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Offline hunter399

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Re: 2020 bears
« Reply #15 on: May 06, 2020, 02:18:42 PM »
Got out today a bit ,spend most of the time chasing turkeys with my son,but glassed a few clearcuts with no luck.seen another bear hunter on a bicycle that made it in before us. :tup:
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Two birds in the Bush is always better than one in the hand-that way you can always go to the Bush and hunt another day .conservation=Better hunting.
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Re: 2020 bears
« Reply #16 on: May 06, 2020, 04:17:31 PM »
Well the little brownie I seen yesterday just gave me too good of a shot and the kids were wanting to get a closer look at him. 🤣 So I figured may as well not waste anymore vacation days. Save them for later this year. The new 6.5-300 preformed flawlessly as expected. So two days in and notched a 2020 49 Springer permit. Have seen upwards of 20 bears the last few weeks but nothing really stuck out to me as the One. Kids are happy and I am back at work already.
happen to know your elevation?

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Re: 2020 bears
« Reply #17 on: May 06, 2020, 04:59:59 PM »
Bear on the board! Nice job!

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Re: 2020 bears
« Reply #18 on: May 06, 2020, 05:32:56 PM »
Well the little brownie I seen yesterday just gave me too good of a shot and the kids were wanting to get a closer look at him. 🤣 So I figured may as well not waste anymore vacation days. Save them for later this year. The new 6.5-300 preformed flawlessly as expected. So two days in and notched a 2020 49 Springer permit. Have seen upwards of 20 bears the last few weeks but nothing really stuck out to me as the One. Kids are happy and I am back at work already.
happen to know your elevation?

2850-3000 in the ball park. Ive been watching a few the last couple weeks from about 2000 on up 4700 though. Southern exposure and green grass is the ticket as usual.

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Re: 2020 bears
« Reply #19 on: May 06, 2020, 07:11:02 PM »
Well the little brownie I seen yesterday just gave me too good of a shot and the kids were wanting to get a closer look at him. 🤣 So I figured may as well not waste anymore vacation days. Save them for later this year. The new 6.5-300 preformed flawlessly as expected. So two days in and notched a 2020 49 Springer permit. Have seen upwards of 20 bears the last few weeks but nothing really stuck out to me as the One. Kids are happy and I am back at work already.
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2850-3000 in the ball park. Ive been watching a few the last couple weeks from about 2000 on up 4700 though. Southern exposure and green grass is the ticket as usual.
thanks im heading out to 49 sat and have no clue where to start im just hoping to see one

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Re: 2020 bears
« Reply #20 on: May 06, 2020, 08:21:33 PM »
Great memories

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Re: 2020 bears
« Reply #21 on: May 10, 2020, 06:59:02 AM »
Good deal!  Seems a little quiet on the bear board.  Only heard from 2 tag holders for Kelly Hill.  Maybe saving for the fall crowd?
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Re: 2020 bears
« Reply #22 on: May 10, 2020, 03:04:07 PM »
nice bear

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Re: 2020 bears
« Reply #23 on: May 11, 2020, 06:14:01 AM »
We saw a few bears this weekend, nothing was close enough to shoot.  Did see picks of a nice brown colored boar killed. Blues unit
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Re: 2020 bears
« Reply #24 on: May 11, 2020, 06:22:00 AM »
I was out this weekend checking some hillsides. Not a ton of greenery just yet. Saw no bears but found one fresh pile of crap
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Re: 2020 bears
« Reply #25 on: May 12, 2020, 08:19:23 AM »
Ill be out Thursday through Sunday trying to find a bear down in the blues

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Re: 2020 bears
« Reply #26 on: May 12, 2020, 10:53:54 AM »
Ive been in on 2 more springers down in Douglas and Kelly hill over the weekend. My brother missed one yesterday morning. Has the week off so maybe hell get lucky enough to scare one to death.

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Re: 2020 bears
« Reply #27 on: May 12, 2020, 11:05:23 AM »
Will be out and about in Huckleberry Thursday through Sunday. Should be good.

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Re: 2020 bears
« Reply #28 on: May 15, 2020, 12:50:48 AM »
Well, I was headed up for 5 days of hunting today and this guy decided to wander out 100 yds off the road, small boar, but I needed to end my 3 yr bear drought so I took the easy one. Cool color on him anyway


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Re: 2020 bears
« Reply #29 on: May 15, 2020, 10:22:14 AM »
Nice work! "A bear in the hand..."

 


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