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Re: Have you been ripped off by Shane Barbour?
« Reply #90 on: December 20, 2016, 05:42:51 PM »
And those elk have nowhere to run because they are landlocked.

 Never heard of elk being shot from the road and left to die either. :dunno:
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Re: Have you been ripped off by Shane Barbour?
« Reply #91 on: December 20, 2016, 05:43:39 PM »
Maybe landlock is the wrong term
My point was that we need to stick together as hunters and not disparraige other hunters about the way they choose to hunt
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Re: Have you been ripped off by Shane Barbour?
« Reply #92 on: December 20, 2016, 05:43:49 PM »
Jonathon you might want to read the whole thread if you already haven't he's not just talking about that bull they couldn't find at first but people talking about they wouldn't hunt that way and that anybody who does is not a real Hunter or that people are acting like they are their personal pets.
These are wild animals people you hunt them how you can in certain situations. Just because a person didn't hike 20miles looking for elk and then didn't stalk it in their bare feet in the snow doesn't mean they don't appreciate the animal
This is the type of thing that we as hunters should support other hunters.we are our own worse enemy

It's a bad sign to me when folks are using road/street names to reference the location of the elk herd.

I agree with what you're saying but as you know that herd is pretty much land locked by private property and it seems easiest to Just use those direction

I don't know anything about that herd.  I don't know anything about Shane Barbour other than what I've said early on in this thread and what I've read on this forum.
How many elk could there be in a landlocked elk herd that he can sell enough hunts to profit from a $20k a year lease?
I mean... even if he charges $5k a hunt, he'd have to sell 4 elk hunts worth $5k a piece just to break even. How many elk get killed off these leases yearly? I firmly believe the $20k a year lease price to be an internet rumor.
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Re: Have you been ripped off by Shane Barbour?
« Reply #93 on: December 20, 2016, 05:45:24 PM »
no. one elk got shot didnt die and all the other elk were given this info so now they have revolted.  :bash:
Listen everyone,Do not kill an elk because if 1 elk gets shot the other 16 bulls in the area will leave and never come back.This shane guy must be awful powerful to be able to decimate an entire herd.
If its true then i would think he runs 1 heck of a business guiding and should have rave reviews.
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Re: Have you been ripped off by Shane Barbour?
« Reply #94 on: December 20, 2016, 05:45:45 PM »
Maybe landlock is the wrong term
My point was that we need to stick together as hunters and not disparraige other hunters about the way they choose to hunt

I'll stick together with other hunters and promote that as long as the ethics and morals are there.
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Re: Have you been ripped off by Shane Barbour?
« Reply #95 on: December 20, 2016, 05:48:43 PM »
I think the $20k a year per lease has to be inflated.  Maybe and this is a long maybe he is paying $1,000 a year per lease and has a 20 year lease.
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Re: Have you been ripped off by Shane Barbour?
« Reply #96 on: December 20, 2016, 05:49:48 PM »
Maybe landlock is the wrong term
My point was that we need to stick together as hunters and not disparraige other hunters about the way they choose to hunt
Agree, still wild animals that need some form of management.  I'd rather hunters got the opportunity than have WDFW bring in some sharpshooters to kill them off on a taxpayer funded safari and then give the animals to local tribes.
The issue as I've read it over the course of the many postings about the guy is that there used to be a little bit of friends and family type hunting throughout this cluster of homes, but now he has leased a lot up and folks that traditionally would've had access get to pound sand.

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Re: Have you been ripped off by Shane Barbour?
« Reply #97 on: December 20, 2016, 06:07:41 PM »
I'll bet that's a lot of what's going on people who used to get to hunt there no longer can.
That's why I said good for Shane to be able to obtain those leases and run a business
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Re: Have you been ripped off by Shane Barbour?
« Reply #98 on: December 20, 2016, 06:52:53 PM »
totally unrelated to the thread or shane however two 6 point dandy bulls were poached off 288th, like i said unrelated to this topic, but pretty much the herd that is being discussed here
go ahead on er.

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Re: Have you been ripped off by Shane Barbour?
« Reply #99 on: December 20, 2016, 06:54:14 PM »
when?  :yeah:
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Re: Have you been ripped off by Shane Barbour?
« Reply #100 on: December 20, 2016, 06:57:05 PM »
day after muzzloader early season if i remember correctly
go ahead on er.

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Re: Have you been ripped off by Shane Barbour?
« Reply #101 on: December 20, 2016, 07:16:27 PM »
that sucks,is LEO involved?
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Re: Have you been ripped off by Shane Barbour?
« Reply #102 on: December 20, 2016, 07:25:30 PM »
yep, caught red handed,
go ahead on er.

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Re: Have you been ripped off by Shane Barbour?
« Reply #103 on: December 20, 2016, 07:26:46 PM »
Posts like this one  :yeah: make me feel like im watching a peta commercial about the circus animal cruelty.Another user group against user group thread.Sounds like haters b hating again.Yep us hunters are coming together now.  :bash:
to bad dude.. don't like it don't read it.. I have ALOT mire respect for animals than I do about oh let's say 99.99% of ALL humans !!!
I DONT KNOW YOU PROBABLY A GOOD THING,THAT BEING SAID I WONDER HOW PEOPLE THINK OF YOU.MAYBE WE SHOULD START A THREAD.


LIKE HEY DOES ANYONE KNOW IF JACKMASTER HAS ANY FRIENDS.LOL ABOUT THE SAME AS THIS THREAD ISNT IT?
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Re: Have you been ripped off by Shane Barbour?
« Reply #104 on: January 29, 2017, 02:17:36 PM »
any updates on this?
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