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Archer County Success! #8456162 11/22/21 04:00 PM
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My Birthday was last Wednesday so I took the last half of the week off and headed up to the lease. Wednesday afternoon sit was the usual doe and yearlings, but no bucks.

Thursday hunts were similar with no real buck activity to speak of, but with the front that had come through, we were seeing more buck movement on the cameras.

The "Split G2" buck I was after had been all over one of our Cameras on the opposite side of the lease Thursday evening and early Friday morning, so I honestly didnt have high hopes of seeing him Friday morning, but I hunkered down in the blind and told myself I was going to hunt as long as I could that morning.

Well I didnt have to wait long, just before 8:30 the glint off some antlers caught my eye off in the mesquite thicket to my right about 50 yards away. The opposite direction I was expecting anything to come from. I got my binoculars up but I couldnt get a look at him as he was moving fast moving right to left.

I got my 30-06 up and lined up on the opening he was headed towards. As soon as he stepped out, I was able to identify the distinct split g2 and as soon as he stopped, Boom!! He went about 60 yards and piled up.

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Re: Archer County Success! [Re: DirtNapTET] #8456165 11/22/21 04:02 PM
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Beautiful deer, congrats clap

Re: Archer County Success! [Re: DirtNapTET] #8456171 11/22/21 04:07 PM
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cheers up


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Re: Archer County Success! [Re: DirtNapTET] #8456181 11/22/21 04:16 PM
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Man that’s a nice one

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Nice up
Congrats on connecting on your target buck cheers


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Re: Archer County Success! [Re: DirtNapTET] #8456206 11/22/21 04:50 PM
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Nice one!


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Re: Archer County Success! [Re: DirtNapTET] #8456210 11/22/21 04:53 PM
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Re: Archer County Success! [Re: DirtNapTET] #8456258 11/22/21 05:21 PM
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cheers

Re: Archer County Success! [Re: DirtNapTET] #8456270 11/22/21 05:33 PM
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up Nice buck!


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Re: Archer County Success! [Re: DirtNapTET] #8456276 11/22/21 05:38 PM
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Nice! up


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Re: Archer County Success! [Re: DirtNapTET] #8456313 11/22/21 06:35 PM
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Congrats! cheers


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Nice, that is a ten point the hard way. Beautiful buck.

Re: Archer County Success! [Re: DirtNapTET] #8456349 11/22/21 07:28 PM
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cheers great looking buck!


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Re: Archer County Success! [Re: dkershen] #8456353 11/22/21 07:31 PM
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Re: Archer County Success! [Re: DirtNapTET] #8456429 11/22/21 08:35 PM
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Nice buck.

Re: Archer County Success! [Re: DirtNapTET] #8456450 11/22/21 08:58 PM
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Rarely has it played out for me on a Target buck and actually connecting. Thank ya'll for all the kind words!

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Great buck, congrats.


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Re: Archer County Success! [Re: DirtNapTET] #8456508 11/22/21 10:31 PM
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Nice belated birthday present to yourself. Really good looking buck. Congrats!

Re: Archer County Success! [Re: DirtNapTET] #8456536 11/22/21 11:03 PM
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That is a Dandy buck congrats. up

Re: Archer County Success! [Re: DirtNapTET] #8456541 11/22/21 11:11 PM
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Good buck, Congrats


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Beautiful buck, congratulations! cheers


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Re: Archer County Success! [Re: DirtNapTET] #8456594 11/23/21 12:11 AM
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Great buck congrats

Re: Archer County Success! [Re: DirtNapTET] #8456624 11/23/21 12:38 AM
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Congrats On a nice buck! up

Re: Archer County Success! [Re: DirtNapTET] #8456631 11/23/21 12:42 AM
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Yes sir, Congrats!

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Congrats and happybday


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