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Re: Huckleberry Quality Mule deer Tag.
« Reply #15 on: October 24, 2021, 11:41:33 AM »
One thing for him to ponder is that the Spokane’s have aggressively been working on the wolves and there are mule deer down that way. If I recall, huckleberry goes down to the line.   No idea what land ownership is like.   That was always the tough thing for me chasing whitetails and moose there. 

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Re: Huckleberry Quality Mule deer Tag.
« Reply #16 on: October 24, 2021, 04:01:28 PM »
On another note, I was up on Monumental this August and noticed some cleaned up carcasses on the North side and alot of turkey feathers dumped in an area that had about fifty fish carcasses. Someone was clearly poaching and cleaning up their quarry in that area. The West side off Monumental between the tower and the junction where the old cabin sat on top is usually full of deer. I saw a lot of mule deer from the same areas Bone is speaking of. Don't know if they found alot of poached deer but I still saw plenty of live ones. I also noticed some of the public land up there is posted no trespassing so be careful where you are.

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Re: Huckleberry Quality Mule deer Tag.
« Reply #17 on: October 24, 2021, 04:35:59 PM »
"usually full of, and lots of mule"   :o

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Re: Huckleberry Quality Mule deer Tag.
« Reply #18 on: October 24, 2021, 04:48:07 PM »
Lol, yeah I saw plenty of deer up there, some elk too. On the South East side in the thicker timber. I was able to drive almost all of it as I needed access to the tower for work. I couldn't tell you where private land ends and public begins everywhere but I still saw the deer. And on my drives home along 25 I saw plenty of mule deer as well.

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Re: Huckleberry Quality Mule deer Tag.
« Reply #19 on: October 24, 2021, 07:13:57 PM »
Thanks guys again.
I'll start looking at onx along the river and around a few areas that have been PM to me.
Thanks.
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Re: Huckleberry Quality Mule deer Tag.
« Reply #20 on: October 24, 2021, 09:54:00 PM »
We hunt Huckleberry, there are mature bucks in that unit.  This is a trail cam picture from this morning.  He wasn’t on this ridge a day earlier when we were there 🤦🏻‍♂️

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Re: Huckleberry Quality Mule deer Tag.
« Reply #21 on: October 24, 2021, 10:07:55 PM »
 :yeah:
Am I seeing something in the background or do you guys think that is a pointy droptine on the right? That's a nice buck anyway, he looks a little lean though.

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Re: Huckleberry Quality Mule deer Tag.
« Reply #22 on: October 24, 2021, 10:13:37 PM »
:yeah:
Am I seeing something in the background or do you guys think that is a pointy droptine on the right? That's a nice buck anyway, he looks a little lean though.

He’s got a drop tine

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Re: Huckleberry Quality Mule deer Tag.
« Reply #23 on: October 24, 2021, 10:29:21 PM »
We hunt Huckleberry, there are mature bucks in that unit.  This is a trail cam picture from this morning.  He wasn’t on this ridge a day earlier when we were there 🤦🏻‍♂️
Buck of my dreams right there.......dam unicorn.
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Re: Huckleberry Quality Mule deer Tag.
« Reply #24 on: November 01, 2021, 10:11:52 AM »
Two day count down.....
My friend is getting pretty excited,maybe too excited.
Got few spots picked out, From some T-cam pics,and some tips I received on HW. Hopefully some of these spots pan out. Opens Nov 3, Maybe rutting, My Friend isn't too picky ,he says 3 point or better legal mulely ,he is gonna pull the trigger and drop the hammer on it.
Anyway wish us Luck.........
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Re: Huckleberry Quality Mule deer Tag.
« Reply #25 on: November 01, 2021, 10:29:49 AM »
thats a pretty amazing buck right there.  that tag has potential I cant wait to hear how it all shakes out. 

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Re: Huckleberry Quality Mule deer Tag.
« Reply #26 on: November 01, 2021, 10:45:51 AM »
I wouldnt be in any rush to notch that tag....

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Re: Huckleberry Quality Mule deer Tag.
« Reply #27 on: November 01, 2021, 10:52:05 AM »
thats a pretty amazing buck right there.  that tag has potential I cant wait to hear how it all shakes out.
Ya I don't know,how it will pan out.
Been kinda prepping all week.
Truck full of gas/oil/game cart.
Got some ammo made up.
Clean his rifle today/Make sure it's zero and some target practice tomorrow.
Making sure our day packs are as light as possible yet still have things we may need,essential stuff.

After Nov 3 ,I won't post on this topic,unless he downs one,then I'll update.
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Re: Huckleberry Quality Mule deer Tag.
« Reply #28 on: November 01, 2021, 11:00:00 AM »
I wouldnt be in any rush to notch that tag....
I was kinda thinking the same.
But think he was seeing as Nov 3-6 and Nov 20-24 are the only real quality days without other late whitetail hunters.
And he did hunt a little early deer season with no luck.
So he is getting a little itchy.
But we may go pretty strong at first ,strike out,come up with something better later on. So who knows ,how it will work out,all part of the process I guess.
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Re: Huckleberry Quality Mule deer Tag.
« Reply #29 on: November 01, 2021, 11:46:07 AM »
Tagging along! Good luck to you and your friend!
I felt like a one legged cat trying to bury a terd on a frozen pond!

 


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