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Goose Prarie Archery Quality Elk Tag
« on: July 11, 2017, 12:08:18 PM »
I drew this tag first try with 8 pts. didnt think it would happen but it did. I haven't hunted it but will work hard to fill tag. I figured I'd hunt it a couple years before I drew a tag there. I dont usually put in for area I don't know. Expecting alot of people so I'm planning on packing in and have a couple places in mind. I've been up there scoutng once and plan on going this weeekend. Any advice or info would be appreciated.

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Re: Goose Prarie Archery Quality Elk Tag
« Reply #1 on: July 11, 2017, 12:46:57 PM »
If you are going to backpack into an area, only go in as far as you can get a bull out on your back before the meat goes bad. I see to many guys backpack into  areas where if they got a bull there is no way they could get it out  in time. Boned out bull is still two trips without your gear that you went in with. I have came across elk kills thats guys have left a lot meat because they only wanted to make one trip. And that is illegal !
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Re: Goose Prarie Archery Quality Elk Tag
« Reply #2 on: July 11, 2017, 12:51:40 PM »
 :tup: I Agree! Thanks

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Re: Goose Prarie Archery Quality Elk Tag
« Reply #3 on: July 11, 2017, 12:52:28 PM »
There's some pretty good podcasts on backcountry meat care if you look for them.  Good luck with your tag.

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Re: Goose Prarie Archery Quality Elk Tag
« Reply #4 on: July 11, 2017, 01:25:41 PM »
I do know a couple areas that a guy can make two trips in a day that hold elk. After I make a trip in there  will let you know what I'm seeing. You have a great tag, Congrats and Good Luck !!!
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Re: Goose Prarie Archery Quality Elk Tag
« Reply #5 on: July 11, 2017, 09:58:41 PM »
I had the tag in 2011 . Plenty of elk within reasonable packing distance.  Just know your limits, or have lots of help.  Pm me if you want any information
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Re: Goose Prarie Archery Quality Elk Tag
« Reply #6 on: July 12, 2017, 07:19:32 AM »
I do know a couple areas that a guy can make two trips in a day that hold elk. After I make a trip in there  will let you know what I'm seeing. You have a great tag, Congrats and Good Luck !!!

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