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Old 10-22-2013, 09:54 PM
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Re: Brown Bear Down!

Awesome Bear!
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Old 10-23-2013, 07:42 AM
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10 footers are hard to come by! Congratulations! He's a bruiser.
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Old 10-23-2013, 06:54 PM
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Wow that scares me a little, I have never seen one of them.
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Old 10-23-2013, 11:36 PM
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Holy crap that's a huge bear! How much did he weight?
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Old 10-24-2013, 06:59 AM
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Re: Brown Bear Down!

I did not have a set of scales on me big enough to weigh him but they say a mature brown bear weighs in at about 1500 lbs. my bear did not have a lot of fat on him so maybe 1300 lbs? He seemed to weigh every bit of that while trying to get him out of the creek.
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Old 10-24-2013, 11:03 AM
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Congrats on a terrific brown bear!

Mighty big skull and also looks like a great hide. You shot well, and it seems that Nosler bullet treated you right.

Congratulations!

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Old 10-25-2013, 04:41 PM
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Re: Brown Bear Down!

Awesome bear. What a thrill!!

How the hell do you get a 1300lb bear out of a creek like that??? Surely there had to be some equipment involved. Doesn't look like anything stout enough around there to rig up a block and tackle and I don't think a few dudes tugging on him would do it.

Congrats!!
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