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  1. JimP

    2020 Javelina Hunt

    8 days down and 2 to go. Hunting has been a little rough but we hot one on Thursday and have 2 more days to find the second one. All my pictures are on a camera and not my phone so you'll have to wait for them. We've had temperatures from 31 up to 72. We had a downpour of rain Wednesday...
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    Taxidermy Mount Ideas

    Here are a couple of pictures that I came across for some new mount ideas.
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    Nikon Is Getting Out of the Hunting Scope Business

    I saw on another forum that Nikon is getting out of the hunting scope business. There is all kinds of speculation such as the bird watchers pressured them to get out but who really knows. A member over there checked and it appears that they will still honor their warranties. So if you are a...
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    Utah 2019 Hunt Data

    Here is a link to the Utah hunt data for LE and OIL hunts for 2019 https://wildlife.utah.gov/pdf/bg/2019/2019_le_oial_all.pdf .
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    Wolves in Colorado

    Well, it's now official. The Colorado Secretary of State today certified the petition for voters to decide if Colorado will introduce wolves into Colorado. So it will be on the ballot this coming November
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    New Meindl Boots

    Well, after 3 1/2 years and who knows how many miles across rocks, logs, hills, valleys, and who know what else I decided to replace a pair of my Meindl boots. Last July Mustang06 had a post about Menidl USA and I bookmarked it. Since Cabela's/Bass Pro got rid of the brand this is now my go...
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    2020 Big Game Application Book is On Line

    https://wildlife.utah.gov/guidebooks/2020_biggameapp.pdf A couple of the big changes are loosing points if you purchase a tag that was only available in the draw OTC and surrendering a tag before the season starts. That and a new 5 year waiting period on deer instead of the 2 years. However...
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    Taking a ATV to Arizona?

    If you plan on taking a ATV to Arizona for a hunt or pleasure you are going to need to purchase a ATV registration now. They are $25+$5 processing fee. https://www.azgfd.com/nonresident-ohv-decal-sales-off-to-strong-start/
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    Leaving In The AM

    Well, after having some tag soup on the Colorado ML hunt I am headed to Utah for their deer ML hunt. I'll be hunting the Monroe Mountain unit hoping to find some of the nicer bucks that I have seen there. After that comes the Utah general elk hunt with my brother in law trying to find him a...
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    Inserting Video's

    Can we insert Youtube videos into a post now? I have tried a couple of times and when I preview the thread it shows the video but when I post it to the forum nothing shows up? I have also noticed that Mr. Ikeepitcold has posted a number of videos in this forum and nothing is there. At least...
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    Colorado Left Over Tag List

    Here is a link to the left over list for Colorado big game that goes on sale August 6. https://cpw.state.co.us/Documents/Leftover.pdf I looked at it and it ticked me off seeing a single tag available for unit 44 Deer muzzle loader. Looks like someone drew it and then turned it back in but...
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    Testing Pictures

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    Colorado Tags are Showing UP

    The Colorado big game tags should be showing up. I just got my ML buck tag at the post office today, and yes they are still a piss green.
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    Spottng Scope to Phone Adapters

    Ok, so here is my problem. I picked up a Vortex Razor 20-60x85HD spotter last fall and now I want to hook my Samsung J7 phone to it. The only problem is that Phonescope does not make a holder for the phone and I am wondering what I really need to get. I see that they have a universal...
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    Pistol Storage

    Are you like me and have quite a few pistols and a firearm safe that only allows you to lay them down flat? I found this pistol rack, purchased it and now it is sitting in my safe waiting for the second one to arrive tomorrow. It works great. Now where I once had 4 or 5 pistols laying on...
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    Skull Hangers

    I was cruising around on some other forums and came upon this video that shows a number of different euro skull wall mounts. It does include a couple of the more popular ones and a few that I have never heard about. He does say that he is concerned with whitetail deer skulls but I am sure that...
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    Wyoming Unit 89

    I'm getting ready to put in for Wyoming and was looking at unit 89. I noticed that they have a early hunt and a late hunt. The odds of drawing the late hunt is better for me and my hunting partner but we would only have a week to hunt due to another hunt that he will have in Colorado starting...
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    Tentative Permit Numbers Are Out

    Here is a link to the RAC meeting addenda that has the tentative permit numbers for the fall hunts. These recommendations with go to the RAC meetings and then to the Wildlife Board where they will be adopted for the upcoming fall seasons. Some are up some are down. Naturally the hunts that I...
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    Very Cool Rifle

    Do you want to be the first kid on your block with a double barrel bolt action rifle? Well here is your chance to pick one up. https://www.csmcspecials.com/ProductDetails.asp?ProductCode=9656 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iSEMz3iaSxo&feature=youtu.be
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    My Coues Buck is Home

    Well, after waiting for a little over 13 months my coues buck is finally home. He will change locations on the wall a few times but here are a couple of pictures. He was scored at 121 and some change. Well within the minimum if I decided to enter him into the books.