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Offline Gonehuntin01

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Re: 2020 elk harvest
« Reply #75 on: September 29, 2020, 08:01:21 AM »
Great bulls everyone.  Good to hear people are knocking em down.

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Re: 2020 elk harvest
« Reply #76 on: September 29, 2020, 08:50:02 AM »
2020 Idaho archery bull

DIY public land.  1st time hunting this area but it was a lot of fun to figure out!  Hard to pass up a freezer filler.  #tagtofreezer




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You should have that bulls age estimated. What does it's teeth look like? Just a unique looking rack!
Good question.  He had a decent body but was a pretty small main frame 5.  I will check the teeth (still have it waiting to do a euro) My guess was 3.5 rather than regressing.


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I agree, he has a young bull look to him. His head in particular
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Re: 2020 elk harvest
« Reply #77 on: September 29, 2020, 09:14:56 AM »
I'd have needed new underwear after that, nice job!

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My first elk

He had 3 cows with him. I was solo and called him close before his cows called my bluff. I charged in using the bull calling cows bugle which enraged him forcing him to fight. He circled me and a quick cow call got him to stop and turn broadside for a quick 28 yard shot through the brush for a double lung shot. Couldn't be happier with my first elk.

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Re: 2020 elk harvest
« Reply #78 on: October 01, 2020, 06:17:55 AM »
2020 Idaho bull

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Re: 2020 elk harvest
« Reply #79 on: October 01, 2020, 07:29:24 AM »
lot of great meat in the freezer this year  :tup:

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Re: 2020 elk harvest
« Reply #80 on: October 01, 2020, 08:12:22 AM »
I seen a nice one yesterday from the rez  my buddy got, wish I got a pic.

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Re: 2020 elk harvest
« Reply #81 on: October 01, 2020, 01:07:14 PM »
Well go get one!

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Re: 2020 elk harvest
« Reply #82 on: October 02, 2020, 12:08:12 PM »
Dad's Idaho Bull. I played caller this go around.

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Re: 2020 elk harvest
« Reply #83 on: October 02, 2020, 12:26:06 PM »
2020 DIY/Public Land Idaho, called him into 15 yards, frontal.  2 min later and 40 yards away he was down!  All solo, what a trek.  2nd Archery Bull in 3 seasons, 3rd bull in 4 seasons (snuck a rifle bull in there), starting to look like I might know what I'm doing (but I seriously do not).  Cow call, all the way in.

EDIT: *It looks like I'm the only one who is able to kill elk without a $150 Tight Spot quiver*  :chuckle:


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Re: 2020 elk harvest
« Reply #84 on: October 03, 2020, 07:52:37 PM »
Congrats to all i love the pics. some good eats hitting the ground.

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Re: 2020 elk harvest
« Reply #85 on: October 03, 2020, 09:43:22 PM »
Opening day eastern WA muzzleloader


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Re: 2020 elk harvest
« Reply #86 on: October 04, 2020, 09:32:08 AM »
Congratulations good eats there !

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Re: 2020 elk harvest
« Reply #87 on: October 04, 2020, 04:15:53 PM »
My son got it done on morning #2 great roosie bull. I was able to call in this bull for my boy this morning with some sweet cow calls . 60 yard shot with the knight ultralight.

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Re: 2020 elk harvest
« Reply #88 on: October 04, 2020, 05:28:33 PM »
Glad somebody is getting them  :tup:

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Re: 2020 elk harvest
« Reply #89 on: October 04, 2020, 06:41:23 PM »
Nice bulls, big and small. Canít wait to see more!

 


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