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Posted 04 November 2007 - 08:14 PM

I have just returned from 2 great days of deer hunting in SW Montana. This year I headed south with 4 tags in my pocket. As you have guessed from the title I tagged out. :P I won't bore you with the details but there are a couple of things about this hunt that made me really happy. The first is that my 4 deer were shot right around 100 yards on 4 differnet stalks. I like to sneak in as close as possible. Seems to make it more of a hunt for me especially when you are out in the open. The second thing was I only shot 4 times. Not being detected gives a guy lots of time to setup and wait for the perfect shot. The last one is kinda hard to explain but I'll give it a try. I had shot the 3 does the first day. The second day I hunted for a buck and by the end of the day I had passed on 5 or 6. I went out to a draw that can be really good or really bad. The wind was blowing but I was working my way into it. This draw has another that runs into it near the bottom. When I was almost to the point where the 2 meet the wind hit me and on it was the unmistakable smell of mulies. My nose rarely lets me down so I prepared my self and crept to the high point between the 2 draws. Sure enough there 5 or 6 deer in it. 2 of which where bucks. I passed on a 3 point and took this forky, who was just a little bigger, both in body and antler size. All in all a great time.

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Posted 04 November 2007 - 08:39 PM

Congratulations Mule deer good story and a great shot of a fine buck. Gotta love your high priced female model in that first pic. She is a real cutie.
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Posted 04 November 2007 - 09:06 PM

:thumbsup: Nice buck,MuleDeer. Way to go.

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Posted 04 November 2007 - 09:40 PM

very nice....congrats!
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Posted 04 November 2007 - 11:22 PM

Jack thanks for sharing the pictures and that sure is a nice buck.


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Posted 05 November 2007 - 07:38 AM

NIce buck jack!

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Posted 05 November 2007 - 07:39 AM

Verry nice Jack,verry nice!!!!!!!!! :thumbsup: ;) :)
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Posted 05 November 2007 - 07:40 AM

Cool, very cool Jack. Gotta love them mulies. Your helpers look great too. Thx for posting.


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Posted 05 November 2007 - 08:27 AM

Way to go Jack :)
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Posted 05 November 2007 - 08:52 AM

great buck jack....

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Posted 05 November 2007 - 09:25 AM

Yeah now that's what I'm after - congrats Muledeer! I mean Jack. :lol:
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Posted 05 November 2007 - 02:12 PM

Way to go!!

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Posted 05 November 2007 - 05:18 PM

:bigthumb: Very nice Jack.
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Posted 05 November 2007 - 07:33 PM

Very nice mulie there Jack and a very pretty little one posing to. Freezer has to be full.


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Posted 05 November 2007 - 08:07 PM

brow tines on a Mulie that's cool!!!

Very nice deer. Congratulations, Jack!!!!
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