texashuntingforum.com logo
Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
breeds13, emhunter, KyleTex, jamesconley, dingdongbell33
67845 Registered Users
Top Posters(All Time)
dogcatcher 104,738
bill oxner 76,790
stxranchman 57,127
SnakeWrangler 54,892
RKHarm24 44,585
rifleman 44,461
Gravytrain 41,461
BMD 41,092
Forum Statistics
Forums45
Topics593,379
Posts11,161,791
Members82,845
Most Online19,184
Feb 5th, 2020
Print Thread
Page 1 of 2 1 2
Panhandle Muley Opener #8053091 11/17/20 01:46 AM
Joined: Nov 2019
Posts: 33
L
LtizzleMcTiz Offline OP
Light Foot
OP Offline
Light Foot
L
Joined: Nov 2019
Posts: 33
Anyone hunting opening weekend for Mule Deer in the Panhandle? Headed up to Briscoe county this weekend. Looks like a strong cold front hits Sunday with temps down in the 20s. Hoping for a good weekend.

Re: Panhandle Muley Opener [Re: LtizzleMcTiz] #8053190 11/17/20 02:46 AM
Joined: Apr 2013
Posts: 2,441
F
freerange Online Content
Veteran Tracker
Online Content
Veteran Tracker
F
Joined: Apr 2013
Posts: 2,441
It can get cold in the Panhandle. We hunted in Cottle in about 1990. Huge place, never been hunted so we felt pretty special. We were in tents and it got down in the low teens so we didnt feel so special anymore. I believe it was Thanksgiving day and the roads were solid ice going from ETx to Albany where we met most of the guys and then went on up. Actually, maybe Cottle isnt even considered Panhandle. Anyway, enjoy your hunt and good luck.


Keep your gratitude higher than your expectations. RWH
Re: Panhandle Muley Opener [Re: LtizzleMcTiz] #8053345 11/17/20 05:57 AM
Joined: Jun 2020
Posts: 10
A
Armin Offline
Light Foot
Offline
Light Foot
A
Joined: Jun 2020
Posts: 10
Originally Posted by LtizzleMcTiz
Anyone hunting opening weekend for Mule Deer in the Panhandle? Headed up to Briscoe county this weekend. Looks like a strong cold front hits Sunday with temps down in the 20s. Hoping for a good weekend.


Good luck! I'm starting a week after ya, down in Presidio county along the rio grande. Doubt I'll have any crazy cold fronts... Ha!

Re: Panhandle Muley Opener [Re: LtizzleMcTiz] #8053369 11/17/20 11:37 AM
Joined: Oct 2012
Posts: 17,131
Creekrunner Offline
THF Celebrity
Offline
THF Celebrity
Joined: Oct 2012
Posts: 17,131
I drove through Briscoe yesterday. 'Saw muleys moving.


...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: Panhandle Muley Opener [Re: Creekrunner] #8054162 11/17/20 09:51 PM
Joined: Nov 2019
Posts: 33
L
LtizzleMcTiz Offline OP
Light Foot
OP Offline
Light Foot
L
Joined: Nov 2019
Posts: 33
Originally Posted by Creekrunner
I drove through Briscoe yesterday. 'Saw muleys moving.


Getting My Hopes Up!!

Re: Panhandle Muley Opener [Re: LtizzleMcTiz] #8054363 11/18/20 12:18 AM
Joined: Nov 2017
Posts: 398
Q
QMC SW/EXW Offline
Bird Dog
Offline
Bird Dog
Q
Joined: Nov 2017
Posts: 398
I will be out. Have been scouting the last 2 weekends. Have seen does and yearlings so I'll stake it out and try and glass up the bucks.


Retired Navy Chief
NJROTC Instructor for Tascosa High School
Re: Panhandle Muley Opener [Re: LtizzleMcTiz] #8054484 11/18/20 01:42 AM
Joined: Nov 2017
Posts: 5,164
B
Biscuit Offline
THF Trophy Hunter
Offline
THF Trophy Hunter
B
Joined: Nov 2017
Posts: 5,164
Good luck fellas

Re: Panhandle Muley Opener [Re: LtizzleMcTiz] #8054634 11/18/20 04:14 AM
Joined: Jan 2009
Posts: 6,907
K
kry226 Offline
THF Trophy Hunter
Offline
THF Trophy Hunter
K
Joined: Jan 2009
Posts: 6,907
I'll be out in Hall. Watched a brute for an hour this week. I kept telling him he was LUCKY...

Re: Panhandle Muley Opener [Re: kry226] #8054704 11/18/20 11:16 AM
Joined: Jan 2011
Posts: 54,892
S
SnakeWrangler Online Content
THF Celebrity
Online Content
THF Celebrity
S
Joined: Jan 2011
Posts: 54,892
Originally Posted by kry226
I'll be out in Hall. Watched a brute for an hour this week. I kept telling him he was LUCKY...


Good luck! Hope you get a good one...


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: Panhandle Muley Opener [Re: LtizzleMcTiz] #8054739 11/18/20 12:28 PM
Joined: Sep 2008
Posts: 875
D
Dodge_Rock Offline
Tracker
Offline
Tracker
D
Joined: Sep 2008
Posts: 875
Originally Posted by LtizzleMcTiz
Anyone hunting opening weekend for Mule Deer in the Panhandle? Headed up to Briscoe county this weekend. Looks like a strong cold front hits Sunday with temps down in the 20s. Hoping for a good weekend.


Saturday night/Sunday until noon might actually get some rain too. Maybe it'll get 'em moving around some Sunday afternoon!

Hunting anywhere near the canyons?

Last edited by Dodge_Rock; 11/18/20 12:33 PM.
Re: Panhandle Muley Opener [Re: Dodge_Rock] #8054812 11/18/20 01:55 PM
Joined: Nov 2019
Posts: 33
L
LtizzleMcTiz Offline OP
Light Foot
OP Offline
Light Foot
L
Joined: Nov 2019
Posts: 33
Originally Posted by Dodge_Rock
Originally Posted by LtizzleMcTiz
Anyone hunting opening weekend for Mule Deer in the Panhandle? Headed up to Briscoe county this weekend. Looks like a strong cold front hits Sunday with temps down in the 20s. Hoping for a good weekend.


Saturday night/Sunday until noon might actually get some rain too. Maybe it'll get 'em moving around some Sunday afternoon!

Hunting anywhere near the canyons?



I’ll be hunting the canyon and glassing from the ridges. It looks like temps drop to the 30s and rain Sunday so thinking Sun, Mon and Tues are gonna be the best days.

Re: Panhandle Muley Opener [Re: SnakeWrangler] #8054940 11/18/20 03:27 PM
Joined: Jan 2009
Posts: 6,907
K
kry226 Offline
THF Trophy Hunter
Offline
THF Trophy Hunter
K
Joined: Jan 2009
Posts: 6,907
Originally Posted by SnakeWrangler
Originally Posted by kry226
I'll be out in Hall. Watched a brute for an hour this week. I kept telling him he was LUCKY...


Good luck! Hope you get a good one...

Thank you, sir! salute

Re: Panhandle Muley Opener [Re: LtizzleMcTiz] #8055663 11/19/20 12:36 AM
Joined: Jan 2009
Posts: 6,907
K
kry226 Offline
THF Trophy Hunter
Offline
THF Trophy Hunter
K
Joined: Jan 2009
Posts: 6,907
Watched 16 muleys move off my place onto the neighbor's cut cotton field this evening. Mostly does, but had a couple of young bucks in the group. The bigger boys I've seen were still bedded down, I'm sure. Just a few more days. bounce

Re: Panhandle Muley Opener [Re: LtizzleMcTiz] #8055752 11/19/20 01:36 AM
Joined: Aug 2011
Posts: 1,410
B
bp3 Offline
Pro Tracker
Offline
Pro Tracker
B
Joined: Aug 2011
Posts: 1,410
Would be good if they opened the season around the 10th of December and the big boys would come out to play. rifle

Re: Panhandle Muley Opener [Re: bp3] #8055761 11/19/20 01:40 AM
Joined: Apr 2013
Posts: 2,441
F
freerange Online Content
Veteran Tracker
Online Content
Veteran Tracker
F
Joined: Apr 2013
Posts: 2,441
Originally Posted by bp3
Would be good if they opened the season around the 10th of December and the big boys would come out to play. rifle

Later than that would be better from what I know, but that may not be much.


Keep your gratitude higher than your expectations. RWH
Re: Panhandle Muley Opener [Re: LtizzleMcTiz] #8055836 11/19/20 02:07 AM
Joined: Nov 2019
Posts: 33
L
LtizzleMcTiz Offline OP
Light Foot
OP Offline
Light Foot
L
Joined: Nov 2019
Posts: 33
Agreed, the season is a little too early but the mulies go dumb as a post in full rut and people would be popping them left and right

Re: Panhandle Muley Opener [Re: LtizzleMcTiz] #8056271 11/19/20 02:13 PM
Joined: Nov 2009
Posts: 117
C
CSA81 Offline
Woodsman
Offline
Woodsman
C
Joined: Nov 2009
Posts: 117
Headed to my place north of Amarillo tomorrow morning. Scouted two weeks ago and saw several nice WTs and all MD doe and forkys. I always see the bigger bucks after Thanksgiving. Like others, I wish the season started in December.

Re: Panhandle Muley Opener [Re: LtizzleMcTiz] #8058713 11/21/20 03:24 PM
Joined: Jan 2011
Posts: 19,209
E
Erathkid Offline
THF Celebrity
Offline
THF Celebrity
E
Joined: Jan 2011
Posts: 19,209
BBD in Dickens county this morning. I'll let Sappertitan post pics and story of his big Mulie. He's got his hands full right now cleaning the beast.


Life is too short, as is. Don't chance it.
Don't text and drive.
Re: Panhandle Muley Opener [Re: Erathkid] #8058775 11/21/20 04:18 PM
Joined: Aug 2010
Posts: 57,127
S
stxranchman Online Content
Obie Juan Kenobi
Online Content
Obie Juan Kenobi
S
Joined: Aug 2010
Posts: 57,127
Originally Posted by Erathkid
BBD in Dickens county this morning. I'll let Sappertitan post pics and story of his big Mulie. He's got his hands full right now cleaning the beast.

Yes he got him a toad.


[Linked Image]
Re: Panhandle Muley Opener [Re: LtizzleMcTiz] #8058900 11/21/20 05:43 PM
Joined: Jan 2009
Posts: 6,907
K
kry226 Offline
THF Trophy Hunter
Offline
THF Trophy Hunter
K
Joined: Jan 2009
Posts: 6,907
Looking forward to it. I saw a single forked-horn this morning and not much else.

Re: Panhandle Muley Opener [Re: LtizzleMcTiz] #8059121 11/21/20 08:27 PM
Joined: Jun 2011
Posts: 23,780
B
Buzzsaw Online Content
THF Celebrity
Online Content
THF Celebrity
B
Joined: Jun 2011
Posts: 23,780
Ah, I remember my younger days trampling the mountains of Van Horn and Sierra Blanca. Yall have a blast!! Get a big eared buck cheers

Last edited by Buzzsaw; 11/21/20 08:28 PM.

SPACE FOR RENT


Re: Panhandle Muley Opener [Re: LtizzleMcTiz] #8060949 11/23/20 06:52 AM
Joined: Jan 2013
Posts: 116
S
Skipetex Offline
Woodsman
Offline
Woodsman
S
Joined: Jan 2013
Posts: 116
So just looking for info here not honey holes. A Texas Muley is on my bucket list. I west Texas mostly private, leased, or guided hunts? I have no idea where to start other than trying to get on a lease and hope it has some muleys. Thanks for any tips.

Re: Panhandle Muley Opener [Re: LtizzleMcTiz] #8062704 11/24/20 04:17 PM
Joined: Jan 2013
Posts: 18,654
P
Pitchfork Predator Offline
THF Celebrity
Offline
THF Celebrity
P
Joined: Jan 2013
Posts: 18,654
Bumping this thread with a pic of a Dickens county buck killed Saturday morning on our pasture at the Pitchfork ranch. Sapper Titan killed this 192 3/8 monarch. You don’t have to travel out of state to kill big mulies..... [Linked Image]


Marc C. Helfrich
Retirement Planner

www.insured-wealth.com
469-323-8920
Re: Panhandle Muley Opener [Re: Pitchfork Predator] #8062999 11/24/20 08:06 PM
Joined: Nov 2010
Posts: 28,365
S
SapperTitan Online Content
Taking Requests
Online Content
Taking Requests
S
Joined: Nov 2010
Posts: 28,365
Originally Posted by Pitchfork Predator
Bumping this thread with a pic of a Dickens county buck killed Saturday morning on our pasture at the Pitchfork ranch. Sapper Titan killed this 192 3/8 monarch. You don’t have to travel out of state to kill big mulies..... [Linked Image]

Thanks Marc. I’m impatiently waiting on an email with a bunch of awesome pics from your camera banana2


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: Panhandle Muley Opener [Re: SapperTitan] #8063417 11/25/20 01:32 AM
Joined: Apr 2013
Posts: 2,441
F
freerange Online Content
Veteran Tracker
Online Content
Veteran Tracker
F
Joined: Apr 2013
Posts: 2,441
Originally Posted by SapperTitan
Originally Posted by Pitchfork Predator
Bumping this thread with a pic of a Dickens county buck killed Saturday morning on our pasture at the Pitchfork ranch. Sapper Titan killed this 192 3/8 monarch. You don’t have to travel out of state to kill big mulies..... [Linked Image]

Thanks Marc. I’m impatiently waiting on an email with a bunch of awesome pics from your camera banana2

Whatevers on that roll of film cant be much better than what youve posted.


Keep your gratitude higher than your expectations. RWH
Page 1 of 2 1 2
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