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Offline fishinandhuntin

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Nooksack bull down and Congratulations wifey!
« on: October 08, 2017, 07:20:54 PM »
Congratulations to my wife Laura on a respectable 6x7 Nooksack bull taken this morning!  Only day 2 into the 40 day season, but such a great time with Laura and our son Troy!!!!

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Re: Nooksack bull down and Congratulations wifey!
« Reply #1 on: October 08, 2017, 07:22:14 PM »
Good for her.   Congratulations. 
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Re: Nooksack bull down and Congratulations wifey!
« Reply #2 on: October 08, 2017, 07:23:20 PM »
Awesome congrats to her!!

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Re: Nooksack bull down and Congratulations wifey!
« Reply #3 on: October 08, 2017, 07:26:52 PM »
Really nice bull. :tup:

Was it tough finding them? Haven't seen much of them on the HWY until the last few days.
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Re: Nooksack bull down and Congratulations wifey!
« Reply #4 on: October 08, 2017, 07:27:13 PM »
Way to get it done  :tup: congrats to her.

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Re: Nooksack bull down and Congratulations wifey!
« Reply #5 on: October 08, 2017, 07:27:28 PM »
Sweet ! beautiful bull Congrats :tup:
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Re: Nooksack bull down and Congratulations wifey!
« Reply #6 on: October 08, 2017, 07:28:25 PM »
Nice bull congrats
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Re: Nooksack bull down and Congratulations wifey!
« Reply #7 on: October 08, 2017, 07:33:15 PM »
Really nice bull. :tup:

Was it tough finding them? Haven't seen much of them on the HWY until the last few days.
Saw 16 elk yesterday, 8 were bulls. Saw 9 this morning. Yesterday were "alpine " elk, today "mountain" elk  ;)

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Re: Nooksack bull down and Congratulations wifey!
« Reply #8 on: October 08, 2017, 08:01:13 PM »
Congratulations to her on a great bull!


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Re: Nooksack bull down and Congratulations wifey!
« Reply #9 on: October 08, 2017, 08:01:31 PM »
Beautiful bull congrats to her :IBCOOL:
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Re: Nooksack bull down and Congratulations wifey!
« Reply #10 on: October 08, 2017, 08:05:55 PM »
Really nice bull. :tup:

Was it tough finding them? Haven't seen much of them on the HWY until the last few days.
Saw 16 elk yesterday, 8 were bulls. Saw 9 this morning. Yesterday were "alpine " elk, today "mountain" elk  ;)

What part of the alpine were you in?
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Re: Nooksack bull down and Congratulations wifey!
« Reply #11 on: October 08, 2017, 08:09:41 PM »
Very nice. Congrats!

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Re: Nooksack bull down and Congratulations wifey!
« Reply #12 on: October 08, 2017, 08:13:01 PM »
Fantastic! Congrats!  :tup:
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Re: Nooksack bull down and Congratulations wifey!
« Reply #13 on: October 08, 2017, 08:15:52 PM »
Awesome bull !! Big congrats  :IBCOOL:

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Re: Nooksack bull down and Congratulations wifey!
« Reply #14 on: October 08, 2017, 08:17:30 PM »
Really nice bull. :tup:

Was it tough finding them? Haven't seen much of them on the HWY until the last few days.
Saw 16 elk yesterday, 8 were bulls. Saw 9 this morning. Yesterday were "alpine " elk, today "mountain" elk  ;)

What part of the alpine were you in?

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Re: Nooksack bull down and Congratulations wifey!
« Reply #15 on: October 08, 2017, 08:20:59 PM »
Nice bull!  :tup:

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Re: Nooksack bull down and Congratulations wifey!
« Reply #16 on: October 08, 2017, 08:27:18 PM »
that's awesome, congrats!  :tup:

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Re: Nooksack bull down and Congratulations wifey!
« Reply #17 on: October 08, 2017, 08:30:46 PM »
Congrats!  The only thing wrong with that bull is that it ends your hunt.  That's awesome that you were able to share it with the family. Memories forever! Great job. 

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Re: Nooksack bull down and Congratulations wifey!
« Reply #18 on: October 08, 2017, 08:41:12 PM »
Dang! That's a beauty!

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Re: Nooksack bull down and Congratulations wifey!
« Reply #19 on: October 08, 2017, 09:03:50 PM »
Congrats on a nice one.
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Re: Nooksack bull down and Congratulations wifey!
« Reply #20 on: October 08, 2017, 09:11:28 PM »
Beautiful bull!! How awesome!! Congrats!
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Re: Nooksack bull down and Congratulations wifey!
« Reply #21 on: October 08, 2017, 10:25:08 PM »
Great bull congrats.

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Re: Nooksack bull down and Congratulations wifey!
« Reply #22 on: October 08, 2017, 10:29:16 PM »
Very nice, good job to all!!

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Re: Nooksack bull down and Congratulations wifey!
« Reply #23 on: October 08, 2017, 11:42:31 PM »
Awesome!
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Re: Nooksack bull down and Congratulations wifey!
« Reply #24 on: October 08, 2017, 11:55:18 PM »
Congratulations on job well done!  Dandy bull!
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Re: Nooksack bull down and Congratulations wifey!
« Reply #25 on: October 09, 2017, 06:38:23 AM »
That's an awesome bull!  I love the color on the antlers.  Congratulations to your wife!  Her smile says it all.

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Re: Nooksack bull down and Congratulations wifey!
« Reply #26 on: October 09, 2017, 07:16:41 AM »
Very nice, saw this on the Facebook site yesterday, this is why my permit application is sent in every year in hopes to finally have a chance at a Bull like this! Congratulations memories for a lifetime with your family!
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Re: Nooksack bull down and Congratulations wifey!
« Reply #27 on: October 09, 2017, 07:35:44 AM »
Pretty awesome hunter you have there. Nice bull.
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Re: Nooksack bull down and Congratulations wifey!
« Reply #28 on: October 09, 2017, 08:00:35 AM »
Now there's some memories that won't soon be forgotten. Nice job!

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Re: Nooksack bull down and Congratulations wifey!
« Reply #29 on: October 09, 2017, 09:41:32 AM »
NICE  congrats on a good bull.

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Re: Nooksack bull down and Congratulations wifey!
« Reply #30 on: October 09, 2017, 10:23:11 AM »
Congrats, looks like a great family outing!

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Re: Nooksack bull down and Congratulations wifey!
« Reply #31 on: October 09, 2017, 10:26:23 AM »
Congrats to all of you and especially your wife. That's a great bull. Thanks for sharing!
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Re: Nooksack bull down and Congratulations wifey!
« Reply #32 on: October 09, 2017, 10:28:51 AM »
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Re: Nooksack bull down and Congratulations wifey!
« Reply #33 on: October 09, 2017, 10:49:17 AM »
Congrats!! Sweet bull!
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Re: Nooksack bull down and Congratulations wifey!
« Reply #34 on: October 09, 2017, 10:50:52 AM »
Darn nice bull, Congrats to her.
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Re: Nooksack bull down and Congratulations wifey!
« Reply #35 on: October 09, 2017, 06:15:09 PM »
very nice congrats!!!   :tup: :tup:

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Re: Nooksack bull down and Congratulations wifey!
« Reply #36 on: October 18, 2017, 09:04:11 PM »
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Re: Nooksack bull down and Congratulations wifey!
« Reply #37 on: October 18, 2017, 09:08:17 PM »
GREAT bull :tup:

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Re: Nooksack bull down and Congratulations wifey!
« Reply #38 on: October 18, 2017, 09:16:41 PM »
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Re: Nooksack bull down and Congratulations wifey!
« Reply #39 on: October 18, 2017, 11:08:05 PM »
Definitely nice, and on a road too? 40 day season??? WTF?

 

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