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    AKBorn replied to the thread Caribou Fly in Hunt.
    I am sure i will need a hunt partners sometime in the future, just not sure when. A couple of my previous hunt partners want to go...
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    AKBorn replied to the thread Caribou Fly in Hunt.
    You should be able to do a good caribou hunt for that budget, provided that number does not include any taxidermy costs... FYI on the...
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    I think this is a pretty good round number for guys to start with - may be a little less or a little more depending on your flights into...
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    AKBorn replied to the thread Processors in Anchorage.
    +1 on Indian Valley Meats and 10 and M Seafood
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    AKBorn replied to the thread First DIY Alaska Float hunt.
    If you can book Larry Bartlett's hunt service - do it. He had a ton of personal knowledge across a broad expanse of rivers. Larry is a...
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    AKBorn replied to the thread Bone-in quarters....
    I've been fortunate to harvest moose in the units where deboning is legal. I am 58 now, I'm hopeful that I never need to find out if I...
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    AKBorn replied to the thread Packing out caribou.
    Great info on bone-in weights, and great photos Bambi! I generally hunt with 1 hunt partner, and we typically don’t shoot 2 animals at...
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    I’ve been hunting remote Alaska for moose and caribou since 2002, have gone up from Maryland 13 or 14 times, and going back this year...
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    AKBorn replied to the thread Bear defense.......
    Walk yourself through your 10 day hunt... Where will your rifle be, when you are relaxing in camp? When you're cooking food? When...
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    Bear spray has been shown to be problematic in windy areas. And guys who hike or fly deep into the backcountry may not have the space...
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    AKBorn replied to the thread Getting From Anchorage to Tok.
    Good deal Andrew! Won't be long now, time is flying. My hunt partner and I fly (weather permitting) into the bush on August 29, and...
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    "I was within spotting scope range of John's camp when his tent got flattened in that storm. My buddies were in my 12 man Tipi and it...
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    Wright Air out of Fairbanks used to fly caribou hunters into the Southern Brooks Range, might want to give them a call. 70 North...
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    AKBorn replied to the thread Getting From Anchorage to Tok.
    Andrew - glad all of your group is still committed and are excited to go! The first 120 miles or so of the drive from Anchorage to Tok...
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    AKBorn replied to the thread Moose Hunting Horror Story.
    He got off WAY too easy - this story was posted in June 2018, excerpt and link below... "Thomas G. Shankster of Aurora, Colo. was...
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