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Evening Hunt Started Terribly, But Ended BEAUTIFULLY! #8035667 11/03/20 05:29 PM
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Last Wednesday's evening hunt started out with my rifle falling off the blind platform 14 feet to the ground and destroying (hopefully just) my scope. Fortunately, I pack more than one rifle, because it didn't take long for the evening to go from bad to beautiful!

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Re: Evening Hunt Started Terribly, But Ended BEAUTIFULLY! [Re: PestAssassin] #8035690 11/03/20 05:47 PM
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Beautiful 8 point! Congrats and sorry to hear about the scope. frown

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fantastic deer

Re: Evening Hunt Started Terribly, But Ended BEAUTIFULLY! [Re: PestAssassin] #8035721 11/03/20 06:01 PM
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Great 8! banana


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Re: Evening Hunt Started Terribly, But Ended BEAUTIFULLY! [Re: PestAssassin] #8035725 11/03/20 06:01 PM
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Re: Evening Hunt Started Terribly, But Ended BEAUTIFULLY! [Re: PestAssassin] #8035726 11/03/20 06:02 PM
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Sorry about your gun/scope and glad nothing worse happened when it fell,.


Great buck!!!


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Re: Evening Hunt Started Terribly, But Ended BEAUTIFULLY! [Re: PestAssassin] #8035782 11/03/20 06:40 PM
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Re: Evening Hunt Started Terribly, But Ended BEAUTIFULLY! [Re: David W.] #8035787 11/03/20 06:43 PM
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Originally Posted by David W.
Beautiful 8 point! Congrats and sorry to hear about the scope. frown

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Originally Posted by David W.
Beautiful 8 point! Congrats and sorry to hear about the scope. frown

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Re: Evening Hunt Started Terribly, But Ended BEAUTIFULLY! [Re: Mr. T.] #8035872 11/03/20 07:31 PM
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Originally Posted by Mr. T.
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Beautiful 8 point! Congrats and sorry to hear about the scope. frown

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Supper nice 8 up
Congrats cheers and welcome to the forum.


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Congrats on a huge eight!!

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Originally Posted by Mr. T.
Originally Posted by David W.
Beautiful 8 point! Congrats and sorry to hear about the scope. frown

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Nice buck Sir.

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Re: Evening Hunt Started Terribly, But Ended BEAUTIFULLY! [Re: PestAssassin] #8036258 11/03/20 11:24 PM
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Nice, good job.


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Re: Evening Hunt Started Terribly, But Ended BEAUTIFULLY! [Re: PestAssassin] #8036388 11/04/20 12:21 AM
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Great looking deer

Re: Evening Hunt Started Terribly, But Ended BEAUTIFULLY! [Re: PestAssassin] #8036417 11/04/20 12:26 AM
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Re: Evening Hunt Started Terribly, But Ended BEAUTIFULLY! [Re: PestAssassin] #8036460 11/04/20 12:36 AM
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Thank y'all very much! Fortunately Athlon's warranty covers stupidity, because the accidental fall was definitely my fault.

Very excited about the buck. Outside of a couple spikes and one cull buck, all I've ever harvested are does. Finally got a shoulder mount-worthy buck to go on the wall! Now it's just the 6-7 month wait for the taxidermist...

Going back out next week. Hoping my 8 year-old can harvest his second doe and his first buck.


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Stud!
Glad it worked out.

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