Many dream hunts involve elk, and yet so often those dreams do not come true because of excessive expenses or just plain not knowing where to go. Elk Hunting Montana can make the elk-hunt dream a reality by offering a thorough and detailed explanation of where to find public access in Big Sky Country, and also where to find good elk. Author Jack Ballard has done the majority of his elk hunting in his home state of Montana. He knows the terrain thoroughly--not just the wilderness, but also the bureaucracy all hunters must deal with to obtain the necessary paperwork to hunt legally. Given the large size of the state and the myriad issues surrounding the system for drawing a tag and finding a good outfitter, having this insider's guide will help locate your quarry. Features include: - Geographical overviews - How to find good access - Advice on hunting strategies - Information on elk distribution - Highly useful maps If you're the do-it-yourself hunter who is resourceful and willing to give your boots a workout, Elk Hunting Montana is here to help you plan for success in a state known for good bulls and a lot of public acreage.Ballard, Jack is the author of 'Elk Hunting Montana Finding Success on the Best Public Lands', published 2007 under ISBN 9781599211541 and ISBN 1599211548.