Page 7 of 7 FirstFirst ... 567
Results 61 to 64 of 64
  1. #61
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Location
    Colorado
    Posts
    477
    Thanks
    32
    Thanked 48 Times in 45 Posts
    Congratulations
    0
    Congratulated 0 Times in 0 Posts
    I am all about doing whatever it takes to tag a nice buck or bull. For my deer hunts I hunt above timberline and do almost all back pack hunts. For elk I hunt the dark timber during late October and November and I stay in a base camp or my own bed and do day trips. The thought of backpacking in seem to be a bad ass thing these days. It is actually very expensive, physically demanding, and damn lonely if you are solo. It tries you mentally and physically but can be very rewarding if you succeed. I believe you can hunt both ways out west and be a successful hunter.
    A bad day in the woods is better than a good day at work.
    Shoot the best, Shoot PSE!

  2. #62
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Jul 2012
    Posts
    131
    Thanks
    20
    Thanked 24 Times in 15 Posts
    Congratulations
    0
    Congratulated 0 Times in 0 Posts
    I have to backpack hunt in my area just to consistently see animals. More than once I've been packing out a buck early in the morning and pass day hunters on the trail still heading to their hunting spot. I don't always backpack, but I've seen my success rate skyrocket since I started.

  3. #63
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Feb 2011
    Location
    Jim Bridger County, Utah
    Posts
    1,075
    Thanks
    104
    Thanked 173 Times in 124 Posts
    Congratulations
    1
    Congratulated 0 Times in 0 Posts
    absolutely yes it is, I'm starting to loose my youthfulness and its a major bummer when I can't into where I use to!! And it's about the only time I see any game is in the backcountry miles from any road!!
    #KEYSTONE

    TICK
    TALL, WIDE and HANDSOME

  4. #64
    Member
    Join Date
    Oct 2012
    Location
    Palmer, AK
    Posts
    70
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked 17 Times in 14 Posts
    Congratulations
    0
    Congratulated 0 Times in 0 Posts
    heck no.. Unless you stay in top shape year around its just alot of work..Especially if you harvest something.

 

 

Similar Threads

  1. Backpack Hunting Pictures!
    By ScottR in forum Coyoting Out - For The Backpack Hunter.
    Replies: 174
    Last Post: 06-24-2014, 11:31 AM
  2. Backpack hunting D7
    By Red 1 in forum California
    Replies: 82
    Last Post: 06-16-2014, 01:08 PM
  3. Backpack Hunting Gear Purchases!
    By ScottR in forum Other
    Replies: 34
    Last Post: 05-27-2014, 10:12 PM
  4. Backpack Hunting Camera
    By RockChucker30 in forum Field Photos
    Replies: 25
    Last Post: 03-27-2014, 06:39 PM
  5. A great year of elk hunting !!!!!!
    By Matthew Blankenship in forum Elk
    Replies: 13
    Last Post: 12-11-2011, 06:37 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
  •