Go Back  HuntingNet.com Forums > Archery Forums > Bowhunting
 What was your first? >

What was your first?

Bowhunting Talk about the passion that is bowhunting. Share in the stories, pictures, tips, tactics and learn how to be a better bowhunter.

What was your first?

Old 11-14-2006, 04:04 PM
  #41  
Dominant Buck
Thread Starter
 
burniegoeasily's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2003
Location: land of the Lilliputians, In the state of insanity
Posts: 26,274
Default RE: What was your first?

That is awsome. I can only imagine the stories.
burniegoeasily is offline  
Old 11-14-2006, 04:06 PM
  #42  
Spike
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: Langdon, ND
Posts: 94
Default RE: What was your first?

My first was a doe at 8 yards she ran about 100 yards and fell over. I was shooting a bear kodiak @55#, a bear arrow rest, and the copper sights that came with the bow. Still have the bow today and it shoots pretty well.
sdmonster is offline  
Old 11-14-2006, 04:49 PM
  #43  
Nontypical Buck
 
MichaelHunsucker's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Missouri
Posts: 3,763
Default RE: What was your first?

I was lucky. My first bow kill was a 120" 12 pointer. I begain bow hunting shooting at everything i saw. I missed probably 5 does before i began target shooting daily until i was confident with my shot. I then held out for a mature buck. I shot it with a Buckmaster Ultramag Compound Bow.
MichaelHunsucker is offline  
Old 11-14-2006, 04:57 PM
  #44  
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: East central Illinois
Posts: 84
Default RE: What was your first?

My first bow kill was a button buck weighing 78lbs when I was 14 years old. Got lucky getting perfect shot at 34 yards.
Sphinx is offline  
Old 11-16-2006, 12:01 PM
  #45  
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location:
Posts: 38
Default RE: What was your first?

My first was a 2 year old 8-pointer. It was also the first time I ever rattled in a deer. He came right under my stand and it was about a 4 yard shot, not much of a challenge for my first bow kill!
jlm177 is offline  
Old 11-16-2006, 12:48 PM
  #46  
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: Alabama but live in Maryland
Posts: 438
Default RE: What was your first?

8 pointer got this yaer sept 16 2006.
ropedawg is offline  
Old 11-17-2006, 06:38 PM
  #47  
Spike
 
Kopfjaeger's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location: Northern IL.
Posts: 55
Default RE: What was your first?

1998 I shot my first deer, a 8 point buck using a Bear Bruin bow.
Kopfjaeger is offline  
Old 11-17-2006, 08:30 PM
  #48  
Nontypical Buck
 
bowman15's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2005
Location: Illinois
Posts: 1,608
Default RE: What was your first?

My first was a 9-point buck from the ground. First day of my second season, first time being in the state-park I hunted (and still hunt today). He walked within 12 yards of me, and I waited till he was about 17-yards (quartering away) before I released. He died right in front of me, about 35 yards or so. It only took a few seconds.

I shot him with a Darton Lightening Graphite, which I hunted with till just a couple weeks ago. I've got 5 deer so far and am more addicted to bowhunting than ever!
bowman15 is offline  

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off


Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information -

Copyright 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.