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Forum: Public Hunting Opportunities 08-09-2018, 04:54 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,071
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
I hunt alone with the exception of my wife or...

I hunt alone with the exception of my wife or children. Most guys I know "hunt" to drink beer, blaring music and hang around a fire until a drunken stupper in their camo. 5 AM rolls around and they...
Forum: Around the Campfire 08-08-2018, 08:41 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,061
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
Nice gesture on both.

Nice gesture on both.
Forum: Game Management/Age & Score/Trailcam Pics 08-03-2018, 03:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 905
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
Have not seen any in my area. May be a regional...

Have not seen any in my area. May be a regional thing. You could build one similar for cheaper if you have a table saw and are handy with a tape and have a Saturday free.
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 08-03-2018, 10:21 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,394
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
Yes sir that is the next step. Some one told me...

Yes sir that is the next step. Some one told me to mix diesel and old motor oil and apply with a pump weed sprayer. Gonna try that out this weekend.
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 07-31-2018, 10:16 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,394
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
Thanks for the kind words. I’m seeing a ton of...

Thanks for the kind words. I’m seeing a ton of mule deer with a few whitetail. Feeder are going to be placed soon and we will see what this land has to offer!
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 07-31-2018, 05:50 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,394
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
Thanks. I salvaged those from this same...

Thanks. I salvaged those from this same structure. They got that 1940ís / 1950ís look.
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 07-31-2018, 05:43 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,394
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
Thanks. This ranch is about 300 acres of rolling...

Thanks. This ranch is about 300 acres of rolling plains w steep canyon escarpments. I got 6 black heifers for now that are about 6 months old.
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 07-31-2018, 01:19 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,394
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
Cattle have returned to the ranch!

Cattle have returned to the ranch!
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 07-31-2018, 01:15 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,394
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
Got this project finished up enough for practical...

Got this project finished up enough for practical use. It is very satisfying being able to take something that was about to collapse and turn it around for my family to enjoy and see for many more...
Forum: Around the Campfire 07-23-2018, 12:47 PM
Replies: 302
Views: 9,134
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
Justified. The guy shot violently pushed the...

Justified. The guy shot violently pushed the shooter to the ground and was basically asking for someone to out thug him. I'm also assuming the the shooter has a lot more knowledge of the caliber...
Forum: Around the Campfire 07-23-2018, 12:34 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,355
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
I've come across 2 so far this summer in the...

I've come across 2 so far this summer in the Panhandle. Ours look a little different though.
Forum: Around the Campfire 07-09-2018, 10:55 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,526
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
Model 1897 12 gauge with the slam fire option? ...

Model 1897 12 gauge with the slam fire option? We have one in my family as well.
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-31-2018, 10:49 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 302
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
I had a Mercury 150 and I bought the oil...

I had a Mercury 150 and I bought the oil injection block off kit and mix from there on. Some say trust it, other say don't. Personal choice really. I am sure other will disagree.
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-31-2018, 10:47 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 4,112
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
They look as if they are playing the part of...

They look as if they are playing the part of movie villain. They give me the heebie jeebies.
Forum: Current Events - Politics and Such 05-29-2018, 03:59 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 2,379
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
This is what makes me scratch my head regarding...

This is what makes me scratch my head regarding Republicans. They are small government, pro liberty, pro personal responsibility people... or supposed to be anyway.
Forum: Current Events - Politics and Such 05-29-2018, 01:48 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,117
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
All day and night TV on ABC is full of hateful...

All day and night TV on ABC is full of hateful comments about Trump, his family and his voters. I dont care it is their right to say what they want. Likewise Rosanne has a right to say what she...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 05-24-2018, 12:11 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,394
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
It is really neat knowing the holes dug, the...

It is really neat knowing the holes dug, the boards cut and the nailing hasn't been done since my grandfather's time. I bet he would be tickled knowing someone still cares about the legacy he...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 05-21-2018, 11:15 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,394
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
Roof panels installed minus 2 pieces that I will...

Roof panels installed minus 2 pieces that I will buy new. Still got to cut excess and add top cap.
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 05-21-2018, 11:11 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,394
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
Progress update: Was able to get free metal...

Progress update:

Was able to get free metal roof panels from an old boat house at a local lake. It was tough work removing the panels and dragging them up hill out of the creek bottom and unto...
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-11-2018, 02:59 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 7,072
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
Texoma fishing all day, guide offered his camper...

Texoma fishing all day, guide offered his camper to sleep in. 70's model pick bed camper with windows busted out and the broken glass on the bed where I was supposed to sleep. The blankets I think...
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-10-2018, 01:05 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 735
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
I ran an 75 Hp without problems but agreed that...

I ran an 75 Hp without problems but agreed that they are low quality. I had read that they used old low quality parts from Mercury to build them and that you can only get quicksilver replacement...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 05-09-2018, 04:00 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,394
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
Spliced in the old trusses to the new, added...

Spliced in the old trusses to the new, added supports to the existing trusses with metal gusset plates on all 3 points. Went ahead and used the old tin that was salvageable and covered what I can. ...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 05-09-2018, 03:51 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,394
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
Hanging my trusses.....

Hanging my trusses.....
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 05-09-2018, 03:48 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,394
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
Making the replacement trusses the same way my...

Making the replacement trusses the same way my grandpa did back in the 50's.
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 05-09-2018, 03:46 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,394
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
A little more progress.

A little more progress.
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 05-09-2018, 03:33 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,394
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
This place is near Old Mobeetie Texas. These...

This place is near Old Mobeetie Texas. These first set of pics were taken back in the middle of March. Our winters here in the panhandle stretch out a lot longer than you southern boys. We have...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 05-09-2018, 02:42 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,394
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
Old Barn Rehab

Well I have leased the ranch from family and I am about to get my very first set of heifers. I need to fix the place up a bit because it has not seen any maintenance in 20+ years. The old barn is...
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-02-2018, 09:47 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,337
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
Have a 2016 Sahara now and am now getting ready...

Have a 2016 Sahara now and am now getting ready to trade it in. Bought it for my wife and she loved it at first. The road / wind noise on the highway is really bothering her though. When she calls...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-18-2018, 03:23 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 5,783
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
I had an older trailer home that I had $4,000...

I had an older trailer home that I had $4,000 for. I painted inside and out, cleaned the hell out of it and kept the grass cut. Put a for sale sign on one day asking $10,000 and a Mexican man came...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-18-2018, 01:29 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,720
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
That frozen meat ain't any good and its usually a...

That frozen meat ain't any good and its usually a meth head selling it. I always assume they are scoping out the place for their crime syndicate to burglarize later on. I have zero patients for...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-18-2018, 01:20 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,397
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
I hire hotshots and big trucks for oilfield...

I hire hotshots and big trucks for oilfield hauling daily. In my experience it is cheaper to hire a big truck to haul your smaller loads than to hire a shot shot. I use hotshots if the price is...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-18-2018, 12:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 460
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
Haha, they are a few of us here. This place is...

Haha, they are a few of us here. This place is located in northern Gray / Wheeler county area.
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-18-2018, 12:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 460
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
A few more.

A few more.
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-18-2018, 12:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 460
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
Game Camera Activity

Been running a game cam on a little run off pond from the stock tanks. Up here we haven't had much rain in 6 months or more. Seems the animals have been appreciating a little spot to stop and get...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-06-2018, 03:55 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 3,078
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
The original Texas Chainsaw Massacre scared me...

The original Texas Chainsaw Massacre scared me silly back in the day. My dad would say that old house in Down by Childress TX. I think he just made that up though.
Forum: Public Hunting Opportunities 03-30-2018, 12:28 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 11,705
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
I will be heading out there this weekend. Plan...

I will be heading out there this weekend. Plan to target the crappie and walleye. They stocked 3mil Walleye fry 2 years ago. I have heard 250K should have survived and be 12 - 14" by now. I have...
Forum: Around the Campfire 03-21-2018, 12:38 PM
Replies: 249
Views: 5,421
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
So sorry to hear. Praying for comfort and...

So sorry to hear. Praying for comfort and healing.
Forum: Around the Campfire 03-08-2018, 02:47 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 2,910
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
I skinned one out once and have no desired to do...

I skinned one out once and have no desired to do that again. If you eat it be very careful to cook thoroughly or you can get trichinosis. Same with beaver.
Forum: Around the Campfire 03-05-2018, 03:54 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 2,941
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
Wowwzas...

Wowwzas...
Forum: Around the Campfire 03-05-2018, 01:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 814
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
That is what I had in mind. AI the Angus cows to...

That is what I had in mind. AI the Angus cows to Beefmaster and keep the F1 Heifers. Then take those heifers and breed to Charlios or Simm bulls.
Forum: Around the Campfire 03-05-2018, 01:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 814
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
Thanks for all the good advise. I think I will...

Thanks for all the good advise. I think I will stick to what has been working. BWF by Chalois bull to produce black hide calves.
Forum: Around the Campfire 03-02-2018, 02:06 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,436
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
Smile This had me cracking up

This had me cracking up
Forum: Around the Campfire 03-02-2018, 12:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 814
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
Panhandle Cattle Sale advise

Can anybody give me an idea of what cattle / crosses do the best in the TX Panhandle area sale barn? Looking at starting a herd and need some insight. My family has always ran Angus / Hereford /...
Forum: Around the Campfire 03-02-2018, 12:13 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,810
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
lake Meredith will be having good crappie and...

lake Meredith will be having good crappie and walleye March - June. The wind out there on the lake is no joke though so be careful. You can hike or off road for miles and miles at Bugee, Blue...
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-26-2018, 07:34 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,802
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
Nice one as well!

Nice one as well!
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-26-2018, 02:10 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,802
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
Yes sir real good grass. My family has been...

Yes sir real good grass. My family has been grazing cattle there since they settled it.
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-26-2018, 01:42 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,802
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
Sons find

Was out scouting fence line a place I plan on running some cattle on soon. My son ran down a canyon and started hollering "Dad look what I found". I say he did pretty good. Old Muley deadhead in a...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-25-2018, 09:08 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 2,261
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
I'm in. Thanks.

I'm in. Thanks.
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-09-2018, 02:18 PM
Replies: 612
Views: 27,596
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
Seasons over and I only got a doe. Meat for the...

Seasons over and I only got a doe. Meat for the freezer though. I had the same on my place as the others, lots and lots of does, fawns and fork horns during daylight hours. I did have big bucks on...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-22-2017, 04:18 PM
Replies: 612
Views: 27,596
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
Got a doe this morning.

Got a doe this morning.
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