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 Post subject: Old Photo, mule deer
PostPosted: Mon May 20, 2019 6:24 am 

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Well, considering that the youngster perched on the truck is now 32 years old, bigger and stronger than me... This was a few years back. 1996 I think. An Okanogan County mule deer I shot with a traditional 50 Cal muzzleloader. Good times! Just found the old photo at Dad's house. Image

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PostPosted: Mon May 20, 2019 7:15 am 

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Great picture Guy! That is danged cool buddy!

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PostPosted: Mon May 20, 2019 7:52 am 

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Yes sir, neat picture Guy. Always like seeing the older hunting photos.


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The memories are priceless. Great picture, Guy.

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PostPosted: Mon May 20, 2019 9:22 am 

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how novel, I was actually able to log on today and just in time too say

Very nice Guy. Love it Nice shot, great memories


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PostPosted: Mon May 20, 2019 10:56 am 

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Great picture Guy, thanks for sharing.. The only thing more valuable than such photos are those events stored in our personal memory banks.. (y)

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PostPosted: Mon May 20, 2019 7:43 pm 

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Priceless photo Guy. Bet it brought a flood of memories out.
Well done!
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Very nice!


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PostPosted: Mon May 20, 2019 9:20 pm 

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Great picture, Guy! Very nice buck harvested with a muzzleloader, excellent.


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PostPosted: Tue May 21, 2019 12:56 am 

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Very nice picture.

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Very cool Guy. Brings back a few memories.

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PostPosted: Tue May 21, 2019 4:37 pm 

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Very cool Guy. Brings back a few memories.

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Show em that antelope hunting picture from 1941 Jim! HA!!!! :mrgreen:

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PostPosted: Tue May 21, 2019 6:53 pm 

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I was talking to an older rancher in Wyo who said antelope were best eating when you took them in June. Sure different from 50 years ago!

June is fawning season.


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PostPosted: Tue Jun 11, 2019 1:21 pm 

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Nice old photo and wouldn’t you like to go back ?


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PostPosted: Tue Jun 11, 2019 5:24 pm 

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1100 Remington Man wrote:
Nice old photo and wouldn’t you like to go back ?


Of course I would.

I'm 63 now, was 38/39, strong and fast as all get out back in 1995. Honestly, at that point I wasn't long out of the Marines and could still run an 18:30 three mile, and benchpress 315 pounds.

Not anymore. :)

The good news is that that little boy is now in his 30's and we are closer than ever. He's grown into a fine young man. This one doesn't share my love of hunting, but is up for a fishing trip anytime and enjoys shooting & 4 wheel drive camping trips. He's a good guy and I'm proud of him.

This buck's rack actually looks a lot better in person. Kind of narrow, but thick and gnarly. I wonder what he'd have looked like given another few years? That traditional 50 cal muzzle loader really hammered him!

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PostPosted: Tue Jun 11, 2019 7:47 pm 

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Guy Miner wrote:
1100 Remington Man wrote:
Nice old photo and wouldn’t you like to go back ?


Of course I would.

I'm 63 now, was 38/39, strong and fast as all get out back in 1995. Honestly, at that point I wasn't long out of the Marines and could still run an 18:30 three mile, and benchpress 315 pounds.

Not anymore. :)

The good news is that that little boy is now in his 30's and we are closer than ever. He's grown into a fine young man. This one doesn't share my love of hunting, but is up for a fishing trip anytime and enjoys shooting & 4 wheel drive camping trips. He's a good guy and I'm proud of him.

This buck's rack actually looks a lot better in person. Kind of narrow, but thick and gnarly. I wonder what he'd have looked like given another few years? That traditional 50 cal muzzle loader really hammered him!

Guy


I think I ran my first 18:00 3 miler around 96.... I was a running machine trying to get away from my DI’s though :lol:

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PostPosted: Tue Jun 11, 2019 7:54 pm 

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Very Cool Guy! I much younger guy too lol....... Still the same person though, you do seem to get better animals with age though!

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