by John Paul Morris
9,500 feet above sea level, short on oxygen, praying to the Lord God Almighty!
“PLEASE, let that bull expire; don’t let him get up!”
Wapiti. Monarch of the Mountains. Cervus Canadensis. Elk. Whatever name you choose, dreaming about an elk bowhunt sends chills and waves of adrenaline throughout a bowhunter's body. And that's just thinking about bowhunting for elk.
Raging winds swept across the Gallatin Range as we stepped out of spike camp high atop North Mountain.