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Re: 2017 Bears
« Reply #50 on: April 24, 2017, 08:54:10 PM »
Well three trips into the Skagit areas so far.  No sign of any bear activity yet.  Many of the roads still have trees down and branches over them when you come in off of hwy 9.  Hoping for things to get better.
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Re: 2017 Bears
« Reply #51 on: April 25, 2017, 01:40:24 AM »
Just got back from a weekend hunt(sw Idaho), we saw a sow with cubs and that was it.


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There were some drifts left over up around 6000' and the higher peaks around were completely covered still


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Re: 2017 Bears
« Reply #52 on: April 25, 2017, 04:26:57 PM »
Anyone have any reports from the Sherman unit? 

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Re: 2017 Bears
« Reply #53 on: April 29, 2017, 10:30:11 AM »
Anyone seeing any Kapowsin bears yet?

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Re: 2017 Bears
« Reply #54 on: April 29, 2017, 06:43:09 PM »
I was up there last week and didn't see any sign.

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Re: 2017 Bears
« Reply #55 on: April 29, 2017, 07:13:35 PM »
I was up there last week and didn't see any sign.

Was up trail running in some beary area today no sign at all in kapowsin

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Re: 2017 Bears
« Reply #56 on: April 29, 2017, 07:27:11 PM »
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Re: 2017 Bears
« Reply #57 on: April 29, 2017, 11:20:00 PM »
Was up there checking cameras today, no pics and no sign.

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Re: 2017 Bears
« Reply #58 on: April 30, 2017, 08:56:42 AM »
Gonna go find them in the sun. The weather just won't change to warm.

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Re: 2017 Bears
« Reply #59 on: April 30, 2017, 09:21:29 AM »
Anyone have any reports from the Sherman unit?
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I'm heading to Sherman unit this Wednesday for 5 nights., weather reports are looking good! Hopefully I'll have a bear pic to post this time next week!

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Re: 2017 Bears
« Reply #60 on: April 30, 2017, 09:27:27 AM »
Just coming back from a couple more days of bear hunting.  Saw one sow with twins.  A decent size bear too late to go after and another sow with a single cub.  Plus we saw a wolf chasing a cow elk and my buddy found a small moose shed

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Re: 2017 Bears
« Reply #61 on: April 30, 2017, 11:58:14 AM »
Good luck StringShot! Been curious how conditions are over there.  Partner and i drew tags, not heading over until Memorial weekend though. Hope you have a good hunt and let us know how it goes!

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Re: 2017 Bears
« Reply #62 on: April 30, 2017, 01:23:32 PM »
Heard a rumor..........

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Re: 2017 Bears
« Reply #63 on: April 30, 2017, 01:34:23 PM »
Heard a rumor..........

Nice hopefully it's true
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Re: 2017 Bears
« Reply #64 on: April 30, 2017, 04:08:26 PM »
Can't say who but a big bear is down, beautiful! 

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Re: 2017 Bears
« Reply #65 on: April 30, 2017, 04:43:17 PM »
Yep, nice big bear down... Look forward to a story

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Re: 2017 Bears
« Reply #66 on: April 30, 2017, 04:46:48 PM »
Yep, nice big bear down... Look forward to a story

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Re: 2017 Bears
« Reply #67 on: April 30, 2017, 04:56:48 PM »
Yep, nice big bear down... Look forward to a story

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Is it the pumpkin head? Seen pics of a nice one earlier.

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Re: 2017 Bears
« Reply #68 on: April 30, 2017, 06:04:24 PM »
Yep, nice big bear down... Look forward to a story

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Is it the pumpkin head? Seen pics of a nice one earlier.
Probably, on Facebook.  Definitely has a pumpkin head!

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Re: 2017 Bears
« Reply #69 on: April 30, 2017, 06:48:52 PM »
Is it a blues bear or north?

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Re: 2017 Bears
« Reply #70 on: April 30, 2017, 08:43:05 PM »
Finally had a beat on the bait in Idaho, showed up Friday.  Been back the last 2 days, but eating very little bait.  It snacked a little and then just laid down for a while and watched the bait barrel.  No good photos yet.
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Re: 2017 Bears
« Reply #71 on: April 30, 2017, 09:14:47 PM »
Is it a blues bear or north?
singin the blues...........

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Re: 2017 Bears
« Reply #72 on: April 30, 2017, 09:52:17 PM »

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Re: 2017 Bears
« Reply #73 on: April 30, 2017, 09:53:39 PM »
He's sitting in the upper right of the photo.  Kind of hard to see.


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Re: 2017 Bears
« Reply #74 on: May 01, 2017, 07:31:57 AM »
Nice to see Machias. I'm looking forward to seeing some dead bear pics.
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