User Gallery: Whitetail

The tale of the Come Back Buck Image

The tale of the Come Back Buck

The weather on the last day of the hunt was snowing and it was flying horizontal. I found my way to my original ground blind below my tree stand. This was a natural blind with heavy brush and natural camouflage , still affording me about 90% of the shots I could take from the tree… Continue Reading →

178" Kansas Whitetail Image

178" Kansas Whitetail

11/14/05 2:30 pm I climbed into my stand at 1:30 pm on Monday afternoon after waiting all morning for the wind to choose a steady direction. Thirty minutes later this beautiful eleven pointer walked into the oak grove to feed. I watched for half an hour as he browsed about and ate acorns at sixty… Continue Reading →

My first kill with my new Outback Image

My first kill with my new Outback

For Christmas 2005 my wife found a Mathews Outback on closeout and surprised me with a early Christmas gift. This doe is the first kill I made with my new Outback and the first one I did not have to track a hundred yards. This doe was taken on Christmas Eve in Louisville Kentucky at… Continue Reading →

Little Bitty doe Image

Little Bitty doe

This was my two week old Switchback XTs first kill! I was hunting on a buddies farm and was hoping for an opportunity at a nice doe. But the nice doe had stopped right behind a big branch that I couldnt shoot around and I was already drawn back, when this little doe appeared 18… Continue Reading →

Kick off the New Year right! Image

Kick off the New Year right!

After 8 years of QDMA hunting I finally shot my 1st Buck with my Mathews Mustang. I kicked off the New Year right when I shot him on New Years day around 4:15pm. He came in alone at 35 yards and provided me with a broadside shot, ran 45 yards stopped looked around and went… Continue Reading →

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28 Minutes

This buck was taken during the rut in Louisiana. On December 23, 2005 I finally got situated in my stand at 6:34 in the morning. At 7:02 I shot this buck only 19 steps from my setup. I have been bowhunting for 7 years and this is my first buck to shoot with my bow…. Continue Reading →

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two in a row

In this particular spot that I was hunting, I killed a similar 9 pointer last season in the same spot. I got to my stand early and saw deer right away. I was ready to shoot the first thing that I saw since I had little luck early in the year. I was just getting… Continue Reading →

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Jim Ciernia

After 10 days of hunting and countless number of opportunities on 2 1/2 year old bucks , a hot doe passed by at 20 yards and my adrenaline began to rise. A buck grunt brought me back to reality with the sighting of yet another 130 class buck on her trail. Just a few seconds… Continue Reading →

Corn feed Whitetail Image

Corn feed Whitetail

Shot this big boy during the early season with my LX. First buck I have ever shot with a bow, and this boy will be hanging on the wall! I love this stuff.

Best yet with a bow Image

Best yet with a bow

I was hunting a tree stand for hogs when this beautiful deer stepped out at 40 yds. We have heavy winds near the coast, so my comfort zone is only about 30 yds. I waited for the buck to come closer, and after 30 minutes he was at 12 yds when he finally presented a… Continue Reading →