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12-02-2015, 11:50 AM
Replies: 21
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Posted By bristowboy_20

I keep almost every shed/dead head I find. I had...

I keep almost every shed/dead head I find. I had a small conversation about it with a CO one afternoon. The only time we're not allowed to take the antlers is if the animal still has usable meat on...
12-02-2015, 11:32 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 6,037
Posted By bristowboy_20

I just found out that Tim Friedman passed away in...

I just found out that Tim Friedman passed away in October. R.I.P.
11-28-2014, 09:54 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,117
Posted By bristowboy_20

I did move. This is a new spot and he's the first...

I did move. This is a new spot and he's the first buck I have seen on that public land. My first spot has big ones but I never saw any of them while I was hunting there. The new spot seems to be much...
11-28-2014, 05:51 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,117
Posted By bristowboy_20

Well I shot a nice one today and waited and...

Well I shot a nice one today and waited and waited.. Tracked blood for 3/4 of a mile before the blood trail stopped. I'm gonna attempt it again tomorrow to see if I can find him. That was a long way...
11-27-2014, 10:07 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,117
Posted By bristowboy_20

I still haven't seen a shooter buck! :( I see...

I still haven't seen a shooter buck! :( I see shooters every year but something is wrong this year. Lots of young does and young bucks but no mature bucks at all. I know they're here because I saw...
11-19-2014, 09:28 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,117
Posted By bristowboy_20

I was out with my nephew a couple days ago and...

I was out with my nephew a couple days ago and spotted a nice 8 pointer bedded down on the hillside across from us. We have trail cam photos of it so we know it's fairly young. We both decided not to...
11-16-2014, 08:02 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,117
Posted By bristowboy_20

I have been watching a set of twins that kept...

I have been watching a set of twins that kept showing up by my stand. They weren't afraid of me at all. This morning I got in my stand before daylight and I heard something walking immediately. As it...
11-15-2014, 09:23 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,117
Posted By bristowboy_20

I know guys that will shoot 80 yards with a good...

I know guys that will shoot 80 yards with a good crossbow. They do reach out farther than a compound bow. As for myself, I probably wouldn't shoot at something much farther than 50 yards with my...
11-10-2014, 08:03 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,117
Posted By bristowboy_20

Crap! I hope he survived too! Man that really...

Crap! I hope he survived too! Man that really sucks. =\ I would be disgusted. Lets hope you see him again to at least confirm he is still alive. The scope on my crossbow fell apart on me one day...
Forum: Bowhunting
11-05-2014, 08:54 PM
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Posted By bristowboy_20

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11-05-2014, 08:50 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,117
Posted By bristowboy_20

What do ya think? Made by an 80 inch deer?

What do ya think? Made by an 80 inch deer?
Forum: Bowhunting
11-02-2014, 10:46 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 721
Posted By bristowboy_20

Anyone heard of Marion Ray James?

He's one of the founders of Bowhunter magazine. I got lucky enough to meet him last year. He built a very nice home just a few miles from me. Pretty cool guy! He has a ton of stories and has several...
11-02-2014, 10:43 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,117
Posted By bristowboy_20

And for my own report, I found several new...

And for my own report, I found several new scrapes and rubs near my stand locations. All I saw today as far as animals were squirrels and a big raccoon up in a tree. I've been at it everyday. I see...
11-02-2014, 10:37 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,117
Posted By bristowboy_20

My nephew hung a trail cam in his hunting area...

My nephew hung a trail cam in his hunting area and a big scrape appeared in front of it with several really nice rubs. We took the trail cam home and discovered the battery had apparently died....
11-02-2014, 10:21 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,117
Posted By bristowboy_20

The wind pisses me off lol. I hunt on ridge tops...

The wind pisses me off lol. I hunt on ridge tops for the most part and you would think the wind would come from one general direction. I mean I hunt the highest points on these hills but the dang...
10-31-2014, 12:25 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,117
Posted By bristowboy_20

A big boy has been seen on the edge of a narrow...

A big boy has been seen on the edge of a narrow strip of woods I hunt. It's said to be a perfect 10 or 12 that will score 140+. The woods I hunt are not very big at all so I know he's around close....
10-25-2014, 09:43 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,117
Posted By bristowboy_20

Ive seen 2 bucks so far. Not what I'm looking for...

Ive seen 2 bucks so far. Not what I'm looking for though. It's still early and I still have plenty time. Rubs and scrapes are beginning to show up all over the place now:) As for does, I keep seeing...
10-14-2014, 12:44 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,117
Posted By bristowboy_20

I'm hoping for a few more people to show up! I'm...

I'm hoping for a few more people to show up! I'm gonna try my hardest to get a 130+ buck and there are plenty of them in my area. It might be time to send some pm's to the other teammates.
10-14-2014, 12:41 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,261
Posted By bristowboy_20

As far as I'm concerned, being a trophy hunter...

As far as I'm concerned, being a trophy hunter doesn't hurt anything. It gives younger bucks a chance to grow a little older. In my area there is a much greater number of does than there are bucks....
10-14-2014, 12:36 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,261
Posted By bristowboy_20

IMO: a mature animal is just an old animal. a...

IMO: a mature animal is just an old animal. a mature deer can have small antlers or large antlers.

Trophy hunters are looking for wallhangers.
Mature animal hunters pass up the younger deer for...
10-14-2014, 12:33 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,261
Posted By bristowboy_20

I read a lot of truly unbelievable things on this...

I read a lot of truly unbelievable things on this forum. That was just an example right?
10-11-2014, 05:09 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,117
Posted By bristowboy_20

Im on your team btw.

Im on your team btw.
10-11-2014, 05:06 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,117
Posted By bristowboy_20

Oh wow nice deer! Hope I get a shot at one like...

Oh wow nice deer! Hope I get a shot at one like that. I went out this evening and saw 3 does. One of them was a young one that was jumping and kicking and playing all the way around my stand. I let...
09-29-2014, 08:43 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,117
Posted By bristowboy_20

I'm in! Howdy lol. Our bow season here in Indiana...

I'm in! Howdy lol. Our bow season here in Indiana starts in 2 days and I have been seeing some big boys roaming around home here. I didn't want to miss the contest. I used to sign up for the firearm...
09-23-2014, 07:01 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,336
Posted By bristowboy_20

I'm available for a team. Southern Indiana here.

I'm available for a team. Southern Indiana here.
01-10-2014, 09:53 PM
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Posted By bristowboy_20

get it rescored by someone else lol.

get it rescored by someone else lol.
01-10-2014, 09:43 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,504
Posted By bristowboy_20

That's a really nice deer! I wish I could get one...

That's a really nice deer! I wish I could get one like that. Maybe someday. I've seen 160-170 class deer in the woods but they never EVER stop when I need them to. A couple years ago I could have...
01-10-2014, 05:38 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,504
Posted By bristowboy_20

Sometimes it's tough to judge a picture. Look at...

Sometimes it's tough to judge a picture. Look at this photo of Tim Beck's 305 inch giant. Its main beams are 29 6/8 and 30 4/8! It doesn't look that big by this photo at all, at least that's my...
01-10-2014, 05:34 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,773
Posted By bristowboy_20

I'm gonna get em. I heard my outside dogs howling...

I'm gonna get em. I heard my outside dogs howling earlier and I knew there were coyotes close. I stepped outside and there was a bunch of em howling just about 200 yards in front of the house.

We...
01-07-2014, 10:43 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,504
Posted By bristowboy_20

I'll just make a video of me measuring them...

I'll just make a video of me measuring them someday soon. It's really no big deal. But yes, 29 inches is no joke. 29 2/8 and 28 6/8. I used a cable and carefully ran the length of the beams from base...
01-07-2014, 03:36 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,504
Posted By bristowboy_20

Seriously you guys don't see it? I even missed a...

Seriously you guys don't see it? I even missed a circumference measurement that would have added 3 more inches. In one of these pics I have a G2 pressed against my shirt. I don't know what else to do...
01-06-2014, 07:37 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,504
Posted By bristowboy_20

OK done. The smaller rack scored in at 130...

OK done.

The smaller rack scored in at 130 and change gross. That is one of the biggest bucks I have personally shot. I added it to the picture to compare with the other one.

The big one came...
01-06-2014, 04:31 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,159
Posted By bristowboy_20

LOL. Nah they didn't. After our bad run-in...

LOL. Nah they didn't.

After our bad run-in with EHD no one saw the big buck anymore. I asked a guy who lived in the area if I could search for dead deer but he declined. He said he could smell...
01-06-2014, 04:25 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,504
Posted By bristowboy_20

6 inches?? The shortest tine (not counting the...

6 inches?? The shortest tine (not counting the broken brow) is 5 lol. The longest is actually 10 6/8. There is only that one tine that is less than 6. I just measured the greatest spread on the...
01-06-2014, 03:57 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,773
Posted By bristowboy_20

Damn man. Sorry about your dog. I have two dogs...

Damn man. Sorry about your dog. I have two dogs outside myself. I guess I'm just gonna have to take a couple of them out. I'll try here in a couple days. It's too cold for me right now.

Thanks...
01-05-2014, 09:04 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,773
Posted By bristowboy_20

Coyote Problems?

Is there any way that I could run a couple packs of coyotes off my hunting property without using lethal methods and without scaring the deer?

I was out one evening on the ground with my crossbow...
01-05-2014, 03:17 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,673
Posted By bristowboy_20

I woke up early that morning and saw the text on...

I woke up early that morning and saw the text on my phone. *Big Buck Down!* is what it said. I told him to come get me and I would help him get it out of the woods. About 20 minutes later we were...
01-05-2014, 03:11 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,504
Posted By bristowboy_20

Good guesses! I ended up scoring him @ around...

Good guesses! I ended up scoring him @ around 141. It's a massive rack. I ended up putting the sheds on a fake skull from Gander Mountain.
01-05-2014, 02:18 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,159
Posted By bristowboy_20

Wow, looking back at these older posts... There...

Wow, looking back at these older posts... There was a lot of hate going on. In my defense, I am still sticking with my stories. I'm a little older now but the truth of the stories I have brought to...
01-04-2014, 09:26 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,766
Posted By bristowboy_20

I wish I could have helped out but I only had two...

I wish I could have helped out but I only had two encounters with shooter bucks this year and neither of them presented a shot. I have helped teams in the past! I just couldn't get it done. Maybe...
11-24-2013, 12:14 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,766
Posted By bristowboy_20

awesome man

awesome man
11-22-2013, 06:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 674
Posted By bristowboy_20

+1. I agreeeeeeee

+1. I agreeeeeeee
11-21-2013, 06:13 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,476
Posted By bristowboy_20

I do not use a harness. Years of climbing up and...

I do not use a harness. Years of climbing up and down ladders while working on Construction jobs has taught me a thing or two about safety without the use of a harness. Accidents can happen to...
11-18-2013, 06:23 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,766
Posted By bristowboy_20

Congrats on that deer =]

Congrats on that deer =]
11-17-2013, 02:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 408
Posted By bristowboy_20

****urgent weather alert for indiana, and illinois!!!!!****

The National Weather Service has issued a HIGH risk day for tornadoes.

There will be several VIOLENT tornadoes today.

I am extremely worried about this because the rain is supposed to end...
11-16-2013, 05:57 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,673
Posted By bristowboy_20

Big 8 Pointer Down in Indiana!

My nephew shot this buck this morning. He weighed 165 dressed.

HE SAID HE HESITATED ON SHOOTING! He was pondering whether it was big enough or not lol. Last time he shot a buck was like 9 years...
11-10-2013, 08:13 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,766
Posted By bristowboy_20

Saw a monster 10 point today @ 15 yards. Didn't...

Saw a monster 10 point today @ 15 yards. Didn't have a shot on him. Gun season starts Saturday! Maybe I'll see him again
11-09-2013, 06:51 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,766
Posted By bristowboy_20

You want a name?? Team Blood Trail

You want a name??

Team Blood Trail
11-09-2013, 06:45 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,766
Posted By bristowboy_20

I am a multi-weapon hunter. I hunt archery season...

I am a multi-weapon hunter. I hunt archery season and firearm season. Firearm season starts next Saturday here. ANYWAYS I was sitting on the ground Thursday. I had about 45 minutes to hunt before...
10-13-2013, 06:06 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,504
Posted By bristowboy_20

What would the buck that dropped these have scored?

Just wondering. The main beams are both 29 inches.
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