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Author Topic: 2019 Season: "It's not that bad guys, it only hurts if I walk on it"  (Read 11110 times)

Offline Karl Blanchard

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Re: 2019 Season: "It's not that bad guys, it only hurts if I walk on it"
« Reply #90 on: November 16, 2019, 06:43:38 AM »
It may not look like it but there is an unconscious human in there :chuckle:  0445 wake ups are hard when you're little  :chuckle:
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Re: 2019 Season: "It's not that bad guys, it only hurts if I walk on it"
« Reply #91 on: November 16, 2019, 07:51:39 AM »
Little foggy but do not despair, they are about!!!

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Re: 2019 Season: "It's not that bad guys, it only hurts if I walk on it"
« Reply #92 on: November 16, 2019, 07:57:36 AM »
Decent buck at my southeast corner right now

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Re: 2019 Season: "It's not that bad guys, it only hurts if I walk on it"
« Reply #93 on: November 16, 2019, 08:18:08 AM »
Decent buck at my southeast corner right now
chris is sneaking over to get eyes on now! Thank you for the heads up!
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Re: 2019 Season: "It's not that bad guys, it only hurts if I walk on it"
« Reply #94 on: November 16, 2019, 08:39:52 AM »
 :tup: Good read so far..some awesome animals... good luck on the next tag.

Nice to live vicariously through others since my season has been a disaster.  :chuckle: :'(

Glad to see Keegan kicking butt to... :tup:
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Re: 2019 Season: "It's not that bad guys, it only hurts if I walk on it"
« Reply #95 on: November 17, 2019, 11:03:10 AM »
Wind and rain has made the morning pretty dang unpleasant!  But Addison did a thing just a bit ago 8)
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Re: 2019 Season: "It's not that bad guys, it only hurts if I walk on it"
« Reply #96 on: November 17, 2019, 11:04:52 AM »
All smiles now
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Re: 2019 Season: "It's not that bad guys, it only hurts if I walk on it"
« Reply #97 on: November 17, 2019, 12:00:23 PM »
Well Bullblaster barely salvaged his reputation today! Zero deer moving in this downpour.  Chris decided to do a little push so we moved from our hay bail sanctuary and set the gun out for a prone shot as where they would come through was gonna be a medium range poke. 

Chris had barely left us when a doe came through. Sure enough, here comes a buck in hot pursuit! Addison got on the gun, found him through the very wet scope lenses, and got settled. I was able to stop him with a coyote howl and she torched one off. Hit wasn't perfect but it was good enough and he expired quickly! Took us a hot second to find him in the tall CRP but once we got him we made quick work of the knife stuff and got the heck out of the rain!
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Re: 2019 Season: "It's not that bad guys, it only hurts if I walk on it"
« Reply #98 on: November 17, 2019, 12:27:35 PM »
Well Done!  :tup:

Congratulations young lady!

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Re: 2019 Season: "It's not that bad guys, it only hurts if I walk on it"
« Reply #99 on: November 17, 2019, 12:40:37 PM »
So awesome, way to get er done Addison! Congrats!! You have become quite the provider. Your Whitetail is going to be tasty!

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Re: 2019 Season: "It's not that bad guys, it only hurts if I walk on it"
« Reply #100 on: November 18, 2019, 09:22:05 AM »
Awesome...
Thanks for sharing, Karl. A thread I look forward to every year.
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Re: 2019 Season: "It's not that bad guys, it only hurts if I walk on it"
« Reply #101 on: November 19, 2019, 06:16:49 PM »
Well Bullblaster barely salvaged his reputation today! Zero deer moving in this downpour.  Chris decided to do a little push so we moved from our hay bail sanctuary and set the gun out for a prone shot as where they would come through was gonna be a medium range poke. 

Chris had barely left us when a doe came through. Sure enough, here comes a buck in hot pursuit! Addison got on the gun, found him through the very wet scope lenses, and got settled. I was able to stop him with a coyote howl and she torched one off. Hit wasn't perfect but it was good enough and he expired quickly! Took us a hot second to find him in the tall CRP but once we got him we made quick work of the knife stuff and got the heck out of the rain!

Well done young lady!
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Re: 2019 Season: "It's not that bad guys, it only hurts if I walk on it"
« Reply #102 on: November 19, 2019, 07:15:56 PM »
Nice job pops and Addison!

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Re: 2019 Season: "It's not that bad guys, it only hurts if I walk on it"
« Reply #103 on: November 19, 2019, 07:21:31 PM »
Awesome job with the kids!   ohhh, and that Colorado buck is pretty ok too..   :)
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Re: 2019 Season: "It's not that bad guys, it only hurts if I walk on it"
« Reply #104 on: November 19, 2019, 07:28:59 PM »
Thanks for letting us tag along. Very fun to see your season and how it's unfolding.

 


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