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Special Permit Bucks, Post Pics from past years!
« on: June 26, 2017, 04:40:13 PM »
I thought it would be cool if people might share pictures of bucks harvested under a special permit. Please post a pic or two, tell us what unit, year, tag type, anything else you want. Maybe this will cause me to actually start applying for special permits instead of saving for some dream hunt somewhere.

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Re: Special Permit Bucks, Post Pics from past years!
« Reply #1 on: June 26, 2017, 07:50:28 PM »
And we all want more people to apply !  :chuckle:

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Re: Special Permit Bucks, Post Pics from past years!
« Reply #2 on: June 27, 2017, 11:22:03 AM »
And we all want more people to apply !  :chuckle:

Right right! I'll stay out of that game for now. Thought there would be more takers here. I suppose I'll have to use the darn search function to individually find pics of permit bucks on here. I just wanna see what kind of animals people take in those late hunts.

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Re: Special Permit Bucks, Post Pics from past years!
« Reply #3 on: June 27, 2017, 12:05:12 PM »
And we all want more people to apply !  :chuckle:

Right right! I'll stay out of that game for now. Thought there would be more takers here. I suppose I'll have to use the darn search function to individually find pics of permit bucks on here. I just wanna see what kind of animals people take in those late hunts.

Why bother with the low odds of a special permit draw in WA?   I choose to promote the general season tags. :chuckle:  It's a lot more fun shooting them early and making those permit holders work for their buck.

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Re: Special Permit Bucks, Post Pics from past years!
« Reply #4 on: June 27, 2017, 12:26:54 PM »
Jeez that buck makes me giddy.  They don't get much better here.
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Re: Special Permit Bucks, Post Pics from past years!
« Reply #5 on: June 27, 2017, 12:38:05 PM »
Great buck, especially for general season. :tup:
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Re: Special Permit Bucks, Post Pics from past years!
« Reply #6 on: June 27, 2017, 02:07:46 PM »
@Miles

Oh goodness! That's a beast!

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Re: Special Permit Bucks, Post Pics from past years!
« Reply #7 on: June 29, 2017, 08:43:10 PM »
04',06',14'... 06' is the bottom buck, and 14' is wide massive two thingy!
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Re: Special Permit Bucks, Post Pics from past years!
« Reply #8 on: June 29, 2017, 09:38:56 PM »
@crabcreekhunter:

Those are all amazing. Thanks for sharing. That two point thingy is interesting; I wonder if it's actually pretty old and might be regressing a bit.

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Re: Special Permit Bucks, Post Pics from past years!
« Reply #9 on: June 29, 2017, 09:48:20 PM »
He was super old wouldnt have made it through the winter, teeth are almost gone but was rutting really hard, about a quater inch shy of the 30" and 6.5-7" bases.  Neat old warrior!
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Re: Special Permit Bucks, Post Pics from past years!
« Reply #10 on: June 29, 2017, 09:58:08 PM »
He was super old wouldnt have made it through the winter, teeth are almost gone but was rutting really hard, about a quater inch shy of the 30" and 6.5-7" bases.  Neat old warrior!

That's cool man. Your experience speaks for itself. I've been questing after a mule like any one of those for a grip. I think whitetails are much easier to locate and pattern.

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Re: Special Permit Bucks, Post Pics from past years!
« Reply #11 on: July 14, 2017, 05:07:21 PM »
Here is a picture of a dandy Wa. buck. He broke his droptine off.

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Re: Special Permit Bucks, Post Pics from past years!
« Reply #12 on: July 18, 2017, 05:01:13 PM »
@Griiz that's an insane WA buck.  What is it, 6 by 8"? If you get a chance let us know if that's a special permit buck or OTC. Thanks for sharing.

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Re: Special Permit Bucks, Post Pics from past years!
« Reply #13 on: July 18, 2017, 07:52:33 PM »
This is a great thread to get folks pumped for hunting season.
This is my one and only special permit buck. November 2010 in the Tucannon.

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Re: Special Permit Bucks, Post Pics from past years!
« Reply #14 on: July 18, 2017, 08:16:18 PM »
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Re: Special Permit Bucks, Post Pics from past years!
« Reply #15 on: July 18, 2017, 09:52:45 PM »
Here is a picture of a dandy Wa. buck. He broke his droptine off.


Awesome buck!   But I gotta ask....why does his top notch look like a poodle? or is it just this pic?

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Re: Special Permit Bucks, Post Pics from past years!
« Reply #16 on: July 18, 2017, 10:52:48 PM »
I think you're looking at his knee above the bucks forehead. That is a stud buck.

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Re: Special Permit Bucks, Post Pics from past years!
« Reply #17 on: July 18, 2017, 10:53:37 PM »
@Griiz that's an insane WA buck.  What is it, 6 by 8"? If you get a chance let us know if that's a special permit buck or OTC. Thanks for sharing.

6*7, permit. He had a 10 inch drop a week earlier.

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Re: Special Permit Bucks, Post Pics from past years!
« Reply #18 on: July 18, 2017, 10:55:53 PM »
Here is a picture of a dandy Wa. buck. He broke his droptine off.


Awesome buck!   But I gotta ask....why does his top notch look like a poodle? or is it just this pic?

His head was like a goat. Short and wide. He was an old and ugly buck.

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Re: Special Permit Bucks, Post Pics from past years!
« Reply #19 on: July 18, 2017, 11:10:59 PM »
Here is a picture of a dandy Wa. buck. He broke his droptine off.

Incredible buck Griiz! Congrats! I thought the same thing about his top knot in but its just a carhart clad knee that makes it look like that in the pic.

Awesome buck!   But I gotta ask....why does his top notch look like a poodle? or is it just this pic?

His head was like a goat. Short and wide. He was an old and ugly buck.
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Re: Special Permit Bucks, Post Pics from past years!
« Reply #20 on: July 19, 2017, 05:22:39 AM »
Or we could look at past threads containing this.
http://hunting-washington.com/smf/index.php/topic,200720.0.html
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Re: Special Permit Bucks, Post Pics from past years!
« Reply #21 on: July 19, 2017, 06:21:29 AM »
Here's another general season buck (wa).

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Re: Special Permit Bucks, Post Pics from past years!
« Reply #22 on: July 19, 2017, 09:18:28 AM »
@jackelope

Great spread and height on that buck!

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Re: Special Permit Bucks, Post Pics from past years!
« Reply #23 on: July 19, 2017, 11:19:45 AM »
Desert buck

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Re: Special Permit Bucks, Post Pics from past years!
« Reply #24 on: July 19, 2017, 11:24:30 AM »
Entiat Quality 2015 Buck. I just got it back from the taxidermist and i'll post some pictures in the taxidermy forum in the next few days.

 

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