No Tule Elk for me - again

Calif. Hunter

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As expected,
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I drew nothing in the special hunts again. No Tule elk, no antelope and no bighorn sheep. But at least I got another point in each one.
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Me and a few thousand others since California started a point system last year.
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Jack O'Conner

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When I lived in northern CA I hunted northeast of Coos Bay, OR for tule elk. In the mid-1980's licenses were easy to buy.

Very good mulies are found in the Carson-Iceberg Wilderness of Alpine County, CA. But a 7 mile hike at 8500 feet elevation can make for burning lungs and spots before your eyes!
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Nut - for me, that means I get to focus on my New Mexico mule deer hunt!
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Jack - I didn't know that tule elk were ever in Oregon, or for that matter, much north of Sacramento. Rocky Mountain and Roosevelt, maybe.
 

A-con

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We are in on the ground floor on this points thing, in a couple of years, we'll be waking Calif. elk, count on it.
 

ELKCHSR

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It doesn't look like a lot of us are haveing much luck with the drawing gods here..Maybe it is this board
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Blaspehmy...Sorry about your disapointment, hope you do better next year..
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I won't be a resident of California long enough to put those points to use so I didn't even apply for any special hunts here. Better luck next year guys!!
 
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