collapse

Advertisement


Author Topic: Found a wallow  (Read 2024 times)

Online CP

  • Trade Count: (+5)
  • Old Salt
  • ******
  • Join Date: Mar 2008
  • Posts: 5461
  • Location: Mukilteo
Found a wallow
« on: September 30, 2020, 10:21:28 AM »
I'm not sure if this will get much use since the recent rains and cooler temps but it's an interesting find. 

Offline WapitiTalk1

  • Forum Sponsor
  • Trade Count: (+9)
  • Old Salt
  • *****
  • Join Date: Oct 2011
  • Posts: 6009
  • Location: The Evergreen State
  • Groups: RMEF, NRA, US Army (R)
Re: Found a wallow
« Reply #1 on: September 30, 2020, 10:40:14 AM »
Wallows are always a cool find.  Certainly something to store in your memory banks for next year.  Remember that wallows are an August, very early September spot for elk to roll around in, whizz in, cool down in, dig around in, drink out of sometimes (barf), etc.  Sure, some wallows will get use well into October, even November in rare cases but rare is the key word here.  All that said, the "area" the wallow is in should certainly be of interest as it may very well hold elk at a given point of any day (could be near feeding, bedding areas, or.. be just off a travel route(s)).  Again, cool find.   
Darton Archery Maverick II
Traditions Vortek StrikeFire Smoke Pole
Weatherby VG-2 Boomstick
"Poking at a campfire with a stick is one of life's great satisfactions." Patrick F. McManus

Online CP

  • Trade Count: (+5)
  • Old Salt
  • ******
  • Join Date: Mar 2008
  • Posts: 5461
  • Location: Mukilteo
Re: Found a wallow
« Reply #2 on: September 25, 2021, 04:33:38 PM »
Was in the neighborhood so I swung by to see if it was still there.  Sure enough, one year later and it's still there, and still being used.

Bumped a couple of cows on my way in.  I don't know if they were wallowing or not but they were within 20 yards of the wallow.


Offline gasman

  • Washington For Wildlife
  • Trade Count: (+1)
  • Old Salt
  • ******
  • Join Date: Dec 2008
  • Posts: 6357
  • Location: Tacoma,wa
Re: Found a wallow
« Reply #3 on: September 26, 2021, 06:23:10 PM »
Found a huge wallow in the Rimrock unit archery hunting this year, gonna put a cam on it next year for sure, no less than 12 feet long and 8 feet wide, mud all over 5he trees up 3 with in 5 feet of the wallow. It was an awesome find for sure.
Gasman


It's 5 O'clock somewhere.......

 


* Advertisement

* Recent Topics

WA Guided Mule Deer Hunts by h20hunter
[Today at 08:16:10 AM]


Wyoming region F Mule Deer by steeleywhopper
[Today at 08:08:42 AM]


Last several nights. by vandeman17
[Today at 08:07:05 AM]


Vortex Kaibab HD 18X56 by Flaming Antler Outdoors
[Today at 08:03:12 AM]


Son's first rifle, 7mm-08? by Stein
[Today at 07:45:53 AM]


2021 OIL Tags by benhuntin
[Today at 07:36:16 AM]


To many large pistol primers WTT by Absarokee
[Today at 07:25:35 AM]


2021 OR Buck by abhold87
[Today at 07:19:12 AM]


Biscuits and Gravy - Bear Down by Smokepole
[Today at 07:03:39 AM]


Lost Muzzleloader by emac
[Today at 06:46:01 AM]


2021 deer post them here by Hunting Cowboy
[Today at 06:40:39 AM]


Bethel BUll (modern) Tag help. by workstohunt
[Today at 06:27:40 AM]


**WDFW Spring Bear Public Comment Period open through 10/21/2021** by hunter399
[Today at 06:22:17 AM]


Blue Tongue by hunter399
[Today at 06:00:37 AM]


leupold scopes, badlands and sitka packs by willisp.72
[Today at 05:54:33 AM]


Best E-collar for the money by Skyvalhunter
[Today at 05:52:50 AM]


WTT FEDERAL 215 for CCI 200 by paguy
[Today at 04:44:27 AM]


AKC Lab Puppies in Selah - Available in October by ASHQUACK
[Today at 03:27:50 AM]


Grouse hunting forest service roads by optic2
[Today at 02:15:00 AM]


WTS. Mystery Ranch Guidelite MT Frame by Hairhunter
[Today at 12:02:09 AM]

SimplePortal 2.3.7 © 2008-2021, SimplePortal