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Old 09-19-2008, 09:32 AM   #1
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Grizzly Bear Bow Hunt in Alaska

Friend's dad went Bow Hunting in Alaska, just got back and sent me a few pics I wanna share. Grizzly was around 9 feet tall!

He actually plans on selling his current home, and have a new home build AROUND this bear for display! Yes, he is stuffing and Mounting the WHOLE bearI will try to get pics of that when it happens. LOL






















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Old 09-19-2008, 09:44 AM   #3
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yes yes, big bear. To sway off topic, I have to say I nominate neon trail for best avtar!
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Old 09-19-2008, 09:45 AM   #4
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He did break a few OLD records!

It was the largest Bear that hunting guide company was ever involved with.
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Old 09-19-2008, 09:48 AM   #5
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It takes a pair of grande cajones to piss off a 9-foot grizzly with a bow and arrow.

That is just awesome. I'm speechless.
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Old 09-19-2008, 10:04 AM   #7
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Man that bear is sleeping just hasnt woke up yet! Nice catch.
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Old 09-19-2008, 10:32 AM   #8
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holy crap that's BIG,
is he going to mount it standing, or on all fours "pissed looking?

standing!
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Where exactly do you hit a bear of that size with a bow and arrow to kill it? That thing is huge!
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Old 09-19-2008, 11:33 AM   #10
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Where exactly do you hit a bear of that size with a bow and arrow to kill it? That thing is huge!
Right behind the shoulder/armpit area...... Hits heart and lung ..ect

The arrow went all the way thru and the never found the arrow....

I just got off the phone with him.....

I stand corrected....

It was OVER 10 feet and est. 900 to 1100 LBS.



Buddy told me that his dad is NOW ELK HUNTING
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That would make sense on the area....I still say WOW!
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That would make sense on the area....I still say WOW!

LOL...

I can not wait to see it mounted! That will be a site to see
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he got a helluva shot on that big grizz!!!!! gonna look awesome mounted standing!!
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I think I want to buy a Bow...

What is a good Bow for a rookie? Just something to shoot arrows at a target.
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thats a BIG bear. if you and a buddy are ever being chased by one of those. you do not have to outrun the bear, all you have to do is outrun your buddy
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would love to shake that mans hand! Archery is one thing, but closing one eye with the other staring at that.....holding a stick and string...wow..That is my ultimate dream hunt. Maybe one day. Shoot, if he's elk hunting now then I just want to be him.....
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I think I want to buy a Bow...

What is a good Bow for a rookie? Just something to shoot arrows at a target.
Don't matter what you get if you want to have fun. As long as it is safe and works good then any bow, traditional or compound will be great. Just enjoy the sport!! If you want to get serious then that is another story.
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WOW
Thats all I have to say!
With a bow none the less, only way I'd do it was with a really BIG gun, from really FAR away.
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His head looks photoshopped.



But damn that bear is massive.
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