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2018 raffle tickets
« on: May 18, 2018, 02:44:13 PM »
Itís that time of year again. I see the whales are dropping some major coin again this year. I told myself I was going to stay away from them this year but had the itch and couldnít help myself. Iíve donated quite a bit of cash over the past several years on these things with no luck. Had a buddy win mule deer two years ago with minimal tickets purchased and of course gringo with the sheep with one ticket :tup:! Must be nice to be lucky lol. Anyways good luck to everyone playing!
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Re: 2018 raffle tickets
« Reply #1 on: May 18, 2018, 03:48:27 PM »
Yes the whales dropped in ALOT of money early into many of the raffles, I've been tracking the sales, I might throw a little in but the odds are definitely stacked against us, more so than most years. 

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Re: 2018 raffle tickets
« Reply #2 on: May 18, 2018, 03:51:02 PM »
I stopped buying them several years ago.  I sure wish they'd limit the number of tickets you can buy.  But it's the WDFW, and sadly that will never happen.
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Re: 2018 raffle tickets
« Reply #3 on: May 18, 2018, 04:28:15 PM »
Odds of drawing are still better than in some regular permit hunts.  I think I may have to buy one










thousand tickets.  :chuckle:
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Re: 2018 raffle tickets
« Reply #4 on: May 21, 2018, 10:51:20 AM »
Odds of drawing are still better than in some regular permit hunts.  I think I may have to buy one










thousand tickets.  :chuckle:

Only a thousand? Come on...go all in! Don't you want to hunt elk in the rut again??  :chuckle:

It appears someone may know about something special in a certain sheep unit...they seem to be getting a lot of attention early.
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Re: 2018 raffle tickets
« Reply #5 on: May 21, 2018, 12:31:12 PM »
I stopped a couple years ago.  I always get excited about thinking about the hunt, then realize after itís done, man I just saved some coin. 

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Re: 2018 raffle tickets
« Reply #6 on: May 21, 2018, 12:37:02 PM »
@Gringo31

Go buy that one (1) winning ticket again! :tup:
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Re: 2018 raffle tickets
« Reply #7 on: May 21, 2018, 01:58:06 PM »
It's hard to think about.....  I'd rather someone else get the joy of doing what I did.



That being said, I'd take the tag over a whale just to piss them off  :chuckle:
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Re: 2018 raffle tickets
« Reply #8 on: May 21, 2018, 03:22:30 PM »
@Gringo31

Go buy that one (1) winning ticket again! :tup:

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Re: 2018 raffle tickets
« Reply #9 on: May 21, 2018, 03:22:42 PM »
Gringo I couldn't have said it better myself, I feel the exact same way. 

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Re: 2018 raffle tickets
« Reply #10 on: May 21, 2018, 03:24:47 PM »
It's hard to think about.....  I'd rather someone else get the joy of doing what I did.



That being said, I'd take the tag over a whale just to piss them off  :chuckle:

 :chuckle:   :chuckle:

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Re: 2018 raffle tickets
« Reply #11 on: May 21, 2018, 03:32:43 PM »
When they say "1 additional any buck mule deer"  does it still have to be 3 point or better in a 3 point or better GMU?

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Re: 2018 raffle tickets
« Reply #12 on: May 21, 2018, 03:46:03 PM »
When they say "1 additional any buck mule deer"  does it still have to be 3 point or better in a 3 point or better GMU?

Depends on how much you can spend on a lawyer.

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Re: 2018 raffle tickets
« Reply #13 on: May 21, 2018, 03:51:16 PM »
When they say "1 additional any buck mule deer"  does it still have to be 3 point or better in a 3 point or better GMU?
It only needs visible antlers.

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Re: 2018 raffle tickets
« Reply #14 on: May 30, 2018, 05:16:14 PM »
I got on the wdfw website and saw the raffle tickets sales havenít been updated in two weeks. I emailed  them to see if they would update the ticket sales.  This is there response.
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