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Float Hunt?
« on: September 04, 2017, 06:19:23 PM »
Has anyone done one of these in Central Washington? I've got a cataraft and would love to use a river/stream to escape the crowds and get into some harder spots that I'd otherwise be required to ride my horses to. Any ideas welcome. I'm in Cle Elum.

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Re: Float Hunt?
« Reply #1 on: September 04, 2017, 07:01:12 PM »
If you know the water and the country and think you can get into critters, go for it.  I know some that do well each year floating.  A few who hike in and than float their elk out.

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Re: Float Hunt?
« Reply #2 on: September 04, 2017, 08:03:40 PM »
I'm curious about this too for a year or 2 down the road

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Re: Float Hunt?
« Reply #3 on: September 04, 2017, 08:07:35 PM »
if I ever draw a ram permit north of Yakima that is what will happen.   mike w

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Re: Float Hunt?
« Reply #4 on: September 05, 2017, 08:19:23 PM »
If you know the water and the country and think you can get into critters, go for it.  I know some that do well each year floating.  A few who hike in and than float their elk out.
Any advice on which rivers might be worthwhile?

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Re: Float Hunt?
« Reply #5 on: September 07, 2017, 06:35:59 PM »
I do float hunt, but not for big game. I have been trying to put together a big game trip for a few years but have never seemed to make it happen. I have a few ideas for rivers and logistics but the guy I float with is not able to get time off for hunting season so would be interested in finding someone else with a cataraft that could do some whitewater and is up for it.

I see you are in central WA. I live in Cle elum, shoot me a Pm if you want and maybe we could meet up and discuss a little further.

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Re: Float Hunt?
« Reply #6 on: September 09, 2017, 01:57:25 PM »
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