collapse
GET THE MOST OUT OF YOUR GPS MAP Guided Moose And Black Bear Hunts

Author Topic: Got an OIL permit long before I'm due.....  (Read 5356 times)

Offline Timberstalker

  • Busch Lite Rocks
  • Off-Topics
  • Trade Count: (+2)
  • Old Salt
  • *****
  • Join Date: Apr 2008
  • Posts: 5176
  • Location: Tri-Cities
Re: Got an OIL permit long before I'm due.....
« Reply #100 on: July 01, 2017, 10:34:22 PM »
That's one helluva surprise.
If you aint hunting, you aint livin'

Offline jackelope

  • Administrator
  • Trade Count: (+18)
  • Legend
  • *****
  • Join Date: Mar 2007
  • Posts: 34356
  • Location: Duvall, WA
  • Groups: WSB RMGA NRA RMEF BHA
Re: Got an OIL permit long before I'm due.....
« Reply #101 on: July 03, 2017, 08:34:21 AM »
A little teaser and a must for a map. Once again congrats 



Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk

Ordered the map. Thanks, man.
Getting close to time to hit some trails and find some goats!
:fire.:

" In today's instant gratification society, more and more pressure revolves around success and the measurement of one's prowess as a hunter by inches on a score chart or field photos produced on social media. Don't fall into the trap. Hunting is-and always will be- about the hunt, the adventure, the views, and time spent with close friends and family. " Ryan Hatfield

My posts, opinions and statements do not represent those of this forum

Offline Rainier10

  • Global Moderator
  • Trade Count: (+1)
  • Old Salt
  • *****
  • Join Date: Dec 2010
  • Posts: 5821
  • Location: Over the edge
Re: Got an OIL permit long before I'm due.....
« Reply #102 on: July 03, 2017, 04:20:57 PM »
Stretch and flex my friend, we are not getting any younger.  Slow and steady.  :tup:
Pain is temporary, achieving the goal is worth it.

I didn't say it would be easy, I said it would be worth it.

Every father should remember that one day his children will follow his example instead of his advice.


The views and opinions expressed in this post are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of HuntWa or the site owner.

Offline jackelope

  • Administrator
  • Trade Count: (+18)
  • Legend
  • *****
  • Join Date: Mar 2007
  • Posts: 34356
  • Location: Duvall, WA
  • Groups: WSB RMGA NRA RMEF BHA
Re: Got an OIL permit long before I'm due.....
« Reply #103 on: July 03, 2017, 05:26:27 PM »
Well they weren't kidding.

:fire.:

" In today's instant gratification society, more and more pressure revolves around success and the measurement of one's prowess as a hunter by inches on a score chart or field photos produced on social media. Don't fall into the trap. Hunting is-and always will be- about the hunt, the adventure, the views, and time spent with close friends and family. " Ryan Hatfield

My posts, opinions and statements do not represent those of this forum

Offline Timberstalker

  • Busch Lite Rocks
  • Off-Topics
  • Trade Count: (+2)
  • Old Salt
  • *****
  • Join Date: Apr 2008
  • Posts: 5176
  • Location: Tri-Cities
Re: Got an OIL permit long before I'm due.....
« Reply #104 on: July 03, 2017, 05:41:53 PM »
Pretty sure I'd hand deliver that bad boy.  :tup:
Congrats again!
If you aint hunting, you aint livin'

Offline elkrack

  • Trade Count: (+1)
  • Longhunter
  • *****
  • Join Date: Apr 2009
  • Posts: 667
  • Location: bonney lake
Re: Got an OIL permit long before I'm due.....
« Reply #105 on: July 03, 2017, 08:42:57 PM »
Well they weren't kidding.



Well you could always forfeit the tag and fill in my name :chuckle:
life's tough its tougher if your stupid (john wayne)

Offline RB

  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Sourdough
  • *****
  • Join Date: Jun 2011
  • Posts: 1609
  • Location: Arlington, washington
Re: Got an OIL permit long before I'm due.....
« Reply #106 on: July 05, 2017, 09:51:05 AM »
Well they weren't kidding.




Awesome! I called last year to get mine and the person in Olympia was very good to work with had my tag in hand within a few days and saved a road trip to the capital!
IAFF #3728

Offline baker5150

  • Site Sponsor
  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Sourdough
  • *****
  • Join Date: Feb 2012
  • Posts: 1255
  • Location: Lynden, Wa.
Re: Got an OIL permit long before I'm due.....
« Reply #107 on: July 05, 2017, 10:00:45 AM »
So if you don't purchase the tag they will offer it to another applicant?  Has anyone heard of that happening?

Offline jackelope

  • Administrator
  • Trade Count: (+18)
  • Legend
  • *****
  • Join Date: Mar 2007
  • Posts: 34356
  • Location: Duvall, WA
  • Groups: WSB RMGA NRA RMEF BHA
Re: Got an OIL permit long before I'm due.....
« Reply #108 on: July 05, 2017, 10:44:26 AM »
The interesting part about the whole ...pay by July 31st... thing is, I emailed them a week ago or so asking what I needed to do and they told me once I got that notification in the mail, I had 10 days to pay for the tag. Now I have that letter and it says July 31. It doesn't matter to me in my case, it'll be paid for this week, but I'm not sure if one hand knows what the other is doing down there.

I've not heard of any other applicants get offered an unclaimed tag, ever.
 
:fire.:

" In today's instant gratification society, more and more pressure revolves around success and the measurement of one's prowess as a hunter by inches on a score chart or field photos produced on social media. Don't fall into the trap. Hunting is-and always will be- about the hunt, the adventure, the views, and time spent with close friends and family. " Ryan Hatfield

My posts, opinions and statements do not represent those of this forum

Offline Skyvalhunter

  • Washington For Wildlife
  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Explorer
  • *****
  • Join Date: Oct 2007
  • Posts: 10531
  • Location: The valley
Re: Got an OIL permit long before I'm due.....
« Reply #109 on: July 05, 2017, 12:07:51 PM »
All those that drew, good luck and hope everything goes well. Here I sit with 2 handfuls of points, could have bought a new rifle by now.

Offline RB

  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Sourdough
  • *****
  • Join Date: Jun 2011
  • Posts: 1609
  • Location: Arlington, washington
Re: Got an OIL permit long before I'm due.....
« Reply #110 on: July 05, 2017, 06:28:31 PM »
The interesting part about the whole ...pay by July 31st... thing is, I emailed them a week ago or so asking what I needed to do and they told me once I got that notification in the mail, I had 10 days to pay for the tag. Now I have that letter and it says July 31. It doesn't matter to me in my case, it'll be paid for this week, but I'm not sure if one hand knows what the other is doing down there.

I've not heard of any other applicants get offered an unclaimed tag, ever.


Yeah it was super easy to buy over the phone. The only suggestion I made to them and the biologist is, it would be nice if they had a nicer tag rather than just a cheesy print out like a Deer, Elk, Bear, or cougar tag. I think it would awesome if they were old style printed on a separate paper that looked official and meant more than just any other tag. This will be an awesome experience enjoy!
IAFF #3728

Offline mburrows

  • Trade Count: (+3)
  • Longhunter
  • *****
  • Join Date: Aug 2007
  • Posts: 534
  • Location: Duck Blind
  • Go Cougs!
Re: Got an OIL permit long before I'm due.....
« Reply #111 on: July 05, 2017, 08:27:06 PM »
Tagging along. Good luck!

Offline 280ackley

  • Off-Topics
  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Longhunter
  • *****
  • Join Date: Aug 2007
  • Posts: 971
  • Location: SWW
Re: Got an OIL permit long before I'm due.....
« Reply #112 on: July 05, 2017, 09:11:09 PM »
 :yeah:
Life member: Washington Wild Sheep Foundation & NRA

Offline rosscrazyelk

  • BMM
  • Off-Topics
  • Trade Count: (+3)
  • Frontiersman
  • *****
  • Join Date: Dec 2007
  • Posts: 4242
  • Location: Sumner
Re: Got an OIL permit long before I'm due.....
« Reply #113 on: July 25, 2017, 07:30:10 PM »
I am behind in the times. Congrats on the draw.
If its brown knock it down

Offline jackelope

  • Administrator
  • Trade Count: (+18)
  • Legend
  • *****
  • Join Date: Mar 2007
  • Posts: 34356
  • Location: Duvall, WA
  • Groups: WSB RMGA NRA RMEF BHA
Re: Got an OIL permit long before I'm due.....
« Reply #114 on: July 26, 2017, 11:34:17 AM »

First scouting trip planned. Overnighting 8/6-8/7. Hopefully I get some good pics and find the one.
 :yike:
:fire.:

" In today's instant gratification society, more and more pressure revolves around success and the measurement of one's prowess as a hunter by inches on a score chart or field photos produced on social media. Don't fall into the trap. Hunting is-and always will be- about the hunt, the adventure, the views, and time spent with close friends and family. " Ryan Hatfield

My posts, opinions and statements do not represent those of this forum

Offline Miles

  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Frontiersman
  • *****
  • Join Date: Apr 2007
  • Posts: 3163
  • Location: Colorado
Re: Got an OIL permit long before I'm due.....
« Reply #115 on: July 26, 2017, 11:43:35 AM »

First scouting trip planned. Overnighting 8/6-8/7. Hopefully I get some good pics and find the one.
 :yike:


 :tup:   Take lots of pictures!

Offline Southpole

  • Off-Topics
  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Sourdough
  • *****
  • Join Date: Sep 2012
  • Posts: 2031
  • Location: Arlington/Oso
  • Groups: NRA
Re: Got an OIL permit long before I'm due.....
« Reply #116 on: July 26, 2017, 11:58:23 AM »

First scouting trip planned. Overnighting 8/6-8/7. Hopefully I get some good pics and find the one.
 :yike:


 :tup:   Take lots of pictures!
:yeah: How exciting!!
$5 is a lot of money if you ain't got it

Offline ghostshell

  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Tracker
  • **
  • Join Date: Jul 2012
  • Posts: 60
  • Location: washington
Re: Got an OIL permit long before I'm due.....
« Reply #117 on: Yesterday at 10:12:40 PM »
not sure why you posted long befor due? anyone who trashes anyone on a draw of any oil tag needs better things to think about. i would be happy for anyone drawing with 1 point. it is part of a lottery.... congrats and have fun.........

 

* Recent Topics

Animals in stores. by JDHasty
[Today at 05:42:04 AM]


Price? by daydreamn
[Today at 05:32:22 AM]


What Woods do you use for your wild game? by lamrith
[Today at 05:28:52 AM]


Dumb question by Timberstalker
[Today at 05:24:23 AM]


Re: Chain Reaction Game by hemi
[Today at 05:04:24 AM]


Re: Word Association Game by hemi
[Today at 05:02:12 AM]


Sell: Stewart recurve by Bo_nimrod
[Today at 04:40:56 AM]


Laws for training with live ducks on WDFW land. by Colin
[Today at 04:14:39 AM]


Colorado Refunds? by vandeman17
[Today at 04:08:37 AM]


Need a new tripod by whacker1
[Today at 03:49:43 AM]


Where did Whitetail Plus archery shop go! by LeviD1
[Today at 02:49:20 AM]


Berry Timing and Elevation by bowtechian
[Today at 02:43:14 AM]


My new Bowtech Reign 7 by bowtechian
[Today at 02:27:22 AM]


Boats and bankies: Etiquette question by PolarBear
[Today at 12:47:39 AM]


Clearing out the stables - Tikka 7mag, Marlin 60 by JeffRaines
[Yesterday at 11:49:56 PM]


Leupold VX-1 3-9x40 by Tbar
[Yesterday at 11:39:16 PM]


DNR or Forestry job? by cougforester
[Yesterday at 10:40:47 PM]


Midsize Trucks?? by biggfish
[Yesterday at 10:40:23 PM]


Legal or not? by Fl0und3rz
[Yesterday at 10:21:53 PM]


Newbie fallbear hunting tips by ghostshell
[Yesterday at 10:20:21 PM]