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Bull elk on cam
« on: June 25, 2019, 10:17:02 PM »

This is the first season I'm going to be trying for an elk - but I've got to say - that big one seems ... big. Maybe they all do. But I wasn't expecting to see one that size this time of year.
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Re: Bull elk on cam
« Reply #1 on: June 25, 2019, 10:29:59 PM »
Yep thatís a real good bull
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Re: Bull elk on cam
« Reply #2 on: June 25, 2019, 10:36:30 PM »
 :drool:
Is that a west-side unit?
Or an "any bull"?
If so, good luck!
That is DEFINATELY a nice bull.
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Re: Bull elk on cam
« Reply #3 on: June 25, 2019, 10:42:54 PM »
:drool:
Is that a west-side unit?
Or an "any bull"?
If so, good luck!
That is DEFINITELY a nice bull.

Westside. Legal to take (if he's anywhere near there come September).
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Re: Bull elk on cam
« Reply #4 on: June 25, 2019, 10:50:25 PM »
Some of the biggest fronts I've ever seen on a wetside bull. :tup:

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Re: Bull elk on cam
« Reply #5 on: June 25, 2019, 10:56:01 PM »
Scout the cows in August, he'll want some of them.
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Re: Bull elk on cam
« Reply #6 on: June 26, 2019, 12:17:07 PM »
That's a whopper :drool:
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Re: Bull elk on cam
« Reply #7 on: June 26, 2019, 01:08:58 PM »
Youíve got a really special bull right there! :tup:
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Re: Bull elk on cam
« Reply #8 on: June 26, 2019, 01:24:20 PM »
That's a bruiser

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Re: Bull elk on cam
« Reply #9 on: June 26, 2019, 03:17:37 PM »
Out of curiosity, how much more growth do you think he'll have between now and when he sheds his velvet in August?

In looking closely at his antlers, it looks like he's 7 on his left, but an 8th point is looking to break out on his right. How unusual is that?
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Re: Bull elk on cam
« Reply #10 on: June 26, 2019, 03:41:57 PM »
Pain is temporary, achieving the goal is worth it.

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

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Re: Bull elk on cam
« Reply #11 on: June 26, 2019, 03:43:03 PM »
Wow! You got a beast there bud. Iíd say your plans have been made for you!
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Re: Bull elk on cam
« Reply #12 on: June 26, 2019, 05:42:56 PM »
That big boy still has 6 weeks of growth left. Great Bull

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Re: Bull elk on cam
« Reply #13 on: June 26, 2019, 06:27:11 PM »
Talk about raw meat!  :chuckle: :chuckle: :chuckle:
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Re: Bull elk on cam
« Reply #14 on: June 26, 2019, 06:51:06 PM »
Bachelor party, thanks

 


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