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    A common theme I'm getting from the more...

    A common theme I'm getting from the more experienced folks sharing their knowledge in this thread is to be flexible and adapt to what you're seeing/hearing/aware of during the hunt.

    What I'm...
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    Well, this is what a cheap guy that lives 1,000...

    Well, this is what a cheap guy that lives 1,000 miles away from the front range used/uses to kill 1 mule deer and 1 antelope , so far in his journey as a western hunter:

    30+ yr old Win Mdl 70;...
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    Crazy Vid - Sow defending Cubs

    A buddy at work showed this to me-maybe some of the members here seen it? He seemed to think it was out west somewhere; it seems to have that look to it. The sow really moves when she catches a...
  4. Thread: Grouse Tail

    by Prerylyon
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    Its pretty kewl how they come in different...

    Its pretty kewl how they come in different colors. I think I read some different theories over the years as why some seasons/year favored certain color phases over others. The red phase is my...
  5. Thread: Grouse Tail

    by Prerylyon
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    Very Nice! Looks like a red phase bird; now, you...

    Very Nice! Looks like a red phase bird; now, you need to go shoot a grey and chocolate phase to finish decorating your man cave...[emoji38]

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    Maybe its time I try for that bear skin rug? ...

    Maybe its time I try for that bear skin rug?

    [emoji38]

    [emoji199]

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    Thanks for sharing! I found the observation...

    Thanks for sharing!

    I found the observation about all the non-hunting recreational activity, as a stressor on the elk, interesting.

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    'IKiC, I don't disagree, but the trend is in...

    'IKiC,

    I don't disagree, but the trend is in the wrong direction! lol [emoji23]

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    Its real [emoji383]. Even on a NR type 6 tag...

    Its real [emoji383].

    Even on a NR type 6 tag its $7.50

    That's a day of lunch [emoji765] for most ppl (I bring leftover most days, but still).
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  10. Interesting stuff. I've only experienced the...

    Interesting stuff.

    I've only experienced the good side of a forest fire as a hunter-well after the fact.

    We weren't getting into elk in 2017 one side of the mtn so we moved to change things up....
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    I thought there was a thread about this last...

    I thought there was a thread about this last yr-like it was coming? Or maybe it was some poll about this [emoji237][emoji90] that they sent to selected hunters?

    If I use a VISA debit card will...
  12. We often hear about the good, long term effects...

    We often hear about the good, long term effects of the fires: openings for meadows/parks, more feed for elk; but not always the bad. I would think that some of the elk that have the bad luck to get...
  13. Really appreciate the suggestions and insights....

    Really appreciate the suggestions and insights. [emoji106]

    Snow, food availability, hunting pressure will play roles on their whereabouts.

    Both the Bears Ear and White River herds are on my...
  14. Thread: New Partner

    by Prerylyon
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    That's it. Get that lil pup outside all...

    That's it.

    Get that lil pup outside all around the smells, scenes, and noises of the hunt: in bite size chunks; with realistic goals, and lots of praise, will position him well to make the best...
  15. Thanks for the insight & info 'Tkswp, will keep...

    Thanks for the insight & info 'Tkswp, will keep an eye for those videos from the CPW folks.

    How bad does that 1st storm need to be to push those White River forest elk out? Or is it more a deal...
  16. Excellent! See? You don't have to hunt in Iowa...

    Excellent!

    See? You don't have to hunt in Iowa after all to shoot a real big whitey. [emoji38]

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  17. Elk - Routt/White River/Grand Mesa Nat Forests

    I've dabbled a little over the years in doing some very basic research on the elk hunting opportunities in Colorado. To further a goal of trying to be out hunting elk each fall, I have come to the...
  18. Thread: Goose Intel

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    Man, its tempting to make a run to the western...

    Man, its tempting to make a run to the western side of Iowa and mess with it-last yr I earned an extra week of vacation due my yrs at work; its burning a hole in my pocket! lol (3-4 hr drive,...
  19. Thread: Goose Intel

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    Snows?? Sent from my SAMSUNG-SGH-I337Z using...

    Snows??

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  20. Well... I guess some folks have more time on...

    Well...

    I guess some folks have more time on their hands than I do...to come up with clubs and stuff... [emoji38]

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    I feel your pain; last December marked 5 yrs...

    I feel your pain; last December marked 5 yrs since I had to put my english setter down-he was 13 yrs old and full of cancer. They don't live forever, as much as we wish they could. Sad stuff.
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    Awesome country 'BC; sharp looking buck in that...

    Awesome country 'BC; sharp looking buck in that one pic! [emoji106]

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    Tim, We'll keep in touch - its a small world...

    Tim,

    We'll keep in touch - its a small world and we're wise to be open to making new friendships with like minded hunters. If nothing else, I can carry a lot of stuff in to camp for ya. lol

    I...
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    Thanks again Eastman's and Hi Mtn! [emoji7] My...

    Thanks again Eastman's and Hi Mtn! [emoji7]

    My kit came in the mail today; will post about making bacon sometime soon!

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    I can swing the cost of a CO cow tag. Raising a...

    I can swing the cost of a CO cow tag. Raising a large family doesn't leave much fat to skim off the top, though. That being said, there's always ways to be thrifty; not necessarily cheap, and still...
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