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Re: Colockum Zoo
« Reply #15 on: September 14, 2018, 11:44:25 AM »
Always a zoo during archery...….I miss the old days up there before archery got popular.  :(

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Re: Colockum Zoo
« Reply #16 on: September 14, 2018, 12:15:51 PM »
While I was talking to a buddy who is camped near the bottom of colockum rd 5 rigs drove by... he said its filling up.
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Re: Colockum Zoo
« Reply #17 on: September 14, 2018, 12:32:09 PM »
 :chuckle: in 4 yrs I ran into 1 other hunter once I left my truck.  :dunno:
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Re: Colockum Zoo
« Reply #18 on: September 14, 2018, 12:37:30 PM »
:chuckle: in 4 yrs I ran into 1 other hunter once I left my truck.  :dunno:

What years were those?

since its been open for cows its been very busy.
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Re: Colockum Zoo
« Reply #19 on: September 14, 2018, 12:37:57 PM »
:chuckle: in 4 yrs I ran into 1 other hunter once I left my truck.  :dunno:

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Re: Colockum Zoo
« Reply #20 on: September 14, 2018, 12:38:39 PM »
:chuckle: in 4 yrs I ran into 1 other hunter once I left my truck.  :dunno:

What years were those?

since its been open for cows its been very busy.

Last year and back.....


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Re: Colockum Zoo
« Reply #21 on: September 14, 2018, 12:49:37 PM »
I refuse to step foot in there since they opened it for otc cow. The stuff you see people doing is astounding. Before they opened to otc, we would see one other rig the whole time where we hunted and that was back at the road. Since then, zoo
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Re: Colockum Zoo
« Reply #22 on: September 14, 2018, 12:59:41 PM »
Been awhile since a thread got me to laugh as much as this one.  :chuckle:
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Re: Colockum Zoo
« Reply #23 on: September 14, 2018, 01:36:43 PM »
Going up this weekend to see 4wheelers and side by sides loaded with hunter hunting and hoping to see some elk, Without them running with there tongues hanging out,

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Re: Colockum Zoo
« Reply #24 on: September 14, 2018, 06:16:27 PM »
Going up this weekend to see 4wheelers and side by sides loaded with hunter hunting and hoping to see some elk, Without them running with there tongues hanging out,

So it's only the quads that run the roads? What about the trucks/jeeps, etc?  :rolleyes:  I Have only seen a handful of quads and several hundred trucks trolling. I Hate it when folks trash on quads, they are much easier on fuel and ride quality than a truck to get from point A to point B.

I have been up there for over a week now (quality permit) boot then post up hunting, chasing 2 bulls in two different areas, and have seen 2 other mashers, both on the road, and both while traveling to, or coming from my areas.  Use the trollers to your advantage ;)





 

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Re: Colockum Zoo
« Reply #25 on: September 14, 2018, 06:53:47 PM »
Nock, all that and you still haven't killed anything. :dunno: :chuckle:
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Re: Colockum Zoo
« Reply #26 on: September 14, 2018, 08:16:52 PM »
Not yet, Its been a 10 second year...………….10 more seconds, several times, and would have been done.


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Re: Colockum Zoo
« Reply #27 on: September 14, 2018, 08:56:54 PM »
Good luck!
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Re: Colockum Zoo
« Reply #28 on: September 15, 2018, 11:10:35 AM »
I am there right now. Also having a 10 second year. Hsd guys bugling from their camp on road last night. Idiots. I have benn in elk every fay but have only seen one other boot hunter. Seversl nice bulls this year. Hope everyone stays on the road eating dust.

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Re: Colockum Zoo
« Reply #29 on: September 15, 2018, 03:43:15 PM »
I was out on opening weekend for spike with two of my boys and didn’t see another hunter the first day and we were on elk all day long. Boys had a blast and we had cows within 30 yards all day.  Everyone else I spoke to said the elk ran towards the reserve...what ever. I’ll be back for the last 4 days and maybe some of the weekend worries will be gone or not. Everyone can stay on the road and do there thing so I can get in and down a cow and go home. Only spike we saw was with a small bachelor heard on opening day.

 

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