“Instead, stay mobile. Get yourself a good GPS, and make sure you have an SOS system like the Garmin inReach. This way, if you get lost or, God forbid, get in a bad spot, you can get help. If elk aren’t in an area, move to another area and then another. Be relentless in your search. The OTC elk hunter has to have heart. If you keep studying your maps and moving to new areas, you will find elk.