I took this non-typical buck with a 36" outside spread on our place near Augusta Mt in Nov. 2004,My uncle took his buck about 45min. later on the same ridge.I saw some bigger bucks that day but none as unique as this one!
Awesome bucks. I too have some big bucks on the wall and would love to get something big and unique.
Just curious....was this a general tag? Draw tag? Private or public land? Mule deer seem to be on the decline, especially the big bucks. Would love to hear of people getting these class of deer on public land with a general tag but you just don't see it anymore.
First of all, if you haven't gone winter backpacking, it needs to happen in the near future. It puts a very unique twist on the summer version of the activity. Yes, it's cold but it's nothing that being prepared can't remedy. Beyond it's therapeutic and recreational value, I think it is a very good tool for the big game hunter as well. I don't think that you can spend too much time getting to know the ins and outs of the area that you hunt. And there is no better way to gain experience in...