State – Arizona. On average 400 mule deer are observed during post-hunt surveys with a buck to doe ratio of 8-10 bucks for every 100 does. Unit – 6A, 7W, 8, 9, 10. Ted, James, and Matt go through an emotional roller coaster after Ted connects with a great Arizona buck with his PSE bow. . Finally, a deer tag for 2014. MULE DEER (Non-Typical) Year Taken: 1993. Coues84. There is nothing more exciting that a trophy mule deer hunter can experience than having a rifle tag on the Arizona Strip for giant mule deer bucks that are in the peak of the rut. Pinetop has ten different regions to hunt in, and Kingman has 13 units. $19.95. $19.95. Game Management Unit 21. First, Arizona has two species of deer that are valid with the same over-the-counter (OTC) tag: mule deer and Coues deer and the peak of the rut for both species occurs during the late archery season. We offer one and two day scouting packages in unit 22 (and all other units too) for Coues Deer, Mule Deer, Elk, Javelina and Bear. If you can't find anything suitable for glassing up on top, then try your hand at glassing along the boundaries of the unit. 3,489 7 1,893. Mule/White tail tag. Best Units for an Early Season Velvet Hunt. SHEEP, ROCKY MOUNTAIN BIGHORN. Unit 7 Mule Deer Help Discussion in 'Big Game' started by AZ Native, Aug 7, 2013. ChasingCoues, Jul 21, 2013. This is my nephew's first hunt and I would like it to be memorable. Unit 16A is not traditionally known for … Continue reading "Unit 16A – Arizona" Description. I did see plenty mule deer but no bucks. Deer Hunting in Arizona Game Management Unit 31. Preseason scouting and use of good optics will definitely improve a hunter's changes of harvesting a mule deer buck. Mike Species within this unit: Blue Grouse, Kaibab Squirrel, Merriam’s Turkey, Mountain Lion, Mule Deer. If you're looking for an adventure-filled mule deer hunt on your own, Arizona is the place to go. Hunt starts on 10/31. ... Add to cart Unit 27 Cow Elk. ... Arizona Unit 6A Coues Whitetail Deer. Used to be a resident and have hunted Unit 8 for turkeys up on Bill Williams Mt. There are several management units within Arizona that produce extremely large Rocky Mountain mule deer and most of those management units offer good chances to draw a mule deer permit. Overview: Mule deer utilize habitat throughout Unit 6B. I need some insight on hunting unit 7 in Arizona. Sheep are located in isolated mountain ranges separated by flat desert. Scores. There's some truly huge mule deer bucks in GMU 20A. Any suggestions for my scouting trips in late September. ChasingCoues, Jul 21, 2013. Of Tucson’s seventeen units, 36A and 36C are best known for their all-around success rate for deer hunting harvest in Arizona, rating almost 65% in the late season. Unlock additional features, and fewer ads while browsing. Hunt is mid Dec-Late Dec. Never hunted whitetail in AZ, tried for mulies in NW (Unit 15)and NE AZ (Unit 3). Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next > Aug 7, 2013 #1 . To successfully locate deer, pre-season scouting is a must. Score: 184 3/8. Hunt success averages around 20 percent. This will be my first time going over the counter in arizona for Mule deer. I was up on Control RD north of Payson Elk Hunting. The rifle mule deer hunt in Arizona Strip unit 13A starts a full week later than the unit 13B rifle mule deer hunt and offers hunters much better rut dates. Below are the units we believe will offer a DIY hunter the best chance of tagging a mule deer buck in an Arizona OTC deer unit. Add to cart Arizona DIY Hunts About Contact. Unit Boundaries. Fantastic outfitted hunt with a top outfitter in Northern Arizona for big bucks. Any and all advice is appreciated. North of Mogollon Rim – Mule deer hunting in Unit 27 north of the Mogollon Rim is scattered. Whats up guys, I am going to be hunting in Arizona January 24-31. What units would I have the best luck in to kill a buck. However, I tend to target bucks that are 160 inches or larger. Location: UNIT 6A. Mule deer can be found throughout most of the unit. I did see a lot of areas south of Payson that looked great for Mule Deer hunting with Bow or Gun. Flagstaff is particularly popular for producing trophy bucks among its twelve units, most notably unit 6A. Species within this unit: Antelope, Black Bear, Elk, Javelina, Mule Deer, White-tailed Deer, Quail. Score: 181 3/8. Year Taken: 2016. Mule Deer. Weapon – Rifle or Archery. Arizona offers some of the best trophy and or unique hunting opportunities in North America for each of these species: Black bear, buffalo, coues whitetail, desert bighorn sheep, elk, javelina, mountain lion, mule deer, pronghorn antelope and turkey (goulds or merriam). AZ Native. Arizona Unit 6A Elk: Unit 6A in north central Arizona is home to very good numbers of Rocky Mountain elk and is also home to very extensive Arizona elk hunting opportunities regardless of your weapon type or elk season choice.Elk are found in good numbers and densities throughout unit 6A and all of its different habitat types, terrain, and … Powered by. Thanks guys The mule deer that inhabit Unit 20A are an intergrade between Rocky Mountain mule deer and Sonoran mule deer. Unit 16A – Arizona Species Information Bighorn Sheep Overview: This unit can be difficult to hunt due to the disjunct sheep habitat. Go here for more info on these affordable options for DIY hunters. UNIT 6A ARIZONA ELK OUTFITTERS. Hunter: RANDY SPRAY. Hunting conditions are tough as the terrain is steep, rough, with heavy vegetative cover and very … Continue reading "Unit 31 – Arizona" Arizona Unit 6A Coues Whitetail DeerGPS Way Points, GPX File, Google Earth links Unit description. Unit 31 – Arizona Species Information Black Bear Overview: Bears are found in all drainages of the Pinaleno Mountains. Add to cart Unit 19A Mule Deer. This area primarily consists of high pines, and vehicle access is fair. Jul 21, 2013 #2 . I have NEVER hunted Mule Deer before, is anyone familiar with this Unit and Mule deer? The bears will be found mid-range on all sides of the mountain and a little higher on the south side. Mule Deer: Trophy Rocky Mountain (forest) mule deer bucks range in size between 150 inches and 250 inches and average about 170 inches. Season Dates – Archery (Dec 1 – Jan 31) - Rifle (Oct 24 – Nov 2) Price – Archery - $4,500, Rifle - $5,500 . Game Management Unit 6A Mule deer can be found throughout the unit, but the best areas are the pinon-juniper woodlands and ponderosa pine forests. Game Management Unit 16A. The upland conifer forest north of the Mogollon Rim supports a higher density of deer, but older and larger bucks are observed with greater frequency in the chaparral and juniper-pinyon habitats in the … ... Arizona Hunting Today is your place to discuss hunting (big and small game), archery, bird dogs and even fishing. Species within this unit: Bighorn Sheep, Elk, Javelina, Mountain Lion, Mule Deer, Dove, Quail. Any help would be greatly appreciated! Hunters should plan on several scouting trips to cover all of the possible hunting areas. No experience at all in 6A. Unit Boundaries. Species – Mule Deer. Each scouting package will include the following: 1 or 2 days of scouting (appx 10-12 days before opening day) DVD Video Unit 16A. 27 1 ... We work hard to bring the best hunting forums Arizona has to offer! It's worth noting mule deer are not found in the timber and high elevations of the Pinaleno mountains along Hwy 366. 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