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Offline robertsjd

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Re: Goose Prairie Bull Elk Hunt
« Reply #60 on: October 06, 2017, 01:05:40 PM »
How did the hunt go
be careful going in search of adventure its ridiculously easy to find.

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Re: Goose Prairie Bull Elk Hunt
« Reply #61 on: October 06, 2017, 02:23:04 PM »
I cant speak for the OP, But I was able to hunt ( not shooter ) with a friend who drew the quality rifle and although we left the big ones for the bull tag holders, he was stoked to get his first bull and the whole elk rut experience! It was truly unforgettable. I would love to see some pics of the brutes that were taken out of there on that tag.   

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Re: Goose Prairie Bull Elk Hunt
« Reply #62 on: October 06, 2017, 03:49:45 PM »
Any archery or muzzy guys who'd be willing to PM me with what they saw in the Bumping unit while hunting would be appreciated.  I've been scouting numerous areas in the unit.

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Re: Goose Prairie Bull Elk Hunt
« Reply #63 on: October 11, 2017, 09:05:24 AM »
The 23rd can't get here soon enough!!

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Re: Goose Prairie Bull Elk Hunt
« Reply #64 on: October 12, 2017, 05:17:37 PM »
The are a few bulls still talking in the central part of 356 in the wilderness. Have only seen one today. Too foggy to see em where I am at. Good news is there is 4" of snow where I'm standing right now. Seen 3 this morning standing in front of my cam lower down in the unit.
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Re: Goose Prairie Bull Elk Hunt
« Reply #65 on: October 12, 2017, 05:26:35 PM »
The are a few bulls still talking in the central part of 356 in the wilderness. Have only seen one today. Too foggy to see em where I am at. Good news is there is 4" of snow where I'm standing right now. Seen 3 this morning standing in front of my cam lower down in the unit.
Do you have the modern tag as well?

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Re: Goose Prairie Bull Elk Hunt
« Reply #66 on: October 12, 2017, 06:58:22 PM »
The are a few bulls still talking in the central part of 356 in the wilderness. Have only seen one today. Too foggy to see em where I am at. Good news is there is 4" of snow where I'm standing right now. Seen 3 this morning standing in front of my cam lower down in the unit.
Do you have the modern tag as well?
Nope. Last year and didn't hunt the right way. Wish I could have it again this year to get the terrible feeling out of me. I mess around in there all the time.
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Re: Goose Prairie Bull Elk Hunt
« Reply #67 on: October 12, 2017, 07:14:09 PM »
Are the trails open that were closed along the Bumping River road or have they opened everything up since the fire?

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Re: Goose Prairie Bull Elk Hunt
« Reply #68 on: October 12, 2017, 07:18:15 PM »
Are the trails open that were closed along the Bumping River road or have they opened everything up since the fire?
This was as of Tuesday.  Everything interior of the pink is closed.
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Re: Goose Prairie Bull Elk Hunt
« Reply #69 on: October 12, 2017, 07:18:50 PM »
will be heading up next Thursday, curious what the snow level is

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Re: Goose Prairie Bull Elk Hunt
« Reply #70 on: October 12, 2017, 07:28:06 PM »
Going up tomorrow to scout..............  whats the closest brewpub to catch the games saturday ?  :chuckle:

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Re: Goose Prairie Bull Elk Hunt
« Reply #71 on: October 12, 2017, 07:29:45 PM »
Are the trails open that were closed along the Bumping River road or have they opened everything up since the fire?
This was as of Tuesday.  Everything interior of the pink is closed.

Thank you. So if you were 70 years old with a bull elk tag what area would you recommend?

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Re: Goose Prairie Bull Elk Hunt
« Reply #72 on: October 12, 2017, 07:37:38 PM »
Going up tomorrow to scout..............  whats the closest brewpub to catch the games saturday ?  :chuckle:

unfortunately it's whisling jacks, better hope it isn't karaoke night cuz it doesn't matter what game is on they turn the  sound off to have the locales show off there pipes  :rolleyes:

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Re: Goose Prairie Bull Elk Hunt
« Reply #73 on: October 14, 2017, 04:44:38 PM »
Went and scouted today. All I saw was a grouse.  :o

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Re: Goose Prairie Bull Elk Hunt
« Reply #74 on: October 18, 2017, 01:12:24 PM »
Two days before I head into camp. I am super excited and can hardly focus at work.

 

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