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by elkaholic
Wed May 23, 2018 11:21 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Copperhead Snake Bite
Replies: 20
Views: 1163

Re: Copperhead Snake Bite

Sorry to hear you got bitten a copperhead that's not a lot of fun. But I've been known to catch a few diamondbacks. Mostly while out dove hunting I've come across them. I normally just catch him barehanded. I use a creosote branch, which they are everywhere in the desert and they have the perfect li...
by elkaholic
Wed Apr 18, 2018 10:12 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: crossbow slick tricks
Replies: 13
Views: 882

Re: crossbow slick tricks

What he said ^^^^^^^
by elkaholic
Sun Apr 15, 2018 9:41 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: What is wrong with these people?
Replies: 30
Views: 1575

Re: What is wrong with these people?

my biggest peeve is the referring of "antlers" as horns- even the guides -I just shake my head and turn the channel.

If these moron's don't know the difference or don't care -- I'm done.

there are a lot of good shows but more than not most aren't.

you're not missing much
by elkaholic
Fri Apr 13, 2018 10:56 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: WI xbow season
Replies: 46
Views: 4086

Re: WI xbow season

Awesome news ! There is always one or 2 fanatics who want a certain agenda.


now if we could just get a crossbow season here in AZ.
by elkaholic
Tue Apr 10, 2018 10:05 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Cold Weather Hunting
Replies: 22
Views: 1398

Re: Cold Weather Hunting

#1 get rid of rubber in cold weather - rubber boots will basically freeze thus complicating the problem of cold feet. buy a pair of Irish setter winter insulated boots! Add toe warmers or heated insoles will help My B-inlaw has always had cold feet on stand . till this yr. I gave him a pair of boot ...
by elkaholic
Sun Apr 08, 2018 11:34 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Went for a walk.
Replies: 7
Views: 926

Re: Went for a walk.

definitely try to get some photos--don't forget to postm up .

love the early scouting reports.!
by elkaholic
Thu Apr 05, 2018 9:40 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: WI xbow season
Replies: 46
Views: 4086

Re: WI xbow season

don't even get me started on that spear guy!
by elkaholic
Tue Apr 03, 2018 1:01 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: What would be your EXCALIBUR CROSSBOW DREAM HUNT
Replies: 38
Views: 3487

Re: What would be your EXCALIBUR CROSSBOW DREAM HUNT

fully guided 15 day Alaskan Moose - Bear - Caribou combo river trip with Jim Shockey

might as well dream big !
by elkaholic
Sun Apr 01, 2018 7:22 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Been shooting in between snow and rain
Replies: 13
Views: 1157

Re: Been shooting in between snow and rain

spent an hr swimming today --- cool at first but AWESOME - no foolin!
by elkaholic
Sat Mar 31, 2018 6:23 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Trail Cams
Replies: 7
Views: 906

Re: Trail Cams

new rules here in AZ. starting to crack the whip !! Rules are posted below. I think these rules are clear stating that no trail camera should be used within 1/4 mile (440 yards) from a developed water source. I also think this rule clearly states live action cameras (Cams that send pics to cell phon...
by elkaholic
Fri Mar 30, 2018 7:06 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Been shooting in between snow and rain
Replies: 13
Views: 1157

Re: Been shooting in between snow and rain

WELL WE AREN'T WORRID ABOUT SNOW AND RAIN!

highs all week are going to be 90*+

one more day I'll be swimming again
by elkaholic
Thu Mar 29, 2018 8:14 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Boofest Charity Prizes
Replies: 39
Views: 6282

Re: Boofest Charity Prizes

Hello --Can someone please explain the process for purchasing tickets for the boofest raffles / prizes.

I doubt I can attend but would like to participate.

I understand going thru a proxies -- though I can seem to find the thread about who is doing it this year.
by elkaholic
Mon Mar 26, 2018 3:08 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Ground blind ripoff
Replies: 21
Views: 1820

Re: Ground blind ripoff

the last cheapy I had set-up and left out , was pretty much faded -leaks etc. I went down and got a 19.95 12x 10 camo tarp and covered the whole blind - looks like new from outside warmer and doesn't leak on inside- go to yards sales and buy old tents and use the poles - bigger and better and way ch...
by elkaholic
Sun Mar 25, 2018 4:05 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Ghost Blind Sale
Replies: 18
Views: 1861

Re: Ghost Blind Sale

Wish they had these years ago. Lots of positive applications. I know I was mostly negative before but thinking way easier in the long run. Maybe if left overnight might not find it. Jokingly. Lol
by elkaholic
Thu Mar 22, 2018 12:13 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: We now have a proxy for the US and Canada for Boofest Draws!
Replies: 9
Views: 2636

Re: We now have a proxy for the US and Canada for Boofest Draws!

I've been known to be lucky - I'd be interested in a few tickets. Thanks to all who help make this yrs. Boofest the best ever !