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Colockum area booming noise
« on: September 08, 2017, 03:38:21 PM »
 Sitting in Elk camp Hearing A booming/rumbling noise  coming from the Ellensburg and Yakima direction
 Any idea what it is we're thinking YTC  :dunno:

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Re: Colockum area booming noise
« Reply #1 on: September 08, 2017, 03:42:00 PM »
Well couldnt be thunder right? Bombing range off target?

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Re: Colockum area booming noise
« Reply #2 on: September 08, 2017, 03:48:21 PM »
Likely ytc. Tank range is n.e. corner of ytc, other side of ridge just south of kittitas.
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Re: Colockum area booming noise
« Reply #3 on: September 08, 2017, 04:03:16 PM »
The Japanese are renting the YTC for the month of September. They shipped over all kinds of toys and are playing war games.

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Re: Colockum area booming noise
« Reply #4 on: September 08, 2017, 05:39:44 PM »
Good hopefully they are getting ready to smear N Korea off the map
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Re: Colockum area booming noise
« Reply #5 on: September 08, 2017, 07:10:26 PM »
It's the firing center, I was in Mattawa for work today and could hear them banging away.
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Re: Colockum area booming noise
« Reply #6 on: September 08, 2017, 07:40:52 PM »
The booming sounds you hear are bull elk. I remember hearing the same noise in 1981. When I went to investigate the sound I found a huge 10 point elk slamming his antlers into the large trees preparing for the rut. Every hit would send off a large boom that would echo for many miles. A little further down the ridge was an 11 point elk doing the same thing. He must have weighed as much as a large moose. Unfortunately the season was not open until the following day, and needless to say, I went home empty handed that year. Someone in the Colockum area  will hopefully  take home a record monster elk this year. Follow the booms.

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Re: Colockum area booming noise
« Reply #7 on: September 08, 2017, 10:37:07 PM »
I've seen the game department dropping noise bags or bomes to split up the elk heard before season they don't want us to be to successful


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Re: Colockum area booming noise
« Reply #8 on: September 09, 2017, 04:37:29 AM »
I seem to remember something about and endless hole near eburg with spacemen regularly using it as a landing spot. We need to acknowledge the fact that this is not war games or drilling, but in fact a clingon invasion. Perhaps they have collaborated with the lovely people in Olympia and are using it as a transplant point for wolves and hunters whose sole tool is a hoochie mama and an inability to avoid other people. No friends, this is not Japan, but something far, far more serious  >:(

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Re: Colockum area booming noise
« Reply #9 on: September 10, 2017, 11:38:58 AM »
I need to drink more koolaid. Elk slamming trees and spacemen?
Sorry, but not the sound we are hearing.

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Re: Colockum area booming noise
« Reply #10 on: September 10, 2017, 01:34:39 PM »
Collusion at its finest. That's what they want you to believe but if you read the "bigfoot" thread it's all in there. >:(
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Re: Colockum area booming noise
« Reply #11 on: September 10, 2017, 01:50:03 PM »
I've seen the game department dropping noise bags or bomes to split up the elk heard before season they don't want us to be to successful


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Let me guess...A black helicopter??  :tinfoil:

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Re: Colockum area booming noise
« Reply #12 on: September 11, 2017, 07:50:22 AM »
I need to drink more koolaid. Elk slamming trees and spacemen?
Sorry, but not the sound we are hearing.
PROVE IT.

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Re: Colockum area booming noise
« Reply #13 on: September 11, 2017, 07:56:13 AM »
What a bunch of fools.

Obviously.........

It's Bigfoot.

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Re: Colockum area booming noise
« Reply #14 on: September 11, 2017, 08:18:29 AM »
I've seen the game department dropping noise bags or bomes to split up the elk heard before season they don't want us to be to successful


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Let me guess...A black helicopter??  :tinfoil:
Some of the guys I know would claim to have seen this happen back in the 80's when all the elk would congregate in one area forming really large herds. 

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Re: Colockum area booming noise
« Reply #15 on: September 11, 2017, 12:50:00 PM »
I need to drink more koolaid. Elk slamming trees and spacemen?
Sorry, but not the sound we are hearing.
PROVE IT.


This?   

Or it could have been a camp down the road that had chili for dinner........Do you want to see a pic of that aftermath?  :yike: :chuckle: :chuckle: :chuckle:

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Re: Colockum area booming noise
« Reply #16 on: September 11, 2017, 01:02:36 PM »
Artillary at Yakima
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Re: Colockum area booming noise
« Reply #17 on: September 11, 2017, 02:18:17 PM »
I ate two bowls of chili. Did you note the smoke cloud as well?

Pinetar nailed it.  It's the Japanese.   

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Re: Colockum area booming noise
« Reply #18 on: September 11, 2017, 08:31:28 PM »
 :yeah: :chuckle: :chuckle:

Not only did we notice the cloud.........we felt the burning in our eyes Bone!  :chuckle:

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Re: Colockum area booming noise
« Reply #19 on: September 11, 2017, 10:29:26 PM »
Collusion at its finest. That's what they want you to believe but if you read the "bigfoot" thread it's all in there. >:(
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Re: Colockum area booming noise
« Reply #20 on: September 12, 2017, 05:30:21 AM »
:yeah: :chuckle: :chuckle:

Not only did we notice the cloud.........we felt the burning in our eyes Bone!  :chuckle:
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Re: Colockum area booming noise
« Reply #21 on: September 12, 2017, 06:20:48 AM »
Collusion at its finest. That's what they want you to believe but if you read the "bigfoot" thread it's all in there. >:(

Plat you better give these skeptics some hw. Start with page 1 and read all the way through  >:( it's all in there, once you read that it's IMPOSSIBLE to still be even close to a skeptic.

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Re: Colockum area booming noise
« Reply #22 on: September 16, 2017, 12:46:50 PM »
I heard it too for a few days , sounded like artillery.

i heard that, hoochie mamas from desperate hunters, skittish elk running in the timber, and an angry gamewarden who asked me and my two buddies if were the aholes who superglued the disabled hunters gate lock. ( it wasnt us ). Toughtough conditione this year
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Re: Colockum area booming noise
« Reply #23 on: September 27, 2017, 02:26:38 PM »
Locals usually call it: "Squatch-Gas..."
Happens when the Bigfeet stumble into unwashed camp dishes with chili still in them.
Then they experience Gassoprofundo, that can shake the ground when expelled by a large specimen. Commonly called: "BigFart."


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Re: Colockum area booming noise
« Reply #24 on: September 27, 2017, 04:18:10 PM »
I heard it too for a few days , sounded like artillery.

i heard that, hoochie mamas from desperate hunters, skittish elk running in the timber, and an angry gamewarden who asked me and my two buddies if were the aholes who superglued the disabled hunters gate lock. ( it wasnt us ). Toughtough conditione this year

Glued the lock?  What kind of person does that?  Are they jealous of the access a disabled hunter gets? 

 

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