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Dave Workman
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PostWed Oct 11, 2017 4:33 am 
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REMINDER:

SATURDAY, OCT. 14 - General hunting season opens for deer across the state.

Prudence suggests a bit of blaze orange.  up.gif  wink.gif

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PostFri Dec 08, 2017 4:10 pm 
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who's looking to talk some guns these days?

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PostMon Dec 18, 2017 4:46 am 
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BigBrunyon wrote:
who's looking to talk some guns these days?

If it's trail-related, outdoor-related, sure.
If something else, not so much.

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PostFri May 18, 2018 7:13 pm 
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FIVE WHOLE MONTHS without a single entry to this thread?
I am shocked...SHOCKED..  winksmile.gif

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PostSun May 20, 2018 4:39 pm 
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I'd curious to hear how many NWhikers are also hunters? Does anybody have a sense of that %? I am an avid reader (daily) as well as a hunter. I don't check this topic often because I expect to read a lot of negativity toward us armed citizens. Like so many public places, the loudest folks get the most press, space etc. Be safe out there.

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PostSun May 20, 2018 9:11 pm 
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the1mitch wrote:
I'd curious to hear how many NWhikers are also hunters?

I used to, but just about every field in the state is posted anymore so I don't bother. Pheasant hunting was my favorite.

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PostTue May 22, 2018 10:30 am 
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the1mitch wrote:
I'd curious to hear how many NWhikers are also hunters? Does anybody have a sense of that %? I am an avid reader (daily) as well as a hunter. I don't check this topic often because I expect to read a lot of negativity toward us armed citizens. Like so many public places, the loudest folks get the most press, space etc. Be safe out there.

As an old guy, I still hunt, and enjoy a good stretch of the legs now and then. Hiking, I learned years ago, doesn't mean restricting one's self to a trail used by a gazillion other people. I've discovered some remarkable spots away from trails.  Besides, that's where the game is normally.

Not so much "negativity." There appear to be several gun-toting souls hereabouts.

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PostTue May 22, 2018 11:24 am 
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Our hunting crew has code words for the folks who stick to roads, nicer ones for those who walk trails, and terms like "hunter" for the guys and gals who you run into off trail. Mitch

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PostWed May 23, 2018 4:40 am 
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the1mitch wrote:
Our hunting crew has code words for the folks who stick to roads, nicer ones for those who walk trails, and terms like "hunter" for the guys and gals who you run into off trail. Mitch

Ah. Pleased to meet you. up.gif  biggrin.gif

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PostMon Jun 11, 2018 12:00 pm 
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Yup, deer hunter here... mostly walking, once in a while perched on a stump, never just driving around...

Cheers,
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