How much do you spend a year on hunting

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  • August 12, 2006 at 4:38 am #503333 Back to Top REPORT
    rem270
    Rem270

    Age: 43
    Joined: 2/2/2005
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    August 12, 2006 at 4:46 am #503334 Back to Top REPORT
    stickflinger
    Stickflinger

    Joined: 3/16/2005
    Too Much! :D
    August 12, 2006 at 5:59 am #503335 Back to Top REPORT
    oregon-archer
    Oregon Archer

    Joined: 3/25/2006
    I think Ive spent a little over 1500 so far this year on new gear and Im not done buying yet.
    August 12, 2006 at 10:11 am #503336 Back to Top REPORT



    Joined: 5/24/2004
    Wow, some of you all spend a small fortune to hunt!
    Me…only a few dollars here and there, no more than I have too to get by, ain’t that right if your reading this honey!

    Ya’ll gotta quit these threads, gonna get me in a bind! :D
    Seriously I spend around $500 to $1000 every year

    August 12, 2006 at 12:32 pm #503337 Back to Top REPORT



    Joined: 5/24/2004
    More than a divorce lawyer retaining fees but not as much in alimony!! (JK) They need to stop making all this newer and better gear!
    August 12, 2006 at 12:33 pm #503338 Back to Top REPORT
    edtred
    EDTRED

    Joined: 7/7/2006
    Hunt’in license $20
    New Switchback XT w/ Accessories $1,200
    Watching that P&Y Walk up……………PRICELESS
    August 12, 2006 at 4:42 pm #503339 Back to Top REPORT
    fedexguy
    fedexguy

    Joined: 3/13/2006
    hunting lease..$800.00 Ga out of state license $202.00..dozen arrows+broadheads$130.00..(this year new Mathews Switchback LD+SIGHTS AND QUIVER $916.00)Florida resident sportsman license$75.00..total cost (so far) for 2006-2007 season.$2123.00 #-o and thats not including GAS AT $3.00 per gallon..Thats why venison tastes so good ..it costs about $300.00 per pound!!! :D
    August 13, 2006 at 2:25 am #503340 Back to Top REPORT



    Joined: 5/24/2004
    ..Thats why venison tastes so good ..it costs about $300.00 per pound!!! :D

    there was a study out about 2 years ago in Florida. It said that the recreational fisherman spends in the neighborhood of $300-$400 dollars per pound of fish consumed(all money spent on fishing in florida, even catch and release guys, divided by the number of pounds of fish consumed). Now go ask your grandfather or father what he spent to fish and hunt. :^O Then again he wasn’t paying $1.50 for 12 ounces of bottled water either.

    August 13, 2006 at 2:59 am #503341 Back to Top REPORT
    buckeyebowman
    buckeyebowman

    Age: 62
    Joined: 9/9/2004
    I didn’t think I was going to spend very much this year, after all, most of my stuff is already bought. Of course I’ll need licenses and tags. And there are the CX Maxima Hunter arrows I want to try. And, oh yeah, maybe a new release. And, oh yeah, I almost forgot about the $100+ I dropped on a new sight about a month and a half ago. And, oh yeah, the money I spend at 3D shoots, (I’m really practicing for the upcoming season). And, oh yeah, all the gas I’ll burn going to and from hunting spots. And, oh yeah, WHY DID YOU REMIND ME?????????? #-o
    It's not how far you shoot, but how close you get.
    August 13, 2006 at 3:18 am #503342 Back to Top REPORT
    wolbear
    wolbear

    Joined: 9/13/2005
    I am scared to add it all up. :scared

    :agree :agree :thumbup

    August 13, 2006 at 5:31 am #503343 Back to Top REPORT



    Joined: 5/24/2004
    I know duck meat has to be the most expensive meat in the world. More than trophy fishing offshore or any big game animal. It’s not unusual for guys to spend $30,000 a YEAR and kill 25-100 ducks and get less than a pound of meat of each – much less on something like a teal.

    You can’t even let thoughts like that enter your head.

    I bet many who answered the question didn’t factor in other stuff such as – buying a truck when it was time for a new vehicle – that more matched your hunting activities than your daily driving. Or amarotizing out your 4-wheeler over X number of years and stuff like that. Depressing heh.

    August 13, 2006 at 7:06 am #503344 Back to Top REPORT



    Joined: 5/24/2004
    Not a cent :^o :whistle
    August 13, 2006 at 10:24 pm #503345 Back to Top REPORT
    wyo-diy-elk
    WYO DIY ELK

    Joined: 2/8/2006
    I spend just at the $500 dollar range on most yrs. but the trip to Illinois this year is giong to put me up there a ways. Maybe next year a new Mathews depending on what they come up with.
    August 14, 2006 at 3:30 pm #503346 Back to Top REPORT



    Joined: 5/24/2004
    I belong to three hunting clubs that total $2000 per year and spend countless dollars on misc clothing, calls, scents archery equipment.arrows,broadheads gas, etc, etc, etc. The bottom line is that I spend way to much and my wife should be nominated for sainthood for putting up with me although I was already a fanatic 25 years ago when we got married so she cant claim not to have known what she was getting into when she married me.
    August 14, 2006 at 4:38 pm #503347 Back to Top REPORT

    ronnieb

    Joined: 8/10/2006
    jpatter,
    i owe you an apology for being a smart…, i was trying to be funny. i spend a lot…and will continue to spend with no apologies or regrets. when i’m on my deathbed i won’t be thinking about the money, i’ll be remembering all my adventures and the hunting / fishing buddies that shared them with me.
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