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Spring Bear
« on: February 12, 2017, 07:42:07 PM »
For spring Bear Hunt, do you have to pick a GMU with the application? I bought my Spring Bear hunt application but it did not let me pick a GMU. Does any one know of good GMU for spring Bear. I'm new to the spring bear hunt's. I have a few areas in mind which are Blue creek and Lick creek. I hunt elk up in lick creek unit and there are a lot of bear wasn't sure if there are better areas.

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Re: Spring Bear
« Reply #1 on: February 12, 2017, 07:47:46 PM »
Approx. 3 more days you should have option online WDFW to select unit to draw for........

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Re: Spring Bear
« Reply #2 on: February 12, 2017, 07:50:08 PM »
The unit is specific to spring bear ,  not a gmu. It's a draw as mentioned  and not a gimme hunt. You bought your tag, buy a permit  application then when able, put in your hunt unit choice .  If you draw, go hunt
Yes, my FJ is pink, I'm all about Team Jacob, beer is not for the horses nor is whiskey for the men, they are both for me.

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Re: Spring Bear
« Reply #3 on: February 12, 2017, 07:53:04 PM »
ok perfect I bought Lic, tag, and application so It's just a waiting game. Any one have a ideas on a better area or just stick to what I know.

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Re: Spring Bear
« Reply #4 on: February 12, 2017, 07:54:46 PM »
Stick with what you know. My opinion.
Yes, my FJ is pink, I'm all about Team Jacob, beer is not for the horses nor is whiskey for the men, they are both for me.

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Re: Spring Bear
« Reply #5 on: February 12, 2017, 07:57:51 PM »
Ok will do then. Thank you everyone for the info.

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Re: Spring Bear
« Reply #6 on: February 12, 2017, 08:04:58 PM »
Oh please let me draw this year.

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Re: Spring Bear
« Reply #7 on: February 12, 2017, 08:26:29 PM »
You should have good points.
Yes, my FJ is pink, I'm all about Team Jacob, beer is not for the horses nor is whiskey for the men, they are both for me.

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Re: Spring Bear
« Reply #8 on: February 12, 2017, 08:27:03 PM »
What are the odds of drawing?

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Re: Spring Bear
« Reply #9 on: February 12, 2017, 09:20:00 PM »
Nature. It's cheaper than therapy.

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Re: Spring Bear
« Reply #10 on: February 12, 2017, 09:42:43 PM »
The unit is specific to spring bear ,  not a gmu. It's a draw as mentioned  and not a gimme hunt. You bought your tag, buy a permit  application then when able, put in your hunt unit choice .  If you draw, go hunt
The Spring Bear tags are by GMU...

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Re: Spring Bear
« Reply #11 on: February 12, 2017, 09:56:44 PM »
The unit is specific to spring bear ,  not a gmu. It's a draw as mentioned  and not a gimme hunt. You bought your tag, buy a permit  application then when able, put in your hunt unit choice .  If you draw, go hunt
The Spring Bear tags are by GMU...
East side permits are by GMU. Most if not all west side permits are for a specific area inside GMU's.
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Spring Bear
« Reply #12 on: February 13, 2017, 06:12:20 AM »
Please stick with what you know...it's frustrating enough seeing only 50% or less of the tags getting hunted...


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Re: Spring Bear
« Reply #13 on: February 13, 2017, 07:08:04 AM »
Please stick with what you know...it's frustrating enough seeing only 50% or less of the tags getting hunted...


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Re: Spring Bear
« Reply #14 on: February 13, 2017, 07:14:15 AM »
Good points and thanks for the correction on gmu vs unit.
Yes, my FJ is pink, I'm all about Team Jacob, beer is not for the horses nor is whiskey for the men, they are both for me.

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Re: Spring Bear
« Reply #15 on: February 13, 2017, 07:32:08 AM »
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Nature. It's cheaper than therapy.

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Re: Spring Bear
« Reply #16 on: February 13, 2017, 09:51:38 PM »
Odds are fairly good. I got selected last year being my first time putting in for Spring bear. Good luck.
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