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Sun River Game Range
« on: April 26, 2017, 08:29:42 AM »
Anybody going on the 15th for a hike ?
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Re: Sun River Game Range
« Reply #1 on: May 08, 2017, 05:27:34 PM »
90% sure I'll go. Never been before

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Re: Sun River Game Range
« Reply #2 on: May 10, 2017, 06:41:20 AM »
Well I made it to Sunriver I figured I'd get here a little early and find me a place to camp was hoping to camp up near the gate but there's no camping all the way up the road from the sign
I camped at Willow Creek reservoir seems like the closest spot that was OK I got here last night there's already 25 vehicles in line just parked empty no people everything from sedans to quads to horse trailers
Never done it so I'm going to do it see how it works out
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Re: Sun River Game Range
« Reply #3 on: May 10, 2017, 11:36:53 AM »
Some open country you can roam before the 15th?

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Re: Sun River Game Range
« Reply #4 on: May 10, 2017, 11:49:06 AM »
You got your running shoes with you?

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Re: Sun River Game Range
« Reply #5 on: May 10, 2017, 03:04:55 PM »
How'd it turn out??


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Re: Sun River Game Range
« Reply #6 on: May 10, 2017, 03:22:36 PM »
Pretty sure he's not going in until the 15th.
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Re: Sun River Game Range
« Reply #7 on: May 10, 2017, 04:52:46 PM »
 :yeah:

I'm an old man now I don't run for shed horns, if it was close Id call it and see what your made of inside.
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« Last Edit: May 16, 2017, 06:23:42 AM by bobcat »
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Re: Sun River Game Range
« Reply #8 on: May 10, 2017, 05:47:36 PM »
Gorgeous picture. Hope you find a few.  :tup:
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Re: Sun River Game Range
« Reply #9 on: May 11, 2017, 06:59:05 AM »
Beautiful area thanks I hope I find at least one I camped my way all the way across Montana into North Dakota and back it's been a long trip but it's been cool
« Last Edit: May 16, 2017, 06:29:19 AM by bobcat »
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Re: Sun River Game Range
« Reply #10 on: May 15, 2017, 02:49:43 PM »
I thought it was bad for lots of people in Washington till I got to this place I seen a lot of guys get horns mostly on horses I did not get any zero and I'll bet there was at least 200 guys in line
Found one 3pt Whitetail
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« Last Edit: May 16, 2017, 06:17:53 AM by bobcat »
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Re: Sun River Game Range
« Reply #11 on: May 15, 2017, 08:32:44 PM »
Bummer... I was pulling for you. At least you made a road trip of it.

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Re: Sun River Game Range
« Reply #12 on: May 15, 2017, 08:37:05 PM »
What a great trip to make! 200 people no thanks.....  Wonder how much folks go to Oak Creek and Jow Watt on the opener?
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Re: Sun River Game Range
« Reply #13 on: May 16, 2017, 03:59:00 AM »
This year I would guess about two hundred people were waiting at the gate to Joe Watt.  First time I parked on the asphalt of the access road.  I didnt find anything either.

 

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