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Re: Bearpaw Season - Spring 2023
« Reply #120 on: June 06, 2023, 09:37:27 AM »
Thanks guys, we think some bear died in hibernation, but the guides have busted their tails with preparation and hunting some new areas and it has made up the difference, it has been very good hunting.

Dale- What would cause death in hibernation or your thoughts on what caused it?
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Re: Bearpaw Season - Spring 2023
« Reply #121 on: June 07, 2023, 09:45:17 AM »
Thanks guys, we think some bear died in hibernation, but the guides have busted their tails with preparation and hunting some new areas and it has made up the difference, it has been very good hunting.

Dale- What would cause death in hibernation or your thoughts on what caused it?

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There was a poor huckleberry crop, bear didn't put on as much fat, and a longer than normal winter. We were worried about it last fall when we saw very few hucklberries, seen it happen a few times over the years. There's some sort of natural culling for every specie.
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Re: Bearpaw Season - Spring 2023
« Reply #122 on: June 07, 2023, 10:34:31 AM »
Craig from Florida filled his tag on the second day of his hunt with guide Grant. Photos of Craig’s hunt, the photo off the live bear is by trail cam before the shot by Craig.
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Re: Bearpaw Season - Spring 2023
« Reply #123 on: June 07, 2023, 10:35:03 AM »
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Re: Bearpaw Season - Spring 2023
« Reply #124 on: June 07, 2023, 10:39:52 AM »
Two other hunters in camp, one killed yesterday but I don't have photos yet, they had passed bear and then the other hunter missed a bear last night, hoping she gets her bear today!
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Re: Bearpaw Season - Spring 2023
« Reply #125 on: June 07, 2023, 11:44:37 AM »
Two other hunters in camp, one killed yesterday but I don't have photos yet, they had passed bear and then the other hunter missed a bear last night, hoping she gets her bear today!

Leave me at least one for next week Dale  :chuckle:

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Re: Bearpaw Season - Spring 2023
« Reply #126 on: June 07, 2023, 08:13:26 PM »
This is Doug from Washington with his Idaho blackie taken with guide Gilbert, great going guys!!! 
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Re: Bearpaw Season - Spring 2023
« Reply #127 on: June 07, 2023, 08:15:15 PM »
Two other hunters in camp, one killed yesterday but I don't have photos yet, they had passed bear and then the other hunter missed a bear last night, hoping she gets her bear today!

Leave me at least one for next week Dale  :chuckle:

Hunting should be good!  :tup:
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Re: Bearpaw Season - Spring 2023
« Reply #128 on: June 07, 2023, 08:26:45 PM »
This is Doug from Washington with his Idaho blackie taken with guide Gilbert, great going guys!!!

Darn good looking bear. Congrats to hunter, guide, and BP Outfitters  :tup:
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Re: Bearpaw Season - Spring 2023
« Reply #129 on: June 12, 2023, 02:16:38 PM »
Ethan from Washington dropped this 5-11 cinnamon with guide Gilbert this morning on the first day of his hunt, great going guys!
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Re: Bearpaw Season - Spring 2023
« Reply #130 on: June 12, 2023, 02:22:06 PM »
Nice!  :tup:
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Re: Bearpaw Season - Spring 2023
« Reply #131 on: June 12, 2023, 08:26:52 PM »
Ethan dropped a cinnamon this morning and tagged a blackie tonight hunting with Gibert, what a fantastic hunting trip!
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Re: Bearpaw Season - Spring 2023
« Reply #132 on: June 12, 2023, 11:35:59 PM »
Ethan dropped a cinnamon this morning and tagged a blackie tonight hunting with Gibert, what a fantastic hunting trip!

Great job by Ethan for his first bear hunt!!
Now it's my turn!!  :chuckle:

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Re: Bearpaw Season - Spring 2023
« Reply #133 on: June 14, 2023, 08:09:39 AM »
Ethan dropped a cinnamon this morning and tagged a blackie tonight hunting with Gibert, what a fantastic hunting trip!

Great job by Ethan for his first bear hunt!!
Now it's my turn!!  :chuckle:

Good luck, I hope you get another nice one! 👍🏻
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Re: Bearpaw Season - Spring 2023
« Reply #134 on: June 14, 2023, 08:13:07 AM »
Kevin from Pennsylvania with a light color phase taken the first day on our Idaho hunt with guide Zach, then he opted to hunt a second bear and took a nice blackie on his third day of the hunt.
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