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  1. thanks Guys... I have been looking at the Big...

    thanks Guys... I have been looking at the Big Agnes Copper Spur or Fly Creek. Still haven't landed on the pack, but have been leaning to the Just One by Eberlestock.
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    Having spent the last 15 years or so in MT, and...

    Having spent the last 15 years or so in MT, and right around the Bob Marshall and Scapegoat wilderness areas, I can offer some thoughts and opinions. Note though, I have not hunted much at all in...
  3. 6' tall, about 190 lbs. As for tent, probably a...

    6' tall, about 190 lbs. As for tent, probably a light 2 person, three season (can't imagine I'll be out much to require a four season, especially to get the condensation issues that I have heard...
  4. Thanks Rob... I have a pretty good pad...

    Thanks Rob...

    I have a pretty good pad already, so I think I am square there. Been looking at the Icon 5200, but I keep running across some negative reviews about how the frame/suspension rides...
  5. Need a backpacking system (tent, pack, and bag) for $1200 or less

    I am getting back into short (2-5 days) backpack hunts. This year in Wyoming for elk, next year in Alaska for Caribou. I have a budget of $1000 to $1200 and need a pack, tent, and a sleeping bag...
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    Unit 62 v 63 v 68

    I could draw any of the three. Want a good archery hunt in August, but also will come back to hunt gun season if not successful in August. Any recommendations on which unit to go for?
  7. Thread: Unit 35 Elk

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    Bighorn Elk Hunting Units

    This will be my fist year of elk hunting in the Bighorn Mountains here in WY. I did some fly-fishing way back when outside of Sheridan (had a great time), but never hunted. I was lucky to draw a...
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    Thanks for the reply. That is what I was afraid...

    Thanks for the reply. That is what I was afraid of. Sort of striking out on finding a unit I can draw with 6 points that has good public land access and a decent number of elk. I am certainly not...
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    Wyoming Area 118 of Elk?

    I am seriously considering using my points to apply for and probably dray an area 118 bull elk tag in the special draw. I live in Cheyenne (still considered a non-resident though till this spring)...
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    Wyoming Area 87 vs 119 vs 125?

    I have been researching which unit to apply for deer hunting in WY this year. It is my last year as a non-resident with max points, but having moved to WY last year, I'll be a resident as of this...
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