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    elk attractant and cover scents

    What is the go to cover scent and attractant for elk hunting?

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    I usually use a cow elk in heat wafer strapped to my hat, but in all reality I think if the wind is not right they are going to smell you either way. Another downfall to the cow elk scent is that it is sometimes hard for pick up the real thing as easy because I am always smelling elk on myself. I think if you were set up in a blind where you might want a bull to stop, the wafer hung in a tree or bush may work pretty well.
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    i love the estrus scent wafers. oldhunter uses skink wafers and he swears by them.....

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    The absolutely most effective way is to empty an entire bottle of elk urine all over your hair.....trust me

    Welcome to the forum Muzz
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    Thanks Um, I thought about doing that but I don't think the wife will want me in the trailer.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Umpqua Hunter View Post
    The absolutely most effective way is to empty an entire bottle of elk urine all over your hair.....trust me

    Welcome to the forum Muzz
    best way to ensure that you remain a solo hunter

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    Quote Originally Posted by Umpqua Hunter View Post
    The absolutely most effective way is to empty an entire bottle of elk urine all over your hair.....trust me

    Welcome to the forum Muzz
    What if you don't have hair? Or, don't have very much hair?
    My mind is a raging torrent, flooded with rivulets of thought cascading into a waterfall of creative alternatives.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Fink View Post
    What if you don't have hair? Or, don't have very much hair?
    Sorry Fink, then you're out of luck. It will run off too quickly.
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