There are some brutes hanging out in all that bottom land, only problem is crossing paths with them. So much cover and so little time. I shot a decent boar that came trotting across the cotton field last Saturday right to the barn, had to put a cell call on hold. [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/grin.gif[/img] He probably would have gone around 225 - 250#. He did however have the hardware to do some serious infliction of pain under the right circumstances. After seeing one once that we thought was a yearling hefer, and another that cut across the road in front of my Dakota that was as tall as the hood, not much surprises me on their size, unless I am only feet away when they appear from the brush. And of course then we have gotten these
The top ones weren't weighed as our scale at the time wasn't big enough to handle them, the bottom two, which were both smaller than the top ones were weighed at 362# and 320# respectively. That second one came WAY too close to making minced meat out of me literally.
And here's one that would put the hurt on ya in a heart beat,
Hang a stand?? We mormally just sit in a short chair or on the top of the levee bout 150 to 165 yds out from that feed pen. It's wide open to both sides and stretches out to about 350 to the right and about 400 to the left. Evenings are the best time but the setting sun gets to be a pain at times. Sets right over that woodline. Still it offers a great oppurtunity for a hog. Course sitting up at the barn sippin a cold one does as well. [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/grin.gif[/img] [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/grin.gif[/img] Don't worry we wouldn't set ya out there all on your lonesome without some back up. [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/grin.gif[/img]