I'm new to the forum, found this site while surfing the net. My name's Joe and I reside in Lompoc, CA. An Ag Inspector by day, I hunt, fish, hike, camp and enjoy my taxidermy hobby on the weekends. Just want to say Hello.
Thank you all for the warm welcome. The buck came from private property, feeding on Pinquito Beans. I saw to 4 ptrs that afternoon after getting this 3 pt! The lease is on Drum Canyon Rd. off Highway 246. It lies between Lompoc and Buellton. Many of the surrounding bean farms have converted to vineyards and have put up high fences so the deer and hog hunting isn't as good anymore the last couple of years.
How many of you out there keep a journal of your hunting trips or outings? I started to about 20 years ago and then moved them from a journal to a story that I will send out to my friends so that they can enjoy the time as well. I'll aslo put into the journal the scouting trips that go along with the hunts of limited or once in a lifetime hunts.
I have found that if you buy a small notebook that fits into your shirt pocket and take it with you when you head out is the...