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    Kodiak, Alaska.

    View from Elbow Mountain an hour ago.

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    Riley (my dog) just chased off a Kodiak bear right before this pic was taken.
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    I think if I lived in Alaska, I'd have two things with me at all times, a Smith & Wesson .500 mag pistol, and a 300 Winchester mag rifle.

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    Quote Originally Posted by High_Plains_Drifter View Post
    I think if I lived in Alaska, I'd have two things with me at all times, a Smith & Wesson .500 mag pistol, and a 300 Winchester mag rifle.
    I have the Smith & Wesson. 460 with me at all times.. here it is hanging on the wall at the end of my cot :

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    Never leave home without it.
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    By the time my buddy took this picture, it was quite a ways away.

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    That's a solid pic, Rick. Love that. Sammy S9 Plus?
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    Quote Originally Posted by NightTrain View Post
    Kodiak, Alaska.

    View from Elbow Mountain an hour ago.

    20180819_215134.jpg

    Riley (my dog) just chased off a Kodiak bear right before this pic was taken.
    That is a beautiful shot! Frame-able!
    I have lost my mind. If found, please give it a snack and return it?

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    Quote Originally Posted by NightTrain View Post
    Kodiak, Alaska.

    Riley (my dog) just chased off a Kodiak bear right before this pic was taken.

    ummm.... My dog remember you didn't want a puppy.

    Glad she was there for you.
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    Quote Originally Posted by darin View Post
    That's a solid pic, Rick. Love that. Sammy S9 Plus?
    Yep, S9+. It's got a hell of a camera on it and does pretty well when I remember to wipe the fingerprints off the lense.
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    Quote Originally Posted by NightTrain View Post
    Yep, S9+. It's got a hell of a camera on it and does pretty well when I remember to wipe the fingerprints off the lense.
    I am looking at s9 this week

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    Beautiful pic, Rick.

    PS .. what's a Sammy S9+?
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    then dumb and silent we may be led,
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    Quote Originally Posted by SassyLady View Post
    Beautiful pic, Rick.

    PS .. what's a Sammy S9+?
    Sounds like a Samsung?
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    Quote Originally Posted by SassyLady View Post
    Beautiful pic, Rick.

    PS .. what's a Sammy S9+?
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    Sounds like a Samsung?
    Yeah, Samsung S9 Plus. It's their latest & greatest.

    I hated how big it is at first, but I'm used to it now. I had to upgrade from my S4 Mini because I need to be able to make IP calls - I'm riding on the microwave internet to use my cellphone out here in the middle of nowhere.

    We just take a normal wireless router with us, plug it in and we have a wireless hotspot & our phones work perfectly even though we're many miles from any cell coverage.
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