T. McCombs applied for 17 years before drawing the tag for this CO bighorn.
By Mike Bodenchuk, Editor-at-LargeEditor's
note: Money or time? It usually takes one or the other, often both, to
get the hunts you want. Whether you want to visit far-flung places or
complete a checklist of desired species, Editor-at-Large Mike Bodenchuk
tells us that it helps to have a hunt strategy in place to make the most
of the time and money you have. Here he guides us on a hunt for a tag
for one of North America's most iconic species, bighorn sheep.
Most hunters want an
opportunity to hunt bighorn sheep at least once in their lifetime. As
deadlines for 2018 permits loom this month, we can look at bighorn sheep
as an example of how to develop an effective lifetime hunt strategy. By
developing a focused hunt strategy and applying for various state
drawings, you should be able to pull at least one or perhaps two tags in