texashuntingforum.com logo
Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
carr, BigSpin, Bart, KeyWestKen, Hunt-Fish-231
70158 Registered Users
Top Posters(All Time)
dogcatcher 110,535
bill oxner 91,416
SnakeWrangler 63,593
stxranchman 59,968
Gravytrain 46,950
RKHarm24 44,585
rifleman 44,461
BMD 41,239
Forum Statistics
Forums46
Topics609,218
Posts11,319,703
Members85,158
Most Online19,184
Feb 5th, 2020
Print Thread
Page 1 of 2 1 2
Day of firsts #7678950 12/03/19 09:26 PM
Joined: Sep 2009
Posts: 1,615
M
MELackey Offline OP
Pro Tracker
OP Offline
Pro Tracker
M
Joined: Sep 2009
Posts: 1,615
My 11yr old son has proven himself to be a safe and competent hunter, so I gave him a little freedom over the weekend. I let him sit the afternoon hunt alone on the next stand over from me. Him hunting by himself created an opening for a hunting partner for myself. My 4 yr old daughter was excited to get to go.

Bonus that my son got his first solo buck!

[Linked Image]
[Linked Image]
[Linked Image]
[Linked Image]





Re: Day of firsts [Re: MELackey] #7678956 12/03/19 09:30 PM
Joined: Oct 2007
Posts: 11,443
D
dlrz71 Offline
THF Celebrity
Offline
THF Celebrity
D
Joined: Oct 2007
Posts: 11,443
outstanding!!! up

Re: Day of firsts [Re: MELackey] #7678957 12/03/19 09:31 PM
Joined: Oct 2012
Posts: 21,879
Creekrunner Online Content
THF Celebrity
Online Content
THF Celebrity
Joined: Oct 2012
Posts: 21,879
Great pictures! And I bet your boy is over the moon. That sounds like a complicated outing, but you handled it with aplomb and made incredible memories for the both of them. Your son obviously gets his confidence from you! I always thought keepin' 'em warm was the key, but, obviously, it's having lots of tasty snacks! Extremely well done young man. up


...and have dominion over the fish of the sea, and over the fowl of the air, and over every living thing that moveth upon the earth. Gen. 1:28
Re: Day of firsts [Re: MELackey] #7678960 12/03/19 09:35 PM
Joined: Nov 2011
Posts: 7,541
U
unclebubba Online Content
THF Trophy Hunter
Online Content
THF Trophy Hunter
U
Joined: Nov 2011
Posts: 7,541
Does the A&M bow attract bigger bucks? LOL. Congrats to your boy. How old is he?


http://www.boatloan.com/agents/michael-hunt

Originally Posted by SnakeWrangler
Originally Posted by TurkeyHunter
And make Kamila president

She’d just end up blowing it......
Re: Day of firsts [Re: unclebubba] #7678969 12/03/19 09:42 PM
Joined: Sep 2009
Posts: 1,615
M
MELackey Offline OP
Pro Tracker
OP Offline
Pro Tracker
M
Joined: Sep 2009
Posts: 1,615
Originally Posted by unclebubba
Does the A&M bow attract bigger bucks? LOL. Congrats to your boy. How old is he?


Not sure about the bow as a buck attractant. My wife makes sure there is always a bow. My son is 11.





Re: Day of firsts [Re: dlrz71] #7678986 12/03/19 09:56 PM
Joined: Jul 2011
Posts: 8,904
O
Old Rabbit Offline
THF Trophy Hunter
Offline
THF Trophy Hunter
O
Joined: Jul 2011
Posts: 8,904
Originally Posted by dlrz71
outstanding!!! up

X1.

Re: Day of firsts [Re: MELackey] #7679035 12/03/19 11:07 PM
Joined: May 2007
Posts: 8,149
W
westtexaswatkins Offline
THF Trophy Hunter
Offline
THF Trophy Hunter
W
Joined: May 2007
Posts: 8,149
Can't go wrong with some zebra cakes in the blind grin Congrats to your boy on a great buck up

Re: Day of firsts [Re: MELackey] #7679038 12/03/19 11:13 PM
Joined: Nov 2004
Posts: 14,470
jeh7mmmag Online Happy
gramps
Online Happy
gramps
Joined: Nov 2004
Posts: 14,470
Great job on a very nice buck. Those are some special pictures you will always enjoy. Memories made. cheers


�Everybody needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in,
where nature may heal and give strength to body and soul.�
~ John Muir
Re: Day of firsts [Re: MELackey] #7679039 12/03/19 11:14 PM
Joined: Jul 2006
Posts: 110,535
dogcatcher Offline
THF Celebrity
Offline
THF Celebrity
Joined: Jul 2006
Posts: 110,535
Congrats!


Combat Infantryman, the ultimate hunter where the prey shoots back.
_____________"Illegitimus non carborundum est"_______________

[Linked Image]
Re: Day of firsts [Re: MELackey] #7679124 12/04/19 12:46 AM
Joined: Nov 2010
Posts: 5,659
M
Michael W. Offline
THF Trophy Hunter
Offline
THF Trophy Hunter
M
Joined: Nov 2010
Posts: 5,659
Outstanding, dad. up



A clear conscience is often the sign of a fuzzy memory.
Re: Day of firsts [Re: MELackey] #7679138 12/04/19 01:05 AM
Joined: Jan 2011
Posts: 19,498
E
Erathkid Offline
THF Celebrity
Offline
THF Celebrity
E
Joined: Jan 2011
Posts: 19,498
That is outstanding. What a great picture of him with little sis. Great deer too.


Life is too short, as is. Don't chance it.
Don't text and drive.
Re: Day of firsts [Re: MELackey] #7679141 12/04/19 01:09 AM
Joined: Aug 2005
Posts: 17,117
MikeC Offline
THF Celebrity
Offline
THF Celebrity
Joined: Aug 2005
Posts: 17,117
Greatness!


www.connerknives.net

In every old body lives a young person wondering what the hell happened!

[Linked Image]
Re: Day of firsts [Re: MELackey] #7679165 12/04/19 01:40 AM
Joined: Jul 2015
Posts: 21,842
HoneyBeez Offline
The Beedazzler
Offline
The Beedazzler
Joined: Jul 2015
Posts: 21,842
That is awesome!!! Well played dad and congrats to your little man. That is a good one up


[Linked Image]
Re: Day of firsts [Re: MELackey] #7679202 12/04/19 02:25 AM
Joined: Mar 2011
Posts: 1,227
J
JCO Offline
Pro Tracker
Offline
Pro Tracker
J
Joined: Mar 2011
Posts: 1,227
Legacy


NRA Life Member (Master of Poor Decisions)
Re: Day of firsts [Re: MELackey] #7679221 12/04/19 02:42 AM
Joined: Feb 2018
Posts: 72
N
NRAman Offline
Outdoorsman
Offline
Outdoorsman
N
Joined: Feb 2018
Posts: 72
OMG, just look at the little sister "over the moon love" for her big brother in that last pic. That is a picture to enlarge and save for always. Awesome


MikeA
NRA Life Member
University Of Dallas & TWU Dad
Re: Day of firsts [Re: MELackey] #7679224 12/04/19 02:44 AM
Joined: Oct 2007
Posts: 18,261
T
TEXASLEFTY Online Content
THF Whiskey Sommelier
Online Content
THF Whiskey Sommelier
T
Joined: Oct 2007
Posts: 18,261
Wow!!! Good for you!


Originally Posted by Chunky Monkey
Never been to a camping world. I prefer Dick's to be honest.
Re: Day of firsts [Re: MELackey] #7679234 12/04/19 02:53 AM
Joined: Sep 2010
Posts: 35,789
T
txshntr Offline
T-Rex Arms
Offline
T-Rex Arms
T
Joined: Sep 2010
Posts: 35,789
Outstanding!! Awesome all the way around up


[Linked Image][Linked Image][Linked Image]
Re: Day of firsts [Re: MELackey] #7679271 12/04/19 04:03 AM
Joined: Mar 2018
Posts: 1,158
S
Scott W Offline
Pro Tracker
Offline
Pro Tracker
S
Joined: Mar 2018
Posts: 1,158
I love the backwards binoculars. My kids always end up doing that too! Awesome couple of firsts and congrats to your son.


Originally Posted by Scott W
Re: Day of firsts [Re: MELackey] #7679276 12/04/19 04:07 AM
Joined: Aug 2009
Posts: 20,325
B
BigPig Offline
THF Celebrity
Offline
THF Celebrity
B
Joined: Aug 2009
Posts: 20,325
That’s awesome. Good work dad


Wade Dews, REALTOR ®
Rendon Realty, LLC
Pointman Real Estate Team
www.RendonRealty.com
WadeDews@gmail.com
214-356-2410
VETERAN & LAW ENFORCEMENT OWNED & OPERATED

Re: Day of firsts [Re: Erathkid] #7679290 12/04/19 04:32 AM
Joined: Jan 2008
Posts: 18,260
HuntingTexas Offline
THF Celebrity
Offline
THF Celebrity
Joined: Jan 2008
Posts: 18,260
Originally Posted by Erathkid
That is outstanding. What a great picture of him with little sis. Great deer too.

X2 Send that in to the THF Photo contest.


" In God We Trust "



Re: Day of firsts [Re: MELackey] #7679343 12/04/19 07:25 AM
Joined: Nov 2009
Posts: 63,928
N
NORML as can be Online Content
^^Cut the Cord^^
Online Content
^^Cut the Cord^^
N
Joined: Nov 2009
Posts: 63,928

Great Picture!

[Linked Image]


(R-TX) .-- " TCNN CURL CRLB VFF OGI SNDL CGC TLRY "

_=====___=________==-
Re: Day of firsts [Re: NORML as can be] #7679375 12/04/19 12:21 PM
Joined: Feb 2013
Posts: 219
S
smokewagon84 Online Happy
Woodsman
Online Happy
Woodsman
S
Joined: Feb 2013
Posts: 219
Originally Posted by NORML as can be

Great Picture!

[Linked Image]




this should be the next cover photo of December!! my vote

Re: Day of firsts [Re: MELackey] #7679378 12/04/19 12:29 PM
Joined: Feb 2015
Posts: 4,000
F
flintknapper Offline
Extreme Tracker
Offline
Extreme Tracker
F
Joined: Feb 2015
Posts: 4,000
You did turn those binoculars around for little sis, right?

Adorable.


Spartans ask not...how many, but where!
Re: Day of firsts [Re: MELackey] #7679395 12/04/19 01:01 PM
Joined: Jan 2013
Posts: 19,387
P
Pitchfork Predator Offline
THF Celebrity
Offline
THF Celebrity
P
Joined: Jan 2013
Posts: 19,387
Love that pic! Congrats to your son! up


Marc C. Helfrich
Retirement Planner

www.insured-wealth.com
469-323-8920
Re: Day of firsts [Re: MELackey] #7679425 12/04/19 01:35 PM
Joined: Jan 2018
Posts: 1,434
P
pop r Offline
Pro Tracker
Offline
Pro Tracker
P
Joined: Jan 2018
Posts: 1,434
Awesome! up

Page 1 of 2 1 2
Previous Thread
Index
Next Thread

© 2004-2022 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.7.3