondering on how choosy a person should be and if this area holds alot of P&Y antelope or not?

    Any info. would be greatly apprecited!

    Thanks!!

  2. #2
    Junior Member
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Location
    Eden Wisconsin
    Posts
    15
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
    Congratulations
    0
    Congratulated 0 Times in 0 Posts
    I rifle hunted there with a guide in 2008. There are lots of antelope. We bought tags over the counter. Our outfitter guided bowhunters by setting up portable blinds by waterholes with good success. One of the guys that hunted with me is a guide out there now. They take several P&Y antelope each year. Practice judging antelope because you should see some larger ones. If they have good rain you get more big ones.

 

 

Similar Threads

  1. Wyoming Antelope Unit 25
    By marineman3122 in forum Antelope
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 03-11-2014, 01:41 PM
  2. Replies: 11
    Last Post: 03-11-2014, 12:09 PM
  3. Wyoming antelope unit 32?
    By bowguru.com in forum Wyoming
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 03-14-2013, 07:12 PM
  4. Wyoming Antelope Unit 69
    By Airborne1 in forum Antelope
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 09-26-2011, 07:08 PM
  5. Wyoming Antelope Unit 38
    By cooper669 in forum Antelope
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 09-13-2011, 04:42 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •