texashuntingforum.com logo
Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
Martin Ranch Management, mkbrunson, Fatpad00, OkieTrav, Lv426
70546 Registered Users
Top Posters(All Time)
dogcatcher 110,640
bill oxner 91,416
SnakeWrangler 64,102
stxranchman 60,239
Gravytrain 46,950
RKHarm24 44,585
rifleman 44,461
BMD 41,241
Forum Statistics
Forums46
Topics615,765
Posts11,407,085
Members85,546
Most Online19,184
Feb 5th, 2020
Print Thread
Page 1 of 2 1 2
Colorado Mule Deer #8461080 11/28/21 10:42 PM
Joined: Jan 2008
Posts: 363
R
rmp Offline OP
Bird Dog
OP Offline
Bird Dog
R
Joined: Jan 2008
Posts: 363
Hunted the third season on private land near Cortez, southwest corner of the state, with 3 other hunters. We had a great trip and 3 of us got deer. The 4th hunter saw a giant buck and hunted him until the end but came up empty.
I watched this buck come into a grain field late Tuesday evening and sat up an ambush for him Wednesday morning. I sat on a almost bare hill for an hour and a half waiting on him. I expected him to come within 200 yards on his way back to a canyon but that didn't work out, but with a solid rest and lots of help from a Leupold CDS scope I was able to kill him. [Linked Image]
[Linked Image]


Jameson Peak Ranch
Trophy Whitetails
"Lets go hunt a BIG one."
Re: Colorado Mule Deer [Re: rmp] #8461081 11/28/21 10:43 PM
Joined: Jan 2011
Posts: 64,102
S
SnakeWrangler Online Content
THF Celebrity
Online Content
THF Celebrity
S
Joined: Jan 2011
Posts: 64,102
Beautiful buck….congrats!


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: Colorado Mule Deer [Re: rmp] #8461084 11/28/21 10:45 PM
Joined: Dec 2006
Posts: 20,735
cbump Offline
THF Celebrity
Offline
THF Celebrity
Joined: Dec 2006
Posts: 20,735
Great deer.

Re: Colorado Mule Deer [Re: rmp] #8461103 11/28/21 11:01 PM
Joined: Aug 2007
Posts: 4,030
L
LG Online Content
Extreme Tracker
Online Content
Extreme Tracker
L
Joined: Aug 2007
Posts: 4,030
nice!


Never look a monkey in the eye
Re: Colorado Mule Deer [Re: rmp] #8461146 11/28/21 11:33 PM
Joined: Jul 2007
Posts: 7,541
B
bobcat1 Online Content
THF Trophy Hunter
Online Content
THF Trophy Hunter
B
Joined: Jul 2007
Posts: 7,541
cheers Congrats!


Bobby Barnett

Re: Colorado Mule Deer [Re: rmp] #8461148 11/28/21 11:34 PM
Joined: Apr 2007
Posts: 8,763
1
10pointers Offline
THF Trophy Hunter
Offline
THF Trophy Hunter
1
Joined: Apr 2007
Posts: 8,763
Congrats good looking deer


Signature images may not be larger than 600 pixels wide by 125 pixels tall. That smile says it all
[North Dakota -16degrees

"Things may come to those who wait, but only those things left by those who hustle."
- Abraham Lincoln
Re: Colorado Mule Deer [Re: rmp] #8461149 11/28/21 11:35 PM
Joined: Nov 2017
Posts: 17,881
B
Biscuit Offline
THF Celebrity
Offline
THF Celebrity
B
Joined: Nov 2017
Posts: 17,881
Great job sir

Re: Colorado Mule Deer [Re: rmp] #8461162 11/28/21 11:56 PM
Joined: Jul 2006
Posts: 110,640
dogcatcher Online Content
THF Celebrity
Online Content
THF Celebrity
Joined: Jul 2006
Posts: 110,640
Congrats!


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

[Linked Image]
Re: Colorado Mule Deer [Re: rmp] #8461214 11/29/21 12:21 AM
Joined: Jan 2009
Posts: 17,750
J
Judd Online Confused
#1 Creedmoor Fan
Online Confused
#1 Creedmoor Fan
J
Joined: Jan 2009
Posts: 17,750
Monster, congrats!


Originally Posted by Phil Robertson
Don't let your ears hear what your eyes didn't see, and don't let your mouth say what your heart doesn't feel
Re: Colorado Mule Deer [Re: rmp] #8461221 11/29/21 12:25 AM
Joined: Apr 2005
Posts: 40,543
S
Stub Online Happy
THF Celebrity
Online Happy
THF Celebrity
S
Joined: Apr 2005
Posts: 40,543
Nice Muley cheers


texas flag








Re: Colorado Mule Deer [Re: rmp] #8461232 11/29/21 12:34 AM
Joined: Apr 2006
Posts: 4,605
C
CitySlickerHunter Online Happy
Extreme Tracker
Online Happy
Extreme Tracker
C
Joined: Apr 2006
Posts: 4,605
clap


"I can't be over gunned because the animal can't be over dead"-Elmer Keith
10/30/2012 I VOTED for The American
Re: Colorado Mule Deer [Re: rmp] #8461248 11/29/21 12:42 AM
Joined: Jan 2011
Posts: 19,498
E
Erathkid Offline
THF Celebrity
Offline
THF Celebrity
E
Joined: Jan 2011
Posts: 19,498
That is a dandy. Congratulations.


Life is too short, as is. Don't chance it.
Don't text and drive.
Re: Colorado Mule Deer [Re: rmp] #8461267 11/29/21 01:12 AM
Joined: Nov 2010
Posts: 5,801
M
Michael W. Offline
THF Trophy Hunter
Offline
THF Trophy Hunter
M
Joined: Nov 2010
Posts: 5,801
Good buck, congrats



A clear conscience is often the sign of a fuzzy memory.
Re: Colorado Mule Deer [Re: rmp] #8461460 11/29/21 06:04 AM
Joined: Mar 2011
Posts: 1,228
J
JCO Offline
Pro Tracker
Offline
Pro Tracker
J
Joined: Mar 2011
Posts: 1,228
Love that part of the state. Doesn’t look like you had much to hide behind. Nice one. Congratulations.


NRA Life Member (Master of Poor Decisions)
Re: Colorado Mule Deer [Re: rmp] #8461574 11/29/21 01:52 PM
Joined: May 2006
Posts: 9,628
I
ILUVBIGBUCKS Online Content
THF Trophy Hunter
Online Content
THF Trophy Hunter
I
Joined: May 2006
Posts: 9,628
Heck of a nice buck! Congrats


High fence, low fence, no fence, it really doesn't matter as long as you're hunting!
Re: Colorado Mule Deer [Re: rmp] #8461700 11/29/21 03:24 PM
Joined: Nov 2012
Posts: 14,636
Q
QuitShootinYoungBucks Online Content
THF Celebrity
Online Content
THF Celebrity
Q
Joined: Nov 2012
Posts: 14,636
Great buck! Love the symmetry. Congratulations!


[Linked Image]

https://web.archive.org/web/20170223065011/http:/www.rrdvegas.com/silencer-cleaning.html
Re: Colorado Mule Deer [Re: rmp] #8461709 11/29/21 03:28 PM
Joined: Sep 2009
Posts: 2,111
R
Red Cloud Offline
Veteran Tracker
Offline
Veteran Tracker
R
Joined: Sep 2009
Posts: 2,111
Beautiful buck! I have spent some time in the Cortez area, usually the shots in SW Colorado are quite long. What were you shooting?

Re: Colorado Mule Deer [Re: rmp] #8461870 11/29/21 05:34 PM
Joined: Nov 2009
Posts: 65,347
N
NORML as can be Online Content
^^Cut the Cord^^
Online Content
^^Cut the Cord^^
N
Joined: Nov 2009
Posts: 65,347
Got a nice one up



(R-TX) .-- " TCNN CURL CRLB VFF OGI SNDL CGC TLRY "

_=====___=________==-

Re: Colorado Mule Deer [Re: rmp] #8461981 11/29/21 07:38 PM
Joined: Oct 2017
Posts: 1,161
B
Big8 Offline
Pro Tracker
Offline
Pro Tracker
B
Joined: Oct 2017
Posts: 1,161
Congrats! cheers

Re: Colorado Mule Deer [Re: rmp] #8462041 11/29/21 09:03 PM
Joined: Nov 2018
Posts: 622
K
Ktexas14 Online Content
Tracker
Online Content
Tracker
K
Joined: Nov 2018
Posts: 622
That is awesome. Great buck.

Re: Colorado Mule Deer [Re: JCO] #8462372 11/30/21 02:10 AM
Joined: Jan 2008
Posts: 363
R
rmp Offline OP
Bird Dog
OP Offline
Bird Dog
R
Joined: Jan 2008
Posts: 363
Originally Posted by JCO
Love that part of the state. Doesn’t look like you had much to hide behind. Nice one. Congratulations.


I sat behind a knee high sage bush that morning for about an hour and a half. Could not stand for about 3 minutes when I tried to get up whistle. Old man syndrome.


Jameson Peak Ranch
Trophy Whitetails
"Lets go hunt a BIG one."
Re: Colorado Mule Deer [Re: Red Cloud] #8462379 11/30/21 02:18 AM
Joined: Jan 2008
Posts: 363
R
rmp Offline OP
Bird Dog
OP Offline
Bird Dog
R
Joined: Jan 2008
Posts: 363
Originally Posted by Red Cloud
Beautiful buck! I have spent some time in the Cortez area, usually the shots in SW Colorado are quite long. What were you shooting?


Tika T3 in 300 Win Mag, 180 grain Hornady SST Leupold VX-3i CDS scope. I had a solid rest and plenty of time. Shot was 500 yards. Deer fell 10 yards from where I shot it and never moved. I am not a good shot but I am a believer in the CDS system.


Jameson Peak Ranch
Trophy Whitetails
"Lets go hunt a BIG one."
Re: Colorado Mule Deer [Re: rmp] #8462381 11/30/21 02:22 AM
Joined: May 2016
Posts: 168
E
ETXRaider Offline
Woodsman
Offline
Woodsman
E
Joined: May 2016
Posts: 168
Gorgeous deer. Outfitter?

Re: Colorado Mule Deer [Re: ETXRaider] #8462408 11/30/21 02:44 AM
Joined: Jan 2008
Posts: 363
R
rmp Offline OP
Bird Dog
OP Offline
Bird Dog
R
Joined: Jan 2008
Posts: 363
Originally Posted by ETXRaider
Gorgeous deer. Outfitter?


Land owner tag.


Jameson Peak Ranch
Trophy Whitetails
"Lets go hunt a BIG one."
Re: Colorado Mule Deer [Re: rmp] #8462736 11/30/21 03:38 PM
Joined: Jun 2012
Posts: 1,200
T
twdjr Offline
Pro Tracker
Offline
Pro Tracker
T
Joined: Jun 2012
Posts: 1,200
Nice deer, Congrats!

Page 1 of 2 1 2
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