collapse
Elk Hunting University Berry Game Calls!

Author Topic: Witness for the draw  (Read 3099 times)

Offline daddyelk

  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Tracker
  • **
  • Join Date: Jun 2013
  • Posts: 68
Witness for the draw
« on: June 04, 2018, 10:28:07 AM »
There has got to be somebody on here that is going to be a witness or knows someone who is that can shed some light on when things are going down

Offline robodad

  • Non-Hunting Topics
  • Trade Count: (+1)
  • Frontiersman
  • *****
  • Join Date: Nov 2007
  • Posts: 4362
  • Location: PA, WA.
    • frog4life !!
Re: Witness for the draw
« Reply #1 on: June 04, 2018, 10:58:49 AM »
Im a witness every year and usually around mid June I witness that I have not been selected for any draw tags !!
The essense of freedom is the proper limitation of government !!!

Offline jackelope

  • Administrator
  • Trade Count: (+22)
  • Legend
  • *****
  • Join Date: Mar 2007
  • Posts: 38517
  • Location: Duvall, WA
  • Groups: WSB RMGA NRA RMEF BHA
Re: Witness for the draw
« Reply #2 on: June 04, 2018, 11:00:43 AM »
Getting someone to post publicly that they are witnessing the draw would be a bigger feat than figuring out who it actually is. I've been told that they're asked to not talk publicly about it.
 :dunno:
:fire.:

" In today's instant gratification society, more and more pressure revolves around success and the measurement of one's prowess as a hunter by inches on a score chart or field photos produced on social media. Don't fall into the trap. Hunting is-and always will be- about the hunt, the adventure, the views, and time spent with close friends and family. " Ryan Hatfield

My posts, opinions and statements do not represent those of this forum

Offline vandeman17

  • Non-Hunting Topics
  • Trade Count: (+6)
  • Old Salt
  • ******
  • Join Date: Jul 2007
  • Posts: 8955
  • Location: Wenatchee
Re: Witness for the draw
« Reply #3 on: June 04, 2018, 11:11:37 AM »
The draw is around the same time of year every year. As much as I would like it to be earlier, it won't be for the foreseeable future so trying to get a jump start on the exact day, time etc is no longer even on my radar. When it happens, I will go in, see not selected and continue on with my day.  :tup:
" I have hunted almost every day of my life, the rest have been wasted"

Offline Karl Blanchard

  • Non-Hunting Topics
  • Trade Count: (+5)
  • Old Salt
  • ******
  • Join Date: Aug 2008
  • Posts: 5657
  • Location: Selah, WA
  • Jonathan_S hunting apparel prostaff
Re: Witness for the draw
« Reply #4 on: June 04, 2018, 11:19:45 AM »
Yep.  It'll happen when it happens.  Losing sleep over it is silly. 
It is foolish and wrong to mourn these men.  Rather, we should thank god that such men lived.  -General George S. Patton

Aaron's Profile:  http://hunting-washington.com/smf/index.php?action=profile;u=2875
Aaron's Posts:  http://hunting-washington.com/smf/index.php?action=profile;area=showposts;u=2875
Aaron's Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/aaron.blanchard.94

Offline Ridgerunner

  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Frontiersman
  • *****
  • Join Date: Mar 2007
  • Posts: 4269
  • Location: Black Diamond
    • Backcountryhunting.net
Re: Witness for the draw
« Reply #5 on: June 04, 2018, 11:22:58 AM »
Still about 10 days out from it happening I'd guess, no reason to get too excited to see not selected yet, just enjoy another 10 days of dreaming of that tag you'll draw.

Offline daddyelk

  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Tracker
  • **
  • Join Date: Jun 2013
  • Posts: 68
Re: Witness for the draw
« Reply #6 on: June 04, 2018, 11:24:46 AM »
Not loosing any sleep just having an exact couple of days to look forward to would be nice. Also it would be nice to be productive at work again.  :chuckle:

Offline BULLBLASTER

  • Chris McCarthy
  • Non-Hunting Topics
  • Trade Count: (+12)
  • Old Salt
  • ******
  • Join Date: Oct 2008
  • Posts: 6758
  • Volleyfire brigade
Re: Witness for the draw
« Reply #7 on: June 04, 2018, 11:31:57 AM »
Not loosing any sleep just having an exact couple of days to look forward to would be nice. Also it would be nice to be productive at work again.  :chuckle:
The closest you will get to knowing the exact date is in the regs. It says end of June. Anything before that is just a bonus.  :twocents:

Offline huntnphool

  • Chance favors the prepared mind!
  • Political Topics
  • Trade Count: (+5)
  • Legend
  • ******
  • Join Date: Apr 2007
  • Posts: 27451
  • Location: Pacific NorthWest
Re: Witness for the draw
« Reply #8 on: June 04, 2018, 11:32:06 AM »
having an exact couple of days to look forward to would be nice.

Still about 10 days out from it happening I'd guess.

 This is likely pretty close....back to work!

 
The things that come to those who wait, may be the things left by those who got there first!

Offline Timberstalker

  • Busch Lite Rocks
  • Political Topics
  • Trade Count: (+3)
  • Old Salt
  • ******
  • Join Date: Apr 2008
  • Posts: 7088
  • Location: Tri-Cities
Re: Witness for the draw
« Reply #9 on: June 04, 2018, 11:46:17 AM »
Getting someone to post publicly that they are witnessing the draw would be a bigger feat than figuring out who it actually is. I've been told that they're asked to not talk publicly about it.
 :dunno:

We've had witnesses on here before.  Wasn't one of them M.P Hunter?
If you aint hunting, you aint livin'

Offline Rainier10

  • Global Moderator
  • Trade Count: (+2)
  • Old Salt
  • *****
  • Join Date: Dec 2010
  • Posts: 7923
  • Location: Over the edge
Re: Witness for the draw
« Reply #10 on: June 04, 2018, 12:02:47 PM »
They do ask that you not talk publicly about it in advance.  :rolleyes:  ;)
Pain is temporary, achieving the goal is worth it.

I didn't say it would be easy, I said it would be worth it.

Every father should remember that one day his children will follow his example instead of his advice.


The views and opinions expressed in this post are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of HuntWa or the site owner.

Offline Timberstalker

  • Busch Lite Rocks
  • Political Topics
  • Trade Count: (+3)
  • Old Salt
  • ******
  • Join Date: Apr 2008
  • Posts: 7088
  • Location: Tri-Cities
Re: Witness for the draw
« Reply #11 on: June 04, 2018, 12:04:10 PM »
I cannot go back in time and change what happened. :chuckle:
If you aint hunting, you aint livin'

Offline jeffitz

  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Hunter
  • ***
  • Join Date: Oct 2011
  • Posts: 198
  • Location: SW WA
Re: Witness for the draw
« Reply #12 on: June 05, 2018, 06:19:34 PM »
Everybody get ready for NOT SELECTED 😓. so then if selected its party time 🍻
If you're gonna be dumb,you gotta be tough.

Offline kevinlisa06

  • Non-Hunting Topics
  • Trade Count: (+1)
  • Sourdough
  • *****
  • Join Date: Mar 2010
  • Posts: 1118
Re: Witness for the draw
« Reply #13 on: June 05, 2018, 06:29:39 PM »
Normally right around my birthday, Iím sure it will be another disappointing birthday.



Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk

Offline N7XW

  • Non-Hunting Topics
  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Longhunter
  • *****
  • Join Date: Mar 2011
  • Posts: 737
  • Location: Westport, WA
Re: Witness for the draw
« Reply #14 on: June 05, 2018, 06:43:41 PM »
LL here I come I'm sure.

 

* Recent Topics

blacktail bucks by Skillet
[Today at 01:33:56 AM]


Tuna/halibut by ASHQUACK
[Today at 01:09:41 AM]


Old decoys by Hard2handle
[Yesterday at 11:54:04 PM]


Diamond Edge SB-1. Complete Purple and stripped black by eastfork
[Yesterday at 11:34:15 PM]


Pepper found some ducks... by lokidog
[Yesterday at 11:21:51 PM]


FS Mad Dog archers choice coat size L by Encore 280
[Yesterday at 10:50:48 PM]


Name the Cartridge by mountainman
[Yesterday at 10:42:38 PM]


First Yote by Gobble Doc
[Yesterday at 09:53:12 PM]


Howa 300 win mag cerakote $700 by Tracker0721
[Yesterday at 09:52:51 PM]


2019 sheds: post them here! by JasonG
[Yesterday at 09:28:23 PM]


Decoys by EatAlltheAnimals
[Yesterday at 09:25:19 PM]


Burbot fishing today by bak2huntn
[Yesterday at 09:12:28 PM]


Free womens hunting/hiking boots. by lokidog
[Yesterday at 08:55:26 PM]


McCall, Weiser units? by CAMPMEAT
[Yesterday at 08:52:53 PM]


Let's hear those wolf reports from the central cascades by CAMPMEAT
[Yesterday at 08:50:41 PM]


WTS Turkey calls !! Price drop !! by northwesthunter84
[Yesterday at 08:41:53 PM]


Rabbit hunting by Duck_Lover
[Yesterday at 08:21:37 PM]


Beaver by cem3434
[Yesterday at 08:17:22 PM]


SB 5148 Would Add "Hunter Pink" to Current Hunter Orange Requirements by WSU
[Yesterday at 07:31:25 PM]


F/S EXO MOUNTAIN GEAR waist belt by zwickeyman
[Yesterday at 07:19:05 PM]