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    If you do draw it, I have turkey hunted there and...

    If you do draw it, I have turkey hunted there and archery deer hunted there and can give you some places to start looking.

    I love that late deer hunt, hunt all day, hit the casino at night, tag...
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    The flip side to that is looking at things you...

    The flip side to that is looking at things you can buy and what they cost vs. cost to apply.

    Mountain goats are a good example. I apply very few places for mountain goats because they are...
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    Would you apply for a lottery knowing you don't...

    Would you apply for a lottery knowing you don't have a great chance of drawing? I do for a lot of them, someone has to draw that tag, as long as there is a chance, people draw with less than max...
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    As per an earlier post that's an error: " The...

    As per an earlier post that's an error:

    " The correct % of public land in Unit 36 is 53%."

    Hard tag to draw!
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    The Longoria unit of the Las Palomas WMA. Its...

    The Longoria unit of the Las Palomas WMA. Its only like 373 acres, bought primarily as white winged dove habitat. They publish success rates for prior year on all the hunts except the javelina,...
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    Peccary eyesight?

    I have a hunt in a couple weeks I drew through the Texas system on a WMA.
    Its a javelina hunt. I want to bow hunt and try and call one in, as the film I've seen of that is pretty awesome.
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    When you have to move because your house cannot...

    When you have to move because your house cannot accommodate your taxidermy collection, you qualify.

    Building a separate "man cave" also qualifies you.

    I'm almost there but my house is only...
  8. I think the hate on Guided hunts is a lot of...

    I think the hate on Guided hunts is a lot of "green" talk. Same as hating on auction tags. I can't afford it so they shouldn't do it. Whaaaaaaaa.

    Who cares either way. A lot of the...
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    https://fbcdn-sphotos-c-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-...

    https://fbcdn-sphotos-c-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-xap1/v/t1.0-9/1017534_10151766245572718_1369791233_n.jpg?oh=5d79e425bfb5400d04946f5d3f498117&oe=5585B92D&__gda__=1435261431_f1a51e79acff59fa22b82b3756...
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    I did OTC rifle and have scouted 3 different...

    I did OTC rifle and have scouted 3 different areas for bow hunting.

    IMO the key to a successful archery hunt in CO is finding a packer for your area. If it isn't wilderness, you will mostly...
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    I'm not sure why its that big a deal. Client...

    I'm not sure why its that big a deal. Client sends an email, outfitters send paperwork, client fills it out and send it back, outfitter drops it in a folder, done. Its the same for every outfitted...
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    It was 500 total apps last year for all hunts. ...

    It was 500 total apps last year for all hunts. Residents can get in the outfitter pool also.

    It's actually not a huge deal for them, you email them, they send you a contract, you sign and scan...
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    3 or 4 years. It has no preference points,...

    3 or 4 years. It has no preference points, straight up draw.
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    NM sheep guide reccs?

    On the wild chance I drew an OIL sheep tag, I'd hire an outfitter, so I might as well get in the pool.

    Fees vary pretty dramatically and it seems like guys are either desert guys or rocky guys...
  15. U got anything to back that up? I aksed some...

    U got anything to back that up? I aksed some other places and they said you only need a valid license at time of application not time of draw. :confused:
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    I'll get my 3rd point for sheep and goat when I...

    I'll get my 3rd point for sheep and goat when I dont' draw this year, nice to finally get in the running at least.

    Buying my 5th deer point, never bought an elk point in CO, I don't think I could...
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    Oh, and you get to drive around looking like Jed...

    Oh, and you get to drive around looking like Jed Clampet and have fun experiences like changing a tire at 4 am on the side of the road outside El Paso.
    ...
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    I've driven Houston to SD, CO, NE and NM every...

    I've driven Houston to SD, CO, NE and NM every year for the last several. If I go solo I stop in hotels on the way and get at least 7 hours sleep. Drive times have been anythere from 15 hours to 27...
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    What's the theory there? They run all night, go...

    What's the theory there? They run all night, go to bed early and then get up around noon to stretch and water?
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    Moon phase boooo

    Worst possible time for a full moon this year - last week of Sep.

    I guess it will be really good for the first rilfe hunts in NM.

    http://www.moonconnection.com/moon_phases_calendar.phtml
  21. I apply for less than premium sheep units in MT...

    I apply for less than premium sheep units in MT and CO, I'll be re-evaluating MT this year to see if it still makes sense. I've chosen to not apply in WY looking at the backlog and the attrition...
  22. To get a good system, you need to start with what...

    To get a good system, you need to start with what you want the solution to look like. I want a chance, however slim, at the top tier units. Then I want to be able to build points to draw middle...
  23. Thread: SD Antelope

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    Yes, camped at Toadstool. I am thinking the...

    Yes, camped at Toadstool. I am thinking the forest has probably recovered enough to try an antelope/deer archery OTC combo in that country.
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    I think they are fine if you put them down quick...

    I think they are fine if you put them down quick and get the meat cooled off. If they are in the sage they can be more gamey than if they are in the grass or crop fields. If you put a bad shot on...
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    Free ranging Nilgai on the Kennedy Ranch

    I drew nothing and spent most of the fall in court spending ten's of thousands of dollars in a custody battle with my son's monther. I needed something for the freezer and couldn't get enough time...
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