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2017 Moose and Goat Success
« on: October 05, 2017, 10:09:06 AM »
2017 has been an alright year so far...   :dunno: :chuckle: I was able to harvest a 10" goat in Northern BC in the end of August and my dad just filled his OIL tag on his moose here in WA Monday afternoon.  And a few more critters.  My WA spring bear and Montana bull.  C'mon deer season!

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Re: 2017 Moose and Goat Success
« Reply #1 on: October 05, 2017, 10:11:28 AM »
Heck of a year!   Love your Dads moose

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Re: 2017 Moose and Goat Success
« Reply #2 on: October 05, 2017, 10:14:06 AM »
Wow.  What a year.  Thanks for sharing. :tup:
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Re: 2017 Moose and Goat Success
« Reply #3 on: October 05, 2017, 10:16:59 AM »
Great stuff man! That goat pic is super cool!
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Re: 2017 Moose and Goat Success
« Reply #4 on: October 05, 2017, 10:22:20 AM »
Wow!  What a year!  You should  probably retire from hunting, because it's all downhill from here.  😀

What unit was your dad's moose?

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Re: 2017 Moose and Goat Success
« Reply #5 on: October 05, 2017, 10:47:25 AM »
Wow!  What a year!  You should  probably retire from hunting, because it's all downhill from here.  😀

What unit was your dad's moose?

Haha, probably.  And 49 north, early.  He's been putting in for 40 years.  Was at the very first moose drawing in WA when they did it out of the barrel with cards.  He just turned 70 this year. Was due. 

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Re: 2017 Moose and Goat Success
« Reply #6 on: October 05, 2017, 11:02:58 AM »
What a year, indeed!  Awesome.  Looks like some incredible hunts!

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Re: 2017 Moose and Goat Success
« Reply #7 on: October 05, 2017, 11:10:27 AM »
Epic year !!  Great to see your dad tag his moose, congrats!
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Re: 2017 Moose and Goat Success
« Reply #8 on: October 05, 2017, 11:33:46 AM »
Congrats again Jon on all your success so far this year.  And more season still left to go!

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Re: 2017 Moose and Goat Success
« Reply #9 on: October 05, 2017, 11:34:41 AM »
Epic Year!
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Re: 2017 Moose and Goat Success
« Reply #10 on: October 05, 2017, 11:35:29 AM »
Talk about "living the dream"   :tup:
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Re: 2017 Moose and Goat Success
« Reply #11 on: October 05, 2017, 12:15:13 PM »
 :tup:
As long as we have the habitat, we can argue forever about who gets to kill what and when.  No habitat = no game.

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Re: 2017 Moose and Goat Success
« Reply #12 on: October 05, 2017, 12:23:11 PM »
 :tup: ya..... I'm jealous
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Re: 2017 Moose and Goat Success
« Reply #13 on: October 05, 2017, 01:12:32 PM »
congrats  on some great animals

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Re: 2017 Moose and Goat Success
« Reply #14 on: October 05, 2017, 01:26:07 PM »
Solid work to you and your dad, Jon. Hoping to be able to hang my tag on a goat close to that caliber.
Thanks for sharing.
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