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Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 05-24-2018, 12:11 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,415
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: 31
Views: 1,415
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: 31
Views: 1,415
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: 96
Views: 5,889
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: 673
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: 31
Views: 1,415
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: 31
Views: 1,415
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: 31
Views: 1,415
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: 31
Views: 1,415
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: 31
Views: 1,415
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: 31
Views: 1,415
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: 2,130
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: 5,607
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: 2,636
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: 49
Views: 2,096
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: 440
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: 440
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
A few more.

A few more.
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-18-2018, 12:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 440
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: 2,989
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: 141
Views: 9,849
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: 5,294
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: 2,836
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: 2,860
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
Wowwzas...

Wowwzas...
Forum: Around the Campfire 03-05-2018, 01:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 772
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: 772
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: 3,365
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: 772
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: 1,764
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: 1,775
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: 1,775
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: 1,775
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: 2,187
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: 27,042
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: 27,042
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
Got a doe this morning.

Got a doe this morning.
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-21-2017, 12:44 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 434
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
Good news. Merry Christmas.

Good news. Merry Christmas.
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-01-2017, 01:18 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,826
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
First they need to be able to make the...

First they need to be able to make the determination if said woman is worthy. A lot are not worthy. We need to have an ability to judge or else we will be seen as weak and exploited to ruin.
Forum: Current Events - Politics and Such 12-01-2017, 01:12 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,689
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
It is cultural Marxism. If your background comes...

It is cultural Marxism. If your background comes from a people who leftist perceive as oppressed you are encouraged to be masculine / criminal. If you come from a background leftist perceive as an...
Forum: Current Events - Politics and Such 12-01-2017, 01:03 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,466
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
On top of that the NFL has created an $89...

On top of that the NFL has created an $89 Millions fund for social justice causes. They are doubling down on legitimizing ghetto immoral behavior.
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-01-2017, 09:07 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,325
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
Not funny. Many Mexican have been murdered and...

Not funny. Many Mexican have been murdered and exploited under his rule while drug cartels flourished. Many American's have been murdered and exploited by drug cartels inside of our own border as...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-24-2017, 02:32 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,107
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
Nice, Congrats!

Nice, Congrats!
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-24-2017, 02:22 PM
Replies: 612
Views: 27,042
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
Hunted my stand a dozen or more times with a lot...

Hunted my stand a dozen or more times with a lot of deer and movement but not much in the way of mature. Noticed the past week or so I am getting larger bucks hitting feeder in the middle of the...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-20-2017, 12:45 PM
Replies: 612
Views: 27,042
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
Gnarly eighter. Nice job!

Gnarly eighter. Nice job!
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-18-2017, 01:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 427
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
The wind today aint no joke. Nice hunt.

The wind today aint no joke. Nice hunt.
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-18-2017, 01:03 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,044
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
Very nice picture. Looks like paradise from my...

Very nice picture. Looks like paradise from my perspective.
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-16-2017, 07:45 AM
Replies: 612
Views: 27,042
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
Nice one!

Nice one!
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-14-2017, 08:30 AM
Replies: 228
Views: 8,419
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
MJ does and can help a lot a people with a lot of...

MJ does and can help a lot a people with a lot of different problems serious or not. Putting a person in locked cage for possessing a plant is a more heinous crime than the act of smoking said...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-13-2017, 03:39 PM
Replies: 612
Views: 27,042
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
Hunted all day Sunday. It was very slow. Had 1...

Hunted all day Sunday. It was very slow. Had 1 doe with her 2 fawns, a small spike and a busted up 6 or 7 point first thing in the AM. Thought i might see some mature bucks cruising in daylight but...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-27-2017, 03:47 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 724
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
Pretty impressive pistol work there.

Pretty impressive pistol work there.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-27-2017, 03:38 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,215
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
I would tell my boy to treats others the way he...

I would tell my boy to treats others the way he would want to be treated. The blue haired kid has already chosen a side and assaulting him will not change any minds but only strengthen the resolve. ...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-27-2017, 03:13 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,225
Posted By Hi-Lonesome
Good luck out there. I have spooked whitetails...

Good luck out there. I have spooked whitetails out of the bottom before and they were like that coyote you saw. There one minute gone the next.

Be careful, a guy lost his life down there a few...
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