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Idaho 2022
« on: November 21, 2022, 07:37:26 PM »
Decided to try a new unit this year and it didn't turn out quite like we were hoping terrain wise :chuckle: this unit was steep but we made the best of it. We all tagged out and I rattled in my buddy's biggest buck yet, he came storming in! Hell of a fun week with the guys and lots of memories made!











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Re: Idaho 2022
« Reply #1 on: November 21, 2022, 07:51:40 PM »
Nice haul!
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Re: Idaho 2022
« Reply #2 on: November 21, 2022, 10:11:39 PM »
Great season congratulations

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Re: Idaho 2022
« Reply #3 on: November 22, 2022, 06:30:00 AM »
Looks like fun!  Lot of guys didn't do that well in Idaho this year.
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Re: Idaho 2022
« Reply #4 on: November 22, 2022, 07:37:45 AM »
Nice!  :tup:
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Re: Idaho 2022
« Reply #5 on: November 22, 2022, 08:09:25 AM »
Without naming the unit, what general part of Idaho were you in? I was in Elk Creek for the 14th - 20th and it was a total bust with only 1 buck down out of 6 hunters after a week of guided hunting, and that buck was a baby.

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Re: Idaho 2022
« Reply #6 on: November 22, 2022, 08:22:24 AM »
we were in unit 6 for idaho, and snow hindered us majorly

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Re: Idaho 2022
« Reply #7 on: November 22, 2022, 08:57:12 AM »
I was in 10a and yeah that snow was brutal. Crystal clear skies, temps as low as 1f, couldn't take a single step without it being so loud that you had to wear ear protection just to walk. No deer movement whatsoever. I think my team (myself, my spouse and our guide) spending most of our days split up covering more areas saw a total of less than 20 deer in 5 days, only 2 of which were bucks.

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Re: Idaho 2022
« Reply #8 on: November 22, 2022, 09:03:43 AM »
I was in 10a and yeah that snow was brutal. Crystal clear skies, temps as low as 1f, couldn't take a single step without it being so loud that you had to wear ear protection just to walk. No deer movement whatsoever. I think my team (myself, my spouse and our guide) spending most of our days split up covering more areas saw a total of less than 20 deer in 5 days, only 2 of which were bucks.

And the wolves were busy in 10A where I was at. Found two wolf kills the first day I was there and they hung around for a few days.

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Re: Idaho 2022
« Reply #9 on: November 22, 2022, 10:32:19 AM »
 You did great, especially in a new unit. You won't want to do anything but rattle from now on  :chuckle:
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Re: Idaho 2022
« Reply #10 on: November 23, 2022, 03:54:37 PM »
Without naming the unit, what general part of Idaho were you in? I was in Elk Creek for the 14th - 20th and it was a total bust with only 1 buck down out of 6 hunters after a week of guided hunting, and that buck was a baby.

Central Idaho, never stepped foot in it before and don't plan on going back there anytime soon  :chuckle: we just got pretty lucky I think  :chuckle: we didn't see alot of deer, found areas with lots of sign but I think 90% of the movement was at night. We seen a warden one day and he told us someone got a wolf in the area we were but we never seen any, was hoping to with a tag in my pocket.

Thanks 3nails, rattling sure is a blast when it works  :chuckle:
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Re: Idaho 2022
« Reply #11 on: November 23, 2022, 05:17:42 PM »
You guys did great Tom. Sorry we won't have you around next year.  I want to pick up some rattling tips from you.
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Re: Idaho 2022
« Reply #12 on: November 23, 2022, 06:56:21 PM »
You guys did great Tom. Sorry we won't have you around next year.  I want to pick up some rattling tips from you.

Well be right down the road, probably going back to our old unit again. We'll swing on down and see how things are going  :tup: we appreciated your help this year, we wouldn't have done as good as we did without it :tup: well have to meet up for lunch and go over some rattling
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Re: Idaho 2022
« Reply #13 on: November 23, 2022, 07:20:32 PM »
You guys did great Tom. Sorry we won't have you around next year.  I want to pick up some rattling tips from you.

Well be right down the road, probably going back to our old unit again. We'll swing on down and see how things are going  :tup: we appreciated your help this year, we wouldn't have done as good as we did without it :tup: well have to meet up for lunch and go over some rattling

Sounds good.
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Re: Idaho 2022
« Reply #14 on: November 24, 2022, 06:56:41 AM »
Nice going!! Looks like a fun camp!!
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