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Offline gee_unit360

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Amount of raffle tickets sold?
« on: July 12, 2020, 10:09:43 AM »
I’ve looked online many times and for the life of me can’t see how many raffle tickets have been sold for each category this year. Anyone have a link?

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Re: Amount of raffle tickets sold?
« Reply #2 on: July 12, 2020, 10:50:44 AM »
All of those numbers are low and some will double between now and the deadline. I usually buy, but havent yet and dont know if I will because I have horrible luck with drawing anything in WA. The last minute donations that are made by us foolish guys that think we have a chance really screw the odds up for the guys that buy early and often! :chuckle:
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Re: Amount of raffle tickets sold?
« Reply #3 on: July 12, 2020, 11:34:33 AM »
Yep 1 or 100 your “odds” probably really are no different. Unless you’re the guy that dumped $50,000 into the eastern Washington elk raffle then you might have a little better odds than the rest of us. I don’t mind gambling but that’s exactly what this is and I would never put that kind of money into something it wasn’t guaranteed. That’s a awesome trip to Alaska killing pretty much anything I want and then some

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Re: Amount of raffle tickets sold?
« Reply #4 on: July 12, 2020, 12:30:42 PM »
The number sold is near the top of each raffle hunt title. It kind of blends in, I didn't see it at first either, thought it would be a table format..

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Re: Amount of raffle tickets sold?
« Reply #5 on: July 12, 2020, 09:49:16 PM »
This seems too obvious, so I must be missing something. But I would assume that the bulk of the Eastside elk ticket buyers would hunt the Southest part of the state if drawn. So if you were a guy ready to throw big money at that single tag, why not throw it at the Southeast multiple species and have a WAY better chance, plus get multiple tags??

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Re: Amount of raffle tickets sold?
« Reply #6 on: July 12, 2020, 09:58:49 PM »
There are a quite a few big bulls in central WA too, so I wouldn't be so sure the winner is heading to the SE corner.  :twocents:  I would assume that someone flooded the Eastside bull category based on the current numbers and knows where there is a big bull they are targeting.  Hopefully someone that only bought a few raffle tickets is lucky enough to win the raffle. I always root for the little guy that doesn't have that much disposal income to essentially buy the raffle.
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Re: Amount of raffle tickets sold?
« Reply #7 on: July 13, 2020, 11:31:46 AM »
That was a pretty big slug of Eastern Elk that got bought up, someone must have some Intel on a dang nice Bull

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Re: Amount of raffle tickets sold?
« Reply #8 on: July 13, 2020, 11:44:23 AM »
There are a quite a few big bulls in central WA too, so I wouldn't be so sure the winner is heading to the SE corner.  :twocents:  I would assume that someone flooded the Eastside bull category based on the current numbers and knows where there is a big bull they are targeting.  Hopefully someone that only bought a few raffle tickets is lucky enough to win the raffle. I always root for the little guy that doesn't have that much disposal income to essentially buy the raffle.
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Re: Amount of raffle tickets sold?
« Reply #9 on: July 13, 2020, 12:02:50 PM »
Eastern elk only went up 400 over the weekend.  Not bad really.  The big jump was early last week, 8,000 tickets in a day.  :yike:

All categories are close to last years sales and many are above last years sales already.  I am sure we are going to see new all time records in most categories this year.
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Re: Amount of raffle tickets sold?
« Reply #10 on: July 23, 2020, 10:54:27 AM »
Just got a call from Olympia ............... damn solicitor !!!!   :bash:  Heart skipped a beat for a moment!
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Re: Amount of raffle tickets sold?
« Reply #11 on: July 23, 2020, 11:14:47 AM »
Just heard a guy got the call yesterday for the 3 deer, anyone else??
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Re: Amount of raffle tickets sold?
« Reply #12 on: July 23, 2020, 11:22:33 AM »
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