HuntingNut
HuntingNut
   Login or Register
HomeCommunity ForumsPhoto AlbumsRegister
     
 

User Info

Welcome Anonymous


Membership:
Latest: wabaker1323
New Today: 0
New Yesterday: 0
Overall: 12770

People Online:
Members: 0
Visitors: 95
BOT: 0
Total: 95
Who Is Where:
 Visitors:
01: Home
02: Photo Albums
03: Your Account
04: Photo Albums
05: Home
06: Home
07: Forums
08: Home
09: Forums
10: Home
11: Forums
12: Home
13: Home
14: Forums
15: News
16: Photo Albums
17: Photo Albums
18: Forums
19: Forums
20: Home
21: Home
22: Forums
23: Forums
24: Forums
25: Your Account
26: Home
27: Forums
28: Forums
29: Home
30: Photo Albums
31: Home
32: Home
33: Home
34: Forums
35: Forums
36: Forums
37: Your Account
38: Home
39: Forums
40: Home
41: Forums
42: Forums
43: Forums
44: Home
45: Forums
46: Photo Albums
47: Home
48: Forums
49: Forums
50: Forums
51: Forums
52: Forums
53: Home
54: Forums
55: Forums
56: Forums
57: Forums
58: Forums
59: Home
60: Home
61: Photo Albums
62: Photo Albums
63: Your Account
64: Photo Albums
65: Home
66: Forums
67: Forums
68: Home
69: Forums
70: Forums
71: Forums
72: Home
73: Forums
74: Home
75: Forums
76: Your Account
77: Forums
78: Home
79: Forums
80: Forums
81: Forums
82: Home
83: Forums
84: Photo Albums
85: Home
86: Home
87: Home
88: Home
89: Photo Albums
90: Your Account
91: Home
92: Forums
93: Home
94: Forums
95: Home

Staff Online:

No staff members are online!
 

Coppermine Stats
Photo Albums
 Albums: 307
 Pictures: 2390
  · Views: 600963
  · Votes: 1312
  · Comments: 86
 

Support our Advertisers

My boy's antlerless Elk success
Big Game Hunting topics that dont fit other categories
Go to page 1, 2, 3  Next
Post new topic   Reply to topic   Printer Friendly Page    Forum Index » Big Game Hunting

View previous topic :: View next topic  
Author Message
DallanC
Site Admin
Site Admin


Joined: Jan 18, 2005
Posts: 3256
Location: Utah

PostPosted: Sun Oct 05, 2014 2:47 pm    Post subject: My boy's antlerless Elk success Reply with quote

I got lucky to have had a fun successful time with my boy this morning on a antlerless management hunt he had a tag. Got up, hiked into a spot we'd glassed elk, got lucky with some that crossed the opposing hillside at 340 yards. Got him set up on steadystix, patiently waiting for one to stop broadside then *bang!* He hit it great, the 160grn accubond out of his 7mm08 did crazy damage in there, it looked like a bomb went off.

Good times, big smiles all around. One more hunt and then I'm going to hibernate for a month... getting too old for this lol. Elk are just too big to manage easily. This one had to be around 550 to 600lbs on the hoof. Dropped it off to the butcher, they are too big to cut up at home.




-DallanC
Back to top
View user's profile Photo Gallery
shrpshtrjoe
Super Red Neck Member
Super Red Neck Member


Joined: Jan 26, 2005
Posts: 2954
Location: Maryland

PostPosted: Sun Oct 05, 2014 3:23 pm    Post subject: Re: My boy's antlerless Elk success Reply with quote

Outstanding Dallan.. Congrats to your boy .You guys are taking care of business Very Happy Very Happy .. Your gonna gain some weight this winter with all the game Laughing

_________________
"MOLON LABE"

P E T A
People Eating Tasty Animals
Back to top
View user's profile Photo Gallery
Elvis
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Jul 27, 2008
Posts: 8043
Location: south island New Zealand

PostPosted: Sun Oct 05, 2014 3:28 pm    Post subject: Re: My boy's antlerless Elk success Reply with quote

great stuff young fella!!!!
you must be a good guide Dallan, as you seem to find them for your wife n son without too much hassle.man your freezer is going to be working overtime.
that hide looks great, are you thinking of tanning it???

_________________
You shot it You pluck it !
Them who eats the most duck eats the most feathers!
Back to top
View user's profile
Pumpkinslinger
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Sep 22, 2007
Posts: 4607
Location: NC foothills

PostPosted: Sun Oct 05, 2014 3:42 pm    Post subject: Re: My boy's antlerless Elk success Reply with quote

Fantastic, and I am only moderately jealous!

_________________
Mike

"I ain't no better than anyone else, and there ain't no one better than me!" Ma Kettle

Back to top
View user's profile AIM Address Yahoo Messenger Photo Gallery
slimjim
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: May 16, 2009
Posts: 7963
Location: Fort Worth TX

PostPosted: Sun Oct 05, 2014 4:09 pm    Post subject: Re: My boy's antlerless Elk success Reply with quote

Congrats! Dallan, you making me green with envy! I hope I have 1/4 of the success that you and your family have had this hunting season. But don't stop on the account of me.

_________________
"To anger a conservative, lie to him. To anger a liberal, tell him the truth." - Theodore Roosevelt

"The world is a dangerous place to live; not because of the people who are evil, but because of the people who don't do anything about it." - Albert Einstein
Back to top
View user's profile
DallanC
Site Admin
Site Admin


Joined: Jan 18, 2005
Posts: 3256
Location: Utah

PostPosted: Sun Oct 05, 2014 6:35 pm    Post subject: Re: My boy's antlerless Elk success Reply with quote

Elvis wrote:
you must be a good guide Dallan, as you seem to find them for your wife n son without too much hassle.man your freezer is going to be working overtime

Its super stressful. I really do act like a guide, trying to get them on the animals... think of everything, do anything to get us an advantage. Some is luck, some planning... some of it like the elk aren't as difficult as you would think (his specific tag is for a specific private property with an overabundance of elk that damage that property). Doing a cow elk hunt in the national forest would be much harder.


-DallanC
Back to top
View user's profile Photo Gallery
Vince
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: May 25, 2005
Posts: 14264
Location: Brisbane AUSTRALIA

PostPosted: Mon Oct 06, 2014 3:01 am    Post subject: Re: My boy's antlerless Elk success Reply with quote

Once again your young fella has starred mate. Your family is hunting like champions this year Dallan. How long before you get your turn mate?

_________________
Cheers, Vince Cheers

Illegitimi non carborundum
(Never let the bastards grind you down)

Live simply. Love generously. Care deeply. Speak kindly. Leave the rest to God.

"Nulla Si Fa Senza Volonta."
(Without Commitment, Nothing Gets Done)
Back to top
View user's profile AIM Address MSN Messenger Yahoo Messenger Photo Gallery
DallanC
Site Admin
Site Admin


Joined: Jan 18, 2005
Posts: 3256
Location: Utah

PostPosted: Mon Oct 06, 2014 9:57 am    Post subject: Re: My boy's antlerless Elk success Reply with quote

Vince wrote:
How long before you get your turn mate?

Well this elk tag was offered to me, I told them to put my boys name on it. I only have 1 tag this year for deer, filled it a week or two ago with my muzzleloader at 70 yards. Decent sized meat buck is all, nothing fancy.


-DallanC
Back to top
View user's profile Photo Gallery
Ominivision1
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Sep 20, 2010
Posts: 2984
Location: Iowa

PostPosted: Mon Oct 06, 2014 1:47 pm    Post subject: Re: My boy's antlerless Elk success Reply with quote

Congrats to your son Dallan.

_________________
Regards

Limitations are but boundaries created inside our minds.
Back to top
View user's profile Photo Gallery
gelandangan
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: May 07, 2006
Posts: 6043
Location: Sydney Australia

PostPosted: Mon Oct 06, 2014 2:27 pm    Post subject: Re: My boy's antlerless Elk success Reply with quote

Thats a huge beast!

_________________
A straight line is the shortest distance between two points.
A smile is the shortest distance between two people.

The government I trust .. is my .45-70 Government.

Do - Not try!


gelandangan.weebly.com/
Back to top
View user's profile Visit poster's website
shrpshtrjoe
Super Red Neck Member
Super Red Neck Member


Joined: Jan 26, 2005
Posts: 2954
Location: Maryland

PostPosted: Mon Oct 06, 2014 2:49 pm    Post subject: Re: My boy's antlerless Elk success Reply with quote

DallanC wrote:


Well this elk tag was offered to me, I told them to put my boys name on it. I only have 1 tag this year for deer, filled it a week or two ago with my muzzleloader at 70 yards. Decent sized meat buck is all, nothing fancy.


-DallanC

Your a good man Dallan.. The time and the lessons your teaching him now will give him a life time of pleasure.. I'm so grateful my dad took the time to do the same with me..

_________________
"MOLON LABE"

P E T A
People Eating Tasty Animals
Back to top
View user's profile Photo Gallery
Vince
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: May 25, 2005
Posts: 14264
Location: Brisbane AUSTRALIA

PostPosted: Mon Oct 06, 2014 4:00 pm    Post subject: Re: My boy's antlerless Elk success Reply with quote

+1 on what Joe says Dallan.

_________________
Cheers, Vince Cheers

Illegitimi non carborundum
(Never let the bastards grind you down)

Live simply. Love generously. Care deeply. Speak kindly. Leave the rest to God.

"Nulla Si Fa Senza Volonta."
(Without Commitment, Nothing Gets Done)
Back to top
View user's profile AIM Address MSN Messenger Yahoo Messenger Photo Gallery
Elvis
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Jul 27, 2008
Posts: 8043
Location: south island New Zealand

PostPosted: Tue Oct 07, 2014 12:03 am    Post subject: Re: My boy's antlerless Elk success Reply with quote

+2 you are the man.

_________________
You shot it You pluck it !
Them who eats the most duck eats the most feathers!
Back to top
View user's profile
slimjim
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: May 16, 2009
Posts: 7963
Location: Fort Worth TX

PostPosted: Tue Oct 07, 2014 2:02 am    Post subject: Re: My boy's antlerless Elk success Reply with quote

DallanC wrote:
I only have 1 tag this year for deer, filled it a week or two ago with my muzzleloader at 70 yards. Decent sized meat buck is all, nothing fancy.

What, no picture?!?!? I for one would enjoy another picture illustrating your hunting success for this year.

_________________
"To anger a conservative, lie to him. To anger a liberal, tell him the truth." - Theodore Roosevelt

"The world is a dangerous place to live; not because of the people who are evil, but because of the people who don't do anything about it." - Albert Einstein
Back to top
View user's profile
Gil Martin
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Jan 28, 2005
Posts: 1757
Location: Schnecksville, PA

PostPosted: Tue Oct 07, 2014 10:44 am    Post subject: Re: My boy's antlerless Elk success Reply with quote

Very nice picture. Thanks for sharing. All the best...
Gil

_________________
Gil
Back to top
View user's profile
Display posts from previous:   
Post new topic   Reply to topic   Printer Friendly Page    Forum Index » Big Game Hunting
Page 1 of 3
All times are GMT - 7 Hours
Go to page 1, 2, 3  Next



Jump to:  


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum
You cannot attach files in this forum
You can download files in this forum


Advertisements
 


Valid CSS! Valid HTML 4.01!
Click to check if this page is realy HTML 4.01 compliant for speed :)

All logos and trademarks in this site are property of HuntingNut.com.
The comments are property of their posters, all the rest © 2011 by HuntingNut.com
Interactive software released under GNU GPL, Code Credits, Privacy Policy

.: Upgraded to DragonFly 9.2 by Dizfunkshunal :.