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    Paying it Forward... Wyo Area 20 Moose

    In poker you have to "give some action to get some action." I figured I'd pay it foward and give close to some GPS locations for moose kills in Wyoming Area 20 over the past few years. If you're interested - feel free to send me a PM.
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    How many tags are given out for Area 20? JMO, but might have been better off offering advice and help for this area and sending the guys a PM or email with the information.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Don K View Post
    How many tags are given out for Area 20? JMO, but might have been better off offering advice and help for this area and sending the guys a PM or email with the information.
    Unit 20 got 15 tags for 2014 and IMHO you are correct in that it's way too much information to put right out on a Forum such as this where people that aren't even active members can read it! Doing so could help ones who aren't doing the needed homework and screw ones who are.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Topgun 30-06 View Post
    Unit 20 got 15 tags for 2014 and IMHO you are correct in that it's way too much information to put right out on a Forum such as this where people that aren't even active members can read it! Doing so could help ones who aren't doing the needed homework and screw ones who are.
    ^^^^^^what he said

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    PointsHunter, message sent.
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    What I have often done on once-in-a-lifetime highly coveted tags is I will spill the beans with one hunter per year. This limits how much information goes out, but helps one hunter get a huge jump on their hunt.

    The problem with providing that info on an open forum, is the area will potentially be hit hard. Also consider that you are advertising the location of an outfitters base camp. That is his hard won livelihood. It's kinda fun to figure that kind of thing out and gives you confidence you are in the right area, but it should not be advertised publicly.

    Please delete that photo that shows the outfitters camp, in fact please delete all of them and instead offer help, to someone who draws, as others have mentioned.
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    ^^^^^^exactly this

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    Quote Originally Posted by Umpqua Hunter View Post
    What I have often done on once-in-a-lifetime highly coveted tags is I will spill the beans with one hunter per year. This limits how much information goes out, but helps one hunter get a huge jump on their hunt.

    The problem with providing that info on an open forum, is the area will potentially be hit hard. Also consider that you are advertising the location of an outfitters base camp. That is his hard won livelihood. It's kinda fun to figure that kind of thing out and gives you confidence you are in the right area, but it should not be advertised publicly.

    Please delete that photo that shows the outfitters camp, in fact please delete all of them and instead offer help, to someone who draws, as others have mentioned.
    I feel the same way UH and really would implore the OP to delete all those maps and, in fact, rewrite his entire post. That's just way too much information when you start circling kill sites that are basicly honey holes, etc. I really don't call that post paying it forward, but rather screwing the guy that has that tag and put in a ton of hard work only to find this post with everything but the exact coordinates that each animal fell. Please do as we ask and redo your entire post!!!
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    PointsHunter was on today at 1:04 am and edited something. I can't tell what was edited though.
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    FWIW, I've got 15 points and at present have no interest in hunting Unit #20.
    From where I'm sitting, It would have been a better use of your time, to take some of your own advice and pm the op...... Comes across as an amazing display of internet hunting sherriffs and arrogance in your posts......
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