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Offline AKBowman

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high country bear/deer hunt
« on: September 27, 2010, 07:30:40 PM »
I posted on here a while back about going up on the border of ONP and hunting bears/deer. I have a archery tag for deer so I am looking at casing some bears but was wondering if someone wanted to tag along with a rifle. Cant find who responded to my last post.

Its about 6 hrs of steep climbing to get there. Leaving Friday early afternoon Oct 15, coming out that sunday. Light weight back packing style. I have everything so if there is someone who is serious and in shape PM me.

Ive never been up there in Oct but I've seen a TON of bears year after year when up there in late sept.
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Offline sled

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Re: high country bear/deer hunt
« Reply #1 on: September 27, 2010, 07:41:31 PM »
  where about are you going?  Very interested but not sure yet.  Where are you from?

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Re: high country bear/deer hunt
« Reply #2 on: September 27, 2010, 08:05:48 PM »
Going into the Olympic unit. Leeward side of the Olympics. From Anchorage.
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Re: high country bear/deer hunt
« Reply #3 on: October 01, 2010, 05:26:29 PM »
I might be in some of those areas.  I usually try to go a bit longer--Sun evening to Friday evening (or tag used).  I was in there for 8 days of the high buck season.  Mostly ended up being scouting.  There seems to be lots of cougars in there.
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Re: high country bear/deer hunt
« Reply #4 on: October 01, 2010, 08:04:22 PM »
Is archery deer open in that area in Oct?

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Re: high country bear/deer hunt
« Reply #5 on: October 03, 2010, 10:49:17 AM »
Is archery deer open in that area in Oct?

No archery deer season is not open but archery rifle is. I would be archery beer hunting but is someone with a rifle deer tag wanted to come they could get either. Ive never seen cougar tracks or a cougar but the area is huge so i am sure there are more in some areas.
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