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Offline Ridgerunner

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Tag Talk
« on: April 11, 2007, 04:59:54 PM »
Ok lets say you could pick one permit to draw.  What would it be and why?  Keep this one to deer, we'll do the elk on the other forum.

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Re: Tag Talk
« Reply #1 on: April 11, 2007, 05:02:40 PM »
Do you mean a GMU for deer?

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Re: Tag Talk
« Reply #2 on: April 11, 2007, 05:14:59 PM »
I think he's talking about a special permit...like desert a or the like.

i'm gonna say a late swakane rifle tag, because i've seen the results of what that tag can produce a couple times now. :drool:
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Re: Tag Talk
« Reply #3 on: April 11, 2007, 06:21:41 PM »
If I had to pick one it would be the Desert, just because it's a different type of terrain than all the other mule deer hunts, and I think it would be a fun hunt. Besides, it's the most difficult deer tag in the state to draw, so if I'm choosing it may as well be that one.

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Re: Tag Talk
« Reply #4 on: April 11, 2007, 06:58:12 PM »
had the swakane, and got a amazing deer:) I would love to draw the Entiat for my self. for a bunch of reasons, but the Desert might be really awesome too.

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Re: Tag Talk
« Reply #5 on: April 11, 2007, 08:10:13 PM »
I want that darn raffle tag.
The desert tag would be fun, but I've been applying for Alta for years
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Re: Tag Talk
« Reply #6 on: April 11, 2007, 10:39:53 PM »
I like the Mission unit. I seen some big bucks up there while elk hunting.

I also like the Alta unit.

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Re: Tag Talk
« Reply #7 on: April 11, 2007, 10:53:29 PM »
i want the raffle tag!!! Mission is a great unit, harder to hunt but some really big bucks in there.  Also can anybody give me some details on this Alta unit??

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Re: Tag Talk
« Reply #8 on: April 12, 2007, 06:16:42 AM »
You had your chance hoser.  If you were to draw that in the next 5 years, there would be a revolution in Washington state, and it would all be headed your direction. :)
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Re: Tag Talk
« Reply #9 on: April 12, 2007, 06:20:55 AM »
Alta is the west side of the Methow.  The Twisp River borders it to the north.  It used to be a tremendous late season deer hunt for archery, but I think they canned that a few years ago.  It was a unit they put to draw only for about 3 years and it grew some monsters.  Some of the sheds I found were unreal from that time period.  It gets hammered in the general season, I MEAN HAMMERED.  It does however get some migratory bucks, some out of the Navarre country along eastside of Chelan.  Its just like any of the other good tags, harder than hell to draw.
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Re: Tag Talk
« Reply #10 on: April 12, 2007, 07:58:38 AM »
I would have to say probably the raffle tag, that would open up some country that doesn't have the late hunts.  Desert is intriguing but is it really that good? 

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Re: Tag Talk
« Reply #11 on: April 12, 2007, 08:07:32 AM »
Man I wish they would reduce the number of late modern tags in the Methow and add some archery opportunity for some of us.  I send them E-mails every single year and they ignore me.  I don't understand why they raised the tag levels for modern and shafted the archers.  15 for the entire Vally would be fine with me just give me a chance!
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Re: Tag Talk
« Reply #12 on: April 12, 2007, 11:33:09 AM »
I'd take a sheep permit any place they allow it. I'm not picky about where, just gimme  :tung: Goat wouldn't be bad either.
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Re: Tag Talk
« Reply #13 on: April 12, 2007, 10:16:18 PM »
 Yeah right Ridge, so all you yocals can meet me on the hill in Nov??

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Re: Tag Talk
« Reply #14 on: April 12, 2007, 10:17:47 PM »
 Alkali
 Mission
 Swakane
 a blacktail hunt I'll keep to myself


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