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11-20-2009, 07:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,568
Posted By JoeBigSky

I've had good experience with the Cabelas-brand...

I've had good experience with the Cabelas-brand optics.
Forum: Sporting Dogs
09-19-2009, 06:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,095
Posted By JoeBigSky

Take them hunting with another dog that is good...

Take them hunting with another dog that is good at hunting ducks.
09-19-2009, 06:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 810
Posted By JoeBigSky

I bought a Cabelas Big Sky 20-60mm scope...

I bought a Cabelas Big Sky 20-60mm scope recently. Very impressed. Cost $500, and another $130 for a tripod with detachable window mount.
07-30-2009, 07:12 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,731
Posted By JoeBigSky

270 is fine for elk, shot placement is key on...

270 is fine for elk, shot placement is key on everything. I notice you handload. Therefore the 30-06 would offer more ability to gain a handloading edge.
07-20-2009, 06:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,359
Posted By JoeBigSky

I had a deer sleigher, mag size as I recall, that...

I had a deer sleigher, mag size as I recall, that worked well for dragging out deer whole and elk quarters. The problem with using this setup for a live human is the haul rope must be tied directly...
Forum: Optics
07-17-2009, 07:12 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 11,085
Posted By JoeBigSky

I've been very impressed with the Cabelas Alaskan...

I've been very impressed with the Cabelas Alaskan Guide optics. Both the binos and spotting scope I have in that series are excellent. A friend has a CAG scope and its better, hands down, than a...
Forum: Camping Gear
07-14-2009, 06:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,306
Posted By JoeBigSky

With 10 people, I wouldn't try to get huge...

With 10 people, I wouldn't try to get huge equipment to feed everyone all at the same time. Not unless you are going to cook for this size group a lot. Most of the time you'll cook for way less...
11-14-2008, 08:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,716
Posted By JoeBigSky

RE: Danner Boots

They need to be treated with sweat from the inside out.
11-14-2008, 08:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,099
Posted By JoeBigSky

RE: Game Carts heavy enough for elk

I have a game cart from Cabelas that is excellent. My elk come out in pieces, so this game cart (SuperMag?) has worked well. Also, very good for deer - I back the truck into the ditch and roll the...
10-25-2008, 08:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,033
Posted By JoeBigSky

RE: Who's hunting in MT on SUNDAY?

Count me IN!

Going out in the AM. Getting up at 0 dark thirty. Have pretty much got my stuff/truck/etc ready and waiting.

Did some scouting today, looking for a big mountain muley. No...
Forum: Hunting Dogs
09-07-2008, 06:45 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,078
Posted By JoeBigSky

RE: 3 male AKC Lab Pups

A hah. There is a "block" function that is at the lower left of each of Doc E's rants. Works like a charm.

Thanks mods.
Forum: Hunting Dogs
09-07-2008, 01:22 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,078
Posted By JoeBigSky

RE: 3 male AKC Lab Pups

Is there an "ignore" function on this board for cads such as Doc-E? Maybe we should lobby the mods for one if there is not one now. That function works well on other boards to filter out these...
09-01-2008, 05:58 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,828
Posted By JoeBigSky

RE: Camp food

A tip that works for me - use a pressure cooker.

Even at higerelevations, a pressure cookercan cook dried beans and frozensmoked hamhocksto done inside of an hour. A frozen pot roast, complete...
Forum: Hunting Dogs
08-29-2008, 09:49 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 7,435
Posted By JoeBigSky

RE: WI AKC Lab pups

Doc you have some valid points regarding nonreputable breeders of purebreed dogs, but your bed side manner could stand some improvement. No one likes to be talked down to. No one appreciates someone...
08-29-2008, 09:13 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,828
Posted By JoeBigSky

RE: Camp food

I would do some coordinating with the other guys and see what they think would be good for you to bring. You don't want to eat chili 5 nights in a row, for example.

In our hunting group,...
Forum: West
08-23-2008, 08:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 10,947
Posted By JoeBigSky

RE: Ekalaka Montana

I would check with the MT Dept of Fish, Wildlife and Parks regarding block management program opportunities in that area. Go to the FW&P website for futher info.

I would also check into the...
06-09-2008, 08:50 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,475
Posted By JoeBigSky

RE: Barrack Hussein Obama, a video portrait

I agree this unfortunate thread should have not been allowed to stay in the Big Game Forum, but I'm not themoderator so I will respond here.

I tried to check some of the above "credible...
06-05-2008, 07:26 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 24,055
Posted By JoeBigSky

RE: Need help picking out a .270 cal rifle

PS. Looked at some .270 ammo today at Scheels. About fell over backwards - $34.99 for federal premiums with the 150 grainNosler Partition. Time to fire up the reloading press again.
06-05-2008, 07:24 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 24,055
Posted By JoeBigSky

RE: Need help picking out a .270 cal rifle

I've had a Remington 700 BDL in .270 for many years. Its always been my go-to rifle.With a Leupold 3-9 scope, this rifle can drive tacks.As with all my rifles, someminorwork was in order on the OEM...
06-05-2008, 07:11 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,475
Posted By JoeBigSky

RE: Barrack Hussein Obama, a video portrait

He just spoke many timesin Montana and made numerous assurances that he supports the 2nd amendment and the individual's right to bear arms. I have heard no credible report of Obama being anti-gun.
05-10-2008, 09:06 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 8,903
Posted By JoeBigSky

RE: Wall Tents

This may not be totally PC, but I would not recommend a wall tent for hunting, or for anything else for that matter.

I mean, you asked. So I'm telling you straight up. In my hunting career to...
05-09-2008, 07:24 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 922
Posted By JoeBigSky

RE: Cabelas scopes

A friend has an CAG scope on his 7 Mag, and its an awesome scope. The optics are top notch. I have a set of CAG binoculars and they are the best glass I've seen outside a set of Swarovskis that cost...
Forum: West
05-03-2008, 11:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,408
Posted By JoeBigSky

RE: MT Region 7

SE MT has plenty of public lands as well as private lands in the Block Management Program (administered by the MT Department of Fish, Wildlife and Parks). The Custer National Forest headquartered in...
11-23-2007, 08:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,200
Posted By JoeBigSky

RE: GPS Reviews

I will second that about Forestry Suppliers and their concise comparision of the GPSs in their catalog. However,I would not buy from FS as they are very expensive. We order from them because we have...
11-23-2007, 08:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,334
Posted By JoeBigSky

RE: Custom Made Knives

I am looking for a quality leather scabbard for a custom knife. Recommendations?
11-23-2007, 07:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,143
Posted By JoeBigSky

RE: Game Carts

Those are great tips. I've already wrapped several lengths of rope around the cart in strategic spots. Think I will wrap the metal handle with closedcell foam and duct tape it up. Easier on the...
11-21-2007, 09:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,248
Posted By JoeBigSky

RE: Montana Extends Elk Seasons 2 Weeks

A good link. www.egriz.com/GrizBoard/topic 28614.php
11-21-2007, 09:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,248
Posted By JoeBigSky

Montana Extends Elk Seasons 2 Weeks

Montana Fish Wildlife and Parks has announced that they are extending the elk season until 12/9 in many parts of the state. This is due to lack of snow/cold and low harvest numbers with many...
11-09-2007, 08:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,200
Posted By JoeBigSky

RE: GPS Reviews

I bought the Etrex Legend a couple years ago and like it a lot. Itcost less than $150 but came with a PC interface cable (an accessory thatcostsaround $45 bucks with other GPSs) and can...
11-09-2007, 07:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,143
Posted By JoeBigSky

RE: Game Carts

Lifer,

thanks for the tip. I ordered one and this evening after work I took it up to an area I know and filled a "B"(mulie doe) tag. Hunting by myself, it was a simple matter to get that fat doe...
Forum: Guns
11-08-2007, 09:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,660
Posted By JoeBigSky

RE: Westerners; what magnification for deer and elk?

No doubt,over the many yearsI've hunted in MT and WY,I'veused a fixed 4 power scope more than any other. However, all my rifles now have variable, just because they are now extremely trustworthy and...
Forum: Optics
11-08-2007, 08:47 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,853
Posted By JoeBigSky

RE: Best scope for the money

And if you like Nikons, try Scheels brand scopes. They ARE Nikons with Scheels name on them. Quality scope at a great savings over the name brand.
11-03-2007, 06:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,143
Posted By JoeBigSky

Game Carts

Thinking of ordering the Cabelas's Super Mag Cart. Thoughts/comments?

I appreciate your comments.
Forum: Guns
10-28-2007, 05:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,675
Posted By JoeBigSky

RE: Gun safes

I've had aLibertysafe for quite a fewyears and like it a lot. I got in on sale for $750. The store I bought it from, Shipton's Big R in Billings MT, loaded it on my truck and at that point I was...
Forum: Guns
10-20-2007, 11:21 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,727
Posted By JoeBigSky

RE: which scope is best??

I partial to Leupolds, but a friend just bought a Cabelas Alaskan Guide scope that is awesome. Cost around $300.
10-20-2007, 11:15 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,590
Posted By JoeBigSky

RE: wooltimate and berber fleece

I have a Berber fleece jacket with windstopper from Cabelas. I like it a lot. Its warm, quiet and machine washable.
Forum: Guns
10-19-2007, 07:25 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,052
Posted By JoeBigSky

RE: Out west rifle need help

You're better off using the .270 you are familiar with. With a good bullet, like a 150 grain Nosler Partition, youcan be sure that you have plenty to kill any elk that ever walked the face of the...
Forum: Guns
10-19-2007, 06:54 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,887
Posted By JoeBigSky

RE: bought new remington .700 BDL

That model 700 BDL, in .270 caliber,has been my go to gun since the early 90s. It is a tack driver and I use it for basically everything in MT. Mine came with a horrendously adjustedtrigger, so I had...
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