Anyone got a deer or bear this year? Our season opens this weekend, wondering how folks round the country are doing.

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Nuthatch

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Filled mine but not with a smoke pole. There's a late-season hunt coming up where I'm packing in to one of my favorite haunts where I plan to take a muzzleloader. Still another 6 weeks away.
 

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Filled mine but not with a smoke pole. There's a late-season hunt coming up where I'm packing in to one of my favorite haunts where I plan to take a muzzleloader. Still another 6 weeks away.
Where you at where you can already fill tags
 

DStovall

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Yes but I cheated and used my longbow! Kidding, muzzleloader season doesn’t start for a while so I have to use a bow for now. This is in Vermont.
I have a bow I just haven’t had the time to practice enough to want to hunt with it yet since we got a newborn around now. I’ll probably be bow huntin next year
 

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I have a bow I just haven’t had the time to practice enough to want to hunt with it yet since we got a newborn around now. I’ll probably be bow huntin next year
I’ve been a bow hunter since I was legally able to at 12 (same age as gun and muzzleloader hunting). Started shooting a recurve/longbow when my horse decided to break my wrist (long story). I absolutely fell in love with Stickbows and hunt with them now. Do it, you won’t regret it.
 

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I’ve been a bow hunter since I was legally able to at 12 (same age as gun and muzzleloader hunting). Started shooting a recurve/longbow when my horse decided to break my wrist (long story). I absolutely fell in love with Stickbows and hunt with them now. Do it, you won’t regret it.
I have a compound someone gave me but there’s a guy In my state that teaches a sinew backed recurve building class I really want to take that (again once the kid gets a little older and I get my free time back)
 

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Hold that thought till weekend of Oct 23, I'm headed to Western PA to hunt the last 3 days of our early muzzleloader season in PA.
High hopes! Will post pictures if successful ...
 

DStovall

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October 16th antlerless only comes in and December 27th flintlock begins here in PA.
I wait for flintlock it's the best time of the year.
I watched the meat eater episode about the after Christmas flintlock season in PA it was a good one. Shows everything that can go wrong with flintlock haha I didn’t know y’all had that season
 

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I got a nice cow elk, in our early season, but not with a muzzleloader, mod 70 win, I will get one of my muzzleloaders out for the upcoming deer and antelope hunts. I would love to take an elk with a muzzleloading rifle but at my age of 76 years old, it is hard enough with a modern rifle.
 

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The 16th muzzleloading season starts in northern NY. I have the first 6 days off, hoping for success with my glinted. Wet days I will carry my percussion GPR.
 

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Got a mature cow elk 2 weeks ago with 54 cal TC, 425 gr. Hornady great plains hbhp / 90gr fff . Frontal shot at 55 yds, went about 10 feet and now resides in our freezer. :thumb:
What state?
 
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