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#12038650 - 05/17/17 Idaho moose sheep and goat is up  
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I drew my moose choice... :gasp:


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#12038921 - 05/17/17 Re: Idaho moose sheep and goat is up [Re: nimrod1949]  
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Either Texas or Idaho
Nada. Not surprised.


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#12038973 - 05/17/17 Re: Idaho moose sheep and goat is up [Re: nimrod1949]  
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No go for me....yet again. I think this makes 22 years of applying for Idaho sheep.


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#12038985 - 05/17/17 Re: Idaho moose sheep and goat is up [Re: nimrod1949]  
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No goat for me but my friend drew same California Bighorn as I did in 2014 so I'll be with him.


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#12039182 - 05/18/17 Re: Idaho moose sheep and goat is up [Re: nimrod1949]  
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No moose here, yet again

#12039752 - 05/18/17 Re: Idaho moose sheep and goat is up [Re: nimrod1949]  
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Little brother drew his moose in SE Idaho. Guess I will be rifle bearer and on the butcher team.


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#12040630 - 05/18/17 Re: Idaho moose sheep and goat is up [Re: nimrod1949]  
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I missed on a sheep tag in Unit 42. Now hoping for a super hunt tag....

#12042571 - 05/19/17 Re: Idaho moose sheep and goat is up [Re: nimrod1949]  
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I have high hopes for this hunt. A friend hunted there in 2014 and saw a lot of bulls and one really big one.

Here's a picture of some he passed on
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It looks like a genes in the area are strong for single point brow tines.


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#12042757 - 05/19/17 Re: Idaho moose sheep and goat is up [Re: nimrod1949]  
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Did someone say single brow shiras bulls?


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#12042771 - 05/19/17 Re: Idaho moose sheep and goat is up [Re: nimrod1949]  
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Podunk Utah....


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Marlin no less..............

#12043984 - 05/20/17 Re: Idaho moose sheep and goat is up [Re: tikkanut]  
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Originally Posted by tikkanut


TinMan..........you da man..........

Marlin no less..............


Yup great rifle choice for sure.


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#12044004 - 05/20/17 Re: Idaho moose sheep and goat is up [Re: T_Inman]  
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I would agree that one was a shooter!

I had a friend in Alaska who shot a number of BIG (68" was his last) bulls but they were all double brow tines. Finding the complete package in one rack can be a challenge. This whole once in a lifetime adds even more pressure.


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#12044105 - 05/20/17 Re: Idaho moose sheep and goat is up [Re: tikkanut]  
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Originally Posted by tikkanut


TinMan..........you da man..........

Marlin no less..............


Duh...

where you been fuqker?


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#12044385 - 05/20/17 Re: Idaho moose sheep and goat is up [Re: T_Inman]  
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Originally Posted by T_Inman
Did someone say single brow shiras bulls?


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1-4x Leupold?


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#12044446 - 05/20/17 Re: Idaho moose sheep and goat is up [Re: nimrod1949]  
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444 or 45/70?

#12044616 - 05/20/17 Re: Idaho moose sheep and goat is up [Re: nimrod1949]  
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1-4x20 VXII Leupold and chambered in .450 Marlin.

Killed hi with the 325 flextip at ~80 yards.


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It is something I have come to accept.
#12044617 - 05/20/17 Re: Idaho moose sheep and goat is up [Re: T_Inman]  
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Sorr to hear that, I was pulling for you. Might have to go that route next year...


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#12044633 - 05/20/17 Re: Idaho moose sheep and goat is up [Re: nimrod1949]  
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I appreciate that Akbob...but I am used to itlaugh

I put in for 23 hunts this year, and about as many last year and most other year since I was in my teens. I have only drawn that moose tag and one hard to get deer tag. I'll take what I can get without complaint...general deer and elk, plus some easy antelope draws...

I did finally draw a decent (~25% odds) caribou tag in Alaska this year, so I got that going for me.


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