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Old 10-02-2012, 06:32 PM
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Default Opening Day Success, first wall hanger, with pics !

My dad and I hunted on my grandpa's 100 acre farm on the morning of October 1. We are located in North East Indiana, Wells County to be exact. At about 8:15 two bucks came in, they put on quite a show staying within 20 yards of me for at least ten minutes. After some debate on whether to draw back on one or not I ended up shooting the bigger of the two bucks, and couldnt be happier. He is my 20th deer and biggest buck to date, in ten years of deer hunting. I shot him at twenty yards and the Rage Extreme teamed with my Mathews Z7 Magnum absolutely ate him up. He ran 40 yards and was DONE. I am thrilled I got to harvest this nice buck with my dad 150 yards down the fence row and got to enjoy the whole day with him, it was a day we won't forget! Thanks for reading guys
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Old 10-02-2012, 06:42 PM
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The best days of your life right there! Nice buck as well. Congrats!
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Old 10-02-2012, 07:17 PM
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Congrats Nothing better than memories made with the family
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Old 10-02-2012, 10:28 PM
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Congrats!!!!! Nice job!!!!! My son nailed his first deer ever on opening day here in Ohio. I know how special it is to share that moment!!!!!
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Old 10-02-2012, 10:33 PM
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Old 10-03-2012, 12:24 AM
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WTG!!!! Nice buck, great story...
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Old 10-03-2012, 12:30 AM
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Great buck. Always will be great memory for you.
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Old 10-03-2012, 03:22 AM
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Congrats! I went out as well on opening morning, however just a doe came in at about 100 yards...a little to far for a bow.
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Old 10-03-2012, 03:24 AM
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Awesome, and great your dad was there!
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Old 10-03-2012, 03:36 AM
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Congratulations on a fine buck sir!
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