View Full Version : Swamp Buck

11-08-2014, 11:55 PM
Got this guy Nov 6th with my bow
He's a 9 pointer, he's got 6" bases

11-09-2014, 07:13 PM
Holy crap that buck is HUGE!!!! Any idea of weight?

11-10-2014, 10:20 AM
Had you seen him before and know he was around or did you just get shocked?

11-10-2014, 12:28 PM
Awesome! I'm just a tad jealous. Congrats on the monster.

11-10-2014, 01:42 PM
I haven't seen him before to my knowledge, But I have been passing on bucks on this property for a long time, might of saw him when he was young. This was the first shot I've taken out of this stand since 2002. I've hunted every year but haven't seen a mature deer from it since I got one back in 2002. He was bedded within 60 yards of me for two hours, both of us were unaware of each others presence. He stood up at 4pm I heard him start in my direction, spotted him in the cattails and took the 37 yard shot. I made a bad shot and hit him far back. I sat for a hour and crept out of there like a ninja. Found him the next morning he went about 80 yds from the shot. I weighed him with one of those Cabelas buck scales before field dressing him and it was 245lbs. It was sweet to break the dry spell of that stand. I was playing angry birds minutes before the shot, I'd rather by lucky then good!

11-11-2014, 10:15 AM
i bet that was a long hour and even longer night!
did you drink yourself to sleep? LOL
man, i would love to see one like that someday!

11-13-2014, 04:37 PM
That thing is a bruiser!!! I got to believe every bit of the weight for sure...........

11-14-2014, 09:12 AM
he prob lost at least 20lbs chasin women

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oh yea,very nice buck,congrats!!