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    Kids Getting ready!

    On a deer hunt in Wyoming several years back I was with a grandson and watched him muff a fairly easy shot, the next day we were gassing a canyon together and he spotted a couple of cow elk on a far hillside. When I asked him if he would like to dryfire practice on them he thought I was crazy...
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    Caption contest for prize!

    On top of it all the doctors say high cholestral contributed to the heart event that formed the blood clot that they removed from my brain. My wife has turned into the heart healthy pokice. I have craved swell marbeled medium rare riveted for months and I can't have one according to her...
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    Hunting Wyoming Elk in 2021?

    Good luck, waiting to hear what type of hunt and details I plan on applying there next year.
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    How Do You Breakdown an Elk?

    Warden in Wyoming said if you are keeping the horns or antlers then packing out the head is enough proof for them.
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    How Do You Breakdown an Elk?

    In Wisconsin once the bucks hung all week in below zero and out came the skill saw.the burning bone smelled like th
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    How Do You Breakdown an Elk?

    Skin carefully around the double barrel and drop that chunk of skin in a sandwich bag.
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    How Do You Breakdown an Elk?

    I watched a film of fred Richter quarter an antelope with the hide on all 4 quarters. Also met a couple of guys from Utah that quartered a mule deer that way....what a hairy mess. Gutless for us, fully deboned and package in gallon zip locks. Always carry a ground cloth made from a cut up table...
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    Hunting Wyoming Elk in 2021?

    Best be looking for a widow with a large ranch!
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    Shed hunters on here?

    THANKS Rick, i think that pm eluded me somehow. I found the box to open them. Hoping your Wyoming draw went ok, my region M deer tag was sucessful, I've hunted there twice in the past. My a22 pronghprn tag will be my 4rth for that unit. Hope my :private little campsite on blm hasn't been taken...
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    When did you kill your first deer?

    Day after thanksgiving 1967, i was 16 6 point whitetail, northern wisconsin, 303 British in a vintage 1905 Canadian Ross straight pull action. Approximate 75 yards neck shot hunting with Dad, my buddy & his dad. Still have the antlers
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    The Memes Thread!

    As a freshman in high school we had an old military man as a coach phy/ed teacher. Slap boxing was his things when he caught animosity between students he had them slap boxing. We saw a lot of welts like the photo.
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    Caption contest for prize!

    Short story; wife drops off husband at a trail head so he can go shed hunting. Doctors said he shouldn't be driving after his stroke. When he fails to meet the predetermined rendezvous time, he texts her and says e will be out in a short while IF he finds the trail. THE "IF" IN THE TEXT PROMPTS...
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    Caption contest for prize!

    Do you mean drivers license? No, i only had one or two.
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    Shed hunters on here?

    Thank you for the encouragement and well wishes. Gradually gaining more strength on my left side.
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    Hunting Wyoming Elk in 2021?

    THANKS RICMIC, I DON'T SEE THE MESSAGES ENVELOPE.
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    When Did You Kill Your First Elk?

    Thank you ricmic, I've been on a steady diet of therapy since returning from the hospital at the end of march. My shed hunting season was shortened by the fact that doctors said I shouldn't be driving. My wife has been an enforcer and I've only got out a few times with a couple of 5 mile treks...
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    Hunting Wyoming Elk in 2021?

    A while back I sent you a pm about your thoughts on an elk hunt. I don't know how to retrieve messages on here. My thought was to share my accumulated points with you. Your experience and Wyoming know how would be a big help in choosing a unit to burn these points on. If you recieved that pm I...
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    When Did You Kill Your First Elk?

    Hopefully at age 71 next fall 2022 is my year for elk. I couldnt apply this year because i missed the applicationdeadline while I was in the hospital with my stroke. THE Wyoming ELS TIMEOUT feature caused my application to be rejected. My left hand could not hold on to the phone with all the...
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    Shed hunters on here?

    This spring has been a bust for my shed hunting, only found 1 sobfar after spending most of the winter in the hospital with a major stroke. My springtime has been filled with therapy. Ive gained most of my left side function back now. Doctors wouldnt let me drive although ive ventured out about...
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    WI Approved Wolf Hunt

    Wolf is as useful as a coyote or woodtick. Never have been endangered. We have suffered the consequences of wolf deprecation of our deer herds in northern WI & northern MN since the federal protections took place in the mid 70s Another bad idea from the USFS & usdaremember the USDA is also...