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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 »
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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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Re: 2017 Moose and Goat Success
« Reply #15 on: October 05, 2017, 01:49:02 PM »
 Nice!  Love the pics,  the goat picture is surreal.

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Re: 2017 Moose and Goat Success
« Reply #16 on: October 05, 2017, 01:50:26 PM »
Quite the year! I saw that moose at the taxidermist awesome bull
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Re: 2017 Moose and Goat Success
« Reply #17 on: October 05, 2017, 01:52:09 PM »
Wow, those are some great animals.  Congratulations and thanks for sharing.
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Re: 2017 Moose and Goat Success
« Reply #18 on: October 05, 2017, 01:55:57 PM »
Great pics! You've had an incredible hunting season. Is there anything left out there for the rest of us???  :tup:
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Re: 2017 Moose and Goat Success
« Reply #19 on: October 05, 2017, 02:47:35 PM »
Wow, what a year! Congrats! Good luck with the rest of it.
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Re: 2017 Moose and Goat Success
« Reply #20 on: October 05, 2017, 08:32:16 PM »
Great stuff man! That goat pic is super cool!
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Re: 2017 Moose and Goat Success
« Reply #21 on: October 05, 2017, 08:50:18 PM »
Thanks for the kind words fellas!  The goat was something that meant a lot to me.  My dad's favorite animal to hunt; always wanted to share that hunt together but it just hasn't been in the cards.  Finally got a chance to go, and ended up shooting it on his 70th birthday.  Then we got to share his moose hunt together. 


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Re: 2017 Moose and Goat Success
« Reply #22 on: October 05, 2017, 09:01:10 PM »
Awesome year and many haven't even been out once yet!

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Re: 2017 Moose and Goat Success
« Reply #23 on: October 05, 2017, 09:09:16 PM »
Very happy for your dad to draw a moose tag after all those years applying & to kill a monster!! All the critters you got this year were great trophies.  :tup:
 
I'd hate to have your taxidermist bill this year!! Thank you for sharing.

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Re: 2017 Moose and Goat Success
« Reply #24 on: October 05, 2017, 09:17:48 PM »
WOW what a year! Congrats!!  :tup:
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