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Forum: Around the Campfire 01-17-2022, 10:14 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 3,393
Posted By BarBBar
At 16, 1970 Mustang 6 250, 3 speed stick, no A/C,...

At 16, 1970 Mustang 6 250, 3 speed stick, no A/C, AM radio, manual windows-drove it 10 years after one overhaul. Pretty tight inside.
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-14-2022, 03:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 767
Posted By BarBBar
I am impressed

https://youtu.be/V6ze-nVh2Bs
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-08-2022, 06:32 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 1,790
Posted By BarBBar
If you hunt elevated, you can easily drop an...

If you hunt elevated, you can easily drop an arrow to the ground. Don't want to climb down to get it, and then climb back up with the arrow.

If you encounter a rattler, and don't carry a gun, you...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-07-2022, 11:58 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,038
Posted By BarBBar
This season, I called periodically to check to...

This season, I called periodically to check to see if my processor was full and not taking more deer, and to find out when he would be open. I also had a back up plan in case he was full or closed....
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-04-2022, 09:53 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 1,388
Posted By BarBBar
Diamond R Store & Cafe in Zephyr. Read the...

Diamond R Store & Cafe in Zephyr. Read the reviews.
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-27-2021, 06:28 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,018
Posted By BarBBar
If you have Axis in your yard like I do, they...

If you have Axis in your yard like I do, they will rub year round when you least expect it. I buy the green net wire that comes in rolls from Home Depot to circle my trees. It is easy to put up with...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-17-2021, 11:19 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,293
Posted By BarBBar
This article is interesting. ...

This article is interesting.
https://www.deerassociation.com/doe-fawns-breed-good-sign/

If 25% of fawn does breed (depending on body condition), and doe fawns are 25% of the doe herd, there are...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-15-2021, 10:03 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 933
Posted By BarBBar
Every big bodied buck I take for processing to my...

Every big bodied buck I take for processing to my taxi/processor I cut low even though I won't be shoulder mounting it b/c I know someone will need one. He has never offered me a discount, but it...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-08-2021, 03:07 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 5,449
Posted By BarBBar
My first deer was a button buck I shot in 5th...

My first deer was a button buck I shot in 5th grade. I thought it was a doe. This was in 1963 hunting on the ground with the rancher's ten year old daughter, sharing a .222 Remington. I was really...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-03-2021, 08:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 820
Posted By BarBBar
Hunt water sources in hot weather. Where are...

Hunt water sources in hot weather. Where are those "Siberia is coming" guys when you need em?
Forum: Game Management/Age & Score/Trailcam Pics 12-02-2021, 08:58 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,195
Posted By BarBBar
My friend has a ranch in southern Brown County. I...

My friend has a ranch in southern Brown County. I set up a blind and feeder there. Haven't seen this buck on the hoof. Low fence means the neighbors are hunting "your deer" too.
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-02-2021, 10:32 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,358
Posted By BarBBar
If I had a place with no hogs, I would find my...

If I had a place with no hogs, I would find my buck travel corridors/rubs on the edge of thick brush, set up a good blind in summer for a north wind, and two days before a cold front in early...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-27-2021, 11:37 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,757
Posted By BarBBar
Uada-Devoid of Light Amorphis-Under The Red...

Uada-Devoid of Light
Amorphis-Under The Red Cloud (Live two CD set is the best)
Swallow The Sun-Songs From The North
Forum: Game Management/Age & Score/Trailcam Pics 11-26-2021, 11:31 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 992
Posted By BarBBar
Nope-not outside the ears.

Nope-not outside the ears.
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-25-2021, 10:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 776
Posted By BarBBar
Since my stroke in 2012, I have taken Xarelto....

Since my stroke in 2012, I have taken Xarelto. It's not cheap, but I'm on Medicare now so cheaper than it used to be. I use a steel mesh left hand glove to gut my deer.
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-21-2021, 09:58 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 718
Posted By BarBBar
Montrose-Bad Motor Scooter

Montrose-Bad Motor Scooter
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-17-2021, 06:28 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,152
Posted By BarBBar
Take a cell phone, with a battery backup, use...

Take a cell phone, with a battery backup, use Google Maps and take a compass. Wear snake protection.
Forum: Traditional 11-15-2021, 10:34 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,435
Posted By BarBBar
A friend saw a buck breeding a doe yesterday in...

A friend saw a buck breeding a doe yesterday in Zephyr. Probably lots of night breeding we can't see. Highway carnage tells you when its on.
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-09-2021, 04:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 525
Posted By BarBBar
Fisher House Foundation builds comfort homes...

Fisher House Foundation builds comfort homes where military & veteran families can stay free of charge, while a loved one is in the hospital.
These homes are located at military and VA medical...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-06-2021, 04:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 762
Posted By BarBBar
I bought 9 bags of Mummies there about 10 am this...

I bought 9 bags of Mummies there about 10 am this morning. No smell, but I pulled mine out from under the plastic wrap. Maybe your friends know what happened.
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-05-2021, 11:53 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 3,704
Posted By BarBBar
With an interior long east/west running cross...

With an interior long east/west running cross pasture fence, if you have one, find all the crossings and set up cameras on each in January/ February to see where and when surviving bucks are crossing...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-04-2021, 03:59 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,447
Posted By BarBBar
The problem with rattling at first light is that...

The problem with rattling at first light is that the buck will sometimes come in before you can see the pins of your bow sight. Under those conditions, I would use a lighted sight and make sure it is...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 11-01-2021, 08:08 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,413
Posted By BarBBar
A friend won a Smith & Wesson 25-06 in a big buck...

A friend won a Smith & Wesson 25-06 in a big buck contest around 1984, and gave it to me. He also won a Winchester 270, which he kept. The 25-06 wouldn't group for me until I had it glass bedded. I...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-28-2021, 09:35 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,352
Posted By BarBBar
If you like history, there is the Pioneer Museum...

If you like history, there is the Pioneer Museum and Fort Martin Scott, in addition to Nimitz.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-26-2021, 08:25 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,664
Posted By BarBBar
Carbo Mask is easy to wash off, if buggy, Bug...

Carbo Mask is easy to wash off, if buggy, Bug Tamer headnet to protect the ears.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-21-2021, 09:34 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 8,796
Posted By BarBBar
This guy hid from me all during 2020, then after...

This guy hid from me all during 2020, then after the big 2021 freeze, I found his dead head in April thirty steps from my ground blind. Not sure about the cause of death.
Forum: Traditional 10-13-2021, 07:35 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,139
Posted By BarBBar
I have two Hoyt Vantage LTD finger bows. Got the...

I have two Hoyt Vantage LTD finger bows. Got the second one on Ebay this year in an auction as a backup, but shoots the same as the one I bought new. I set up the draw length on second one one-half...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-03-2021, 10:12 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,273
Posted By BarBBar
That doe will taste great and no lead to worry...

That doe will taste great and no lead to worry about.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-01-2021, 09:27 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 782
Posted By BarBBar
Nocona

My son had two Noconas in high school in 2003. Lefty first base/pitcher so he needed both a glove to pitch and first baseman's mitt. Best money I ever spent.
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-26-2021, 09:44 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,739
Posted By BarBBar
I think you can take a sleep test at home, rather...

I think you can take a sleep test at home, rather than at a sleep lab which I had to do years ago where they hooked me up to electrodes and wires. I would get an MD to evaluate your home test...
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-25-2021, 07:05 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 3,207
Posted By BarBBar
The hotter it is, the stronger the need for deer...

The hotter it is, the stronger the need for deer to come to water. I will hunt an isolated water source close to cover where I have a mineral block and feeder. Your trail cam should tell you when...
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-22-2021, 09:22 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 3,731
Posted By BarBBar
Google Deer University podcast from the...

Google Deer University podcast from the Mississippi State University Deer Lab.

Episode 040 - "When is it appropriate to cull? The purpose makes all the difference"
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-19-2021, 12:16 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 368
Posted By BarBBar
I always duct tape my pop-up rips and tears when...

I always duct tape my pop-up rips and tears when I set them out each year. I carry a roll at all times in my bucket seat. You can extend the life a few years that way. Use cross strips and put in...
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-18-2021, 05:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 456
Posted By BarBBar
Badlands National Park South Dakota

Wife wanted to to take a trip to Mount Rushmore and Badlands National Park.
Got a few picks of the place, including two bighorn rams that strolled by the road about 2:00 pm. They were totally calm,...
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-12-2021, 06:58 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,087
Posted By BarBBar
Remember, it’s 13 inch inside spread.

Remember, it’s 13 inch inside spread.
Forum: Public Hunting Opportunities 09-02-2021, 01:11 PM
Replies: 1,098
Views: 61,166
Posted By BarBBar
Drawn first time for January 7-11, 2022....

Drawn first time for January 7-11, 2022. Competely ignorant about it, so I will read old threads and accept any advice I can get. The trip should be fun, especially since regular deer season will be...
Forum: Public Hunting Opportunities 09-02-2021, 12:45 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 6,448
Posted By BarBBar
Drawn for Laguna Atascosa for January 7-11. Any...

Drawn for Laguna Atascosa for January 7-11. Any advice is welcome since I have never been there, or even close to it. I will read old threads. Will probably stay with wife at a South Padre hotel on...
Forum: Public Hunting Opportunities 09-02-2021, 12:27 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 3,397
Posted By BarBBar
Drawn for Laguna Atascosa Archery January 7-11, ...

Drawn for Laguna Atascosa Archery January 7-11, but not Hagerman or any postcard hunts. Don't know anything about it. Any info about Laguna would be appreciated. I will search it and read last...
Forum: Around the Campfire 08-27-2021, 08:18 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,650
Posted By BarBBar
1060589Fawns at the breakfast table

1060589Fawns at the breakfast table
Forum: Around the Campfire 08-27-2021, 07:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 541
Posted By BarBBar
The utilities that operate the easements will...

The utilities that operate the easements will come in from time to time to cut trees and brush and upgrade and repair the equipment. The disturbances can run deer out of the area depending on how...
Forum: Around the Campfire 08-26-2021, 11:31 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,453
Posted By BarBBar
Spent most of my hunting years in homemade tree...

Spent most of my hunting years in homemade tree blinds I built myself in oak trees with treated lumber I would spray paint each year. This is my favorite method, but requires a good selection of oaks...
Forum: Recipes 08-23-2021, 03:51 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 14,429
Posted By BarBBar
I fry HEB white corn tortillas and use one-half...

I fry HEB white corn tortillas and use one-half sharp cheddar sticks and one-half pepper jack slices inside each after they cool off, and add meat before rolling. I use Hatch Tex-Mex sauce-1.5...
Forum: Around the Campfire 08-19-2021, 07:07 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 3,758
Posted By BarBBar
Spotify is the ultimate encyclopedia of music-all...

Spotify is the ultimate encyclopedia of music-all types, genres, eras, and countries. They come out with new releases and concert dates for bands on your song lists. My son sent me to Pandora, then...
Forum: Around the Campfire 08-16-2021, 07:40 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,096
Posted By BarBBar
Life insurance premiums keep going up. At some...

Life insurance premiums keep going up. At some point, I want to bail out on that. I keep thinking, just one more year.
Forum: Around the Campfire 08-09-2021, 04:42 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 5,851
Posted By BarBBar
I had a battery go dead while way back in the...

I had a battery go dead while way back in the pasture before cell phones.
I disconnected the dead battery, carried it to the highway and began walking to the nearest gas station seven miles away. A...
Forum: Around the Campfire 08-08-2021, 07:42 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,330
Posted By BarBBar
Mummies has that apple scent, the corn is fresh,...

Mummies has that apple scent, the corn is fresh, the plastic sacks are strong, don't rip like cheap paper sacks, and moisture wont ruin the sacks. You have to load it yourself, but no tip needed.
Forum: Around the Campfire 08-05-2021, 10:53 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 575
Posted By BarBBar
Astros pitcher J.R. Richard dies at today at age 71

Former Houston Astros star pitcher J.R. Richard, a two-time National League strikeout champion whose career was cut short in 1980 due to a stroke, died Thursday at the age of 71, it was announced.
...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 07-29-2021, 07:53 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,445
Posted By BarBBar
Rifle of the Year, Mauser M18 has very good...

Rifle of the Year, Mauser M18 has very good reviews as a bargain ranch utility rifle in 6.5 Creedmore, and many other calibers. I have not shot one. I would like to, but I already have a 35 year old...
Forum: Around the Campfire 07-28-2021, 04:05 PM
Replies: 176
Views: 15,015
Posted By BarBBar
ZZ Top - Legs (Official Music Video) - YouTube

ZZ Top - Legs (Official Music Video) - YouTube
Forum: Around the Campfire 07-25-2021, 08:11 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,381
Posted By BarBBar
I was on a lease in San Saba a few years ago with...

I was on a lease in San Saba a few years ago with some out of state transplants who had moved to North Texas, bought lots of stuff at Cabelas, and added me to their new lease to reduce their cost....
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