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WA Mountain Goat auction tag
« on: February 24, 2018, 10:42:00 PM »
Sold tonight in Lynnwood at the SCI banquet. $28,500 back to conservation. Thanks to the generous bidders.
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Re: WA Mountain Goat auction tag
« Reply #1 on: February 24, 2018, 10:50:52 PM »
Very nice!
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Re: WA Mountain Goat auction tag
« Reply #2 on: February 25, 2018, 01:46:14 AM »
Fun show tonight for sure
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Re: WA Mountain Goat auction tag
« Reply #3 on: February 25, 2018, 06:52:55 AM »
Itís it the usual or someone new?
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Re: WA Mountain Goat auction tag
« Reply #4 on: February 25, 2018, 07:51:10 AM »
Someone new, but itís been someone different every year the last few years.
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Re: WA Mountain Goat auction tag
« Reply #5 on: February 25, 2018, 08:07:57 AM »
Congrats to the hunter I think he will know where to get a good one..

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Re: WA Mountain Goat auction tag
« Reply #6 on: February 25, 2018, 08:22:14 AM »
You donít drop $28k and not have a clue thatís for sure. 


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Re: WA Mountain Goat auction tag
« Reply #7 on: February 25, 2018, 08:37:37 AM »
Just over my self imposed limit. :o

I guess its back to the general draw for me.

Congrats to the very generous winner.
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Re: WA Mountain Goat auction tag
« Reply #8 on: February 25, 2018, 08:57:52 AM »
Tag prices are insane right now.  Auction tags will correct with the economy, but some of these states are gonna be up the creek in the next correction.

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Re: WA Mountain Goat auction tag
« Reply #9 on: February 25, 2018, 10:09:45 AM »
I think Iím gonna bid on the Moose tag this year. Not to win it but just to say I bid on it.


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Re: WA Mountain Goat auction tag
« Reply #10 on: February 25, 2018, 07:03:20 PM »
Start it out at 20k just to turn some heads.. :)

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Re: WA Mountain Goat auction tag
« Reply #11 on: February 25, 2018, 10:38:43 PM »
Start it out at 20k just to turn some heads.. :)
Cracked me up last night. Auctioneer tried to start at 20 and it went nowhere. 15, 10, then 5k and it took off and within seconds it was over 20. Ok dude. Why not just save everyone some time and jump right in there!
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Re: WA Mountain Goat auction tag
« Reply #12 on: February 26, 2018, 07:01:34 AM »
Auctions are no fun if they don't start low and have some action, that's all the fun before they have to write the check.. :chuckle:

 

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