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Re: 2020 bears
« Reply #180 on: August 14, 2020, 04:59:18 PM »
So many small bears this year.  I think we have passed on 4 or 5 now.  I just want a 200 pounder to step out.

I agree. Seen a lot of small bears, shot one a couple days ago with my first tag. Only seen a couple big ones, no chance, and a lot of sows and cubs

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Re: 2020 bears
« Reply #181 on: August 14, 2020, 11:06:21 PM »
My absolute favorite meat ever. Mt. View meats smoked bear hams. Eat it cold or cooked. Absolutely amazing. I've had many people try to tell me they have eaten bear and try to tell me it was bad. Then they try my stuff. They are always begging for more. But sorry I can't give all of it away. Its my favorite.  :chuckle:
I do like burger, roasts, smoked pepperoni, summer sausage, marinated steaks,and kielbasa. Proper game care on bears and your in for a good meal.
   

X2 on smoked bear ham although we have been doing all German sausages last few years the smoked ham is one of the best. Do you use mt view meats in north Idaho or is there a different Mt view in Washington?
I use the one on Idaho, there awesome!
 

👍 they used to do all our 4 h pigs and a few beef. Only used them for one of our bear but yes theyíre a great shop

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Re: 2020 bears
« Reply #182 on: August 15, 2020, 01:47:29 AM »
So many small bears this year.  I think we have passed on 4 or 5 now.  I just want a 200 pounder to step out.

Iíve passed on a few small ones already. Seen a few toads but they seem to be on the move all the time. Could have tagged out on a wolf if we had tags for em suckers.
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Re: 2020 bears
« Reply #183 on: August 17, 2020, 07:06:13 AM »
I know a 12 year old girl who got a pretty nice one Saturday morning.  Got the call to go help pack.  Probably be on here at some point.
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Re: 2020 bears
« Reply #184 on: August 17, 2020, 09:34:05 AM »
Nice

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Re: 2020 bears
« Reply #185 on: August 18, 2020, 04:21:55 AM »
Wife got it done on the second morning.

Beautiful blond, love the dark elbows down. Missed a boar just like this last year. Chased another for 3 days back in 2013.
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Re: 2020 bears
« Reply #186 on: August 18, 2020, 08:23:38 AM »
Daughters first bear from Saturday.

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Re: 2020 bears
« Reply #187 on: August 18, 2020, 08:27:04 AM »
Congrats D-rock and little one ! Hopefully a rug for her room ?

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Re: 2020 bears
« Reply #188 on: August 18, 2020, 08:46:39 AM »
Congrats D-rock and little one ! Hopefully a rug for her room ?
she wanted a mount more than a rug and this is what she chose.

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Re: 2020 bears
« Reply #189 on: August 18, 2020, 09:04:15 AM »
Right on ! That will look great !( better  then a rug )

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Re: 2020 bears
« Reply #190 on: August 18, 2020, 10:16:18 AM »
she wanted a mount more than a rug and this is what she chose.
Good choice, I have the same mount in my house :tup: Congrats to your daughter.

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Re: 2020 bears
« Reply #191 on: August 18, 2020, 10:45:10 AM »
Congrats D-rock and little one ! Hopefully a rug for her room ?
she wanted a mount more than a rug and this is what she chose.
that's how I had mine done.  My taxidermist couldn't find a form big enough for my bear to he got one with a different position on the leg and ended up cutting the form up to move it around.  Turned out great!

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Re: 2020 bears
« Reply #192 on: August 20, 2020, 11:29:26 AM »
Got my personal best bear recently. Weighed on digital scale gutted 390#. Hide 7.5í. Havenít cleaned the skull yet.

Total of about 40 pints of rendered down bear fat.

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Re: 2020 bears
« Reply #193 on: August 20, 2020, 11:51:58 AM »
Got my personal best bear recently. Weighed on digital scale gutted 390#. Hide 7.5í. Havenít cleaned the skull yet.

Total of about 40 pints of rendered down bear fat.

That thing is a tank, congrats! Do you have any more pictures?

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Re: 2020 bears
« Reply #194 on: August 20, 2020, 12:17:09 PM »
Got my personal best bear recently. Weighed on digital scale gutted 390#. Hide 7.5í. Havenít cleaned the skull yet.

Total of about 40 pints of rendered down bear fat.

That thing is a tank, congrats! Do you have any more pictures?

Not many without me in them.

 


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