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My daughter's 1st antelope

Old 02-09-2024, 06:53 PM
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My 12 year old daughter had the good fortune to draw her 1st pronghorn antelope tag this past fall. We had a great time looking for speedgoats, but we weren't able to get out for the opener weekend, which made for a tougher hunt, but ultimately more rewarding.



I bumped the kids up this past fall from the venerable 22-250 to the 6.5 CM for a little more power. I decided to take the plunge and invest in Sig's BDX range finding bins, and scope, and so far am happy with the results. (I explain a little more of that in the video) We used 129 grain Barnes TSX bullets, and in the video you can see the results speak for themselves. I know many guys love to hate on the 6.5CM, but I really enjoy it, and we used it for around a dozen harvests this year, with nary a hiccup.



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Old 02-10-2024, 04:49 AM
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Very nice goat! Great smile after the shot Concrats!
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Old 02-12-2024, 06:22 PM
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I couldn't see the picture but congrats on a fun hunt with your daughter.
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Old 02-15-2024, 07:27 AM
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Congratulations to the young woman !
chasing those speedsters with a bow was probably my favourite hunt next to mulies.
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Old 02-20-2024, 05:28 PM
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Awesome shot! Congratulations to the young lady!
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