Montana's wilderness areas not what they're cracked up to be April 3, 2013

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Montana's wilderness areas not what they're cracked up to be April 3, 2013 Flathead Publishing Group
... In September 2008, I went into the Bob Marshall with three friends who were going to hunt elk and deer. During the 12 days we spent in the wilderness, we saw deer and elk every day, along with a few mountain goats and a handful of bighorn sheep, plus several black bears. I returned to the same area in 2011, and during three days of scouting in the very same basin, I never saw one living thing larger than a squirrel. Putting in 10 to 12 miles a day on foot ... 


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