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Re: Big Blacktails on this thread?
« Reply #510 on: November 08, 2018, 08:28:43 PM »
Rattled him in?

Ya. Great day in the woods.
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Re: Big Blacktails on this thread?
« Reply #511 on: November 08, 2018, 09:08:53 PM »
Sweet, Kodiak!
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Re: Big Blacktails on this thread?
« Reply #512 on: November 08, 2018, 11:22:08 PM »
Sweet buck.  Congrats!  How about a short story?  I see rattle antlers.....
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Re: Big Blacktails on this thread?
« Reply #513 on: November 20, 2018, 08:31:17 PM »
Ya I was able to rattle him in. I was actually hoping to get my buddies son on a xxl buck that was in the area. So I dropped them off glassed for about 30 minuets then headed into a cottonwood patch about a half mile away. I got on a good side hill trail with some good rubs. Started dragging a scent rag behind me and spraying every low hanging branch with ambush. Got to a nice spot where I could see about 50 yards. One quick rattling sequence, knelt down to take my pack off, glance down the trail and see a nice buck running directly to me nose on the ground. He ran into about 10-12 yards, maybe closer. Got a good frontal shot on him.  Happened so fast I could hardly believe it. Got a text from my buddy, “already? Seriously “ little luck with me that morning.
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Re: Big Blacktails on this thread?
« Reply #514 on: November 20, 2018, 10:23:02 PM »
Nice.  Short and sweet.  Super buck!

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Re: Big Blacktails on this thread?
« Reply #515 on: November 21, 2018, 03:25:49 AM »
Ya I was able to rattle him in. I was actually hoping to get my buddies son on a xxl buck that was in the area. So I dropped them off glassed for about 30 minuets then headed into a cottonwood patch about a half mile away. I got on a good side hill trail with some good rubs. Started dragging a scent rag behind me and spraying every low hanging branch with ambush. Got to a nice spot where I could see about 50 yards. One quick rattling sequence, knelt down to take my pack off, glance down the trail and see a nice buck running directly to me nose on the ground. He ran into about 10-12 yards, maybe closer. Got a good frontal shot on him.  Happened so fast I could hardly believe it. Got a text from my buddy, “already? Seriously “ little luck with me that morning.

What a perfect looking buck!  So, you didn’t plan for him to come running right at you is what your saying?  :chuckle:
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Re: Big Blacktails on this thread?
« Reply #516 on: November 22, 2018, 10:36:14 PM »
Got this one a few years back. He’s pretty big

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Re: Big Blacktails on this thread?
« Reply #517 on: November 22, 2018, 11:41:54 PM »
Whaddaya think guys?  Does that one qualify?   :chuckle: 
Musta been a beast!
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Re: Big Blacktails on this thread?
« Reply #518 on: November 23, 2018, 09:08:28 AM »
Ya I’d say that qualifies.😱

That’s a monster. Congratulations.
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Re: Big Blacktails on this thread?
« Reply #519 on: November 23, 2018, 09:46:39 AM »
Unless that's a cat door I would say that it qualifies. Incredible deer.

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Re: Big Blacktails on this thread?
« Reply #520 on: November 23, 2018, 11:05:00 AM »
Got this one a few years back. He’s pretty big
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Re: Big Blacktails on this thread?
« Reply #521 on: November 24, 2018, 07:55:28 PM »
That's a stud :tup:

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Re: Big Blacktails on this thread?
« Reply #522 on: November 24, 2018, 08:10:49 PM »
Blacktail from this year

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Re: Big Blacktails on this thread?
« Reply #523 on: November 24, 2018, 09:56:31 PM »
Holy Hannah!

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Re: Big Blacktails on this thread?
« Reply #524 on: November 26, 2018, 07:54:20 PM »
That's nice buck. Cool picture with the fire wood  :tup:

 

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