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Author Topic: E. WA Quail, Chukar, Hun Opener 10/7/17  (Read 7936 times)

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Re: E. WA Quail, Chukar, Hun Opener 10/7/17
« Reply #15 on: October 06, 2017, 09:55:07 AM »
Thanks for the snake info everyone, I'll be out there as well. Best of luck to all.

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Re: E. WA Quail, Chukar, Hun Opener 10/7/17
« Reply #16 on: October 06, 2017, 10:37:15 AM »
I will be out for Quail tomorrow and will be bringing my pup on his first hunt. I can't wait!

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Re: E. WA Quail, Chukar, Hun Opener 10/7/17
« Reply #17 on: October 06, 2017, 02:54:44 PM »
gonna be windy here for the weekend.

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Re: E. WA Quail, Chukar, Hun Opener 10/7/17
« Reply #18 on: October 06, 2017, 03:49:24 PM »
gonna be windy here for the weekend.

Its always windy in Moses Lake. Or so it seems. I take the family up there to see the wife's parents, all the time, and it always seem to blow more in the fall and winter.

Good Rock Chuck shooting up there though.  :tup:

I haven't had the opportunity to any real hunting up there.

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Re: E. WA Quail, Chukar, Hun Opener 10/7/17
« Reply #19 on: October 06, 2017, 05:10:51 PM »
No opener for me but i really cant complain because my dad took my 10 month old pup to Eastern Montana to chase Roosters so that experience will be way more beneficial for her! Cant wait to hear how she does and to hunt over her myself in 2 weeks

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Re: E. WA Quail, Chukar, Hun Opener 10/7/17
« Reply #20 on: October 06, 2017, 08:10:00 PM »
Not like this windy.

gonna be windy here for the weekend.

Its always windy in Moses Lake. Or so it seems. I take the family up there to see the wife's parents, all the time, and it always seem to blow more in the fall and winter.

Good Rock Chuck shooting up there though.  :tup:

I haven't had the opportunity to any real hunting up there.

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Re: E. WA Quail, Chukar, Hun Opener 10/7/17
« Reply #21 on: October 07, 2017, 07:01:02 AM »
Like watchout for that twisting rolling wheelline windy, be careful out there

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Re: E. WA Quail, Chukar, Hun Opener 10/7/17
« Reply #22 on: October 07, 2017, 08:00:43 AM »
Never trust a weather report.  The winds were last night and died down.  Looks reasonable for the remainder of the weekend.  Originally it called for gusts close to 40mph.

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Re: E. WA Quail, Chukar, Hun Opener 10/7/17
« Reply #23 on: October 07, 2017, 04:24:57 PM »
Went out for a couple hours.  Wind was blowing hard.  Dog pointed 5 coveys.  Of course I missed all my shots.  Buddy ended up dropping one bird.   Gonna hit it again tomorrow and try to redeem myself.   

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Re: E. WA Quail, Chukar, Hun Opener 10/7/17
« Reply #24 on: October 07, 2017, 05:40:54 PM »
We (dog and I) got a limit of grouse and 2 chukar on the back way home :tup:
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Re: E. WA Quail, Chukar, Hun Opener 10/7/17
« Reply #25 on: October 07, 2017, 06:19:51 PM »
Was pretty windy in most of the spots we hit today, but my 7 month old pup got his first retrieve on a hun today! It was awesome to hunt with him for the first time.
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Re: E. WA Quail, Chukar, Hun Opener 10/7/17
« Reply #26 on: October 07, 2017, 06:46:47 PM »
 These guys did 20 miles and found a few in 30-40mph wind, called it a day at 10 due to heat.

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Re: E. WA Quail, Chukar, Hun Opener 10/7/17
« Reply #27 on: October 08, 2017, 08:31:03 AM »
17 miles myself on a full day. Cannot imagine what he ran. He is chukar tuckered

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Re: E. WA Quail, Chukar, Hun Opener 10/7/17
« Reply #28 on: October 08, 2017, 08:36:05 AM »
His proud birds

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Re: E. WA Quail, Chukar, Hun Opener 10/7/17
« Reply #29 on: October 08, 2017, 01:12:22 PM »
Nice looking dogs!

 

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