Rocky Mountain Mule Deer (Odocoileus hemionus hemionus) Introduction Mule deer have been an important member of eastern Washington’s landscape, serving as a food and clothing source for Native Americans prior to settlement by Euro-Americans. If you want the absolute best opportunity at a B&C mule deer in Washington, I have saved the best for last, and it's not an unknown unit - at least not for the 3,522 hunters who applied for just 15 tags there in 2003. I have a few places picked out that I am going to head out into in the next few weeks.
Mule deer quality tends to run in cycles and unfortunately unit 102 has been way down the last couple of years, but there might be hope that it has finally bottomed and is starting to rebound upwards.
Wednesday, September 27, 2017 9:09pm Washington Bow Hunts SEP 1 - SEP 25 / MULE DEER - OTC / GMU: 101, 136, 142, 149, 204, 272, 284 / EASTERN, WA / DIY $2000 OR GUIDED $3995 Unit 102 has been a desirable hunter destination for trophy mule deer in Wyoming over the past two decades. Mule Deer and Elk Hunting Are you tired of hunting the front country and only dreaming of getting to where the game really Stop dreaming and call today! 2. The basic unit for managing mule deer harvest in eastern Washington is the Game Management Unit (GMU).
I'm tired of sitting on 'em.
Keep in mind, that a large proportion of our biggest deer reside on the Western side of the state and this area was hit very, very hard during the brutal winter of 2016-2017. It's Game Management Unit 290, the infamous "Desert Unit," or more specifically, Desert A. The Arizona strip, however, still offers one of the best chances to harvest a 200+ inch mule deer. 3. Eastern Washington Mule Deer. I have 12 NR deer points. 2 and is a giant producer for the biggest of the record mule deer. Where to go, what to hunt: Eastern Washington’s 2019 prospects Thu., Sept. 12, 2019 Mark McLean hikes through Rustler's Gulch, public land north of Spokane, while hunting on Oct. 21, 2018.
1 of 2 Go to page. Mule Deer. ... Feb 8, 2018 Messages 93 Location Battlement Mesa, Colorado. Washington Whitetail Season 2019: October 17 -27, we hunt 4-day cycles, Oct. 17 to Oct. 20, or October 24 to October 27.
Joined Jul 17, 2014 Messages 1,409 Location Mississippi. The most recent non-typicals have come from Cache, Garfield and Carbon Counties with three, three and two.
We could easily go with either an elk tag from units 9 and 10, or a mule deer 13B tag. Elk, mule deer, and pronghorn are three iconic species among the big-game animals hunters pursue throughout the western United States. The mule deer is found along the eastern slopes of the Cascades and throughout all of eastern Washington. So I'm looking at what my 11 gets ME, or else what's good if you have 5 points. First year Hunting mules in Washington, I'm looking to hunt the wanatchees, probably GMU 335.
Mule deer numbers are on a general decline in the West and elk numbers holding steady. Do the units change every year? The mule deer outlook in Wyoming remains somewhat bleak. Next Last. The mountains and valleys of District 1 (Game Management Units 101 through 121) offer the best whitetail hunting in Eastern Washington. Washington mule deer. It's Game Management Unit 290, the infamous "Desert Unit," or more specifically, Desert A. Thread starter Jslingsby; Start date May 19, 2017; May 19, 2017 #1 J. Jslingsby Newbie. Colorado High Country Mule Deer Units Year to Year. It has produced a lot of big deer since 2008.
Go. Thread starter 3855WIN; Start date Sep 3, 2018; Sep 3, 2018 #1 3855WIN Well-known member. Each fall, hunters from all over the country, and around the world, set their sights on the mountains, valleys, and wide-open spaces of the West in search of adventure, camaraderie, a world-class trophy, and the opportunity to fill the freezer with lean protein. Sep 3, 2018 …
Mule deer numbers good, but may be hard to reach Runoff from lands burned the past couple of years has damaged a number of important access … Would you suggest a third season or go on the early hunt? Colorado High Country Mule Deer Units Year to Year. Joined May 16, 2017 Messages 1. Guy’s Top Wyoming Deer Hunts: 2018 Edition.
You can liken unit 102 to the Books Cliffs in Utah. Three Peaks Outfitters has both guided hunt and drop camp options that will get you into the true back country.
For elk and deer, I don't think there is any clear unit which is head and shoulders greater than all other units. Anyone have any pointers for these areas on what these deer do?