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Alta Late muzzleloader
« on: November 23, 2020, 07:08:50 PM »
My son and I have the late tag this year, wondering if anyone can give me an update on the snow? how deep and how the roads are in the unit. Thanks for your time.
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Re: Alta Late muzzleloader
« Reply #1 on: November 23, 2020, 07:35:50 PM »
You could get into 12-18 inches of snow from 2000' & up in shades areas. South & west slopes may be less.  More snow upper Methow & less on south end of unit such as Antoine Creek wich once you get past the private the snow gets deep before intersections to Goat Mtn. 

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Re: Alta Late muzzleloader
« Reply #2 on: November 24, 2020, 02:05:45 PM »
I have this tag also.  Iím headed over 11/25 after work.  Start hunting in the morning.  I will be in the south east end of the unit mist of the time. 
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Re: Alta Late muzzleloader
« Reply #3 on: November 24, 2020, 06:38:29 PM »
How many points did it take you to draw the tag.  Took me 9.
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Re: Alta Late muzzleloader
« Reply #4 on: November 26, 2020, 01:44:57 PM »
19 :o
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Re: Alta Late muzzleloader
« Reply #5 on: November 26, 2020, 01:47:20 PM »
You could get into 12-18 inches of snow from 2000' & up in shades areas. South & west slopes may be less.  More snow upper Methow & less on south end of unit such as Antoine Creek wich once you get past the private the snow gets deep before intersections to Goat Mtn.
Thank you for the information it really helped with our prep to know what to bring. The snow is making it difficult to get anywhere.
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Re: Alta Late muzzleloader
« Reply #6 on: November 26, 2020, 06:56:46 PM »
Just be prepared some of the roads have burned trees down now.

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Re: Alta Late muzzleloader
« Reply #7 on: November 26, 2020, 07:39:58 PM »
I was up in Black Canyon this afternoon.  Heavy compact snow.  Got very stuck.  I did see 6 small bucks on a another piece of property in the morning.  So much snow there is no sneaking around!  Not sure what Iím going to do, as I canít get into any back areas.  Might just drop a small one and go duck hunting.
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Re: Alta Late muzzleloader
« Reply #8 on: November 26, 2020, 08:02:15 PM »
I was up in Black Canyon this afternoon.  Heavy compact snow.  Got very stuck.  I did see 6 small bucks on a another piece of property in the morning.  So much snow there is no sneaking around!  Not sure what Iím going to do, as I canít get into any back areas.  Might just drop a small one and go duck hunting.

I wouldnít do that. You can duck hunt anytime but you wonít have this tag again anytime soon...

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Re: Alta Late muzzleloader
« Reply #9 on: November 27, 2020, 06:54:37 AM »
Rent a snow machine

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Re: Alta Late muzzleloader
« Reply #10 on: November 27, 2020, 06:57:19 AM »
I was up in Black Canyon this afternoon.  Heavy compact snow.  Got very stuck.  I did see 6 small bucks on a another piece of property in the morning.  So much snow there is no sneaking around!  Not sure what Iím going to do, as I canít get into any back areas.  Might just drop a small one and go duck hunting.

I wouldnít do that. You can duck hunt anytime but you wonít have this tag again anytime soon...
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Re: Alta Late muzzleloader
« Reply #11 on: November 27, 2020, 07:28:33 AM »
.  Might just drop a small one and go duck hunting.
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Really...  :o might be a good time to stop putting in for these permits then.

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Re: Alta Late muzzleloader
« Reply #12 on: November 27, 2020, 07:46:53 AM »
Lmao, itís his dang tag, he can do what he wants with it.

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Re: Alta Late muzzleloader
« Reply #13 on: November 27, 2020, 08:34:39 AM »
People get offended at nothing at all. So, speak your mind and be unapologetic.

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Re: Alta Late muzzleloader
« Reply #14 on: November 27, 2020, 10:12:23 AM »
Well said  :yeah: it's his tag not yours lol. If he wants to use it on a smaller bucks and meat for the freezer there's no issue with that. Just my  :twocents:

 


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