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Re: Pack out pics
« Reply #165 on: December 06, 2017, 01:37:29 PM »
This is me packing my goat out. Also itís me praying to the Lord that I donít trip and die. Iím not the most agile goofball in the world.  Probably the 2nd most sketchy spot of the hike out.

 


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Re: Pack out pics
« Reply #166 on: December 06, 2017, 01:40:07 PM »
This is me packing my goat out. Also itís me praying to the Lord that I donít trip and die. Iím not the most agile goofball in the world.  Probably the 2nd most sketchy spot of the hike out.

 


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Re: Pack out pics
« Reply #167 on: December 06, 2017, 01:44:56 PM »
It would have been a significant fall I think but I don't think I would have died. Just broke my skull.
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I think the pic makes it look worse than it really was actually. I'm not gonna lie...some of it was nerve wracking.
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Re: Pack out pics
« Reply #168 on: December 06, 2017, 01:45:04 PM »
Not sure why you are worried.... The ground would've caught you if you fell. :dunno:
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Re: Pack out pics
« Reply #169 on: December 06, 2017, 01:50:28 PM »
Not sure why you are worried.... The ground would've caught you if you fell. :dunno:
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Re: Pack out pics
« Reply #170 on: December 06, 2017, 01:53:39 PM »
Not sure why you are worried.... The ground would've caught you if you fell. :dunno:

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Re: Pack out pics
« Reply #171 on: December 06, 2017, 02:00:33 PM »
It would have been a significant fall I think but I don't think I would have died. Just broke my skull.
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I think the pic makes it look worse than it really was actually. I'm not gonna lie...some of it was nerve wracking.
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Actually that was just as bad as it looks.  I was glad when we got by there and to some grassier areas.  What made it worse was the weight on our backs.  I didn't think of that when I talked you into going over there.  I was just focused on you shooting a goat.  After you did and I thought about the trail back I must admit I was a little worried.  I had talked you into it so I had to put on my game face.  Full disclosure that was sketchy as heck.
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Re: Pack out pics
« Reply #172 on: December 06, 2017, 02:10:53 PM »
I think Rick and I agree that this was give or take the path we took back.




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Re: Pack out pics
« Reply #173 on: December 06, 2017, 02:41:38 PM »
Love the fat cat

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Re: Pack out pics
« Reply #174 on: December 06, 2017, 08:33:20 PM »
Helping with a rifle tag this fall

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Re: Pack out pics
« Reply #175 on: December 07, 2017, 03:48:28 PM »
My sister, 2017 Idaho elk.
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