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Offline ribka

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Ok, now what?
« on: January 18, 2018, 11:13:17 AM »
I helped a buddy find this deer in the breaks in Montana a few years ago. I saw him bedded down a 100 yards away across a deep canyon. Told him take shot. Boom never got up.

Took awhile to get him out. Thank God not raining or muddy. Some beautiful country in the breaks.

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Re: Ok, now what?
« Reply #1 on: January 18, 2018, 11:14:51 AM »
shot a decent whitetail same trip

Probably shouldn't talking about Montana on here :chuckle:


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Re: Ok, now what?
« Reply #2 on: January 18, 2018, 11:30:57 AM »
Ribka u have a pic of that buck up close?

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Re: Ok, now what?
« Reply #3 on: January 18, 2018, 11:34:23 AM »
Wow...steep is an understatement. Was a chore I bet to keep the deer from dragging you guys down the hill!
I felt like a one legged cat trying to bury a terd on a frozen pond!

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Re: Ok, now what?
« Reply #4 on: January 18, 2018, 11:38:59 AM »
Wow...steep is an understatement. Was a chore I bet to keep the deer from dragging you guys down the hill!

Used some ropes. Could only go up because there was water below with a very steep shoreline. Ive walked bucks I ve shot along lake shore lines in warm weather in past but was too deep drop off

See if I can find another pic.

First mule deer for friend. After he shot he started running around in circles he was so excited. Glad I let him shoot first.

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Re: Ok, now what?
« Reply #5 on: January 18, 2018, 12:08:38 PM »
cool pictures thanks for posting I used to hunt that stuff but haven't been back for a while

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Re: Ok, now what?
« Reply #6 on: January 18, 2018, 02:16:04 PM »
shot a decent whitetail same trip

Probably shouldn't talking about Montana on here :chuckle:

I'll NEVER hunt Montana.  Crazy expensive and there is no game at all.  Horrible place to hunt!

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Re: Ok, now what?
« Reply #7 on: January 18, 2018, 02:21:44 PM »
shot a decent whitetail same trip

Probably shouldn't talking about Montana on here :chuckle:

The body on that whitetail is huge!!! Or you've just gained weight since that picture.

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Cool pictures and sounds like quite the adventure getting the muley.
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Re: Ok, now what?
« Reply #8 on: January 18, 2018, 03:38:30 PM »
Thanks, great spotting

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Re: Ok, now what?
« Reply #9 on: January 18, 2018, 04:31:42 PM »
I'd have shot him.......

And then thought. "Now What????"

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