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    Idaho Moose unit 8A, Potlatch area St Joe/Clearwater National Forests.

    Well, most of the draws are complete and I hope everyone has at least one good hunt this year. It's been a good year so far for me. I was fortunate to draw an ID unit 8A moose tag. Has anyone out there had any experience with or, possibly, also drawn this hunt this year? If so, I would appreciate hearing from you. It's a large unit, far from home and I will not be able to scout in advance of the opener. Thank you and good hunting.

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    Quote Originally Posted by lappel65 View Post
    Well, most of the draws are complete and I hope everyone has at least one good hunt this year. It's been a good year so far for me. I was fortunate to draw an ID unit 8A moose tag. Has anyone out there had any experience with or, possibly, also drawn this hunt this year? If so, I would appreciate hearing from you. It's a large unit, far from home and I will not be able to scout in advance of the opener. Thank you and good hunting.
    I have a timber fallin' cousin who lives in Potlatch, I will see if I can get ahold of him. He's often out of cell service but I'm sure I will talk to him within a couple weeks.

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    I think you could find Moose about anywhere in that unit from what I know about it. There are alot of roads and access. What are the dates of your hunt or what dates do you plan to hunt? I have seen moose there but I cant remember exactly where. I think it might be better later in the year since its fairly low and moose could come in from other units if there is a good snow in the higher country around it.
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    Thanks Timberstalker, much appreciated.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Musket Man View Post
    I think you could find Moose about anywhere in that unit from what I know about it. There are alot of roads and access. What are the dates of your hunt or what dates do you plan to hunt? I have seen moose there but I cant remember exactly where. I think it might be better later in the year since its fairly low and moose could come in from other units if there is a good snow in the higher country around it.

    Thank you Musket Man for the input. The hunt dates are very generous, Aug. 30th thru Nov. 30th. However, I have an a few other hunts that I need to juggle. I'm going to try to be there during the rut and before the elk and deer hunters. late Sept., early Oct. Again thanks and good hunting.

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    Im not to far from that area. If I get up there or get any good info I will let you know. I would consider helping on your hunt but late sept/early oct I will be hunting antelope in NV so you are on your own if you go then. HAHA!
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