#1  
Old 10-24-2008, 08:24 PM
Flintlock1776's Avatar
Flintlock1776 Flintlock1776 is offline
Caribou
 
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: NJ
Posts: 569
Thumbs up My First Bow Buck

I just got washed and settled in after a successful hunt.

Tons of does as usual but then the bucks started to show up.

First one then another. Several 6 pointers! Too far away. They were starting to chase the does but not in full blown earnest yet but still fun to see.

I kept saying to them under my breath, "come closer, come closer".

Finally, one came in and turned broadside. 30 yards away.

Relax I told my self, TAKE YOUR TIME. I got my Hoyt Laser Tech bow up set the Hot Dot site right behind the front shoulder. I let the Carbon Express fly with the Magnus Stinger 100gr. Right into the bolier room and Down!!!


He went ZERO yards!

I have gotten tons of bucks and does with rifle over the years, tons of does with my bows but this was my first buck with a Bow!!

OK, it is not a big rack but I just felt I had to break the drought. Now that that is done, the butcher has him.

There are really, really, bigger bucks around here and that is my next goal but I accomplished my main goal this time out, to finally get a buck with a bow!

Whew!!! My first bow buck and the first time I ever shot a deer at over 20 yards with a bow!

__________________
Remember the 343

George Johnson, Ladder 157
Dan McWilliams, Ladder 157
Bily Eisengrien, Rescue 2Scott Strauss NYPD ESU
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 10-24-2008, 08:44 PM
firediver's Avatar
firediver firediver is offline
Musk Ox
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Carroll County, IL.
Posts: 1,096
Default

Excellent.....congrats!!!!
__________________
Why shoot on the last day what you wouldn't shoot on the first?

REAL PEOPLE.
REAL HUNTING.
REAL ADVENTURE.
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 10-25-2008, 10:40 AM
YorkArcher's Avatar
YorkArcher YorkArcher is offline
Musk Ox
 
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: Pennsylvania
Posts: 1,445
Default

Congrats bud!!!!

My first buck with a bow was a 6 point and it was last year!!!!

Great deer!!!!!
__________________
-----------------------------
PSE X Force SS
Elite Synergy
Slick Trick 85 grain
HHA Single Pin Sights
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 10-25-2008, 01:48 PM
Colorado Rick's Avatar
Colorado Rick Colorado Rick is offline
Bighorn
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Parker, CO
Posts: 1,892
Default

Well done man! Nice buck no matter what buddy! Woohoo!
__________________
Rick
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

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

Forum Jump