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Offline Fishnfowler

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cast-n-blast
« on: October 31, 2016, 09:49:28 PM »
I just got back from 2 weeks of hunting and spent 9 days floating the Salmon in Idaho with my two teenage boys.  We tagged out on deer, caught steelhead, and shot lots of chukar.  It seems to be a banner year for the devil bird.  Here are some pics of the fun:


















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Re: cast-n-blast
« Reply #1 on: October 31, 2016, 09:55:53 PM »
Open seat next year???  :chuckle:
Man i havent been steelhead fishing since i was 14.  I could eat steelhead til i explode.  Looks like you guys had a hell of a time.  :tup:

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Re: cast-n-blast
« Reply #2 on: October 31, 2016, 10:11:19 PM »
That looks like an amazing trip.   :tup:

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Re: cast-n-blast
« Reply #3 on: October 31, 2016, 10:17:32 PM »
Great buck you got!, looks like you guys must have feasted like kings in camp.

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Re: cast-n-blast
« Reply #4 on: October 31, 2016, 10:21:38 PM »
Great memories being made right there  :tup:
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Re: cast-n-blast
« Reply #5 on: October 31, 2016, 10:27:34 PM »
Wow, that's a fantastic trip you got to share with your kids.  Good on you for making it happen.  How is the river to float?  Any really technical stretches this time of year?  Great looking shotgun too.
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Re: cast-n-blast
« Reply #6 on: October 31, 2016, 10:29:16 PM »
I've always wanted to do a cast an blast on the snake. Definitely jealous.  :tup:

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Re: cast-n-blast
« Reply #7 on: October 31, 2016, 10:32:40 PM »
Awesome trip! Looks like fun!
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Re: cast-n-blast
« Reply #8 on: October 31, 2016, 11:02:06 PM »
That looks like a very good cast-n-blast.  Great country to do it in.   :tup:
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Re: cast-n-blast
« Reply #9 on: October 31, 2016, 11:21:27 PM »
Really great family trip. Congrats.

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Re: cast-n-blast
« Reply #10 on: November 01, 2016, 07:34:26 AM »
fricken awesome!!
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Re: cast-n-blast
« Reply #11 on: November 01, 2016, 07:43:20 AM »
Good for you guys to take such an amazing trip. Congrats on all of your success.  :tup:
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Re: cast-n-blast
« Reply #12 on: November 01, 2016, 07:47:21 AM »
What an awesome trip.  Great memories.
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Re: cast-n-blast
« Reply #13 on: November 01, 2016, 07:56:35 AM »
Look like it was a great trip :tup:
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Re: cast-n-blast
« Reply #14 on: November 01, 2016, 07:58:43 AM »
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Re: cast-n-blast
« Reply #15 on: November 01, 2016, 08:00:22 AM »
Nice job Mr. M's...

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Re: cast-n-blast
« Reply #16 on: November 01, 2016, 11:14:21 PM »
Funny thing happened on the first day, I shot a nice 4x4, it rag-doll rolled over a drop and I thought it was down.  I was on the blood trail when a boat pulled in below me and proceeded to shoot a bunch.  Sure enough, my deer staggered to its feet after a big drop and was blasted to bits by a couple of guys who saw it on the open hillside.  It was the first day of my hunt and one of them was a 14 year old kid.  I talked to them before either of us got to the deer and they initially told me the deer wasn't wounded. When they saw my pants, sleeves, and hands dripping wet with blood from the trail I had been on, they suddenly changed their tune.  I had seen a big three point earlier and surmised that was what they shot.  They weren't sure on the point count so I went back to the blood trail while they went right to the deer.  Sure enough, I followed the trail to the deer and met them again.  They had it gutted and tagged.  Long story short is I got a backstrap and the kid got a head.  I saw them pull in and when they started shooting I ran down a bit and saw them hit it in the back quarter and then again in the mid-back.  It was a slightly bigger deer than the one I got, but in the end, it somehow all turned out ok for me. 

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Re: cast-n-blast
« Reply #17 on: November 02, 2016, 03:23:42 AM »
Saw your post on uplandjournal and it looks like you have been busy! You are a father many boys dream of and congrats on your rewards of effort.

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Re: cast-n-blast
« Reply #18 on: November 02, 2016, 08:16:16 AM »
Looks like an awesome trip! :tup:
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Re: cast-n-blast
« Reply #19 on: November 03, 2016, 12:27:09 PM »
Nice job Mr. M's...

J. you need to take up big game with me! I have access to a jetboat for next fall.. we could do this too!!

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Re: cast-n-blast
« Reply #20 on: November 03, 2016, 01:02:33 PM »
You can tell a wise man by his choice of dog.

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Re: cast-n-blast
« Reply #21 on: November 03, 2016, 08:27:44 PM »
You can tell a wise man by his choice of dog.

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Re: cast-n-blast
« Reply #22 on: November 06, 2016, 05:40:09 PM »
I'm jealous! That looks like a great time! :tup:

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Re: cast-n-blast
« Reply #23 on: November 10, 2016, 06:34:28 PM »
that is a great trip and report

 

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