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Offline Cab

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Opener on a Sunday?
« on: March 05, 2018, 02:30:23 PM »
I'm not sure why the opener is on a Sunday? You think they would want to start the season on a Saturday and open it on the 14th instead of the 15th. any idea why?

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Re: Opener on a Sunday?
« Reply #1 on: March 05, 2018, 02:40:29 PM »
Opener is April 15th every year regardless of the day of the week that it falls on.
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Re: Opener on a Sunday?
« Reply #2 on: March 05, 2018, 02:53:24 PM »
Opener is April 15th every year regardless of the day of the week that it falls on.

Oh ok, it's only my 2nd year in state I had no idea. Thanks for the insight, I can plan my PTO a little better each year now  :chuckle:

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Re: Opener on a Sunday?
« Reply #3 on: March 05, 2018, 03:34:10 PM »
Wish it was still like this for Elk season.


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Re: Opener on a Sunday?
« Reply #4 on: March 05, 2018, 04:18:30 PM »
Other things that are constant.
Grouse. September 1
Early archery deer. September 1
West side bear. August 1
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Re: Opener on a Sunday?
« Reply #5 on: March 05, 2018, 04:41:27 PM »
And the mother of all openers... September 15th.

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Re: Opener on a Sunday?
« Reply #6 on: March 05, 2018, 05:38:31 PM »
Eastside bear Aug 1

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Re: Opener on a Sunday?
« Reply #7 on: March 05, 2018, 05:40:13 PM »
Wish it was still like this for Elk season.


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You must be retired. I think the elk season is way better now.
When the buffalo are gone we will hunt mice, for we are hunters and we want our freedom-Sitting Bull

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Re: Opener on a Sunday?
« Reply #8 on: March 05, 2018, 06:41:21 PM »
Other things that are constant.
Grouse. September 1
Early archery deer. September 1
West side bear. August 1

Not true for bear, the westside units i hunt open august 15

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Re: Opener on a Sunday?
« Reply #9 on: March 05, 2018, 08:20:06 PM »
Eastside bear Aug 1
Also not true for eastside .well I guess it depends what part of the east side your in.
Two birds in the Bush is always better than one in the hand-that way you can always go to the Bush and hunt another day .conservation=Better hunting.
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Re: Opener on a Sunday?
« Reply #10 on: March 06, 2018, 12:35:57 PM »
Wish it was still like this for Elk season.


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You must be retired. I think the elk season is way better now.
Not retired just prefer less people in the woods


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Re: Opener on a Sunday?
« Reply #11 on: March 06, 2018, 01:28:18 PM »
And the mother of all openers... September 15th.

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