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    AKBorn replied to the thread TOK 8/11/19.
    Awesome job Andrew and guys!! Can't wait to hear the story. Flying to AK on Saturday, and driving to Tok next Wednesday. Hope the...
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    AKBorn replied to the thread TOK 8/11/19.
    Great bull! Gotta love the 40 mile country!
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    AKBorn replied to the thread Bear Fence?.
    If you're flying with 40 Mile - haul the meat back to the ridgetop where they drop you, and give them a call on the sat phone. They can...
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    AKBorn replied to the thread TOK 8/11/19.
    Not necessarily - if they take you and your hunt partner into the field in a 206 or 207, those planes need longer takeoff and landing...
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    AKBorn replied to the thread TOK 8/11/19.
    Good luck Nick, hope the moose are moving this year! We fly back to Tok on the 5th, hopefully with a couple of caribou already in the...
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    AKBorn replied to the thread Rain sleet and snow?.
    Like most things, there isn't one answer that covers everything... If you're camping or glassing from high ridges, many times when rain...
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    AKBorn replied to the thread Arctic Air Unguided Caribou Hunt.
    "Anybody using the anchorage sat phone company? I'm still working on finding either a Garmin or sat phone to rent." Try Surveyors...
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    AKBorn replied to the thread TOK 8/11/19.
    One alternative to waders - I always bring a pair of old tennis shoes for wearing in camp at the end of the day. If we end up camped by...
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    AKBorn replied to the thread TOK 8/11/19.
    Just a longer plane ride...many times 40 Mile (depending on your destination) takes you out of Tok in a 206 or 207, and drops you and...
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    AKBorn replied to the thread TOK 8/11/19.
    How long has the rain been going Vern? I remember the early summer was really hot and really dry...
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    AKBorn replied to the thread TOK 8/11/19.
    It should be open, think they may be closed on Sundays though. Mark (the owner) is usually there, he has done all kinds of remote AK...
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    AKBorn replied to the thread TOK 8/11/19.
    Don't set up the blind and feeder too close to camp, when the griz comes to take it you don't want him right in camp... :) Good luck...
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    AKBorn replied to the thread Bear Fence?.
    If you don't have much experience with bears - why not take one. Several of the guys who have posted saying you don't need one, are...
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    AKBorn replied to the thread Bear Fence?.
    I hunt the 40 Mile herd about 2 out of every 3 years. We always take an extra gear load, so I always bring a bear fence, don't always...
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    AKBorn replied to the thread Caribou gear list.
    We bring 2-3 sections of a newspaper to remote camp; at night when we take our boots off, we place 1 full sheet of newspaper (loosely...
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