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How many points did you have when you drew a Quality Elk Permit?

0-5
6-10
11-15
16-19
20+
Have never drawn 0-5
Have never drawn 6-10
Have never drawn 11-15
Have never drawn 16-19
Have never drawn 20+

Author Topic: How many points did you draw with?  (Read 3802 times)

Offline bowhunterforever

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Re: How many points did you draw with?
« Reply #30 on: May 24, 2018, 11:24:52 PM »
I drew quality archery in 2016 with 12 points then again in 2017 with 1 point, hoping to make it three straight this year.
What tag with one point? :yike:
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Re: How many points did you draw with?
« Reply #31 on: May 25, 2018, 08:34:23 AM »
I'm in the majority, never drawn for deer or elk.

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Re: How many points did you draw with?
« Reply #32 on: May 25, 2018, 10:03:25 AM »
can someone post the link to the 2017 draw numbers?I'm not finding it.  :tup:

never  mind i found it
https://wdfw.wa.gov/hunting/permits/results/
« Last Edit: May 25, 2018, 10:08:47 AM by Oh Mah »
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Re: How many points did you draw with?
« Reply #33 on: May 25, 2018, 10:19:42 AM »
I drew quality archery in 2016 with 12 points then again in 2017 with 1 point, hoping to make it three straight this year.
What tag with one point? :yike:

I am a high school teacher, and have a student in my class that drew the Chelan Butte Ram Tag with 0 points, and another kid that drew Blue Creek Quality Bull with 2 points.  I had a senior last year that drew Wenaha Quality Bull with 2 points when he was 10 years old.  My first year teaching I had a girl that had drawn Bull Moose with 2 points and Quality Bull with 3. My son drew Blue Mountain Foothills whitetail tag his second year in the game. All of these kids killed nice animals. 
Makes me think that WDFW knows who the kids are...   ;)  None of these were "youth only" tags...

« Last Edit: May 25, 2018, 04:56:53 PM by Pathfinder101 »
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Re: How many points did you draw with?
« Reply #34 on: May 25, 2018, 10:21:10 AM »
 :tup: but you have to apply for the tag to get the tag and that would make a min. point count at 1.?
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Re: How many points did you draw with?
« Reply #35 on: May 25, 2018, 11:17:12 AM »
Drew the Bethel Quality rifle tag in 2016 with 10 points

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Re: How many points did you draw with?
« Reply #36 on: May 25, 2018, 02:52:11 PM »
I致e drawn buck deer with 6, quality elk 7, two quality deer tags both with 3 and second deer with 6. I致e draw these tags all since 2012. I知 in the double digits with bull and oils. I had a good run for quite a while. I have had several friends draw great tags and it is just as fun as drawing the tag yourself. One thing I would recommend is getting to know the units you are applying for before you actually get drawn. I see it on here all the time people putting in for units that they have never stepped foot in. Take a camping trip several times during the summer and learn the lay of the land. It will increase your success dramatically.  :twocents: good luck on the draws everyone! :tup:
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Re: How many points did you draw with?
« Reply #37 on: May 25, 2018, 08:20:26 PM »
It was one of the more popular Yakima area tags. Took a 5x5 both years, I'm not a very good trophy hunter.

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Re: How many points did you draw with?
« Reply #38 on: May 25, 2018, 08:54:52 PM »
Some people think they値l get the lay of a unit before they draw,because it usually takes so many points, so they think they have time. When they draw with very little points they get a bit surprised and desperate for info... it happens sometimes...
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Re: How many points did you draw with?
« Reply #39 on: May 26, 2018, 06:14:45 AM »
Some people think they値l get the lay of a unit before they draw,because it usually takes so many points, so they think they have time. When they draw with very little points they get a bit surprised and desperate for info... it happens sometimes...
it does happen and as you know I知 always happy to give a helping hand  :tup:
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Re: How many points did you draw with?
« Reply #40 on: May 26, 2018, 07:11:31 AM »
Some people think they値l get the lay of a unit before they draw,because it usually takes so many points, so they think they have time. When they draw with very little points they get a bit surprised and desperate for info... it happens sometimes...
it does happen and as you know I知 always happy to give a helping hand  :tup:
True story  ;)
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Re: How many points did you draw with?
« Reply #41 on: May 26, 2018, 08:37:56 AM »
I've drawn Elk Westside archery White river 2 times. Once with 3 points and once with 9. I voted in the 0-5 catagory since it only let me vote once.

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Re: How many points did you draw with?
« Reply #42 on: May 26, 2018, 10:12:38 AM »
23 points this year for quality and regular bull, ghost pointed so 24 points next year.  I do not put in for both, one or the other, but out of the 23 years I致e only ghost pointed quality once, now twice.  My wife has drawn 2 quality bull tags, both with 8 points.  One was a rifle rut tag, yes, I should be putting in with her!
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Re: How many points did you draw with?
« Reply #43 on: May 29, 2018, 10:19:19 AM »
I drew peaches archery in 04 on my second year of putting in.  Than drew goose prairie in 09 with 5 points in the drawing .

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Re: How many points did you draw with?
« Reply #44 on: June 04, 2018, 02:40:11 PM »
Speaking for my hunting partner, he drew Peach's Ridge Quality Elk Archery last year, with 2 points. We were in disbelief. We saw more wolves than elk, he killed a decent 6 point last day of his hunt. That was the only elk he/we saw in 8 days of hunting hard.

 


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