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General Elk Hunting / Re: 2019 Elk season MEAT POLE!
« on: September 11, 2019, 02:11:08 PM »
Inserted the Story as a PDF

Well done!!


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General Elk Hunting / Re: 2019 Elk season MEAT POLE!
« on: September 09, 2019, 11:40:46 AM »


Opening morning in CO. It was hot but this guy was caught strolling behind a cow at 11:30am.


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General Elk Hunting / Re: Colorado Elk Bugle/Rut Report
« on: September 05, 2019, 12:07:45 PM »
Behindthehunter, Heck Yes, sounds like you guys are kicking some elk butt on the mountain!


You guys hunting public or private?

We hunt public land, OTC tag unit. We are lucky though, we access the public ground through private land so there isnt many close access points.


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General Elk Hunting / Re: Colorado Elk Bugle/Rut Report
« on: September 04, 2019, 07:15:43 AM »
Hey everyone, sitting on top of the mountain first good cell service in a few days. Started hunting opening morning. North central CO. Little to no rutting or bugling, HOT close to 85 and warm nights.  We have seen quite a few individual elk and pairs of cows. Even with all that, we have taken 3 bulls off the mountain so far. More of that story to come when Im off the mountain and have more phone battery :) good luck everyone!


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General Elk Hunting / Re: Think it's time! Let the countdown begin.
« on: August 29, 2019, 05:47:13 AM »
Today is the day, Heading to CO! Season opener Saturday. Good luck everyone!


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Ran my first 5k today.


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General Elk Hunting / Re: Free Gear Friday!
« on: August 02, 2019, 12:31:43 PM »
1. 7 days! CO archery opener
2. 50% chance
3. 65%

I feel real confident in a close encounter, hoping a shot will present itself!


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2.7 mi run today. 40 3D target shoot yesterday.


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General Elk Hunting / Re: Think it's time! Let the countdown begin.
« on: July 26, 2019, 02:08:24 PM »
33 to leaving 35 to hunting!


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Good choice to enroll in Elk101! I have a few rules that seem simple but hard to remember while you are hunting...

1. if there is no fresh sign keep moving. Ive spent/wasted a lot of time slowly walking through areas that look and feelelky but there was no fresh sign.

2. If you look at a mountain side whether from the top looking down or the bottom looking up and think, boy, going down/up there would suck. Theres a good chance you should go down/up there.

3. Your wind checker is your friend use it often, winds shift a lot. During archery season Id argue its as important as your bow and a good pair of boots. Also, dont be afraid to hike to get the right wind.


Again these are things Im sure you may know already, and they often mean more work or a longer walk in the field. Thats why I always have to remind myself these things as a hunt.

Good luck! I too will be CO for archery season, no where near you though.


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General Elk Hunting / Re: Ultra Minimum gear??
« on: July 24, 2019, 02:25:36 PM »
Besides your basic first aid kit, paracord, and what you have on your list, Id take an extra pair of socks if you normally dont. Blisters that far back would suck..


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2.7 mi run earlier today. Then I shot 45 arrows in the backyard tonight. 37 days until I head to the mountains..


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Tonight I Shot 30 arrows, then 2.25 mi run/walk. 40 target 3D shoot tomorrow morning.


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40 target 3D shoot today. It was a close shoot, a ton of fun!


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Nice shots!
The turkeys are always my arched nemesis!

Me too! If you look close, the top arrow is mine (white wraps), Im out of the 10 ring by a less than a 1/4


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40 target 3D shoot today. It was a close shoot, a ton of fun!


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