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Maine's Huge Bucks!!!

http://www.gameandfishmag.com/2010/09/30/hunting_whitetail-deer-hunting_...

http://www.facebook.com/NorthwindGuideService?ref=hl

http://www.themainehuntingguide.com/guides.html#11713

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Big Bucks

Back in the '80s and early '90s both my Dad and I were lucky enough to tag bucks large enough for us to qualify for the Maine Big Bucks Club which requires a buck to field dress at at least 200 pounds on a certified scale. My Dad's tipped the scales at 217 and mine was 225.

Also, I didn't notice any mention in any of those links of Maine's all-time heaviest buck which was taken in 1955 by a fella named Horace Hinkley and weighed 355 pounds on a certified scale (if memory serves me). Most sources say this is the 2nd largest whitetail buck ever recorded (dressed weight) with only a large Minnesota buck weighing in more, dressed (again, if my memory serves me).

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