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Gardner Quality Tag Success!
« on: November 18, 2020, 06:54:44 PM »
Yesterday after 17 straight days I was able to notch my tag on this absolutely beautiful buck!!






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Re: Gardner Quality Tag Success!
« Reply #1 on: November 18, 2020, 07:01:35 PM »
Very nice buck! Congrats
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Re: Gardner Quality Tag Success!
« Reply #2 on: November 18, 2020, 07:02:54 PM »
Great buck man congrats!
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Re: Gardner Quality Tag Success!
« Reply #3 on: November 18, 2020, 07:04:46 PM »
Congrats on an awesome buck! I was anxiously waiting to see what you’d put your tag on. And 17 days is impressive...  :brew:
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Re: Gardner Quality Tag Success!
« Reply #4 on: November 18, 2020, 07:06:05 PM »
FANTASTIC buck!
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Re: Gardner Quality Tag Success!
« Reply #5 on: November 18, 2020, 07:06:34 PM »
Congrats awesome buck

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Re: Gardner Quality Tag Success!
« Reply #6 on: November 18, 2020, 07:08:36 PM »
Great buck. Well done 17 days is some serious dedication.
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Re: Gardner Quality Tag Success!
« Reply #7 on: November 18, 2020, 07:08:49 PM »
That’s awesome being able to hunt 17 and punch your tag on a stud buck! Congrats :tup:
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Re: Gardner Quality Tag Success!
« Reply #8 on: November 18, 2020, 07:18:04 PM »
That’s a great buck!!! Congrats!!!

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Re: Gardner Quality Tag Success!
« Reply #9 on: November 18, 2020, 07:22:02 PM »
Sweet buck!

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Re: Gardner Quality Tag Success!
« Reply #10 on: November 18, 2020, 07:23:22 PM »
 :yeah: what they said

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Re: Gardner Quality Tag Success!
« Reply #11 on: November 18, 2020, 07:26:51 PM »
Stud buck! Congrats!
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Re: Gardner Quality Tag Success!
« Reply #12 on: November 18, 2020, 07:32:33 PM »
It takes hard work to stay after it for 17 days.  Dealing with the emotional ups and downs.  Persistence and emotional resilience paid off.  Great buck!
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Re: Gardner Quality Tag Success!
« Reply #13 on: November 18, 2020, 07:32:58 PM »
Awesome buck! Congrats  :tup:
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Re: Gardner Quality Tag Success!
« Reply #14 on: November 18, 2020, 07:35:41 PM »
Oh heck yes! Congrats on a great buck
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Re: Gardner Quality Tag Success!
« Reply #15 on: November 18, 2020, 07:43:22 PM »
 :tup: :tup: :tup:

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Re: Gardner Quality Tag Success!
« Reply #16 on: November 18, 2020, 07:46:57 PM »
Nice buck.   congrats!

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Re: Gardner Quality Tag Success!
« Reply #17 on: November 18, 2020, 08:00:00 PM »
As others have said; 17 days in a row...is a CRAZY long time to stay focused!  You must've  passed up a lot of decent bucks to wait for that one.  Great job staying with it!
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Re: Gardner Quality Tag Success!
« Reply #18 on: November 18, 2020, 08:01:35 PM »
What a gorgeous buck, well worth waiting 17 days for and who knows how many years before you drew the tag. 

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Re: Gardner Quality Tag Success!
« Reply #19 on: November 18, 2020, 08:05:08 PM »
That is a Beautiful Buck! Congratulations.

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Re: Gardner Quality Tag Success!
« Reply #20 on: November 18, 2020, 08:06:55 PM »
That’s an absolute stud
Nice job

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Re: Gardner Quality Tag Success!
« Reply #21 on: November 18, 2020, 08:09:54 PM »
Beautiful buck! Congrats!
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Re: Gardner Quality Tag Success!
« Reply #22 on: November 18, 2020, 08:18:54 PM »
Damn nice buck! Congrats!

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Re: Gardner Quality Tag Success!
« Reply #23 on: November 18, 2020, 08:39:48 PM »
Nice congrats

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Re: Gardner Quality Tag Success!
« Reply #24 on: November 18, 2020, 09:20:07 PM »
Great effort.  Nice buck!
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Re: Gardner Quality Tag Success!
« Reply #25 on: November 18, 2020, 09:53:49 PM »
Great buck!

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Re: Gardner Quality Tag Success!
« Reply #26 on: November 19, 2020, 05:00:21 AM »
Nice job Sir -thats a Dandy buck congrats!
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Re: Gardner Quality Tag Success!
« Reply #27 on: November 19, 2020, 05:17:14 AM »
Awesome buck!

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Re: Gardner Quality Tag Success!
« Reply #28 on: November 19, 2020, 05:38:31 AM »
Congrats on a fine buck!! Sounds like you put lots of time in on that bad boy!!

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Re: Gardner Quality Tag Success!
« Reply #29 on: November 19, 2020, 05:40:58 AM »
 :tup: congrats

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Re: Gardner Quality Tag Success!
« Reply #30 on: November 19, 2020, 05:49:38 AM »
That's a dandy! Way to get it done!
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Re: Gardner Quality Tag Success!
« Reply #31 on: November 19, 2020, 06:22:49 AM »
Endeavor to persevere! Congrats on a very nice buck!

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Re: Gardner Quality Tag Success!
« Reply #32 on: November 19, 2020, 06:25:58 AM »
Success is an understatement.  That is a real trophy.  Congratulations!  :tup:

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Re: Gardner Quality Tag Success!
« Reply #33 on: November 19, 2020, 08:27:33 AM »
Great buck !   :tup:

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Re: Gardner Quality Tag Success!
« Reply #34 on: November 19, 2020, 08:35:33 AM »
Wow.  Congrats!  :tup:
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Re: Gardner Quality Tag Success!
« Reply #35 on: November 19, 2020, 09:45:47 AM »
Wow, you earned that one! Congratulations. Gorgeous buck.

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Re: Gardner Quality Tag Success!
« Reply #36 on: November 19, 2020, 08:02:50 PM »
Thanks everyone so much! We absolutely hunted our butts off and it paid off big time!


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Re: Gardner Quality Tag Success!
« Reply #37 on: November 23, 2020, 07:44:34 PM »
Here are a few that I passed on earlier in the hunt.


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Re: Gardner Quality Tag Success!
« Reply #39 on: November 23, 2020, 08:41:57 PM »
Those are nice

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Re: Gardner Quality Tag Success!
« Reply #40 on: November 24, 2020, 10:49:15 AM »
What a best and you showed a lot of restrain those are all great bucks in my book

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« Reply #41 on: November 24, 2020, 01:37:32 PM »
Damn, good for you.  I think I might have the stones to pass on the first buck, but I never would have made it past the one in the snow.  My hunt would have been over...
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« Reply #42 on: November 24, 2020, 03:03:32 PM »
Love that buck and the color of his rack.

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Re: Gardner Quality Tag Success!
« Reply #43 on: November 24, 2020, 03:12:56 PM »
Great Buck!

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« Reply #44 on: November 24, 2020, 03:58:20 PM »
Congrats, and thank you for sharing the photos and experience with us!
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« Reply #45 on: November 24, 2020, 06:18:37 PM »
What a great buck! Congrats on a beautiful deer, love looking at him!

 


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