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Deery potter
« on: April 04, 2017, 07:12:15 PM »
Largest blacktail spike
20 1/2 length
8 3/4 base

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Re: Deery potter
« Reply #1 on: April 04, 2017, 07:24:47 PM »
Any reason why you say Blacktail?
Just tend your own and live.

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Re: Deery potter
« Reply #2 on: April 04, 2017, 07:35:53 PM »
Sure looks like a spike elk shed to me
You gonna draw those pistols or whistle Dixie?

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Re: Deery potter
« Reply #3 on: April 04, 2017, 07:38:31 PM »
I agree but I have never seen an elk in this  area in 25yrs of hunting this spot

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Re: Deery potter
« Reply #4 on: April 04, 2017, 07:44:33 PM »
Elk

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Re: Deery potter
« Reply #5 on: April 04, 2017, 07:46:24 PM »
Looks to me like the base is over 2" it's an elk sound to me like elk have moved into your spot  :tup:
You gonna draw those pistols or whistle Dixie?

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Re: Deery potter
« Reply #6 on: April 04, 2017, 07:51:53 PM »
Negative
Deer antler
8 3/4 circumference

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Re: Deery potter
« Reply #7 on: April 04, 2017, 07:55:42 PM »
The length says elk.
The color and location of the eyeguard says deer.

Interesting find.
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Re: Deery potter
« Reply #8 on: April 04, 2017, 07:59:02 PM »
Let's see some more angles!
Go hawks

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Re: Deery potter
« Reply #9 on: April 04, 2017, 08:09:41 PM »
I understand your disbelief I felt the same way.
It was my first find this spring only 3 inches protruded from the moss .   I lifted it up and it justkept coming. Believe me or not bit I saw a buck at least 150 in the general area 2 years ago

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Re: Deery potter
« Reply #10 on: April 04, 2017, 09:23:34 PM »
 :rolleyes:  Elk!!!


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Re: Deery potter
« Reply #11 on: April 04, 2017, 09:28:12 PM »
Elk!

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Re: Deery potter
« Reply #12 on: April 05, 2017, 05:17:00 AM »
Elk for sure.......

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Re: Deery potter
« Reply #13 on: April 05, 2017, 06:20:41 AM »
So the experts say elk .
How do you confirm the species of an antler (mule deer blacktail whitetail elk)?
I've spent quite a bit of time in this area and have never seen an elk or sign of an elk. I wish there were elk here it would save me some gas money. When I get time I'll try and find the other side.

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Re: Deery potter
« Reply #14 on: April 05, 2017, 07:09:41 AM »
The length says elk.
The color and location of the eyeguard says deer.

Interesting find.

 :yeah:

 

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