Printer Friendly

Kaibab trophy.

On Sept. 10, 2008, the weather was perfect and in the low 70s. I was still-hunting when this buck jumped from its bed. He was only 30 yards away behind thick cover, and I could only see parts of him. I knelt down and spotted a small shooting lane about six inches wide by 12 inches high exposing his vitals. It was 2 p.m. when the arrow found its way into the buck's shoulder. The 33-yard shot was perfect and he only went about 60 yards. My Kaibab buck had a 28-inch outside antler spread.


Gary Hyatt, Hermosa Beach, Calif.
COPYRIGHT 2009 InterMedia Outdoors, Inc.
No portion of this article can be reproduced without the express written permission from the copyright holder.
Copyright 2009 Gale, Cengage Learning. All rights reserved.

Article Details
Printer friendly Cite/link Email Feedback
Title Annotation:SureShots
Author:Hyatt, Gary
Publication:Petersen's Bowhunting
Date:Sep 1, 2009
Previous Article:Public-land pronghorn.
Next Article:Mossy Oak's bowhunting corner.

Terms of use | Copyright © 2018 Farlex, Inc. | Feedback | For webmasters