733 Photos - Dec 9, 2009
Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Ernie Meeske's Desert Bighorn Sheep Hunt in AZ Unit 22 with Jay Scott.  Ernie's ram was AZ Game and Fish checkout score was 187 6/8 Gross and 186 5/8 Net.  The ram has 16 4/8 bases and his long horn is 38 5/8.  Pictured from L to R, Ernie Meeske and Jay ScottPhoto: Ernie Meeske's Desert Bighorn Sheep Hunt in AZ Unit 22 with Jay Scott.  Ernie's ram was AZ Game and Fish checkout score was 187 6/8 Gross and 186 5/8 Net.  The ram has 16 4/8 bases and his long horn is 38 5/8.  Pictured from L to R, Ernie Meeske and Jay ScottPhoto: Jay Scott with ramPhoto: Photo: Son in Law Jeremy Plain, Ernie Meeske and Seth MeeskePhoto: Jeremy, Seth, Ernie and Jay with the ramPhoto: Ernie Meeske's Desert Bighorn Sheep Hunt in AZ Unit 22 with Jay Scott.  Ernie's ram was AZ Game and Fish checkout score was 187 6/8 Gross and 186 5/8 Net.  The ram has 16 4/8 bases and his long horn is 38 5/8.Photo: Ernie Meeske's Desert Bighorn Sheep Hunt in AZ Unit 22 with Jay Scott.  Ernie's ram was AZ Game and Fish checkout score was 187 6/8 Gross and 186 5/8 Net.  The ram has 16 4/8 bases and his long horn is 38 5/8.  Pictured from L to R, Janis Putelis, Seth Meeske, Jeremy Plain, Jay Scott, Ernie Meeske and Jack Johnson JrPhoto: Ernie Meeske's Desert Bighorn Sheep Hunt in AZ Unit 22 with Jay Scott.  Ernie's ram was AZ Game and Fish checkout score was 187 6/8 Gross and 186 5/8 Net.  The ram has 16 4/8 bases and his long horn is 38 5/8.  Pictured from L to R, Janis Putelis, Seth Meeske, Jeremy Plain, Jay Scott, Ernie Meeske and Jack Johnson JrPhoto: Photo: Ernie Meeske's Desert Bighorn Sheep Hunt in AZ Unit 22 with Jay Scott.  Ernie's ram was AZ Game and Fish checkout score was 187 6/8 Gross and 186 5/8 Net.  The ram has 16 4/8 bases and his long horn is 38 5/8.Photo: Ernie Meeske's Desert Bighorn Sheep Hunt in AZ Unit 22 with Jay Scott.  Ernie's ram was AZ Game and Fish checkout score was 187 6/8 Gross and 186 5/8 Net.  The ram has 16 4/8 bases and his long horn is 38 5/8.Photo: Live Pics by Jay Scott- Ernie Meeske's Desert Bighorn Sheep Hunt in AZ Unit 22 with Jay Scott.  Ernie's ram was AZ Game and Fish checkout score was 187 6/8 Gross and 186 5/8 Net.  The ram has 16 4/8 bases and his long horn is 38 5/8.Photo: Live Pics by Jay Scott- Ernie Meeske's Desert Bighorn Sheep Hunt in AZ Unit 22 with Jay Scott.  Ernie's ram was AZ Game and Fish checkout score was 187 6/8 Gross and 186 5/8 Net.  The ram has 16 4/8 bases and his long horn is 38 5/8.Photo: Live Pics by Jay Scott- Ernie Meeske's Desert Bighorn Sheep Hunt in AZ Unit 22 with Jay Scott.  Ernie's ram was AZ Game and Fish checkout score was 187 6/8 Gross and 186 5/8 Net.  The ram has 16 4/8 bases and his long horn is 38 5/8.Photo: Live Pics by Jay Scott- Ernie Meeske's Desert Bighorn Sheep Hunt in AZ Unit 22 with Jay Scott.  Ernie's ram was AZ Game and Fish checkout score was 187 6/8 Gross and 186 5/8 Net.  The ram has 16 4/8 bases and his long horn is 38 5/8.Photo: Live Pics- Ernie Meeske's Desert Bighorn Sheep Hunt in AZ Unit 22 with Jay Scott.  Ernie's ram was AZ Game and Fish checkout score was 187 6/8 Gross and 186 5/8 Net.  The ram has 16 4/8 bases and his long horn is 38 5/8.Photo: Live Pics- Ernie Meeske's Desert Bighorn Sheep Hunt in AZ Unit 22 with Jay Scott.  Ernie's ram was AZ Game and Fish checkout score was 187 6/8 Gross and 186 5/8 Net.  The ram has 16 4/8 bases and his long horn is 38 5/8.Photo: Live Pics- Ernie Meeske's Desert Bighorn Sheep Hunt in AZ Unit 22 with Jay Scott.  Ernie's ram was AZ Game and Fish checkout score was 187 6/8 Gross and 186 5/8 Net.  The ram has 16 4/8 bases and his long horn is 38 5/8.Photo: Live Pics- Ernie Meeske's Desert Bighorn Sheep Hunt in AZ Unit 22 with Jay Scott.  Ernie's ram was AZ Game and Fish checkout score was 187 6/8 Gross and 186 5/8 Net.  The ram has 16 4/8 bases and his long horn is 38 5/8.Photo: Live Pics- Ernie Meeske's Desert Bighorn Sheep Hunt in AZ Unit 22 with Jay Scott.  Ernie's ram was AZ Game and Fish checkout score was 187 6/8 Gross and 186 5/8 Net.  The ram has 16 4/8 bases and his long horn is 38 5/8.Photo: Live Pics- Ernie Meeske's Desert Bighorn Sheep Hunt in AZ Unit 22 with Jay Scott.  Ernie's ram was AZ Game and Fish checkout score was 187 6/8 Gross and 186 5/8 Net.  The ram has 16 4/8 bases and his long horn is 38 5/8.Photo: Live Pics- Ernie Meeske's Desert Bighorn Sheep Hunt in AZ Unit 22 with Jay Scott.  Ernie's ram was AZ Game and Fish checkout score was 187 6/8 Gross and 186 5/8 Net.  The ram has 16 4/8 bases and his long horn is 38 5/8.Photo: Ernie Meeske's Desert Bighorn Sheep Hunt in AZ Unit 22 with Jay Scott.  Ernie's ram was AZ Game and Fish checkout score was 187 6/8 Gross and 186 5/8 Net.  The ram has 16 4/8 bases and his long horn is 38 5/8.Photo: Ernie Meeske's Desert Bighorn Sheep Hunt in AZ Unit 22 with Jay Scott.  Ernie's ram was AZ Game and Fish checkout score was 187 6/8 Gross and 186 5/8 Net.  The ram has 16 4/8 bases and his long horn is 38 5/8.Photo: Ernie Meeske's Desert Bighorn Sheep Hunt in AZ Unit 22 with Jay Scott.  Ernie's ram was AZ Game and Fish checkout score was 187 6/8 Gross and 186 5/8 Net.  The ram has 16 4/8 bases and his long horn is 38 5/8.Photo: Ernie Meeske's Desert Bighorn Sheep Hunt in AZ Unit 22 with Jay Scott.  Ernie's ram was AZ Game and Fish checkout score was 187 6/8 Gross and 186 5/8 Net.  The ram has 16 4/8 bases and his long horn is 38 5/8.Photo: Ernie Meeske's Desert Bighorn Sheep Hunt in AZ Unit 22 with Jay Scott.  Ernie's ram was AZ Game and Fish checkout score was 187 6/8 Gross and 186 5/8 Net.  The ram has 16 4/8 bases and his long horn is 38 5/8.  From Left to Right Seth Meeske, Jeremy Plain and Ernie.Photo: Ernie Meeske's Desert Bighorn Sheep Hunt in AZ Unit 22 with Jay Scott.  Ernie's ram was AZ Game and Fish checkout score was 187 6/8 Gross and 186 5/8 Net.  The ram has 16 4/8 bases and his long horn is 38 5/8.  From Left to Right Seth Meeske, Jeremy Plain and Ernie.Photo: Ernie MeeskePhoto: Jay with Ernie's big ramPhoto: Jay and Ernie with the ramPhoto: Lots of good memories!Photo: Photo: Photo: Another one of God's awesome sheep country sunsets.  Jeremiah 29:11Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Sleeping in a cave while scouting for sheep.  Love the Montbell bag and Xped air mattressPhoto: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Seth calling in to basecampPhoto: Photo: Photos by Jay Scott.  This is a ram that Seth and Ernie nicknamed Rocky.  We really liked this ram but knew there were bigger sheep in the unit.  He was later harvested by another hunter and scores 182-183.  Very Nice ram!Photo: Photos by Jay Scott.  This is a ram that Seth and Ernie nicknamed Rocky.  We really liked this ram but knew there were bigger sheep in the unit.  He was later harvested by another hunter and scores 182-183.  Very Nice ram!Photo: Photos by Jay Scott.  This is a ram that Seth and Ernie nicknamed Rocky.  We really liked this ram but knew there were bigger sheep in the unit.  He was later harvested by another hunter and scores 182-183.  Very Nice ram!Photo: Photos by Jay Scott.  This is a ram that Seth and Ernie nicknamed Rocky.  We really liked this ram but knew there were bigger sheep in the unit.  He was later harvested by another hunter and scores 182-183.  Very Nice ram!Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photos by Jay Scott.  This is a ram that Seth and Ernie nicknamed Rocky.  We really liked this ram but knew there were bigger sheep in the unit.  He was later harvested by another hunter and scores 182-183.  Very Nice ram!Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo by Jay Scott-Chocolate RamPhoto: Photo by Jay Scott-Chocolate RamPhoto: Photo by Jay Scott-Chocolate RamPhoto: Photo by Jay Scott-Chocolate RamPhoto: Photo by Jay Scott-Chocolate RamPhoto: Photo by Jay Scott-Chocolate RamPhoto: Photo by Jay Scott-Chocolate RamPhoto: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Chocolate JR RamPhoto: Chocolate JR RamPhoto: Chocolate JR RamPhoto: Chocolate JR RamPhoto: Chocolate JR RamPhoto: God has a wonderful way to paint a pretty picture!Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Seth Meeske with his sweet dead head that scored 175!Photo: Ernie and Seth surveying the route, photo by Jay ScottPhoto: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: L to R, Jay Scott, Darr Colburn and Larry Spillers with Larry's 2012 AZ Super Raffle Sheep.  We nicknamed this ram the "white nose ram".  Larry had a seriuos ankle injury prior to the hunt and wasn't at 100% but had a lot of heart and hiked around like a trooper.  This is the third largest Nesloni ram harvested on this special tag.Photo: L to R, Jay Scott, Darr Colburn and Larry Spillers with Larry's 2012 AZ Super Raffle Sheep.  We nicknamed this ram the "white nose ram".  Larry had a seriuos ankle injury prior to the hunt and wasn't at 100% but had a lot of heart and hiked around like a trooper.  This is the third largest Nesloni ram harvested on this special tag.Photo: Darr and LarryPhoto: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Larry Spillers from Ennis TX with Larry's 2012 AZ Super Raffle Sheep.  We nicknamed this ram the "white nose ram".  Larry had a seriuos ankle injury prior to the hunt and wasn't at 100% but had a lot of heart and hiked around like a trooper.  This is the third largest Nesloni ram harvested on this special tag.Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Live Pics by Colburn and Scott Outfitters of Larry Spillers AZ Super Raffle ram.Photo: Live Pics by Colburn and Scott Outfitters of Larry Spillers AZ Super Raffle ram.Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: 32X Kowa Highlanders from the Outdoorsmans.com make for good sheep spottingPhoto: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Jay Scott and Darr Colburn with Donnie Young's 2011 AZ Super Raffle Sheep.  This is the largest Nelsoni ram to be harvested on this special tag.Photo: Photo: Hunter Donnie Young from Mississippi and Darr Colburn with Donnie Young's 2011 AZ Super Raffle Sheep.  This is the largest Nelsoni ram to be harvested on this special tag.Photo: Donnie Young Nelsoni ramPhoto: Photo: L to R, Darr Colburn, Donnie Young and Jay Scott with Donnie Young's 2011 AZ Super Raffle Sheep.  This is the largest Nelsoni ram to be harvested on this special tag.Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Colburn and Scott Outfitters was fortunate to be chosen by Mr. Donnie Young to guide him on his AZ Super Raffle Sheep Hunt.  We spent 25 days looking at rams and Donnie harvested this fine ram on the 7th day of the hunt.  He is the largest ram to be shot on this tag since 1995 when it became a Nelsoni unit only hunt.Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Its always good to be sleeping next to sheep droppings!Photo: Our camp for the nightPhoto: Live Pics by Colburn and Scott Outfitters-Donnie Young's ram prior to harvestPhoto: Live Pics by Colburn and Scott Outfitters-Donnie Young's ram prior to harvestPhoto: Live Pics by Colburn and Scott Outfitters-Donnie Young's ram prior to harvestPhoto: Live Pics by Colburn and Scott Outfitters-Donnie Young's ram prior to harvestPhoto: Live Pics by Colburn and Scott Outfitters-Donnie Young's ram prior to harvestPhoto: Darr Colburn making a little lunchPhoto: Hashing out the planPhoto: Live Pics by Colburn and Scott Outfitters-Donnie Young's ram prior to harvestPhoto: Live Pics by Colburn and Scott Outfitters-Donnie Young's ram prior to harvestPhoto: KUIU and Wilderness AthletePhoto: Live Pics by Colburn and Scott Outfitters-Donnie Young's ram prior to harvestPhoto: Live Pics by Colburn and Scott Outfitters-Donnie Young's ram prior to harvestPhoto: Live Pics by Colburn and Scott Outfitters-Donnie Young's ram prior to harvestPhoto: Live Pics by Colburn and Scott Outfitters-Donnie Young's ram prior to harvestPhoto: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: A successful hunting party of Colburn and Scott OutfittersPhoto: Darr Colburn with Ron's "LOGO" ram in the backpackPhoto: