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    > 16 NR Colorado Deer & Elk Points..

    Sharing for no particular reason. Anyone with 16 or greater Deer and Elk NR preference points in Colorado may be intersted in the attached. I started tracking the run-down about 5 years ago. Current thru the 2014 draw and data taken from Colorado Game & Fish website.

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    Can't for the life of me understand why someone would have as many as 26 for elk and 24 for deer as NO units in the state require that many.
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    I wonder what the guy with 26 points is waiting for?
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    Hell to freeze over!!!

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    I wondered about this a couple of years ago. I think it is a father waiting for his son to get enough points, or a non hunting spouse who puts in for the tag by a hunting spouse, or someone who is putting in for a deceased relative??? It is strange as to why it happens.

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    Hes buying points so everyone can talk about him..............

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    Quote Originally Posted by BleuBijou View Post
    Hell to freeze over!!!
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    Hes buying points so everyone can talk about him..............
    To burn them on a mediocre unit and get made fun of by his friends!
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    I think far too many hunters equate high demand units (lots of PP's needed) with high probability of trophy critters. Most will be disappointed when they finally draw. JMO.
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    I met the guy with max deer points. He is a really good guy and know's his stuff. He buys 3rd season deer tags in the Gunnison Valley every year. He is waiting to burn the points on a 4th season tag in that area once the herd bounces back.

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    Quote Originally Posted by woodtick View Post
    To burn them on a mediocre unit and get made fun of by his friends!
    If you look at the draw summaries this happens more than most people realize. Last year a guy burned 17 points on a 4th season bull tag in GMU 4, 0 points was 100% draw. Another burned 16 in gmu 11, again 100% at 0 points. Another burned 18 on an either sex 4th season with 100% at 0 points. And the bonehead of the year award goes to the guy who burned 22 points on a 1st season bull hunt in gmu 19 that was 100% draw at 0 points! I don't know if they made mistakes and just turned the tags back in and got their points restored. If they didn't they are truly idiots.

 

 

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