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Offline Turner89

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Re: My quality hunt is fast approaching
« Reply #105 on: September 27, 2017, 08:54:04 PM »
Great job 7mm :tup:
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Re: My quality hunt is fast approaching
« Reply #106 on: September 27, 2017, 10:00:19 PM »
Great job 7mm :tup:
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Re: My quality hunt is fast approaching
« Reply #107 on: September 28, 2017, 05:22:32 AM »
Great story and congratulations on the beautiful bull!

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Re: My quality hunt is fast approaching
« Reply #108 on: September 28, 2017, 06:12:53 AM »
Man, that is an awesome write up. Congrats on the bull. Love how you took all the meat off that elk. Respect!
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Re: My quality hunt is fast approaching
« Reply #109 on: September 28, 2017, 08:48:02 AM »
Thank you for all the great comments guys, I appreciate it. My only regret is being done SO FAST, and not getting to spend more time in the woods. Momma is glad to have me home, and I'm heading to Idaho in a couple weeks so these brownie points count for a lot!

I started cutting meat yesterday and it's crazy to me how big everything is. I've killed several elk, but never a mature bull. They are crazy big animals. Going to be lots and lots of good chewing.
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Re: My quality hunt is fast approaching
« Reply #110 on: September 28, 2017, 08:58:01 AM »
Congrats....That is just a great story. Thanks for sharing

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Re: My quality hunt is fast approaching
« Reply #111 on: September 28, 2017, 09:18:31 AM »
Great story... congrats!

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Re: My quality hunt is fast approaching
« Reply #112 on: September 28, 2017, 09:56:32 AM »
Congrats on your quality hunt success. I enjoyed your write-up. Thank you for taking us along on your journey.  :tup:

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Re: My quality hunt is fast approaching
« Reply #113 on: September 28, 2017, 09:58:45 AM »
Congrats on a nice bull and the write up was excellent.  :tup:

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Re: My quality hunt is fast approaching
« Reply #114 on: September 29, 2017, 09:18:58 AM »
Congrats! Great story and a very nice bull. You put the work in it sounds like and were rewarded, good job

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Re: My quality hunt is fast approaching
« Reply #115 on: April 03, 2018, 02:02:14 PM »
Bringing this back for a quick reboot. My buddy Jordan finished editing the video to his content. He wanted to tell a story with this, about the importance of the hunt, hunters ethics, and so on. He did a good job. Take a look. Oh and don't make fun of my calling! I'm still learning, and it was good enough to call in a bull!

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Re: My quality hunt is fast approaching
« Reply #116 on: April 03, 2018, 02:22:40 PM »
Excellent VID and story of your hunt Rory!  Thanks for sharing it.  r/  Rory  ;)
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Re: My quality hunt is fast approaching
« Reply #117 on: April 03, 2018, 02:57:06 PM »
What the... 5:30 into the video and we already have a BBD! Man.


Great Video. More to hunting than the kill or the horns.
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Re: My quality hunt is fast approaching
« Reply #118 on: April 03, 2018, 03:26:49 PM »
What the... 5:30 into the video and we already have a BBD! Man.


Great Video. More to hunting than the kill or the horns.

Yeah, I didn't waste any time, nor did I give him any real opportunity to get good footage of animals. That was my only real regret with the hunt, was killing one so fast and not getting to interact with more animals. So it goes. Had elk tacos last night, they were delicious.
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Re: My quality hunt is fast approaching
« Reply #119 on: April 03, 2018, 03:30:12 PM »
Congrats on nice bull.
Video was great thanks for sharing
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