Big Game Hunter's Guide to Montana (Big Game Hunting Guide Series) (Big Game Hunting Guide Series) (Wilderness Adventures Big Game Guidebooks) [Paperback]
Ron Spomer (Author)
This comprehensive guide covers all of the big game species: elk, whitetail and mule deer, antelope, sheep, goat, moose, black bear, and mountain lion. Ron covers the best areas to find trophy animals, hunting tactics and techniques for each species - including sign, tracks, habitat and habits - shot placement, recommended rifles and cartridges, as well as other hunting equipment There are detailed distribution maps for each animal and success ratios for each species in each hunting region. Plus, there are listings for each region for sporting good stores, gunsmiths, meat processors, taxidermists, accommodations, campgrounds, guides and outfitters. There are over 100 photos and 116 maps. This is a must guidebook for planning a successful big game hunt in Big Sky Montana.
From the Back Cover
Big Game: Elk, White-Tailed Deer, Mule Deer, Pronghorn, Moose, Bighorn Sheep, Mountain Goat, Black Bear, Mountain Lion---distribution maps, hunting tactics and techniques, shot placement, signs and tracks, habitat and habits, rutting behavior, trophy dimensions, hunting public and private lands, hunting equipment, archery equipment, caring for meat and trophies.
The Maps: Over 116 map, including: distribution maps for each species, climax vegetation by region, land use by region, mountain ranges, federal lands
Paperback: 479 pages
Publisher: Wilderness Adventures Press; Revised edition (June 1, 2005)
Product Dimensions: 8.8 x 5.9 x 1.2 inches