Washington State Shoot and Hoot


March 6, 2013, 01:36 PM
Weekend of June 22nd. 30 min. outside Ellensburg. If you are interested in going and haven't in the past please PM me here. Use the search function to read old posts about the event if you want to learn more.

I think the theme this year will be Celebrate the EBR!!!!

Be well,

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J. Parker
March 6, 2013, 11:23 PM
Thanks Bob!:D My wife might be coming this year.:what:

Old Dog
March 9, 2013, 02:32 PM
Woo hoo! Been stockin' up in anticipation ... John, good to see you're still with us! My wife has informed me that she will definitely come this year since I'm not allowed to have more fun than her ... Bob, hope you've been well, and yes, let's celebrate the EBR!

March 9, 2013, 02:41 PM
Sounds interesting, I'll try to pull up old thread and read about it!

March 13, 2013, 09:56 PM
Very interested... subscribing to the thread.

Old Dog
March 14, 2013, 02:30 AM
Isn't this the Year of the Pony as well?

J. Parker
March 14, 2013, 09:15 AM
Sig's rule and ponies drool!:D

March 14, 2013, 07:30 PM
How much shooting is there? Not sure my budget will allow for too much fun considering current ammo prices and availability.

J. Parker
March 14, 2013, 08:38 PM
If ya come I can spare 9MM and 45acp ammo. I was thinkin' the same thing but I'm gonna throw caution to the wind and shoot my cotton-pickin' guns by golly.:)

Some folks shoot on Friday afternoon and some don't. Most of the shooting happens Saturday afternoon. That said, there is more to our get-together than just shooting. Make some new friends, sitting around the campfire, the tall tales , the great food, and the camaraderie is what the weekend is all about.

March 14, 2013, 08:45 PM
If ya come I can spare 9MM and 45acp ammo. I was thinkin' the same thing but I'm gonna throw caution to the wind and shoot my cotton-pickin' guns by golly.

Thanks for the offer! I've got some, just not sure how much I would need to bring.

Very kind of you though. Hope to see you there.

Old Dog
March 17, 2013, 08:55 PM
Well, John, you said ...
Sig's rule and ponies drool!
SIGs? We got SIGs!
FourTeeFive, no one's ever complained over the past six years (it has been six, right, Bob? Or longer?) that Bob's been hosting this terrific event that we didn't have enough ammo to shoot ... We're all about sharing our sport ... and food ... and good campfire stories (right, John?) ...

J. Parker
March 17, 2013, 09:00 PM
Those are some beautiful Sig's ya got there my friend.;)

March 17, 2013, 09:14 PM
Now I just need to figure out how to bring my rib smoker all that distance...

March 17, 2013, 10:14 PM
It's a fun event. I've gone up just for the day before. Good group of folks.

March 19, 2013, 02:52 PM
Missed last year, looking forward to this year.

J. Parker
March 19, 2013, 03:17 PM
Hey Wayne....hope you can make it this year my friend.:)

J. Parker
March 20, 2013, 11:21 PM
I don't have an EBR.:( I've got an Everyday Battle Rifle however. I'm bringin' my AK! WOOHOO! AR's step aside!:neener:

March 20, 2013, 11:26 PM
I oughta bring the WASR with the Slidefire and the 75rnd drum. BYOA

March 21, 2013, 02:45 AM
I'll be there. Talking to TY and his Dad and brother, but no firm plans yet.

FYI, I'm no longer on TFF.


March 21, 2013, 11:13 AM
Those of you interested get me email addresses. I have to set up a new group as Pops pointed out that Multiply isn't for us anymore. You will get an invite from BBBB for a microsoft skydrive group. Anyone from multiply send me your email too since this can't be accessed.


Old Dog
March 21, 2013, 08:09 PM
PM your way, Bob ...
John, didn't we do the AR vs. AK battle a couple years back? I b'lieve the ARs won ...
Would be nice to see the combat roll back, too, Wayne ...

J. Parker
March 21, 2013, 09:58 PM
There's no battle my friend. I'd take either one in these crazy times.;)

March 22, 2013, 10:13 PM
Sounds awesome! I've lived in WA all my life and never heard of this..I'll definitely be there.

March 23, 2013, 02:09 PM
What are the targets and distance ranges? Need to know what to bring.

March 24, 2013, 02:24 AM
We shoot anything from paper to potatoes, bowling pins to tannerite, range is solid out to 200 and then a metal disc out at just over 300. I sent a sign in to those who have given me emails so check your junk to see if it is there.

March 24, 2013, 06:04 AM
Cn you send me a pm with more info?

"Sent Via Time Traveling Blue Police Box"

April 23, 2013, 11:26 PM
I'm going to try and make it up this weekend to check out things. Hope to see you all up in June.

May 15, 2013, 05:07 PM
Well, my hummingbird keeps asking me when this is and what we're bringing. I think she misses you guys. ;)

May 16, 2013, 12:50 PM
Just over a month out!:D Everyone who has wanted more information should have gotten an invite by now. We need to firm up the guest list and get organized on the food we are going to eat. So far:

Armed and Safe +2 minus 2 +1 minus 3 Who Really Knows
Old Dog +1
Paparo +1
DeanC +1
busy squirrel
Repo +1
Polish +2

Old Dog
May 17, 2013, 02:26 PM
Still definite, of course ... On a mission to find some new and interestin' stuff to bring ... Will we need some more .50 BMG rounds, Polish?

May 17, 2013, 02:53 PM
I know a couple guys bringing boxes so we will probably have enough, just maybe float them a couple bucks to offset the cost.

May 22, 2013, 08:49 PM
Missed the earlier question on my guests.

Ty is unknown until he can cement a replacement at work, but working hard to get free.
Cody, Tram and Charlene are confirmed (Ty's brother, dad and mom)


June 5, 2013, 12:52 PM
Food is posted on the group site. I think we are quickly approaching 30 attendees. Should be a great time.

June 18, 2013, 02:37 PM
I'm offline after tonight so if anyone has final questions let me know. Otherwise see you Friday or Saturday.

June 25, 2013, 09:31 PM
Thank you again Polish! We had a blast!

June 26, 2013, 02:08 PM
My pleasure as always! Here's a picture and a big shout out to all who help support what we do and have helped Washington stay more gun friendly than not! Hope to see more of you next year!

Old Dog
June 26, 2013, 08:34 PM
As always, you are a terrific host and your work on this event is truly appreciated. We all greatly look forward to this all year!

July 2, 2013, 04:50 PM
I need to pay better attention! I missed the whole shindig!!

July 2, 2013, 08:49 PM
Yep, had a great time again this year, looking forward to next year.

July 24, 2013, 01:48 AM
I cannot believe I missed this.

I will be there next year.

J. Parker
August 7, 2013, 01:55 PM
Can I bring a pruning tool next year to cut back the bushes?:)

August 14, 2013, 03:14 PM
You can bring the pruning tool the weekend of Sept. 21st if you want.:D I'll head up early Friday or late Thursday to get the party started. More details at group site.

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