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Re: Hunting season

Postby Loki2u » Sep 17th, 2017, 7:41 pm

62silverado wrote:Any you archers know of a good site for selling archery gear locally, full package.
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Hardcore Archery in Kelowna is by far the best around with expertly trained staff and ownership.

Do not buy your bow from a gunshop or sporting goods store- buy from a place that specializes in archery equipment with people that understand archery.

They also offer instruction and have an indoor range to practice as often as you want.
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Re: Hunting season

Postby JLives » Sep 17th, 2017, 8:00 pm

That's where I bought mine. When you buy a package they customize it to your draw length and show you how to properly shoot it. They'll tune it to proper draw weight too for you and you can go in anytime for advice and tuneups. I highly recommend them.
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Re: Hunting season

Postby Loki2u » Sep 17th, 2017, 8:05 pm

JLives wrote:That's where I bought mine. When you buy a package they customize it to your draw length and show you how to properly shoot it. They'll tune it to proper draw weight too for you and you can go in anytime for advice and tuneups. I highly recommend them.


Ya they are great!

I got my girlfriend into it as she was always interested and she loved it so much and couldn't stop talking about it that I decided to join her. She is a much better shooter than I am (has more patience and better form) but it's something fun that we can do together in the outdoors while camping and fishing.

We're not hunters, but did our first 3-D shoot earlier in the year and had a blast!
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Re: Hunting season

Postby Ptolemy Soter » Sep 18th, 2017, 4:26 am

Hardcore is really nice. I bought a great selfbow there for a cousin, and they have good arrows.

They are lacking a bit on the more obscure forms of archery, though. That's something to consider, if you're looking into any hyper-traditional bows from Asia, mainland Europe, or elsewhere.
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Re: Hunting season

Postby Glacier » Sep 18th, 2017, 9:39 am

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Re: Hunting season

Postby 62silverado » Sep 18th, 2017, 1:41 pm

Was meaning a site to sell my own gear ?
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Re: Hunting season

Postby gsc » Sep 18th, 2017, 6:10 pm

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Re: Hunting season

Postby JLives » Sep 18th, 2017, 7:10 pm

62silverado wrote:Was meaning a site to sell my own gear ?


You're on one. Castanet classifieds. There's also kijiji and groups on Facebook.
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Re: Hunting season

Postby 62silverado » Sep 23rd, 2017, 11:24 am

Castanet does not allow, kijjii all I got in responses was pay-pal scams. May try face book ?
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Hunting 2017?

Postby Kelowner » Sep 28th, 2017, 3:01 pm

I'm sure there are some hunters on here. How has your season been so far?

I've spotted lots and missed a couple chances on big game, but the back country is eerily quiet this season for myself.

Anyone out there get lucky?
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Re: Hunting 2017?

Postby Fancy » Sep 28th, 2017, 5:05 pm

Not yet around the Okanagan but people are just getting out there with their ATV's etc.
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Re: Hunting season

Postby JLives » Oct 14th, 2017, 9:54 pm

Glacier wrote:I was just invited by a friend to go hunting up north of Fort Nelson... I have to stop procrastinating to get my CORE as well! As in this month!


Passed the course to get my PAL today and hopefully pass the CORE course tomorrow.
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Re: Hunting season

Postby Fancy » Oct 15th, 2017, 6:16 am

Congratulations and you'll pass.
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Re: Hunting season

Postby JLives » Oct 15th, 2017, 2:47 pm

Fancy wrote:Congratulations and you'll pass.


Thanks and, yes, I did. Just need to send in my paperwork now.
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Re: Hunting season

Postby Queen K » Oct 15th, 2017, 2:49 pm

Congratulations on both.

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