Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
LADD3, Karl, the Greatest, Leonard Blackburn, TXSportsman82, old badge
63599 Registered Users
Top Posters
dogcatcher 87026
stxranchman 52562
bill oxner 46143
RWH24 44568
rifleman 44356
BOBO the Clown 43467
BMD 40835
Big Orn 37484
txshntr 35148
SnakeWrangler 34887
facebook
Forum Stats
63599 Members
45 Forums
451130 Topics
6233617 Posts

Max Online: 16728 @ 03/25/12 08:51 AM
Topic Options
#5416888 - 11/12/14 08:32 PM Disappointing Evening.
slimpickens Offline
Bird Dog

Registered: 07/04/06
Posts: 439
Loc: San Angelo Tx
I hunt my property where I live and have a lease in Childress. I hunt in Childress on the weekends and when I get home on Sundays I take my wife or kids out to hunt. I got home last Sunday and me and my wife went to the stand and I got my first look at one of the bucks that I have seen on my camera but haven't seen them while hunting. So I have been bow hunting everyday as soon as I get kids off bus. This afternoon was slow and had only seen 2 deer when I noticed 2 deer going threw the trees. One stopped and started coming to feeder he never stopped as he walked past me. I had to stand up and lean around tree and I had him at 15yds I released and and heard a loud crack the buck just walked off and jumped the fence and started milling around and feeding. I was at a loss I went to get my arrow and noticed where my arrow had hit a limb that I didn't see when I shot. Needless to say I was at a loss. Good things is it didn't spook him. First pic is of buck I shot at this evening and the second is another buck I'm hunting.

Top
#5416908 - 11/12/14 08:39 PM Re: Disappointing Evening. [Re: slimpickens]
Western Offline
THF Celebrity

Registered: 04/20/11
Posts: 25948
Loc: Wise County Texas
I have had that arrow meets branch before, it is a bummer. Worked out good though IMO, not wounded, not spooked, may give you another opportunity up
_________________________
“Never be afraid to try something new. Remember, amateurs built the Ark, professionals built the Titanic”

Friends don't let Friends drink and post.......

The first 5 day's after the weekend, are the hardest....

Dennis


Top
#5416927 - 11/12/14 08:43 PM Re: Disappointing Evening. [Re: slimpickens]
stxranchman Online   content
Obie Juan Kenobi

Registered: 08/04/10
Posts: 52562
Good thing is he will be back. I would cut that limb and any other one in my shooting lanes though so it won't happen a second time. Don't ask me how I know this.
_________________________


Top
#5416928 - 11/12/14 08:44 PM Re: Disappointing Evening. [Re: slimpickens]
slimpickens Offline
Bird Dog

Registered: 07/04/06
Posts: 439
Loc: San Angelo Tx
I hope. I will still be hunting everyday.

Top



© 2004-2018 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide