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Re: How Old Is This Bear
« Reply #30 on: January 26, 2018, 10:05:50 AM »
 :rockin:  Lucky guess.  Its an awesome bear!  :tup:
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Re: How Old Is This Bear
« Reply #31 on: January 26, 2018, 04:23:45 PM »
From looking at the ear set I'll go 18.5" skull; 6'4' square hide measurement and 11 years old.
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Re: How Old Is This Bear
« Reply #32 on: January 26, 2018, 06:55:50 PM »
From looking at the ear set I'll go 18.5" skull; 6'4' square hide measurement and 11 years old.

21 1/2" Boone & Crockett  Almost 7 ft sq.  14 years old
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Re: How Old Is This Bear
« Reply #33 on: January 26, 2018, 08:48:17 PM »
That's an impressive beast. Should be pretty close to WA state record?
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Re: How Old Is This Bear
« Reply #34 on: January 26, 2018, 09:28:42 PM »
That's an impressive beast. Should be pretty close to WA state record?

Looks like it’d be #3 in the Washington book.
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Re: How Old Is This Bear
« Reply #35 on: January 27, 2018, 07:20:24 AM »
So what's the hunt story with this bear? Did he come from Stevens County? Any pics with the hunter?
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Re: How Old Is This Bear
« Reply #36 on: January 27, 2018, 07:26:30 AM »
So what's the hunt story with this bear? Did he come from Stevens County? Any pics with the hunter?
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Re: How Old Is This Bear
« Reply #37 on: January 27, 2018, 02:51:59 PM »
No permission to post hunter pic or story...Spring bear Stevens county
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Re: How Old Is This Bear
« Reply #38 on: January 27, 2018, 03:17:33 PM »
No permission to post hunter pic or story...Spring bear Stevens county

You had pictures up here at one time. Did you delete the thread?  I looked briefly but couldn’t find it.
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Re: How Old Is This Bear
« Reply #39 on: January 27, 2018, 03:46:03 PM »
The hunter was harassed at work so we took it down...
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Re: How Old Is This Bear
« Reply #40 on: January 27, 2018, 03:50:18 PM »
The hunter was harassed at work so we took it down...

By hippy liberals?
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Re: How Old Is This Bear
« Reply #41 on: January 27, 2018, 05:53:25 PM »
Yeah people who are completely out of touch with the natural world get crazy emotional about bears. Maybe a video of that boar killing and eating a few cubs or munching on a live elk calf would change their perspective.
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Re: How Old Is This Bear
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Re: How Old Is This Bear
« Reply #43 on: February 11, 2018, 12:32:45 PM »
For the record, this might be my favorite Washington bear killed of all time. And a brute.


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Re: How Old Is This Bear
« Reply #44 on: February 11, 2018, 07:03:44 PM »
He is a stud for sure.
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