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Re: Now official Lincoln peak goat tag!
« Reply #120 on: October 11, 2022, 08:18:25 AM »
Very cool. Congrats D-Rock!

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Re: Now official Lincoln peak goat tag!
« Reply #121 on: October 11, 2022, 08:24:52 AM »
1 friend came across after I got to goat and we packed out all the meat coming down in the cliffs and crossing glacier in the dark getting back to camp about 1030 that night.  The next morning I hiked back up to get hide and some gear I left the night before while the others hiked camp and meat down to the trailhead where I met them.

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Re: Now official Lincoln peak goat tag!
« Reply #122 on: October 11, 2022, 08:26:17 AM »
Congratulations!
Introduce someone new to hunting this year.

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Re: Now official Lincoln peak goat tag!
« Reply #123 on: October 11, 2022, 08:29:40 AM »
Pack out crew with the cold successful celebratory beers.  Was pretty cool to have my daughter along on the hunt and to see her crush it in some tough country.

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Re: Now official Lincoln peak goat tag!
« Reply #124 on: October 11, 2022, 08:43:55 AM »
Awesome! Full body mount?

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Re: Now official Lincoln peak goat tag!
« Reply #125 on: October 11, 2022, 08:44:16 AM »
Congratulations and nice goat! Way to make the most out of that tag!

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Re: Now official Lincoln peak goat tag!
« Reply #126 on: October 11, 2022, 08:49:17 AM »
Congrats again. Amazing experience
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Re: Now official Lincoln peak goat tag!
« Reply #127 on: October 11, 2022, 08:50:28 AM »
Yaaasssss!!
Congrats, Darren! That looks like a good sized billy. Can you share some measurements?
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Re: Now official Lincoln peak goat tag!
« Reply #128 on: October 11, 2022, 08:51:45 AM »
Fantastic!! Congrats on a great hunt and great goat. So cool you could have your daughter with you for this experience.

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Re: Now official Lincoln peak goat tag!
« Reply #129 on: October 11, 2022, 08:58:13 AM »
Yaaasssss!!
Congrats, Darren! That looks like a good sized billy. Can you share some measurements?
turns out I shot the smaller of the two Billy's after the small one saw me he cut across and came under the bigger billy still bedded and I shot the smaller of the two thinking it was the bigger of the two.

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Re: Now official Lincoln peak goat tag!
« Reply #130 on: October 11, 2022, 08:58:46 AM »
Awesome! Full body mount?
that's the plan

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Re: Now official Lincoln peak goat tag!
« Reply #131 on: October 11, 2022, 09:04:23 AM »
Rough measurements have it at about 8 1/8-8 1/4 long and about 5 inch base.

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Re: Now official Lincoln peak goat tag!
« Reply #132 on: October 11, 2022, 09:06:54 AM »
Yaaasssss!!
Congrats, Darren! That looks like a good sized billy. Can you share some measurements?
turns out I shot the smaller of the two Billy's after the small one saw me he cut across and came under the bigger billy still bedded and I shot the smaller of the two thinking it was the bigger of the two.

Meh. Still a good looking billy.
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Re: Now official Lincoln peak goat tag!
« Reply #133 on: October 11, 2022, 09:10:07 AM »
First of all, Congrats!  Secondly, thanks for letting me come along and making me cross a glacier in the dark.  The look on the hiker's faces yesterday were priceless.  Lastly, your daughter is a savage, she really stepped up so we didn't have to come back up the mountain!
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Re: Now official Lincoln peak goat tag!
« Reply #134 on: October 11, 2022, 09:15:05 AM »
Congrats man. Goat hunting is tuff stuff. Super stoked you got to share it with your daughter. That adds so much more to the experience than any amount of inches can. Congratulations on a great hunt. You will always have found memories as you look at your trophy on the wall.
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