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Offline Rainier10

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Re: 2021 EAST ELK RAFFLE!!!
« Reply #225 on: September 19, 2021, 01:29:25 PM »
I wont lie i said you are crazy more than once for only taking your bow.  :chuckle:
But good on you for sticking to it and making it happen the way you want! Awesome story and looking forward to the vid.
You are not alone. I heard that from a lot of people. Heck, there was a time or two I questioned it myself. Im glad I was able to get it done with the bow.
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Re: 2021 EAST ELK RAFFLE!!!
« Reply #226 on: September 19, 2021, 01:32:55 PM »
Super happy for you, dude.

Ive known Rainier10 for a few years now, and if Ive learned one thing about him, its that he sticks to what he says hes going to do. From the day he won the raffle tag to the day he started hunting he said he would stick with the bow. I was a little shocked when 2 bulls turned up that he said would give one chance at with the bow and if that didnt work, hed bust out the rifle. Well never figure out if he really would have taken the rifle to them, but I still would have been surprised if he actually did. At least not until October when the rut is over.
Congrats again.  Glad you found the path.
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Re: 2021 EAST ELK RAFFLE!!!
« Reply #227 on: September 19, 2021, 01:52:47 PM »
Congratulations! Great bull!

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Re: 2021 EAST ELK RAFFLE!!!
« Reply #228 on: September 19, 2021, 06:57:26 PM »
AMAZING!
Congrats!!

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Re: 2021 EAST ELK RAFFLE!!!
« Reply #229 on: September 19, 2021, 07:10:01 PM »
Congratulations!!!


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Re: 2021 EAST ELK RAFFLE!!!
« Reply #230 on: September 19, 2021, 08:22:50 PM »
Awesome bull!  Congrats!

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Re: 2021 EAST ELK RAFFLE!!!
« Reply #231 on: September 19, 2021, 08:48:09 PM »
Congrats on a great bull and pulling that tag! Sounds like you made some great experiences with it!  :tup:
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Re: 2021 EAST ELK RAFFLE!!!
« Reply #232 on: September 19, 2021, 08:48:44 PM »
What a phenomenal bull.  Congratulations man. Im glad you got everything you wanted from this tag.
Well done.
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Re: 2021 EAST ELK RAFFLE!!!
« Reply #233 on: September 20, 2021, 06:19:17 AM »
Well, you just harvested an extraordinary bull my friend! Congratulations and I hope you have that feeling in your heart that the other thread is titled after! A dream realized! What a magnificent bull! He's got everything! Even a little trash on a brow tine!

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Re: 2021 EAST ELK RAFFLE!!!
« Reply #234 on: September 20, 2021, 06:25:16 AM »
That is a great bull! Congratulations!!

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Re: 2021 EAST ELK RAFFLE!!!
« Reply #235 on: September 20, 2021, 06:46:45 AM »
What a bull!   :tup:
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Re: 2021 EAST ELK RAFFLE!!!
« Reply #236 on: September 20, 2021, 06:54:21 AM »
Dandy!! Congrats!  :tup:
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Re: 2021 EAST ELK RAFFLE!!!
« Reply #237 on: September 20, 2021, 07:23:24 AM »
Amazing! Thanks for sharing the pics and story.


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Re: 2021 EAST ELK RAFFLE!!!
« Reply #238 on: September 20, 2021, 07:46:56 AM »
I keep coming back to look at the pictures!

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Re: 2021 EAST ELK RAFFLE!!!
« Reply #239 on: September 20, 2021, 08:06:14 AM »
 :tup: Thank You so much for taking the time to share  :tup:

 


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