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Forum: The Lodge   11-17-2007, 10:38 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,105
Posted By rockman57
OK I'll give this a whirl.Last year while doing...

OK I'll give this a whirl.Last year while doing the pre-season scouting thing I found a great spot down on a creek branch where this buck had a line of rubs and scrapes going down one side of the...
Forum: The Lodge   11-16-2007, 07:38 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 21,464
Posted By rockman57
I shot a little buck last week from a...

I shot a little buck last week from a ladderstand.It had a shooting rail which gave me a good steady rest for my rifle(daughter's hehehe)
I shook out some camo netting all the way around so if one...
Forum: The Lodge   11-16-2007, 07:22 PM
Replies: 6
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Views: 2,001
Posted By rockman57
Unless you hunt all day Morn.-Get in the stand...

Unless you hunt all day
Morn.-Get in the stand while it's still dark.
Eve.-Don't leave stand till after dark.
I took one last week at last light from a ladder stand.
Good Luck,
Rock
Forum: The Lodge   11-16-2007, 07:14 PM
Replies: 11
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Views: 3,026
Posted By rockman57
I stink oops I mean think this has gone far...

I stink oops I mean think this has gone far enoutgh.hehehe
I always give myself time for coffee and a good crap before I hit the woods.Now if I could just get my daughter to quit snoring I'd be in...
Forum: Rifle Hunting   11-16-2007, 07:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,655
Posted By rockman57
That has happened to me before so keep your chin...

That has happened to me before so keep your chin up and don't despair.The buzzards never lie.If it was a good buck they can lead you to your rack but if not the meats lost anyway.Last year I shot an...
Forum: Shotgun Hunting   11-16-2007, 06:46 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 25,768
Posted By rockman57
I started out my younger years shooting #1 Buck...

I started out my younger years shooting #1 Buck but back then we was huntin with dogs and the deer would most likely be haulin butt when it came by so I liked having more pellets to sling at them.Now...
Forum: Rifle Hunting   11-16-2007, 06:24 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,671
Posted By rockman57
One more thing.I always shot into or right behind...

One more thing.I always shot into or right behind the front shoulder as broadside as the deer will get for me.If slightly angling away go right behind and if angled while coming towards you then...
Forum: Rifle Hunting   11-16-2007, 06:18 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,671
Posted By rockman57
110yd shot in the woods?Man I'd love to see them...

110yd shot in the woods?Man I'd love to see them woods firsthand.Ill bet theys prettier than a spotted pup.Personally I'd go with the 243 but thats because I've taken about 6 deer over the last four...
Forum: Rifle Hunting   11-16-2007, 06:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,503
Posted By rockman57
Does a 12" spike from Texas count?Everythings big...

Does a 12" spike from Texas count?Everythings big in Texas.hehehe
Thats the only deer I saw and I harvested it gladly.The county limit allows us one buck over 13" inside spread and one buck with at...
Forum: Rifle Hunting   11-16-2007, 06:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,856
Posted By rockman57
Personally I would be sittin spot two till the...

Personally I would be sittin spot two till the bloody end-no pun intended.The great sign your seeing in the clearing could be happening at night.Do you have a doe tag this year?May have to think out...
Forum: Rifle Hunting   11-16-2007, 05:48 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 18,081
Posted By rockman57
Welcome from Texas.Like the fellers above I have...

Welcome from Texas.Like the fellers above I have never had deer blood smeared on me or had to eat raw deer innerds.I have seen a few newbies who fell for that gag though.Last year when I came back to...
Forum: Rifle Hunting   11-16-2007, 05:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 47,550
Posted By rockman57
243 between these two choices.I took a 3 year old...

243 between these two choices.I took a 3 year old spike the first week of this season with my daughters Rem 600 243 with 90grn corelocts.He went about 50yds luckily cause 50 more and he would have...
Forum: Rifle Hunting   10-25-2007, 06:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,086
Posted By rockman57
My Rem700 in 30-06 mainly because of the wide...

My Rem700 in 30-06 mainly because of the wide range of bullet weight choices in facrory ammo.I normally use the 150grn because it's a little flatter shooting than the 165 and 180 but when hunting the...
Forum: Rifle Hunting   10-20-2007, 02:14 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 58,182
Posted By rockman57
You can go to almost any manufacturer's website...

You can go to almost any manufacturer's website and look at the ballistics of a given load but I would be sure to test different ammo at the range for the most accurate in your specific rifle when...
Forum: Rifle Hunting   10-20-2007, 02:09 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,946
Posted By rockman57
I would be thinkin just the opposite.I use my...

I would be thinkin just the opposite.I use my daughters 243 in the woods all the time but if I was hunting the open spaces I'd choose the wife's flatter shooting and harder hitting 270.
Forum: Rifle Hunting   10-20-2007, 02:03 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,373
Posted By rockman57
I only have one scope on each rifle in the house...

I only have one scope on each rifle in the house but they are all variable power and can adjust to any situation I may encounter.Since I don't get to spend near as much time at the range as I'd like...
Forum: Rifle Hunting   10-20-2007, 01:58 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,077
Posted By rockman57
My wife says her 270 kicks but I don't think it...

My wife says her 270 kicks but I don't think it does.Go figure.
Forum: The Lodge   10-20-2007, 01:52 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 4,545
Posted By rockman57
If you don't get any rain try to find the bucks...

If you don't get any rain try to find the bucks rubline.He will have his route of travel marked with rubs on the side of trees.Early in the year they use this to rub the velvet off their horns and...
Forum: The Lodge   10-20-2007, 01:42 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 6,894
Posted By rockman57
Sounds like you will be spot and stalking...

Sounds like you will be spot and stalking maybe?The main thing there is good glass.This includes riflescope,binos and spotting scope.
Camo to fit your surroundings,
Good Luck
Rock
Forum: DHC Classifieds   10-10-2007, 08:23 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,544
Posted By rockman57
Hey, You might try posting it on...

Hey,
You might try posting it on ArcheryTalk.com
People sell a lot of used bows on that sight.Good Luck
Forum: Bow Hunting   10-05-2007, 07:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,891
Posted By rockman57
Opening Weekend Blues

Well guys I spent three hunts sitting in the woods awful lonely.Not a single deer came to visit.Alas the moon was so full all night you could hardly tell when shooting hours were over.If it weren't...
Forum: Shotgun Hunting   10-05-2007, 07:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,710
Posted By rockman57
Thumbs up The Three Bears Story comes to mind.Creep in...

The Three Bears Story comes to mind.Creep in there and go to sleep in their bed and when poppa bear shows up it's on man.hehehe j/k
If your going to be outside the bedding area on a place this small...
Forum: Rifle Hunting   09-17-2007, 07:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,919
Posted By rockman57
We had a great time and the gurls had a...

We had a great time and the gurls had a sucessfull hunt.Both took antelope does.Yummie.Brother-in-law took two axis does.Yummie x 2.Posted a pic in my gallery will try to get more in there later.
Forum: Rifle Hunting   09-12-2007, 07:25 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,423
Posted By rockman57
OK,Managed to post a pic in the gallery.Will try...

OK,Managed to post a pic in the gallery.Will try to add more of this hunt later.
Thanks,
Rock
Forum: Rifle Hunting   09-12-2007, 06:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,919
Posted By rockman57
Second Hunt of the Year

Taking the Gurls(Wife and Daughter) on a hunt to Rocksprings this coming weekend.They will be allowed to take an Exotic Doe apiece.Either an Axis,Fallow or a BlackBuck.Please wish them luck.Would be...
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