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Offline Baileyjk

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My First Bull
« on: October 11, 2019, 09:51:22 AM »
I knocked down my first bull elk this year on my second year of hunting. I took the Elk101 course last year, but was still completely lost. I had to pair it with actual field experience, and this year was amazing! We got into a bugle fest within the first hour of the hunt, had 4-5 bulls responding each day, called in 6 different bulls, and finally got an arrow in one on day 5. One thing I learned, was to constantly check your equipment. At one point, I had slipped and busted my bow sight. I found out the hard way on a 6x6 that I called in. I missed by a mile and found that my mounts on my sight were busted. I went on a wild goose chase finding a sight and getting dialed in, then got back into the mountains and got back into em.

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Re: My First Bull
« Reply #1 on: October 11, 2019, 09:56:26 AM »
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Offline cohunter14

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Re: My First Bull
« Reply #2 on: October 11, 2019, 01:08:17 PM »
Congrats on a great bull!

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Re: My First Bull
« Reply #3 on: October 11, 2019, 05:47:23 PM »
Congrats!!!!!  :thewave:

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Re: My First Bull
« Reply #4 on: October 11, 2019, 09:10:13 PM »
Thats a great first bull. One you wont forget!

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Re: My First Bull
« Reply #5 on: October 12, 2019, 07:48:33 AM »
Congrats on a fine animal.......



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Re: My First Bull
« Reply #6 on: October 12, 2019, 09:19:01 PM »
Excellent... :clap:
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Re: My First Bull
« Reply #7 on: October 13, 2019, 02:45:14 PM »
 :thewave: Congrats on a nice first bull :thewave:
See ya and God Bless;
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Offline sjl2012

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Re: My First Bull
« Reply #8 on: October 19, 2019, 07:21:54 AM »
That's a great start! Sounds like a lot of experience in a few short days. Congrats!

 

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