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Most exciting or memorable hunt

Nothing compares to the excitement and challenge of hunting my mountain goat with a bow.  Every direction I went was either straight up or straight down.  I wore my boots out on the rocks and came home exhausted every night.  But something kept me going back.  What a thrill!!

OK, what is your most exciting or memorable hunt?

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Although every hunt I've ever

Although every hunt I've ever been on is as memorable as all the others for me, The most exciting so far for me was also a goat hunt for the same reasons as yours. It is the longest I've spent out after one animal from scouting all summer and then the hunt itself.

Unfortunately for me I was unsuccessful in filling my tag but that in no way takes away from the experiences I enjoyed that year.

Hopefully I can draw another tag in less than 15 years the next time though.

My successful mountain lion hunt in97 would rank right up there also.

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6 Months and change for me.

My hunt in British Columbia starts October 1.  I'm going to use my new Nosler Sporter .260 for my first Mountain Goat Hunt.  I'll flip a coin for Bow or Muzzleloader for the next one.

Great job getting yours with a Bow.

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Great goat!  I can't imagine

Great goat!  I can't imagine getting one with a rifle, let alone a bow!!!

Truly an accomplishment!

Thanks for the story!

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