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  1. My main hunting rifle is a Tikka T3 Featherlite...

    My main hunting rifle is a Tikka T3 Featherlite s/s in 270win, smooth action, excellent trigger, light enough to pack around the mountains(every hunt for me is a mountain hunt), and very...
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    That's not what you want to have happen at all....

    That's not what you want to have happen at all. Always a terrible feeling losing an animal. Too bad your outfitter didn't have a dog that will track wounded animals.
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    My daughter wants to start backpack hunting with...

    My daughter wants to start backpack hunting with me so I've arranged with one of her friends' father( he likes to backpack but isn't a hunter) to go with us on a couple of weekend hunts. My wife...
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    Hope you're enjoying your bear hunt. Is it all...

    Hope you're enjoying your bear hunt. Is it all tree stand hunting over bait or is it possible to do some spot and stalk style hunting? What's camp like? I've never been on a guided hunt so I'm...
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    The fire didn't affect your hunt? The town of...

    The fire didn't affect your hunt? The town of High Level has been in real danger for the past week or so, to the point of evacuations.
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    Congratulations on a successful hunt. What part...

    Congratulations on a successful hunt. What part of N. Alberta were you hunting. I was raised near Fairview in the Peace River country about six hours north of Edmonton. I know there are some pretty...
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    Congratulations on a great bird, did you get him...

    Congratulations on a great bird, did you get him with your bow or shotgun?
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    Very nicely done Bonecollector, congratulations...

    Very nicely done Bonecollector, congratulations on a successful hunt. Are those also Merriam turkeys? It's the only type I've ever hunted or seen.
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    Any luck with the bears so far? I went out today...

    Any luck with the bears so far? I went out today but what started as a bear hunt turned into a firewood cutting day. I always take the chainsaw/saw pants, fuel and cutting permit when I'm spring bear...
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    Congratulations on great hunt, looks like a...

    Congratulations on great hunt, looks like a blast. Turkey hunting is a highly addictive activity, it can also be extremely aggravating, I'm still very much in the learning phase. I've been hunting...
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    Thanks for subscribing and let me know if there...

    Thanks for subscribing and let me know if there is anything we can do to improve your experience with the publications.

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    I would most definitely subscribe, I think it is one of the...
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    I haven't seen the newest issue yet, I checked on...

    I haven't seen the newest issue yet, I checked on Saturday but no one had the newest out on their racks. For whatever reason shipping costs make the magazine cost almost double what they do on the...
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    Eleven days into our spring season, fourth...

    Eleven days into our spring season, fourth morning of hunting so far and had this mature tom come into my set up at 6:30am. I got in there and set up before 5am and had the first hens cross the...
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    Won't be much guidance as far as the western...

    Won't be much guidance as far as the western states go but I can give some insight into hunting south western BC, Canada, the Kootenay region including the Purcell and Selkirk Rockies. Welcome to the...
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    I also wish one and all a very Happy Easter. I...

    I also wish one and all a very Happy Easter.
    I spent the better part of a year travelling through Turkey/Syria/Jordan/Israel/Egypt back in 1992/93. I couldn't get past how some places just feel...
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    What happens if you don't draw a whitetail tag?...

    What happens if you don't draw a whitetail tag? Can you defer until you do or is the hunt only for 2019? Pretty cool prize I must say, hopefully you draw and have a great hunt.
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    Any luck with the bears yet Browntrout55? I've...

    Any luck with the bears yet Browntrout55? I've been out scouting for turkeys and haven't seen any sign as yet of bears. I'll move on to bears once turkey season is over(May 15) or I've got one in the...
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    Can't say I ever regret buying a tag, I do...

    Can't say I ever regret buying a tag, I do question the reason I buy a moose tag every year for my region. There is a draw system for any bull and a one month season for spike\fork, I always apply...
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    If I could I would just buy a new gun every year...

    If I could I would just buy a new gun every year in a caliber that intrigued me, kind of hard to justify at this stage in my life. I will buy a 6.5 at some point but I lean towards old classics so a...
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    I'd probably pick one up as well but I already...

    I'd probably pick one up as well but I already have a 270win and a 25-06rem. I just read a recent article by Ron Spomer comparing the 6.5 and the 270win. Turns out the 270 beats the 6.5 creed in...
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    Don't they have black bears in Nebraska? I'm...

    Don't they have black bears in Nebraska? I'm across the border in BC from Idaho and it's not legal to bait for bears. Even if it was you'd have to be a little bit crazy, you're just as likely to be...
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    I'm seeing some green on lawns in town and on the...

    I'm seeing some green on lawns in town and on the edges of fields in the valley bottoms but it'll be a bit yet before it gets really good at any elevation. Still our season has just opened today so...
  23. Personally for how I hunt(by foot only often...

    Personally for how I hunt(by foot only often backpacking) I won't buy a rifle with a barrel longer than 22". I've taken my daughters' 7mm-08 on a few pack in trips and the 20" barrel ,shorter action,...
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    Daughter's First Deer

    Just thought I'd share one of my most memorable and rewarding hunts I've ever had. Likely ever. Both my daughters' have been coming to the range with me since they were 5 and 7 years of age. They...
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    Good luck this spring, I'll likely get out once...

    Good luck this spring, I'll likely get out once turkey season is over. My hunting partner and I used to do an annual spring bear backpack trip on our long weekend in May(Victoria Day), missed out...
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