Got my first deer this year. :smile: So for me, it was a great deer season . Saw quite a bit of deer second weekend, but I got this deer on the bonus season in northern MO. After that, visited relatives in Iowa and got another deer there.
This is my second trip to nw Missouri. 2002 season with a 205lb 8 pt 18 in spread and 1 122 lb doe. 2003 season 187 lb. 8 pt 19 in spread and 11 in g-2 g-3 and 1 doe 134lb, 143 lb doe. unbelievable. got real spoiled from hunting NH. we have deer , but there is more of them in missouri
There is something about the look and feel of a bolt action rifle with a walnut stock that pleases me. Call me old fashioned, but the character of the rifle I choose to own is equally as important to me as how that rifle performs.
I’ll be the first to admit that the lack of weight in a carbon fiber stock is awfully nice when chasing elk in high country and that any synthetic could help a bit when mother natured decides to rain on your parade. My own preference, however, is to...