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Author Topic: Old gnarly Blacktail down Adventure (updated with Video)  (Read 8849 times)

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Re: Old gnarly Blacktail down Adventure (updated with Video)
« Reply #120 on: November 02, 2017, 08:36:40 PM »
That is one STUD blacktail buck! Congratulations on a true trophy! 🏆
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Re: Old gnarly Blacktail down Adventure (updated with Video)
« Reply #121 on: November 02, 2017, 09:09:20 PM »
Again, thanks for posting, especially fun to follow along with the newly attached video.

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Re: Old gnarly Blacktail down Adventure (updated with Video)
« Reply #122 on: November 02, 2017, 11:05:58 PM »
Great video - so cool to watch you work your way onto and off that mountain.   One hell of a hike!
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Re: Old gnarly Blacktail down Adventure (updated with Video)
« Reply #123 on: November 04, 2017, 08:28:08 AM »
Nice addition with the video. Hiking solo through blowdown timber after dark is no joke.👍🏼
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Re: Old gnarly Blacktail down Adventure (updated with Video)
« Reply #124 on: November 04, 2017, 04:07:37 PM »
Nice addition with the video. Hiking solo through blowdown timber after dark is no joke.👍🏼

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Re: Old gnarly Blacktail down Adventure (updated with finished mount)
« Reply #125 on: April 05, 2018, 09:02:09 AM »
Here are some pictures of the completed mount done by Fidalgo taxidermy.  Garth did a really nice job capturing the old buck character.  Had to use a mule deer body and custom mold the head as there was no mount that existed with those head dimensions  :chuckle:  Got to go with 3 nails to pick both of ours up together as they were finished at the same time.  It was a picture we had been wanting to get with both those bucks side by side
« Last Edit: April 05, 2018, 09:22:03 AM by skagitsteel »

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Re: Old gnarly Blacktail down Adventure (updated with Mount)
« Reply #126 on: April 05, 2018, 09:04:23 AM »
could someone rotate that first picture for me? thanks!

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Re: Old gnarly Blacktail down Adventure (updated with Video)
« Reply #127 on: April 05, 2018, 09:08:53 AM »
Nice  :drool: . Fidalgo does great work.
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Re: Old gnarly Blacktail down Adventure (updated with Video)
« Reply #128 on: April 05, 2018, 09:13:40 AM »
The mass on that toad !!!!!

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Re: Old gnarly Blacktail down Adventure (updated with Video)
« Reply #129 on: April 05, 2018, 10:11:00 AM »
Wholly crap nice buck
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Re: Old gnarly Blacktail down Adventure (updated with Video)
« Reply #130 on: April 05, 2018, 11:26:56 AM »
WOW incredible Buck! Love Fidalgo's work, have several mounts from them.  :tup:
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Re: Old gnarly Blacktail down Adventure (updated with Video)
« Reply #131 on: April 07, 2018, 12:19:52 AM »
As I said in 3 Nails post - I can't get over the size of the heads on those things.  Simply massive!  I saw eleven BT today down in Mason Co. - they all look like Chihauhuas compared to your buck.
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Re: Old gnarly Blacktail down Adventure (updated with Video)
« Reply #132 on: April 07, 2018, 09:47:20 AM »
Awesome Bucks!

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Re: Old gnarly Blacktail down Adventure (updated with Video)
« Reply #133 on: April 07, 2018, 07:32:26 PM »
Congrats!! What a toad!
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