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First bear ever! Alpine
« on: October 18, 2017, 08:22:36 PM »
Monday and Tuesday I spent up high looking for a buck as my primary concern. I happened to see this bear just as I was leaving and got it done! Long hike out, and was thankful for my brothers help on the way out. Seeing a cougar in the dark makes life feel much better being with someone else... Grateful for a bunch of meat for my family.


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Re: First bear ever! Alpine
« Reply #1 on: October 18, 2017, 08:28:41 PM »
Nothing's better than getting a bear feeding on berries. Nice one, congrats!

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Re: First bear ever! Alpine
« Reply #2 on: October 18, 2017, 08:29:21 PM »
Nice bear,congrats

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Re: First bear ever! Alpine
« Reply #3 on: October 18, 2017, 08:52:30 PM »
Congrats! Nothing like the first and bear meat is so delicious. I've been eating mine like crazy lately.  I only have about 36 pounds left,  LOL.
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Re: First bear ever! Alpine
« Reply #4 on: October 18, 2017, 09:37:45 PM »
Congrats! Nothing like the first and bear meat is so delicious. I've been eating mine like crazy lately.  I only have about 36 pounds left,  LOL.

I shot mine like 4 weeks ago and only have about 15 pounds  left  :chuckle:

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Re: First bear ever! Alpine
« Reply #5 on: October 18, 2017, 09:59:28 PM »
Good looking bear       :tup:
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Re: First bear ever! Alpine
« Reply #6 on: October 18, 2017, 10:41:52 PM »
Congrats!  That mountain bear meat is tasty & tender.  Makes great crock pot chili!
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Re: First bear ever! Alpine
« Reply #7 on: October 19, 2017, 05:46:59 AM »
Congrats, nice looking bear


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Re: First bear ever! Alpine
« Reply #8 on: October 19, 2017, 06:27:40 AM »
By the time you had him packed out, I wonder if the smile had worn off yet.   Great bear!

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Re: First bear ever! Alpine
« Reply #9 on: October 19, 2017, 06:58:14 AM »
Nice bear. You've got some great meat and saved a bunch of fawns, too.
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Re: First bear ever! Alpine
« Reply #10 on: October 19, 2017, 07:17:02 PM »
Nice looking bear!  Congrats on a well earned bear!
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Re: First bear ever! Alpine
« Reply #11 on: October 19, 2017, 10:02:44 PM »
Congrats!!  Nice size too

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Re: First bear ever! Alpine
« Reply #12 on: October 20, 2017, 03:28:08 AM »
Thanks all, 74 pounds of meat in the freezer...


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Re: First bear ever! Alpine
« Reply #13 on: October 20, 2017, 04:14:45 AM »
Congrats.
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Re: First bear ever! Alpine
« Reply #14 on: December 19, 2017, 09:31:06 PM »
Beautiful country by the pic. Nice Job!

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Re: First bear ever! Alpine
« Reply #15 on: December 27, 2017, 08:30:25 AM »
Good looking bear! Congrats!
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Re: First bear ever! Alpine
« Reply #16 on: December 27, 2017, 08:37:28 AM »
Congrats!  Missed this first go round.  Love the berry with the pad, and the moniker  :chuckle:
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