texashuntingforum.com logo
Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
MovingFromNJ, AlanLCR, TOASTA, Steve Roberts, Boarbuster22
70171 Registered Users
Top Posters(All Time)
dogcatcher 110,537
bill oxner 91,416
SnakeWrangler 63,602
stxranchman 59,968
Gravytrain 46,950
RKHarm24 44,585
rifleman 44,461
BMD 41,241
Forum Statistics
Forums46
Topics609,464
Posts11,322,371
Members85,171
Most Online19,184
Feb 5th, 2020
Print Thread
Page 1 of 3 1 2 3
He waited till the last weekend..... #7722101 01/19/20 05:56 AM
Joined: Feb 2015
Posts: 2,476
Txhunter65 Online Content OP
Veteran Tracker
OP Online Content
Veteran Tracker
Joined: Feb 2015
Posts: 2,476
But he sealed the deal!
[Linked Image]
[Linked Image]
[Linked Image]

Re: He waited till the last weekend..... [Re: Txhunter65] #7722103 01/19/20 06:07 AM
Joined: Nov 2005
Posts: 8,912
Greg Online Content
THF Trophy Hunter
Online Content
THF Trophy Hunter
Joined: Nov 2005
Posts: 8,912
Man that is awesome... congrats to him!!! I love the gun safety also... you are teaching him right up

Re: He waited till the last weekend..... [Re: Txhunter65] #7722113 01/19/20 08:49 AM
Joined: Jul 2015
Posts: 21,864
HoneyBeez Online Happy
The Beedazzler
Online Happy
The Beedazzler
Joined: Jul 2015
Posts: 21,864
Outstanding!!! Good job little man up


[Linked Image]
Re: He waited till the last weekend..... [Re: Txhunter65] #7722122 01/19/20 11:33 AM
Joined: Apr 2005
Posts: 39,331
S
Stub Online Happy
THF Celebrity
Online Happy
THF Celebrity
S
Joined: Apr 2005
Posts: 39,331
Congrats to your son that is a dang nice buck cheers Great pictures and memories that will last forever up


texas flag

Gossip dies when it hits a wise person’s ears.
Rumor and lies are created by haters, spread by fools, and unfortunately believed by the naïve!






Re: He waited till the last weekend..... [Re: Txhunter65] #7722126 01/19/20 11:48 AM
Joined: Sep 2016
Posts: 3,278
R
redhaze Online Content
Veteran Tracker
Online Content
Veteran Tracker
R
Joined: Sep 2016
Posts: 3,278
Wow, he looks very happy to have the old man around-congrats!

Re: He waited till the last weekend..... [Re: Greg] #7722301 01/19/20 04:20 PM
Joined: Jan 2011
Posts: 63,602
S
SnakeWrangler Online Content
THF Celebrity
Online Content
THF Celebrity
S
Joined: Jan 2011
Posts: 63,602
Originally Posted by Greg
Man that is awesome... congrats to him!!! I love the gun safety also... you are teaching him right up

Outstanding up


Originally Posted by Sneaky
I believe in science and I’m an insufferable dickhead
Originally Posted by beaversnipe
Actually, BBC is pretty damn good

"You Cannot Simultaneously Be Politically Correct And Intellectually Honest!"
Re: He waited till the last weekend..... [Re: Txhunter65] #7722303 01/19/20 04:24 PM
Joined: Dec 2017
Posts: 1,077
Master Plumb Offline
Pro Tracker
Offline
Pro Tracker
Joined: Dec 2017
Posts: 1,077
GOOD JOB YOUNG MAN. up

Re: He waited till the last weekend..... [Re: SnakeWrangler] #7722305 01/19/20 04:25 PM
Joined: Dec 2009
Posts: 12,457
B
bucksnbass357 Online Content
THF Celebrity
Online Content
THF Celebrity
B
Joined: Dec 2009
Posts: 12,457
Originally Posted by SnakeWrangler
Originally Posted by Greg
Man that is awesome... congrats to him!!! I love the gun safety also... you are teaching him right up

Outstanding up

Re: He waited till the last weekend..... [Re: Txhunter65] #7722352 01/19/20 05:19 PM
Joined: Jul 2007
Posts: 7,297
B
bobcat1 Online Content
THF Trophy Hunter
Online Content
THF Trophy Hunter
B
Joined: Jul 2007
Posts: 7,297
up cheers


Bobby Barnett

Re: He waited till the last weekend..... [Re: HoneyBeez] #7722363 01/19/20 05:30 PM
Joined: Nov 2010
Posts: 29,087
S
SapperTitan Online Content
Taking Requests
Online Content
Taking Requests
S
Joined: Nov 2010
Posts: 29,087
Originally Posted by 2Beez
Outstanding!!! Good job little man up


Originally Posted by bill oxner
I plowed mules.
Originally Posted by Roll-Tide
I did build a cabin. Aka the brokeback shack.

[Linked Image]
Re: He waited till the last weekend..... [Re: Txhunter65] #7722377 01/19/20 05:44 PM
Joined: Jul 2009
Posts: 9,763
T
Tin Head Offline
THF Trophy Hunter
Offline
THF Trophy Hunter
T
Joined: Jul 2009
Posts: 9,763
clap


[Linked Image]
Re: He waited till the last weekend..... [Re: Txhunter65] #7722380 01/19/20 05:45 PM
Joined: Jul 2011
Posts: 8,915
O
Old Rabbit Offline
THF Trophy Hunter
Offline
THF Trophy Hunter
O
Joined: Jul 2011
Posts: 8,915
Well done.

Re: He waited till the last weekend..... [Re: Txhunter65] #7722386 01/19/20 05:52 PM
Joined: May 2009
Posts: 22,883
D
dkershen Online Content
Rev Dave
Online Content
Rev Dave
D
Joined: May 2009
Posts: 22,883
up


To be sure of hitting the target, shoot first and call whatever you hit the target.

www.NewHopeEquine.com - Health and Healing through Horses.
Re: He waited till the last weekend..... [Re: HoneyBeez] #7722401 01/19/20 06:02 PM
Joined: Feb 2012
Posts: 10,073
P
Pope&Young Online Content
THF Celebrity
Online Content
THF Celebrity
P
Joined: Feb 2012
Posts: 10,073
Originally Posted by 2Beez
Outstanding!!! Good job little man up


He'll remember this for the rest of his life up


Re: He waited till the last weekend..... [Re: Pope&Young] #7722419 01/19/20 06:14 PM
Joined: Aug 2010
Posts: 59,968
S
stxranchman Offline
Obie Juan Kenobi
Offline
Obie Juan Kenobi
S
Joined: Aug 2010
Posts: 59,968
Originally Posted by Pope&Young
Originally Posted by 2Beez
Outstanding!!! Good job little man up


He'll remember this for the rest of his life up


Are idiots multiplying faster than normal people?[Linked Image]
Re: He waited till the last weekend..... [Re: Txhunter65] #7722443 01/19/20 06:39 PM
Joined: Jun 2019
Posts: 368
W
Whammer7 Online Content
Bird Dog
Online Content
Bird Dog
W
Joined: Jun 2019
Posts: 368
Nice buck!


"Sometimes, too much to drink is barely enough"

Mark Twain
Re: He waited till the last weekend..... [Re: Txhunter65] #7722519 01/19/20 08:17 PM
Joined: Jul 2006
Posts: 110,537
dogcatcher Online Content
THF Celebrity
Online Content
THF Celebrity
Joined: Jul 2006
Posts: 110,537
Well done!


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

[Linked Image]
Re: He waited till the last weekend..... [Re: Txhunter65] #7722594 01/19/20 09:39 PM
Joined: Feb 2011
Posts: 861
E
el Rojo Offline
Tracker
Offline
Tracker
E
Joined: Feb 2011
Posts: 861
Good job!

Re: He waited till the last weekend..... [Re: Txhunter65] #7722598 01/19/20 09:42 PM
Joined: Jan 2016
Posts: 990
E
ErikL Offline
Tracker
Offline
Tracker
E
Joined: Jan 2016
Posts: 990
Fantastic!!!

Re: He waited till the last weekend..... [Re: Txhunter65] #7722602 01/19/20 09:49 PM
Joined: Oct 2007
Posts: 11,451
D
dlrz71 Online Content
THF Celebrity
Online Content
THF Celebrity
D
Joined: Oct 2007
Posts: 11,451
Awesome!! Congrats!! up

Re: He waited till the last weekend..... [Re: Txhunter65] #7722614 01/19/20 10:00 PM
Joined: Jul 2014
Posts: 4,254
onlysmith&wesson Offline
Extreme Tracker
Offline
Extreme Tracker
Joined: Jul 2014
Posts: 4,254
Hands down, top post of this season. Congratulations.


An unethical shot is one you take, that you know you shouldn't.
Re: He waited till the last weekend..... [Re: Txhunter65] #7722623 01/19/20 10:11 PM
Joined: Jul 2013
Posts: 5,566
W
Wilhunt Online Content
THF Trophy Hunter
Online Content
THF Trophy Hunter
W
Joined: Jul 2013
Posts: 5,566
Very nice, congrats!

Re: He waited till the last weekend..... [Re: onlysmith&wesson] #7722627 01/19/20 10:17 PM
Joined: Feb 2015
Posts: 2,476
Txhunter65 Online Content OP
Veteran Tracker
OP Online Content
Veteran Tracker
Joined: Feb 2015
Posts: 2,476
Originally Posted by onlysmith&wesson
Hands down, top post of this season. Congratulations.


Thank you very much. Thank everyone, he was shaking like a leaf with excitement.

Re: He waited till the last weekend..... [Re: Txhunter65] #7722636 01/19/20 10:24 PM
Joined: Mar 2010
Posts: 7,270
N
ntxtrapper Online Content
THF Trophy Hunter
Online Content
THF Trophy Hunter
N
Joined: Mar 2010
Posts: 7,270
up


"Whosoever is delighted in solitude, is either a wild beast or a god."

- Aristotle
Re: He waited till the last weekend..... [Re: Txhunter65] #7722664 01/19/20 10:52 PM
Joined: Feb 2015
Posts: 2,476
Txhunter65 Online Content OP
Veteran Tracker
OP Online Content
Veteran Tracker
Joined: Feb 2015
Posts: 2,476
We’ve been trying to get him a shot at a couple of deer on the lease all season. Opening weekend he had a big cull buck in the cross hairs and I kept checking the time for shooting light to end. He was on the scope a good 3-4 mins but time ran out without the buck turning broadside. When I told him that was it time was up he was pretty upset but I assured him it was ok and we had plenty of time. So fast forward to the last weekend, he was pretty anxious about not getting a chance at a buck this year. My father-in-law and I had both seen this buck two weeks prior near the oat field by camp and watched him for a good while. We hoped he’d still be in the area this weekend. Friday evening we got in the stand and had deer in the oats most of the evening with 15 mins of shooting light I saw him come in the south end of the field. We needed him to come 100 yards toward the center of the field for him to have a shot. When all the other deer in the field saw him they began trotting towards him and he stayed on the south end till light ran out. Little man was sad but I told him we’d come back Saturday and try to get him.

We got in the stand about 3 o’clock Saturday and started seeing deer about 3:30 about 5:15 I saw antlers coming up out of the creek and I knew it was him. He trotted straight to the middle of the field and started eating broadside. Grayson got on the rifle and got steady, he said, “I’m ready, I’m going to shoot.” Just at that moment he through his head up and trotted toward the creek where I could see other deer in the woods. I told him to just rest a minute he’d be back out when those other deer came in the field. Grayson said my leg was shaking! I saw a doe pop out of the cedars and I told him to go ahead and get back in the scope. I saw the antlers again in the trees and he trotted back out with the does to the center of the field and began eating but this time he was facing us for several minutes. I could hear him breathing and my heart pound I couldn’t really tell which was louder. I told him to take a break and take a couple deep breaths while the deer was facing us, just relax, this is just like when you shot your buck last year. Told him get back on the scope as he turned to our right broadside and began walking. When he comes to a stop come up his leg half way up the body and squeeze. When he stopped he said ok I’m going to shoot, I said squeeze squeeze squeeze....BOOM..whop. The dropped down, spun toward the creek getting ever closer to the earth as plowed up the field, crossed the road and in the cedars and I saw the top of one of the cedars shake, I told him I think he’s down in the cedars.

We gathered our stuff and he started to run across the field, I said hey let’s go get the truck and drive over there! He was jumping up and down with excitement. We drove over to where I’d seen him cross the road toward the cedars. I could see where he’d dug up the road when he crossed but no blood, I figured the bullet hadn’t excited so we began following the tracks. We hadn’t gone 10 yards his head was up in the cedar, I had seen him but didn’t say anything until Grayson saw him. He was excited so I went over a carful approach and then we drug him out for pictures.

The bullet was just under the skin on the opposite shoulder he’d shot exactly where I told him. There aren’t really words for these moments, those of you who know... know. My cup runneth over.

Page 1 of 3 1 2 3
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