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Bison: Horse Bench or Henry Mtn?
Contributors to this thread:
glunker 24-Feb-17
glunker 28-Feb-17
BULELK1 03-Mar-17
Captain1039 14-Apr-17
From: glunker
As I am close to finally drawing a bison tag, of the two hunts with a max point tag, which hunt should I apply for? As Will the openers of HB make stalking a walk down type of hunt or will it make it easier to retrieve the meat? HB has a longer season but I will have to plan in advance so that is not a great help except it does go to the end Jan. In a no snow year that could help. Anybody care to compare the Henry's vs Horse Bench?

From: glunker
Probably should have posted this in the general forum and sooner. No worries as I am happy with my application. Good luck all.

I hope it all plays out for ya.

I just don't think anyone has experience in both units to give you any intel of value.

I'd wager that most of us do not have experience in either unit as hard as it is to draw a tag! haha

Good luck, Robb

From: Captain1039
Well if you have been following the DWR recommendations... Horse Bench got a ton of tags added this year. If you applied, you will be good to go. Horse Bench is a migratory hunt. The buffalo don't get in to the area until after the snow flies. The Henry Mountains is a hunt for sure. I have been down there for several days and have never seen buffalo and then the next corner, there they are.

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