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Wyoming Dogs #7857909 06/01/20 11:41 PM
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I got back on the 23rd of May from a Prairie Dog hunt near Devil's Tower in NE WY. we hunted 18-20th with much success. I started the first afternoon with my 10/22 then moved up to my AR using 223. It became clear to me that most targets were beyond 150yrs so I switched to my Tikka t3x 22-250. My cartage was the Hornady Varmint Express 50gr. The next couple days i stayed with it and most shots were 225-450. I decided to see if I could hit them out beyond 500yrs but found it difficult with the high Wy winds. I think most of the challenge was keeping the rifle steady on caldwell bags. I never got comfortable with the shooting table and bags but still had much fun seeing then go flying upon contact. This was a very pleasing trip at a wonderful ranch and visiting my old camping and hunting camps.

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Re: Wyoming Dogs [Re: ghostlight] #7857942 06/02/20 12:25 AM
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sounds like a fun time.

Re: Wyoming Dogs [Re: ghostlight] #7858050 06/02/20 01:50 AM
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Good Times

Re: Wyoming Dogs [Re: ghostlight] #7858301 06/02/20 12:50 PM
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What a great getaway. Smart thinking bringing a variety of guns

Re: Wyoming Dogs [Re: ghostlight] #7862111 06/06/20 11:17 AM
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cool

Re: Wyoming Dogs [Re: ghostlight] #7886622 07/01/20 02:22 AM
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That is a sport good for all ages. I have a coworker and good friend that used to live up by Rapid City SD. He always showed up to shoot them with a 22 revolver and a 22 rifle saying to enjoy shooting the short ranges and work out.

Re: Wyoming Dogs [Re: ghostlight] #7887111 07/01/20 04:13 PM
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PD's shooting, The most fun I ever had (with my clothes on that is).







Re: Wyoming Dogs [Re: ghostlight] #7887859 07/02/20 04:42 AM
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I love the Devil's Tower area most people don't realize that the Missouri Buttes just to the NW are taller . They don't have a flat top so there is that.


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Looks like a lot of fun

Re: Wyoming Dogs [Re: TKandMike] #7888322 07/02/20 04:46 PM
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Originally Posted by TKandMike
What a great getaway. Smart thinking bringing a variety of guns

yep, need to let barrels cool


hold on Newt, we got a runaway
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Sounds like a blast! literally

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