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Shot in the dark #7689330 12/15/19 12:20 PM
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If anyone is awake and looking at this you may be as desperate as I am. My daughter shot her first deer last year and is with me today. She experienced her first buck fever yesterday and wasn’t able to make a solid shot and passed on a big buck. I have a spot looking over a creek bottom With big bucks coming in around nine or 10 AM. However visibility is about 50 yards down the creek and 20 yards to the feeder. Or I can hunt in a tower blind overlooking 20 acres full of mesquites and Oates But the deer don’t seem to be eating the oats or the corn out of the feeder. So, do I hit the woods and hopes my daughter can shoot a deer and put up with less visibility or do I go to the tower blind with more visibility and Deer possibly passing through, even though I have no pics here?As the crow flies these are 100 yards apart. I know it’s always a guessing game, just looking for the majority’s opinion.

Re: Shot in the dark [Re: Jmjames1921] #7689343 12/15/19 01:09 PM
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Young, inexperienced Hunter, give her the better odds with a much shorter shot IMO.

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Originally Posted by DQ Kid
Young, inexperienced Hunter, give her the better odds with a much shorter shot IMO.


+1

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Originally Posted by DQ Kid
Young, inexperienced Hunter, give her the better odds with a much shorter shot IMO.


X2

Re: Shot in the dark [Re: Jmjames1921] #7689414 12/15/19 02:44 PM
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DQ Kid got that right


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Originally Posted by maximus_flavius
Originally Posted by DQ Kid
Young, inexperienced Hunter, give her the better odds with a much shorter shot IMO.


+1

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Re: Shot in the dark [Re: decook] #7690201 12/16/19 01:49 PM
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DQ Kid got that right

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Originally Posted by DQ Kid
Young, inexperienced Hunter, give her the better odds with a much shorter shot IMO.

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DQ Kid got that right


Good luck to her


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