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Offline BoomWhop

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Best friend's 1st Elk is a nice one
« on: October 27, 2017, 09:15:13 PM »
ScottA a hunt wa guy took down his 1st elk today. Many thanks to 400out, Gentry, Rhino and other for advice on a unit new to us. We have 2 any bull tags and ScottA nailed a nice 6x6 over 300 inches. (we hope) Tried to up load pics but still in the woods. 17 points to draw these tags. We have been busting our butts. 
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Re: Best friend's 1st Elk is a nice one
« Reply #1 on: October 27, 2017, 09:18:00 PM »
Congrats and canít wait for the story and pictures.

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Re: Best friend's 1st Elk is a nice one
« Reply #2 on: October 27, 2017, 09:21:24 PM »
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Re: Best friend's 1st Elk is a nice one
« Reply #3 on: October 27, 2017, 10:50:42 PM »
Hope this posts
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Re: Best friend's 1st Elk is a nice one
« Reply #4 on: October 27, 2017, 10:53:38 PM »
Nice Work! Great bull

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Re: Best friend's 1st Elk is a nice one
« Reply #5 on: October 27, 2017, 10:58:44 PM »
 :tup:

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Re: Best friend's 1st Elk is a nice one
« Reply #6 on: October 27, 2017, 11:04:55 PM »
Great looking bull congrats

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Re: Best friend's 1st Elk is a nice one
« Reply #7 on: October 27, 2017, 11:20:52 PM »
Great bull!

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Re: Best friend's 1st Elk is a nice one
« Reply #8 on: October 27, 2017, 11:22:47 PM »
Nice bull  :tup:

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Re: Best friend's 1st Elk is a nice one
« Reply #9 on: October 28, 2017, 06:05:06 AM »
Awesome bull! Congrats!
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Re: Best friend's 1st Elk is a nice one
« Reply #10 on: October 28, 2017, 07:07:37 AM »
Good bull in anyone's book. :tup:

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Re: Best friend's 1st Elk is a nice one
« Reply #11 on: October 28, 2017, 07:12:14 AM »
Awesome bull congrats  :tup:
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Re: Best friend's 1st Elk is a nice one
« Reply #12 on: October 28, 2017, 08:49:54 AM »
Beauty..well done

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Re: Best friend's 1st Elk is a nice one
« Reply #13 on: October 28, 2017, 09:12:03 AM »
That is a great bull.

Glad to hear Hunt WA members were willing to lend some helpful advice. I see some pepperoni in their future.

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Re: Best friend's 1st Elk is a nice one
« Reply #14 on: October 28, 2017, 09:18:51 AM »
That's a great bull, weather its your first or last. congrats to the hunter. Its awesome you guy's got help from other members on here as well.

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Re: Best friend's 1st Elk is a nice one
« Reply #15 on: October 28, 2017, 09:54:00 AM »
Awesome! Nice bull there too, congrats guys!

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Re: Best friend's 1st Elk is a nice one
« Reply #16 on: October 28, 2017, 10:04:48 AM »
That's a great first elk! Congrats guys!

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Re: Best friend's 1st Elk is a nice one
« Reply #17 on: October 28, 2017, 02:06:10 PM »
Wow, dandy.  Tell him they are all like that, he should have no problem improving on that year after year.   :chuckle:

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Re: Best friend's 1st Elk is a nice one
« Reply #18 on: October 28, 2017, 10:02:05 PM »
Great bull :tup:
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Re: Best friend's 1st Elk is a nice one
« Reply #19 on: October 28, 2017, 10:46:24 PM »
Great looking bull, congratulations!
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Re: Best friend's 1st Elk is a nice one
« Reply #20 on: October 29, 2017, 02:35:23 AM »
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Re: Best friend's 1st Elk is a nice one
« Reply #21 on: October 29, 2017, 11:51:53 AM »
Congrats on a great bull!


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Re: Best friend's 1st Elk is a nice one
« Reply #22 on: October 29, 2017, 12:47:31 PM »
Nice Bull!  :tup:
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Re: Best friend's 1st Elk is a nice one
« Reply #23 on: October 29, 2017, 04:38:55 PM »
Very Nice!  Got to find mine now.  I'll be back in there Tuesday until the hunt closes next Sunday.

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Re: Best friend's 1st Elk is a nice one
« Reply #24 on: October 30, 2017, 10:06:46 AM »
Nice job Scott!!

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Re: Best friend's 1st Elk is a nice one
« Reply #25 on: October 30, 2017, 02:30:10 PM »
WTG :tup:

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Re: Best friend's 1st Elk is a nice one
« Reply #26 on: October 31, 2017, 03:42:08 PM »
Congrats on a very nice bull !
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Re: Best friend's 1st Elk is a nice one
« Reply #27 on: November 01, 2017, 10:17:40 AM »
 :tup:
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