Hiking in hunting season

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Re: Hiking in hunting season

by mrchad9 » Tue Nov 09, 2010 12:43 am

Deleted this post, as I had misinterpreted a previous one.
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Re: Hiking in hunting season

by simonov » Tue Nov 09, 2010 12:46 am

One crisp autumn day in Bizarro World:

HEY, THAT'S LOOKS LIKE A GOOD SHOT! GO FOR IT!
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I'M NOT CERTAIN THAT'S REALLY A DEER OUT THERE, AND IN ANY CASE I AM NOT SURE OF THE TARGET'S SURROUNDINGS. BETTER NOT TAKE THE SHOT, I COULD KILL SOMEONE.
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IT'S NO BIG DEAL, DUDE, IF YOU KILL SOMEONE IT WILL BE PLEADED DOWN TO INVOLUNTARY MANSLAUGHTER, YOU'LL PROBABLY BE OUT OF JAIL IN A YEAR OR TWO.
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SAY, THAT'S RIGHT! WHO CARES WHETHER IT'S A DEER OR NOT? I'LL TAKE THAT SHOT!
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THATTA BOY!
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Re: Hiking in hunting season

by lcarreau » Tue Nov 09, 2010 1:23 am

mrchad9 wrote:Who is Thor, and what big syllable words did he use ...


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Re: Hiking in hunting season

by MoapaPk » Tue Nov 09, 2010 1:31 am

mrchad9 wrote:Who is Thor,


I'm not thor -- maybe a little pithed, but thath all.

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Re: Hiking in hunting season

by lcarreau » Tue Nov 09, 2010 2:35 am



THATTA GIRL!
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Re: Hiking in hunting season

by Nitrox » Tue Nov 09, 2010 6:13 am

fatdad wrote:
Nitrox wrote:
Cascade Scrambler wrote:There's an enormous difference between being lumped in with someone who got lost or injured, and being lumped in with a group of people where one or two idiots has shot someone. Call me wreckless if you must, but because I don't carry in the mountains, I'm in no danger of shooting someone.


Sometimes climbers get there partners killed. I hear about a lot more tragic climbing accidents than I do hunting accidents.

Such B.S. Such a false analogy too. Climber dies and it's because his partner. I don't think so.

Do us all a favor and give me a single example of your point.


It isn't even a struggle to find examples. I'll give you one in video even.



Or would you rather something more recent with the deaths being a bit closer to innocent volunteers?

http://www.explorersweb.com/everest_k2/ ... p?id=19750

Like I said, its surprising to see climbers hurling rocks in their glass house. Climbers, like hunters, kill themselves and others every year (directly or indirectly). Its not intentional for the most part, some is ignorance and some is just plain bad luck. Fortunately neither do it in a significant volume. It may come as a shock to you but most people view climbing as dangerous and ridiculous; the same reaction you have to hunting others have to climbing.

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Re: Hiking in hunting season

by mrchad9 » Thu Nov 11, 2010 11:45 pm

My apologies Fletch- I thought I may have been misinterpreting your post and apparently I did.

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Re: Hiking in hunting season

by BigPond1 » Sat Nov 13, 2010 12:30 am

I was day hiking on the AT in PA a few weeks ago. I wasn't sure if it was a bear area, so I was singing out loud as I walked down the trail. Anyway, I came across a hunter all decked out in camo crouched by a tree, looking very serious about his mission. He looked pretty pissed at this singing laughing wierdo freak coming down the trail, and when I saw him I shouted "hey man, don't shoot me!". Needless to say I doubt he saw any deer for awhile! :lol:

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Re: Hiking in hunting season

by Fury » Fri Nov 19, 2010 4:09 am

Well ,so far this season I have shot one deer and no hikers.

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Re: Hiking in hunting season

by outofstep80 » Fri Nov 19, 2010 2:28 pm

I'm personally to drunk to tell the difference between a deer or anything else in the woods when I go hunting. In the past I would take a mirror to see behind me but I stopped when I almost shot myself a few years back. I could have sworn I saw horns coming out of my head.

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Re: Hiking in hunting season

by simonov » Sun Nov 21, 2010 3:55 pm

Fury wrote:Well ,so far this season I have shot one deer and no hikers.


Amateur. You need more practice.
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Re: Hiking in hunting season

by simonov » Mon Nov 22, 2010 3:28 pm

Here is an entertaining thread that might interest y'all. Especially if you enjoy hunting haiku.
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Re: Hiking in hunting season

by Fury » Fri Dec 03, 2010 4:22 am

simonov wrote:
Fury wrote:Well ,so far this season I have shot one deer and no hikers.


Amateur. You need more practice.


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