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#6975242 - 11/28/17 01:34 PM Age of Trinity county buck
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Registered: 08/25/14
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Loc: Apple Springs and El Campo



Any ideas on age and score? My guess is 4yr old. He's not a real heavily massed buck, but a dead buck for sure if I get to see him in person. Seems he may have gone nocturnal on me.

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#6975274 - 11/28/17 01:56 PM Re: Age of Trinity county buck [Re: Rifleman1775]
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He has a nice thick chest and shoulders I’d say 5 or a really healthy 4 yr old.
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#6975279 - 11/28/17 02:04 PM Re: Age of Trinity county buck [Re: Rifleman1775]
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6+ fully mature shoot on sight if you like him. rifle

He will be a high scoring 8 with those main beams. cheers

Mid 140s.


Edited by Pitchfork Predator (11/28/17 02:10 PM)
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#6975295 - 11/28/17 02:16 PM Re: Age of Trinity county buck [Re: Rifleman1775]
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He looks mature to me probably 5-5.5 yrs. old. Beautiful rack with very good main beams, those G-2's look like sabers! 145"+.


Edited by Red Cloud (11/28/17 02:17 PM)

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#6975300 - 11/28/17 02:19 PM Re: Age of Trinity county buck [Re: Rifleman1775]
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Honestly I don't think he's pushing 5. His face says 5 or 6 but body does not. He could be on the mend from rutting.

Who cares that is one super impressive 8. What a gorgeous buck!! He is awesome!! I'm super picky and that deer would get me to draw my bow no doubt. I'm guessing low 140s but that mass might be hiding a few more inches then I'm guessing. I'd rather shoot him over a 160 10pt.

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#6975321 - 11/28/17 02:45 PM Re: Age of Trinity county buck [Re: Rifleman1775]
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First pic is another nice shot of him striking a pose.
Second and third are on a different stand about 300 yds away from the first. These are the most recent pics I have of him. Sucks that they're at 2:30 am but at least there aren't any reports on the lease of anybody else shooting him or even seeing him, except for my bro-in-law. He saw him and was grabbing his gun and knocked over his binoculars and spooked him. Even better, he's blown his chance at this deer due to getting antsy and shooting a small buck.

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#6975326 - 11/28/17 02:52 PM Re: Age of Trinity county buck [Re: Rifleman1775]
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He's all grown up
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#6975340 - 11/28/17 03:02 PM Re: Age of Trinity county buck [Re: Rifleman1775]
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I hunt Trinity co. He looks 4 but my gut says 5 and lost weight from the heavy November rutting activity this month. I think he will go a little over 140. If he makes it through the season you will have a monster 8 next year if he puts on some mass.
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#6975356 - 11/28/17 03:11 PM Re: Age of Trinity county buck [Re: Rifleman1775]
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He looks Mature to me and a fantastic 8 point that will go 140+. rifle

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#6975365 - 11/28/17 03:20 PM Re: Age of Trinity county buck [Re: Rifleman1775]
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Originally Posted By: Rifleman1775



First pic is another nice shot of him striking a pose.
Second and third are on a different stand about 300 yds away from the first. These are the most recent pics I have of him. Sucks that they're at 2:30 am but at least there aren't any reports on the lease of anybody else shooting him or even seeing him, except for my bro-in-law. He saw him and was grabbing his gun and knocked over his binoculars and spooked him. Even better, he's blown his chance at this deer due to getting antsy and shooting a small buck.


You know he likes corn so back track him and hand corn an area in more cover and hang a camera and see if he hits it during day light.
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#6975374 - 11/28/17 03:29 PM Re: Age of Trinity county buck [Re: Rifleman1775]
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I'm not sure which way he's coming/going. In the close up pics, all I can see is if he's by the feeder. Guess I need to move that camera. In the night pics, he's heading into a huge clear cut area. I need to do a little field research to try and figure out where he likes to spend his time.

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#6975804 - 11/28/17 08:47 PM Re: Age of Trinity county buck [Re: Pitchfork Predator]
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Originally Posted By: Pitchfork Predator
6+ fully mature shoot on sight if you like him. rifle

He will be a high scoring 8 with those main beams. cheers

Mid 140s.

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#6975810 - 11/28/17 08:50 PM Re: Age of Trinity county buck [Re: Rifleman1775]
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That’s an easy, one 6 and my kind of frame...boom and boom again for insurance

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#6976005 - 11/29/17 06:15 AM Re: Age of Trinity county buck [Re: Rifleman1775]
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6 or more

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#6976087 - 11/29/17 07:38 AM Re: Age of Trinity county buck [Re: Rifleman1775]
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5+ or older... rifle

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