collapse
Double U Hunting Supply Sound like the real thing!

Author Topic: Bugles? Cows W/Bulls?  (Read 2841 times)

Offline AnimalControl

  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Pilgrim
  • *
  • Join Date: Sep 2015
  • Posts: 15
Bugles? Cows W/Bulls?
« on: September 02, 2017, 01:12:45 PM »
Anyone hearing any bugles or seeing any cows getting chased around by bulls? Looks like the Born and Raised guys aren't having any trouble getting them to talk in Oregon. I'm just nervous this hot weather might lead to a late rut.

Offline Tbar

  • Non-Hunting Topics
  • Trade Count: (+6)
  • Sourdough
  • *
  • Join Date: Jun 2011
  • Posts: 1750
  • Location: Whatcom county
  • That Boy Ain't Right
Re: Bugles? Cows W/Bulls?
« Reply #1 on: September 02, 2017, 01:13:59 PM »
It's not late!  :tup:

Offline Watimberghost

  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Sourdough
  • *****
  • Join Date: Dec 2008
  • Posts: 1744
Re: Bugles? Cows W/Bulls?
« Reply #2 on: September 02, 2017, 01:21:20 PM »
Bulls are bugling and they are perusing cows :tup:

Offline AnimalControl

  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Pilgrim
  • *
  • Join Date: Sep 2015
  • Posts: 15
Re: Bugles? Cows W/Bulls?
« Reply #3 on: September 02, 2017, 02:23:53 PM »
Thanks guys. I'd normally be out checking for myself but my wife and I just welcomed our son into the world. It looks like we're gonna have some clear weather for archery season for once!

Offline Bigapplediams73

  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Pilgrim
  • *
  • Join Date: Dec 2016
  • Posts: 19
  • Location: Battleground Washington
Re: Bugles? Cows W/Bulls?
« Reply #4 on: September 03, 2017, 07:25:43 AM »
Was in yale for blacktail opener and herd them early morning down in the canyons .

Offline Smokey Bear

  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Tracker
  • **
  • Join Date: Aug 2010
  • Posts: 62
Re: Bugles? Cows W/Bulls?
« Reply #5 on: September 03, 2017, 03:30:45 PM »
I heard a bull bugling and several cows mewing three weeks ago in 340. 

Offline shmacker

  • Non-Hunting Topics
  • Trade Count: (+3)
  • Tracker
  • *
  • Join Date: Jan 2015
  • Posts: 50
  • Location: Renton
Re: Bugles? Cows W/Bulls?
« Reply #6 on: September 03, 2017, 04:30:00 PM »
I watched a 3pt bull running some cows yesterday morning.  I'm sure the big boys will come kick him out soon

Offline scottcrb

  • NRA, RMEF, Wa marketing director Montucky Cold Snack, MDF, BHA,
  • Business Sponsor
  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Sourdough
  • *****
  • Join Date: May 2010
  • Posts: 1110
  • Location: shoreline
    • Montucky Cold Snacks
  • Groups: nra, RMEF,MDF
Re: Bugles? Cows W/Bulls?
« Reply #7 on: September 03, 2017, 07:05:17 PM »
Not one bugle on the Eastside . Last three days and night s have been silent and haven't seen any elk. all our cams went elk less in last 2 weeks.  :dunno:

Offline Sliverslinger

  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Longhunter
  • *****
  • Join Date: Nov 2010
  • Posts: 560
  • Location: Salkum, wa
Re: Bugles? Cows W/Bulls?
« Reply #8 on: September 03, 2017, 07:20:19 PM »
Went out yesterday evening and today near the house. Saw a nice herd of 25 with a smaller 5 and some raggies around. Went out and scouted this morning and located 4-5 bulls who were bugling. It all shut off after 9 when the temp rose.
SliverSlinger

Offline vandeman17

  • Non-Hunting Topics
  • Trade Count: (+6)
  • Old Salt
  • *
  • Join Date: Jul 2007
  • Posts: 8481
  • Location: East Wenatchee
Re: Bugles? Cows W/Bulls?
« Reply #9 on: September 03, 2017, 07:50:29 PM »
Not one bugle on the Eastside . Last three days and night s have been silent and haven't seen any elk. all our cams went elk less in last 2 weeks.  :dunno:

Mine did the same. Fingers crossed they are still around
" I have hunted almost every day of my life, the rest have been wasted"

Offline WapitiTalk1

  • Site Sponsor
  • Trade Count: (+6)
  • Frontiersman
  • *****
  • Join Date: Oct 2011
  • Posts: 3264
  • Location: NW Washington
Re: Bugles? Cows W/Bulls?
« Reply #10 on: September 03, 2017, 09:00:54 PM »
Yes, theyre in the thralls of herding up.
Darton Archery Maverick II
"Sir, left side Sir!" "Are you sure Private Pyle?"
Elknut Field Staff

Offline bracer40

  • Trade Count: (+3)
  • Sourdough
  • *****
  • Join Date: Nov 2010
  • Posts: 1013
Re: Bugles? Cows W/Bulls?
« Reply #11 on: September 04, 2017, 08:54:52 AM »
Thanks guys. I'd normally be out checking for myself but my wife and I just welcomed our son into the world. It looks like we're gonna have some clear weather for archery season for once!

Congratulations on your son's arrival! Hope wife and son are both doing well.
“Just give me a comfortable couch, a dog, a good book, and a woman. Then if you can get the dog to go somewhere and read the book, I might have a little fun.”
― Groucho Marx

Offline Watimberghost

  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Sourdough
  • *****
  • Join Date: Dec 2008
  • Posts: 1744
Re: Bugles? Cows W/Bulls?
« Reply #12 on: September 04, 2017, 11:06:25 AM »
Thanks guys. I'd normally be out checking for myself but my wife and I just welcomed our son into the world. It looks like we're gonna have some clear weather for archery season for once!

Congratulations on your son's arrival! Hope wife and son are both doing well.

:yeah:

Offline boneill

  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Tracker
  • **
  • Join Date: Aug 2013
  • Posts: 65
  • Location: BZ Corner
Re: Bugles? Cows W/Bulls?
« Reply #13 on: September 04, 2017, 05:04:30 PM »
I was in the woods Fri, Sat, Sun for archery deer and didn't hear or see anything until Sunday.  Came across a big heard and was able to get 100 yards away and observe. 2 6x6s and a nice 5x5 as well as several rag horns. In all, probably about 100 cows with about 10 bulls. They were on a cool shady timbered bench on the side of a creek drainage escaping the heat.

Offline splitshot

  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Sourdough
  • *****
  • Join Date: Sep 2010
  • Posts: 2038
Re: Bugles? Cows W/Bulls?
« Reply #14 on: September 04, 2017, 05:13:52 PM »
all we got in august on cams are 3 bull moose. 2 big and 1 small. and 1 coyote. too hot.  mike w