collapse
Advertise on Hunting-Washington Quality Hunts for over 30 Years

Author Topic: Idaho mulies  (Read 976 times)

Offline YoungGun

  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Pilgrim
  • *
  • Join Date: Jan 2013
  • Posts: 48
  • Location: Hauser lake
Idaho mulies
« on: July 01, 2013, 02:14:19 PM »
Any one know anything about Northern Idaho Mulies. I talked to a guy last year at the gas station when i was filling up he was checking out my whitetail and i saw he had a muley. He said he had taken it by bonners. I know i can archery hunt them august 31st but i just dont know where to start scouting. Anyone know any areas? No honey holes Id just like to know where the mules start and whities end.

Offline JLS

  • Neandrethal Trail Runner
  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Frontiersman
  • *****
  • Join Date: Nov 2010
  • Posts: 3892
  • Location: In my last tracks...
  • Groups: Say no to internet stalkers
Re: Idaho mulies
« Reply #1 on: July 01, 2013, 02:24:33 PM »
Look at or around the timberline.
Matthew 7:13-14

Offline jjhunter

  • Off-Topics
  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Sourdough
  • *****
  • Join Date: Jul 2008
  • Posts: 1196
  • Location: Mule Deer Country
  • Aim small. Miss small.
Re: Idaho mulies
« Reply #2 on: July 01, 2013, 02:33:33 PM »
I hunted Unit 1 several years for mule deer.  Mostly on the MT border.  Unit 6 also has some good mule deer country.   There is plenty of high country to chase them around in those 2 units.

I had the early unit 1 rifle tag in 2005 and saw some very good muley bucks.   One in particular was a boxy 30" 4-point that was up in the 180's.

I'd scout in August and hunt them above the tree line before they shed their velvet.  By Nov 1st, those big muleys can be inaccessible due to snow.

Offline BULLBLASTER

  • Off-Topics
  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Frontiersman
  • *****
  • Join Date: Oct 2008
  • Posts: 4028
Re: Idaho mulies
« Reply #3 on: July 01, 2013, 02:37:58 PM »
I have been wondering the same things. I went up and looked around a bit the other weekend...( not on purpose... just hiking.) If you are looking for a partner shoot me a pm I'd like to look around a bit also.

Offline jjhunter

  • Off-Topics
  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Sourdough
  • *****
  • Join Date: Jul 2008
  • Posts: 1196
  • Location: Mule Deer Country
  • Aim small. Miss small.
Re: Idaho mulies
« Reply #4 on: July 01, 2013, 02:40:36 PM »
If you guys want some specific spots, send me a pm.  I don't have time to hunt that country anymore

Online coop2424

  • Site Sponsor
  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Sourdough
  • *****
  • Join Date: Dec 2008
  • Posts: 1162
  • Location: Spirit Lake, ID
Re: Idaho mulies
« Reply #5 on: July 01, 2013, 02:52:43 PM »
I am looking to hopefully get into that country this year for some mulies (unit 1).   Went once last year but it was late in the year and a lot of snow and could not get up high.

Offline jjhunter

  • Off-Topics
  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Sourdough
  • *****
  • Join Date: Jul 2008
  • Posts: 1196
  • Location: Mule Deer Country
  • Aim small. Miss small.
Re: Idaho mulies
« Reply #6 on: July 01, 2013, 02:59:26 PM »
Don't overlook unit 6.   I believe that it opens up on the 10th of October now, making those high country bucks accessible.  When I used to hunt it, you couldn't hunt mule deer until the 1st of November.  I saw some very nice bucks while hunting elk in October in unit 6.

 



Quick Links


* Recent Topics

Wolf Pics! by Roundhead
[Today at 11:28:48 PM]


Updated info Cascade taxidermy!! Please read by hank6677
[Today at 11:26:52 PM]


Best box ammo for 270 (deer) by Damnimissed
[Today at 11:21:32 PM]


Official Hunting Washington Workout thread by SemperFidelis97
[Today at 11:19:09 PM]


I CANT BELEIVE IT #2015 by cryder
[Today at 11:17:52 PM]


NWBREW Aladdin Moose 2015 by Joe Rothrock
[Today at 11:06:38 PM]


Desperate for moose info in GMU-108 Douglas by huntnnw
[Today at 11:02:01 PM]


Moose permit question by huntnnw
[Today at 10:57:00 PM]


What to shoot a moose with... by huntnphool
[Today at 10:52:31 PM]


Moose - Mica Peak B!! by huntnnw
[Today at 10:45:59 PM]


if you can't wait for hunting season, here you go! by huntnnw
[Today at 10:43:45 PM]


Huntnnw trail cam pics 2015(updated 6-26) by huntnnw
[Today at 10:39:24 PM]


Wenaha west archery!!!!! by coldsteel3d
[Today at 10:38:25 PM]


Reloading by Wetwoodshunter
[Today at 10:35:50 PM]


First Time Bow Hunter Looking for Area to Hunt by Gadge
[Today at 10:32:10 PM]


* Random Photo New

There are no pictures in the gallery.

SimplePortal 2.3.3 © 2008-2010, SimplePortal