Hello from Colorado!

Discussion in 'Introductions & Greets' started by .455_Hunter, Jul 24, 2018.

  1. .455_Hunter

    .455_Hunter New Member

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    Greetings from the foothills of Boulder County!

    Lifelong Colorado elk hunter, with experience hunting deer in Kansas and hogs in Texas.

    I am a Research Engineer for a DoD contractor and a prior service active duty Army O3.

    I am also a connoisseur of vintage firearms, with a moderate multinational collection of classic military/sporting pieces, and a strong appreciation of African hunting lore and equipment.

    Depending on how things go, an African hunt could definitely be on my radar screen in the next decade or so, especially after my son gets some good elk experience under his belt.

    [Edit to add that I joined last year, but did not get around to posting until today...]
     
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  2. PHOENIX PHIL

    PHOENIX PHIL AH ENABLER AH Ambassador

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  4. AfricaHunting.com

    AfricaHunting.com AH ENABLER FOUNDER AH Ambassador

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    Welcome to AH .455_Hunter! Hang here for a bit and you'll find yourself in Africa sooner than you thought!
     

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    Welcome on from CO.
    Asking questions is the best way to get excited about going to Africa.
     

  6. Ridgewalker

    Ridgewalker AH ENABLER LIFETIME BRONZE BENEFACTOR AH Legend

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    Welcome to AH from another (hate to admit this) Boulder County, CO member! I don’t know how old your son is, but my 12 year old granddaughter just got her hunters safety certificate and now she says she needs to go to Africa with me(y)! My next trip is suppose to be for lion, but I may have to change that!:eek:
     

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    Westfalen Hunting Safaris SPONSOR Since 2015 AH Fanatic

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    Ridgewalker, we have done several Grandfather/Granddaughter safaris with excellent success. We would be honored to host you and your brand new African hunting partner
     
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    Welcome! What did you have in mind for your first African safari?
     

  11. Ridgewalker

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    Thanks! I need to get her confident with her shooting skills.
     

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    Welcome to AH .455_Hunter! Nice to have you on the posting side, looking forward to reading your posts.
     

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    Welcome to our A/A African Addiction site.
     

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    Welcome, its always good to see someone from Colorado
     

  20. L'Atelier Verney-Carron

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    Welcome to AH .455_Hunter! Nice to have you as part of our community, really looking forward to your input.
     

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