collapse

Advertisement


Author Topic: The Goat  (Read 1554 times)

Offline boneaddict

  • Site Sponsor
  • Administrator
  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Legend
  • *****
  • Join Date: Mar 2007
  • Posts: 46327
  • Location: Selah, Washington
The Goat
« on: November 22, 2020, 04:40:06 PM »
The photo doesnt do these rocks justice.  I couldnt believe how easy it was for him to clear this rimrock wall


Offline Dan-o

  • Past Sponsor
  • Trade Count: (+15)
  • Explorer
  • *****
  • Join Date: Jul 2010
  • Posts: 12406
Re: The Goat
« Reply #1 on: November 22, 2020, 05:10:55 PM »
You post so many amazing pics, it's hard to believe you keep coming up with more uniquely cool photo's..... but you do.

Awesome.
Member:   Yakstrakgutp (or whatever we are)
I love the BFRO!!!
I wonder how many people will touch their nose to their screen trying to read this...

Offline boneaddict

  • Site Sponsor
  • Administrator
  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Legend
  • *****
  • Join Date: Mar 2007
  • Posts: 46327
  • Location: Selah, Washington
Re: The Goat
« Reply #2 on: November 22, 2020, 05:42:26 PM »
Thanks Dan-o

Online h20hunter

  • Global Moderator
  • Trade Count: (+11)
  • Explorer
  • *****
  • Join Date: Jan 2010
  • Posts: 19984
  • Location: Lake Stevens
Re: The Goat
« Reply #3 on: November 22, 2020, 05:45:07 PM »
That deer is a tank
 My assumption is there is a lot of horn considering how big it is in body.

Offline boneaddict

  • Site Sponsor
  • Administrator
  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Legend
  • *****
  • Join Date: Mar 2007
  • Posts: 46327
  • Location: Selah, Washington
Re: The Goat
« Reply #4 on: November 22, 2020, 05:53:34 PM »
He was trailing hard.  I assumed when he came to the rock, heíd turn and Iíd have my epic shot with the rock in the background. He didnít even pause, up and over. 

Offline sjhgraysage

  • Political Topics
  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Scout
  • ****
  • Join Date: Jun 2009
  • Posts: 300
  • Location: Spokane
Re: The Goat
« Reply #5 on: November 22, 2020, 06:33:07 PM »
Cool shot
Our mule deer are amazing animals

Offline pd

  • Trade Count: (+3)
  • Sourdough
  • *****
  • Join Date: Nov 2012
  • Posts: 2079
  • Location: Seattle?
Re: The Goat
« Reply #6 on: November 22, 2020, 06:37:41 PM »
To your main point: Deer (and elk) have such massive hind quarters, they easily have the torque to power up steep hills--we all know this.  In addition, they are actually quite capable rock climbers.  It is really amazing to watch them "slither up" rock slabs, or narrow paths in rock faces.  I agree with your comment--it is astounding how well they climb.

Or, maybe the possibility of breeding made him forget his fear, and do something silly?  We know that young men often do similar things.   :o
Si vis pacem, para bellum

Offline TVHunts

  • Past Sponsor
  • Trade Count: (+37)
  • Longhunter
  • *****
  • Join Date: Nov 2012
  • Posts: 968
  • Location: Marysville
  • Groups: NRA-RSO,RMEF,DU, Marysville Rifle Club
Re: The Goat
« Reply #7 on: November 22, 2020, 06:39:14 PM »
Wow!  What a photo!
MAGA

Offline Skyvalhunter

  • Washington For Wildlife
  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Explorer
  • ******
  • Join Date: Oct 2007
  • Posts: 14272
  • Location: The valley/Methow
Re: The Goat
« Reply #8 on: November 22, 2020, 07:15:56 PM »
Cool shot now that's a smart old buck

Offline Alchase

  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Explorer
  • ******
  • Join Date: Apr 2007
  • Posts: 16132
  • Location: Tinker AFB, OK
Re: The Goat
« Reply #9 on: November 22, 2020, 07:59:45 PM »
I always thought Muleys were have goat.
Nice shot Bone!
Only 2 defining forces sacrificed themselves for you:
The American Soldier and Jesus Christ. One died for your freedom, the other for your soul.

My rock,
He trains my hands for war and my fingers for battle.
Psalm 144.1

Offline snit

  • Trade Count: (+2)
  • Pilgrim
  • *
  • Join Date: Jan 2017
  • Posts: 38
  • Location: Wenatchee
Re: The Goat
« Reply #10 on: November 27, 2020, 06:27:44 PM »
That buck has stunning colors, not just the run-of-the-mill drab muley cape. It even appears he just had a bath, LOL! His coat (cape, hide, pelt, whatever we call it) really defines the natural camo that's intrinsically designed and evolved over the last 10,000 years.

 


* Advertisement

* Recent Topics

Letís see ur heavy pack out pics by vandeman17
[Today at 09:38:17 AM]


School me on wyoming by vandeman17
[Today at 09:36:12 AM]


Mute Swan by callturner
[Today at 09:30:51 AM]


Washington State Record Rocky by trophyhunt
[Today at 09:30:44 AM]


Pup update by 2MANY
[Today at 09:29:20 AM]


Trade/Co-op reloading stuff by jjness11
[Today at 09:23:42 AM]


WTB 32 ACP/7.65mm by HighlandLofts
[Today at 09:23:02 AM]


Post The Ammo/Reloading Supplies You Find In Stock Here! by Stein
[Today at 09:21:34 AM]


WTS: Kimber Montana 308, Kimber Subalpine 280, Tikka 6.5 SL, Bergara 300wm HMR by JeffRaines
[Today at 09:12:57 AM]


Through the Ice by Southpole
[Today at 09:12:40 AM]


Teach me about cooking Sturgeon by 2MANY
[Today at 09:08:07 AM]


Pass along, Full Draw Film Tour 1&2 by Drewski
[Today at 09:02:34 AM]


WTS, Two Quick Access Pistol Safes by Rem14
[Today at 08:52:35 AM]


FS Hornady 6mm Creedmoor Ammo by TNT
[Today at 08:42:58 AM]


WTS, reloading misc, pistol mags, other gun room stuff. by Rem14
[Today at 08:39:06 AM]


My Fastest Catch by Machias
[Today at 08:36:19 AM]


Lewis River Unit by b0bbyg
[Today at 08:31:52 AM]


Claiming residence in another state by luvmystang67
[Today at 08:31:23 AM]


A good night on the line by Machias
[Today at 08:30:18 AM]


posting pictures?? by KFhunter
[Today at 08:05:07 AM]