I killed this 9 point buck the first day of blackpowder season here in VA, I have it at the taxidermy now, but I was wondering if any one who know about what it would score? it had a 22 3/4 inch spread.
140 is the round-about-figure that I have received from other people. I am gonna ask the guy whos mounting it for me to measure it. I figure he should know how to score it! Here is also a lil better picture to show the details better.
Wind is one of the most crucial variables in any kind of big game hunting. It helps level the playing field between a hunter with a scoped rifle and the game animals being hunted. This is not novel information. Any hunter who has consistent success in the field knows this. I have tried a couple different techniques for keeping track of the wind. Here are a couple.
The most simple and obvious is to just stay cognizant of it. It is amazing how slight of a breeze you can sense if you just pay...