texashuntingforum.com logo
Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
XnDad, thegreatdane81, Weigant, Joekr45, Duckhead78
66088 Registered Users
Top Posters(All Time)
dogcatcher 95,428
bill oxner 60,089
stxranchman 55,386
SnakeWrangler 48,664
RKHarm24 44,585
rifleman 44,446
BMD 41,029
Big Orn 37,484
Facebook
Forum Statistics
Forums45
Topics442,563
Posts6,420,650
Members66,088
Most Online16,728
Mar 25th, 2012
Print Thread
first buck of the season #7662525 11/15/19 04:43 AM
Joined: May 2014
Posts: 1,024
T
TackDriver Offline OP
Pro Tracker
OP Offline
Pro Tracker
T
Joined: May 2014
Posts: 1,024
After a early morning rise at 5 am, and in the box blind by 5:40 am, still dark out, cloudy and cold at 37 degrees. Waited for dawn to break and several spikes, does and a few young bucks with antlers less than 8 points were seen, but passed on them. 15 minutes later, saw a 10 point cull buck walking up towards a few does and he spooked them, glassed him for a bit and it seemed a nice dandy buck that can put meat on the table. Took out the GAP 6.5 Creedmoor with 143 ELD_X and peered through the ATACR and the buck was a bit spooked for some reason, but kept facing my direction, and I felt the need to put one in him fast before he could hightail it out of there, so I held a steady bead aimed for the neck at 180 yards, and it was a bang flop. I said a small prayer thanking the Lord for my first buck of the season. The 143 ELD-X hit exactly where I aimed and shattered the neck bone and made a nice exit.

https://imgur.com/WPKvgCl

https://imgur.com/BrufEwH

Re: first buck of the season [Re: TackDriver] #7662528 11/15/19 04:54 AM
Joined: Oct 2019
Posts: 79
F
Ftttu Offline
Outdoorsman
Offline
Outdoorsman
F
Joined: Oct 2019
Posts: 79
Very respectable buck! Also, quite the shot at that distance! I think my longest kill was a third of yours.


Retired!
Re: first buck of the season [Re: TackDriver] #7662569 11/15/19 08:52 AM
Joined: Oct 2015
Posts: 172
M
MWTX270 Offline
Woodsman
Offline
Woodsman
M
Joined: Oct 2015
Posts: 172
Nice buck and told well. Congrats!

Re: first buck of the season [Re: TackDriver] #7662591 11/15/19 11:49 AM
Joined: Oct 2007
Posts: 14,225
T
TEXASLEFTY Online Content
THF Celebrity
Online Content
THF Celebrity
T
Joined: Oct 2007
Posts: 14,225
Congrats!


Originally Posted By: Chunky Monkey
Never been to a camping world. I prefer Dick's to be honest.
Re: first buck of the season [Re: TEXASLEFTY] #7662593 11/15/19 11:53 AM
Joined: Jan 2013
Posts: 17,063
P
Pitchfork Predator Offline
THF Celebrity
Offline
THF Celebrity
P
Joined: Jan 2013
Posts: 17,063
Originally Posted by TEXASLEFTY
Congrats!

cheers


Marc C. Helfrich
Retirement Planner

www.insured-wealth.com
469-323-8920
Re: first buck of the season [Re: TackDriver] #7662621 11/15/19 01:05 PM
Joined: Jul 2015
Posts: 2,588
S
sbushee Offline
Veteran Tracker
Offline
Veteran Tracker
S
Joined: Jul 2015
Posts: 2,588
Nice

Re: first buck of the season [Re: TackDriver] #7662658 11/15/19 01:41 PM
Joined: Feb 2011
Posts: 2,207
B
Bar-D Offline
Veteran Tracker
Offline
Veteran Tracker
B
Joined: Feb 2011
Posts: 2,207
up

Re: first buck of the season [Re: Pitchfork Predator] #7662685 11/15/19 02:02 PM
Joined: Jan 2011
Posts: 48,664
S
SnakeWrangler Online Content
THF Celebrity
Online Content
THF Celebrity
S
Joined: Jan 2011
Posts: 48,664
Originally Posted by Pitchfork Predator
Originally Posted by TEXASLEFTY
Congrats!

cheers


Originally Posted By: skinnerback
Milf does the trick.

"You're statistically more likely to be killed by Hillary Clinton than an NRA member. - PolitiDiva

"You Cannot Simultaneously Be Politically Correct And Intellectually Honest!"
Re: first buck of the season [Re: TackDriver] #7663357 11/16/19 02:20 AM
Joined: May 2014
Posts: 1,024
T
TackDriver Offline OP
Pro Tracker
OP Offline
Pro Tracker
T
Joined: May 2014
Posts: 1,024
Thanks fellas. cheers

Previous Thread
Index
Next Thread

© 2004-2019 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.7.3