Randy Newberg explains hunting the pre-rut seasonal period is one of the easier times to find elk. The highest priority need is transitioning from food and water during the early season toward breeding as the highest priority need in the peak-rut. The pre-rut period is small 10-14 day window where older bulls are starting to change patterns. By the end of the pre-rut, the bull’s needs of food and water are now replaced by breeding.
Rising from the Ashes with the Hearts of STIHL Conservation Project
After wildfires devastated parts of the Pacific Northwest in 2020, STIHL was inspired to help state parks recover. In 2021, STIHL and a few friends [...]
Meet Your New Regional Directors May 2023
Name: Josh McDonald State/Region: New Mexico Family (two-legged or four): One daughter, one son, one dog, one cat Favorite outdoor activities: Hunting, fishing, spearfishing, archery, target shooting, sporting [...]
Did you know about these exclusive RMEF member discounts?
As an RMEF member, you are eligible for special RMEF partner discounts on gear, goods and services! Depending on the type, your RMEF membership can [...]