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Unread 09-18-2012, 11:27 AM
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Re: anyone else planning there first antelope hunt

Nice goat, I hope I am so lucky in 2 weeks
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    Yes, Jack did have it right..
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    Unread 09-19-2012, 09:49 PM
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    I'm heading out on my first "speed goat" trip tomorrow. I drew a non-resident "Utah 5048 - SW Desert" tag and will be hunting with Charlier Leeder.

    Success! Missed a really nice buck which we had hiked over mile (up hill!) to get setup for. It busted us, forcing me to take a 400 yard shot while out of breath and not setup as well as I'd have liked. Oh well.

    We spotted this one with a couple of females about 700 yards away. It was on top of a ridge and spotted us immediately and went on high alert. We sat down under a tree and watched it, hoping it would drop back over the ridge and give us a chance to sneak up on it. What did it do? It trotted right towards us watching us the entire time! I setup for the shot and finally dropped it at about 250 yards in self defense!


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    Success! Missed a really nice buck which we had hiked over mile (up hill!) to get setup for. It busted us, forcing me to take a 400 yard shot while out of breath and not setup as well as I'd have liked. Oh well.

    We spotted this one with a couple of females about 700 yards away. It was on top of a ridge and spotted us immediately and went on high alert. We sat down under a tree and watched it, hoping it would drop back over the ridge and give us a chance to sneak up on it. What did it do? It trotted right towards us watching us the entire time! I setup for the shot and finally dropped it at about 250 yards in self defense!


    Very nice job! Also good job w/pic of you w/ your goat. Alot of times guys don't put time into making photos look good. If it wasn't for the blood on mouth you'd think you were holding alive buck down.

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    Re: anyone else planning there first antelope hunt

    awesome, what caliber where you using?
    Congrats, great goat, I will be in Wyoming Oct5th and CO Oct 10 for goats, cant wait
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    awesome, what caliber where you using?
    Congrats, great goat, I will be in Wyoming Oct5th and CO Oct 10 for goats, cant wait
    7-08 Ackley Improved, shooting 140g Northforks. First game I've taken with Northforks and it was utterly devestating.
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    that i cool, I have never shot those, congrats on a great goat!
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