Go Back  HuntingNet.com Forums > Archery Forums > Bowhunting
 just how close and how far have you killed a deer >

just how close and how far have you killed a deer

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

just how close and how far have you killed a deer

Old 09-20-2008, 07:42 PM
  #1  
Giant Nontypical
Thread Starter
 
bigtim6656's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Posts: 6,867
Default just how close and how far have you killed a deer

just how close and how far have you killed a deer from both a tree stand and from the ground. say with a bow and a gun both
bigtim6656 is offline  
Old 09-20-2008, 07:43 PM
  #2  
Boone & Crockett
 
Rob/PA Bowyer's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 1998
Location: Hughesville, PA USA
Posts: 18,322
Default RE: just how close and how far have you killed a deer

Gun, who cares.

Bow, under the stand and 42 yards.
Rob/PA Bowyer is offline  
Old 09-20-2008, 07:49 PM
  #3  
Nontypical Buck
 
TexasBowHunter's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Texas
Posts: 2,363
Default RE: just how close and how far have you killed a deer

BOW: closest was 7 yds and farthest was about 35yds.
TexasBowHunter is offline  
Old 09-20-2008, 08:12 PM
  #4  
Nontypical Buck
 
KYDeerHunter03's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Northern Kentucky
Posts: 1,296
Default RE: just how close and how far have you killed a deer

Bow-closest was a deer at 10, farthest was a turkey at 20

Gun- Closest was 15 and farthest was 30
KYDeerHunter03 is offline  
Old 09-20-2008, 08:15 PM
  #5  
Nontypical Buck
 
Join Date: Feb 2003
Location: Spring Grove, Pa. USA
Posts: 2,120
Default RE: just how close and how far have you killed a deer

Bow: 10ft on the ground & 22yds stand

Rifle: 40yds & 80yds-both treestand
JimPic is offline  
Old 09-20-2008, 08:22 PM
  #6  
Spike
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: NW Indiana
Posts: 38
Default RE: just how close and how far have you killed a deer

Bow-35 yds closest & farthest standing in brush on a fence line

Gun-6 ft (20ga), sitting in a brush pile as he walked by
70yds (12ga) from a tree stand
BR44 is offline  
Old 09-20-2008, 08:29 PM
  #7  
Giant Nontypical
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: Jefferson County, Missouri
Posts: 7,684
Default RE: just how close and how far have you killed a deer

Bow- Took a shot today, at about 17 yards, but didn't recover her. (my I'm devistated thread)

closest with a gun- about 35 yards.
farthest with a gun- about 110 yards.
Rory/MO is offline  
Old 09-20-2008, 08:39 PM
  #8  
Nontypical Buck
 
MichiganWhitetails74's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Posts: 2,193
Default RE: just how close and how far have you killed a deer

Bow - 0 - 53 yards
H&R Shotgun - 20 - 213 yards

MichiganWhitetails74 is offline  
Old 09-20-2008, 08:47 PM
  #9  
Nontypical Buck
 
Oneshot7's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Wilmington NC
Posts: 4,919
Default RE: just how close and how far have you killed a deer

Bow- 8 yards and 17 yards
gun- 40 yards and 125 yards.
Oneshot7 is offline  
Old 09-20-2008, 09:05 PM
  #10  
Super Moderator
 
Cougar Mag's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2003
Location: Southeast Central Illinois USA
Posts: 6,969
Default RE: just how close and how far have you killed a deer

Bow only...........8 yards from the ground and 37 yds. treestand.
Cougar Mag is offline  

Quick Reply: just how close and how far have you killed a deer


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.