Hikers begin sharing the woods today with bow hunters out for the opening day of the deer and elk seasons.

Hikers begin sharing the woods today with bow hunters out for the opening day of the deer and elk seasons.

Several other seasons also open in the coming week as the fall hunting season gets under way.

Bow hunters around the state can hunt through Sept. 28. A second elk season for bow hunters runs Nov. 29-Dec. 14.

Descriptions of where hunters can be in units around the state are available here .

Mail Tribune hunting report is available here.