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#1 bretmoua

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Posted 13 August 2012 - 07:56 AM

D7 will be open this weekend for archery and that's where I'm headed. I'm going up high, about 7500 feet to be exact. I haven't had time to scout at all so I'm going in blind. Well not totally, because I know the area holds bucks. It's an area I've been hunting a few years now and always hear of other people having success in the area. Hopefully, it'll be me this time. I had a nice shot on a buck on last year's opening archery weekend but misjudge the distance because I did not have a range finder. I won't let the same mistake happen again if I should see one on Saturday.
It's going to be a hot one, over 100, I believe, so be sure to keep yourself hydrated! Good luck everyone.

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Posted 13 August 2012 - 08:29 AM

I will be hunting D-5 above West Point. The range finder is already in the trailer. The trailer is ready to go, and I am anxious. I will leave Thursday morning, My wife is driving up friday night after work. This is a first, my wife coming up.
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Posted 13 August 2012 - 09:00 AM

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Posted 13 August 2012 - 10:31 PM

D6. Its also opening for archery quail,grouse,treesquirrel and chucker. And my official start up of coyotes.

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Posted 14 August 2012 - 06:35 PM

A14...Can't wait! :archer-green:

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Posted 14 August 2012 - 09:21 PM

D6. Its also opening for archery quail,grouse,treesquirrel and chucker. And my official start up of coyotes.


TD, if you take chukar with a bow, please don't post it. I will be forced to curl up in the fetal position and :014: while I melt all my shotguns :lol:

I tried it once with a bow for chukar but all I ended up with was a $110 price tag. $60 dollars worth of broken arrows and another $50 worth of whiskey to ease the frustration of the $60 worth of broken arrows :rofl2:

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Posted 15 August 2012 - 06:33 AM

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