Elk Hunting in Arizona Game Management Unit 22
hunter success will increase with time spent glassing. A good pair of binoculars and spotting scope will improve the chance of taking a trophy bull.
Unit Elevation Profile
HuntScore generates thousands of synthetic hikes in the unit to create an elevation profile. This profile is what you can expect to experience within a 2 mile hike from a road or trail in this unit.
Elevation in this unit ranges from 1332' to 7253' with a median elevation of 2416'. If you are preparing to hunt this unit you should train for hiking up and down slopes of 6.8%.
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Similar Nearby Elk Units
Game Management Unit 23
Elk will be found from the Mogollon Rim south to Parker Creek. This is a large area, so scouting will be beneficial.
Game Management Unit 21
Elk are primarily found along the Black Hills that make up the Verde Rim from I-17 to the Bloody Basin road. Forest road 732 accesses the area around Squaw Peak. Forest road 68G accesses Tule Mesa, and forest road 68 access the Pine Mountain Wilderness