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Re: 2017 Bears
« Reply #175 on: October 22, 2017, 02:04:26 PM »
First bear, harvested 10/17 near Ellensburg. Story written up here: http://hunting-washington.com/smf/index.php/topic,219595.0.html

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Re: 2017 Bears
« Reply #176 on: October 22, 2017, 08:51:56 PM »
nice.
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Re: 2017 Bears
« Reply #177 on: November 12, 2017, 06:15:38 PM »
Nice bear. Congratulations.

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Re: 2017 Bears
« Reply #178 on: November 19, 2017, 08:33:40 PM »
Here's my first Bear, killed on Nov 5th while Elk hunting in the 574. Cut his tracks and shot him five minutes later. I didn't get any great photos with him as my son is a very horrible photographer...lol.  Nose to tail he is 5' 5". He must have been just fighting as he had several fresh cuts on his snout and a gash 2" long and 1/2" deep on his chest.

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Re: 2017 Bears
« Reply #179 on: November 20, 2017, 08:09:10 AM »
Nice, should have a nice hide this time of year

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Re: 2017 Bears
« Reply #180 on: November 22, 2017, 08:06:32 PM »
Beautiful bear, Jason!

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Re: 2017 Bears
« Reply #181 on: November 22, 2017, 08:18:28 PM »
Beautiful bear, Jason!
Thank you.

I skinned him out for a rug, but have since changed my mind and I'm going to have a half mount done.

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Re: 2017 Bears
« Reply #182 on: November 22, 2017, 08:18:34 PM »
Real nice bear.
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Re: 2017 Bears
« Reply #183 on: November 22, 2017, 08:32:19 PM »
He had a very nice and thick coat. Completely jet black, even his snout is black. And the white patch is very cool, a bonus for sure.

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Re: 2017 Bears
« Reply #184 on: November 23, 2017, 03:17:27 PM »
wow yeah nice bear.
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Re: 2017 Bears
« Reply #185 on: December 04, 2017, 07:44:29 PM »
Late season boar- really haired up
Go hawks

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Re: 2017 Bears
« Reply #186 on: December 05, 2017, 07:25:25 PM »
 :chuckle: you getting around eh lol a deer a elk now bear but last years Nice!
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Re: 2017 Bears
« Reply #187 on: December 06, 2017, 07:54:37 AM »
Having trouble making sense of your post but thanks.
Go hawks

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Re: 2017 Bears
« Reply #188 on: December 22, 2017, 03:22:05 PM »
Having trouble making sense of your post but thanks.
:chuckle: sorry was just meaning you've posted a deer a elk and now a bear. Is what I meant by getting around, :tup: :chuckle:
any how grats for all that meat.
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Re: 2017 Bears
« Reply #189 on: December 31, 2017, 06:31:27 PM »
Jeeze all these bear pictures are sure making me wanna do some serious bear hunting next year!!!!
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