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Hunters, take notice!!

Postby tigwelder56 » Mon Oct 24, 2011 5:18 pm

Hey, we need some of you to start sharing some of your fall hunting stories with us. This thread needs some activity about it's namesake! Anyone with a good Mulie or Whitetail this Fall?
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Postby ulgydog56 » Tue Oct 25, 2011 9:57 pm

when i get one ,by god i,ll post
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Re: Hunters, take notice!!

Postby GOANRA » Fri Nov 30, 2012 5:59 pm

Opening day was a bust for me dark to dark.
Next day, was a 4 point buck about 160 lbs.
Next day was a doe, ~150 lbs.
Both were in about the same area of the harvested field I usually hunt and both close to sunrise.

Buck was a 75 yard shot and the doe was about 120 yards. Both hit with a single .300WinMag, 180gr SP and both were through shots just behind the shoulder. Found some copper jacket on the doe while field dressing. I love my .300WinMag, never had to do any tracking & never lost any meat.
I hope to butcher them tomorrow and have them wrapped & in the freezer this weekend.

Got skunked last year, but only had 2 days off during that season.
Year before that, I got 2 bucks within a half hour of hunting on opening day, those were both near 240 lbs. (harvested soybean that year, harvested corn this tear)
Last 2 years have been a drought, so that is prob reason for smaller deer.
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