Small Fin and Feather TR

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Small Fin and Feather TR

Post by Overcast » Wed Nov 10, 2010 3:20 pm

Although I have been out of touch for quite sometime, just checking in with a short report. Departed S.E. Alaska with more than luggage. The wife handed me papers for dissolution (WTF) and a short trip to the airport. So in the near future, some of you may take offense to what few replies I may, or may not make. I'm in shock,disappointment and anger phase (ha) but found that hiding behind my current situation is not working. Feel no sorrow for me, I'll take what I can, and find a new path.

The snow elevation was dropping fast and summer is over, time to travel and find some.
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Fished the streams close by, with literally little results.
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Enjoyed some Montana Beef without being raped at the cash register.
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Been wanting to do some upland bird hunting for years and accepted an invitation by two good friends to kill some.
Traveled to the Dakota's and spent a full week waking to smell of dogs, stale lunch meat and mild hangovers.
Northern plains sunrise
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I take pity on the fez, with this dogs ability to find live, crippled or dead birds. Her tail would go into a helicopter spin and you better be on her tail because she's not waiting.
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German wire hair pointer. Named after the tank as in............ PANZER.
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Maggie the cripple catcher. Dog had the nose for finding birds buried under just about anything, including other dead shit.
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This is how it works............. We find the birds because.......well, that's what we do.
We found your limit of Rooster's, and now you want us to line up, for a pretty Christmas card picture.
Fuck off, not gonna happen. Sincerely,
Glory,Bella and Panzer
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Weather changed dramatically from highs in the 60's, to low 20's, with an Alberta Clipper pushing cold air and snirt (aka) snow and dirt mixed with winds in excess of 60 mph.
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I have no idea where these tracks go, but just like life we really never know. I'm certain there will be bumps
in the road, nasty turns and unexpected delays, with no explanation but what the fuck. I'm on the train and it does no good to look back.
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Re: Small Fin and Feather TR

Post by Riverview » Wed Nov 10, 2010 3:56 pm

Shweeeet. :cool Thanks for that photo tour. Great pics and good looking dogs.
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Re: Small Fin and Feather TR

Post by Springfed » Wed Nov 10, 2010 4:02 pm

Now thats a TR proper. Solid work there, love the mutts and ringnecks, and the bows aint bad either... :cool
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Re: Small Fin and Feather TR

Post by truchajones » Wed Nov 10, 2010 4:19 pm

That's a Wirehared Griffon, not a German Wired Haired Pointer.

Get it right or pay the price.

Nice looking trip.
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Re: Small Fin and Feather TR

Post by upshitscreek » Wed Nov 10, 2010 4:26 pm

good shit other than the divorce. more time to fish and not life by committee. good luck on the next step. :cool

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Re: Small Fin and Feather TR

Post by Yagerbomb » Wed Nov 10, 2010 4:45 pm

Sorry to hear about the dissolution. Couldn't give a fuck what kind of dogs you got there...great outing and pics just the same.
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Re: Small Fin and Feather TR

Post by Easy Skankin » Wed Nov 10, 2010 5:04 pm

Damn dude, sorry to hear about your news. I guess she doesnt derserve you then. Top shelf scenery, fish, birds and dags nonetheless my friend. :cool
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Re: Small Fin and Feather TR

Post by mwk » Wed Nov 10, 2010 5:31 pm

Very nice trip report

I miss hunting pheasants

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Re: Small Fin and Feather TR

Post by ak_powder_monkey » Wed Nov 10, 2010 5:50 pm

I wish that they would stock the wetlands with pheasants and quail so we could hunt something real here :cool
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Re: Small Fin and Feather TR

Post by BearsFan » Wed Nov 10, 2010 5:56 pm

Rock Solid.
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Re: Small Fin and Feather TR

Post by Plow » Wed Nov 10, 2010 6:33 pm

Great trip and shots. :cool
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Re: Small Fin and Feather TR

Post by ToneDef » Wed Nov 10, 2010 7:01 pm

Great pics. Looks like you done damn well to keep your mind off of things :cool

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