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Offline deerhuntr4885

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Anyone else lose their high hunt spot to the fires?
« on: September 06, 2017, 08:51:58 PM »
 :ACRY:  my spot is closed.  Time to scramble
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Re: Anyone else lose their high hunt spot to the fires?
« Reply #1 on: September 07, 2017, 06:49:01 PM »
I lost 3 spots I had been into. I have a hailmary available, but absolutely no boots on ground scouting and no idea if there is any water left. Thinking about just staying home this year

Offline kselkhunter

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Re: Anyone else lose their high hunt spot to the fires?
« Reply #2 on: September 07, 2017, 06:51:26 PM »
Yes, my favorite and backup spots are closed to.  But I was scouting two alternate spots the past few months in other wilderness areas just in case.  So, on to the contingency plan now.  No fires over there.

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Re: Anyone else lose their high hunt spot to the fires?
« Reply #3 on: September 07, 2017, 07:43:10 PM »
Yes. looking like plan c- going to also be scrambling but it will play out. On a bright note morel hunting is going to be easy next year;)

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Re: Anyone else lose their high hunt spot to the fires?
« Reply #4 on: September 08, 2017, 08:57:13 AM »
Plan B for me!

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Re: Anyone else lose their high hunt spot to the fires?
« Reply #5 on: September 08, 2017, 10:38:13 AM »
On the verge.
Hoping some of this weather will help.

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Re: Anyone else lose their high hunt spot to the fires?
« Reply #6 on: September 08, 2017, 12:01:54 PM »
I just found this smoke forecast:  http://www.lar.wsu.edu/airpact/gmap/ap5/ap5smoke.html

No help to the closures, but it definitely looks good for general air quality through the rest of the areas.

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Re: Anyone else lose their high hunt spot to the fires?
« Reply #7 on: September 11, 2017, 08:39:19 PM »
Lost mine too, backup spot is prince of wales Ak. Sitka Bucks better watch out!

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Anyone else lose their high hunt spot to the fires?
« Reply #8 on: September 14, 2017, 07:56:22 AM »
Good luck everyone
« Last Edit: September 14, 2017, 08:27:11 AM by Odell »
what in the wild wild world of sports???

 

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