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Forum: Around the Campfire Yesterday, 09:31 AM
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Posted By gander
PM Sent

PM Sent
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 01-12-2021, 12:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 257
Posted By gander
Locating Part for H&R AAC Handi-rifle

A couple years ago I bought a 300 Blackout H&R AAC Handi-rifle from a longtime member of the site. Well when I got it, I went to shoot it and it wouldn't eject the shells. I looked and the...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-11-2021, 08:50 AM
Replies: 1,034
Views: 41,237
Posted By gander
Hunted the same oxbow in Hankamer that we hunted...

Hunted the same oxbow in Hankamer that we hunted Christmas eve and killed limits again. The wood ducks were gone for the most part but were replaced by thousands of greenwing teal. Wish I could...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-06-2021, 10:19 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 871
Posted By gander
This right here. I have killed my 2 javis every...

This right here. I have killed my 2 javis every year for probably the past 10 years and out of the 20 maybe 3-4 left a good blood trail. I think their longer hair might prevent good bleeding. Also...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-05-2021, 10:12 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 859
Posted By gander
Fillable travel size shampoo containers from CVS...

Fillable travel size shampoo containers from CVS or Walgreens, just saying...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-29-2020, 08:38 AM
Replies: 1,034
Views: 41,237
Posted By gander
I remember hearing about those days. The...

I remember hearing about those days. The Pipkin's actually border us to the north and I know a bunch of the guys running hunts for them these days. That's a beautiful ranch they have out there and...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-28-2020, 11:55 AM
Replies: 1,034
Views: 41,237
Posted By gander
Don't worry about him texaslammer, he is...

Don't worry about him texaslammer, he is constantly posting stuff that brings people down. We used to hunt some public, but for the most part we hunt private now. We own some private marsh in Sea...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-28-2020, 09:33 AM
Replies: 1,034
Views: 41,237
Posted By gander
Went out to a property I grew up hunting during...

Went out to a property I grew up hunting during high school just west of Winnie. Hunted an old oxbow with my brother and some of my old hunting buddies. Killed our limits by 8:30 and watched...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-23-2020, 01:08 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,048
Posted By gander
That's awesome amigo! Congrats to Breck on an all...

That's awesome amigo! Congrats to Breck on an all star season. Hoping I can add another buck in South Texas in a week or so.
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-15-2020, 04:20 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,738
Posted By gander
I second this, I have an area that I consistently...

I second this, I have an area that I consistently have big deer on camera, but it is a new growth tallow thicket. Not any trees to hang a stand in so I have been attempting to hunt it out of a...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-15-2020, 11:33 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 980
Posted By gander
Checkout Knight Custom Boots in Houston. He did...

Checkout Knight Custom Boots in Houston. He did a pair for me out of one of my gator hides and even threw in a custom belt out of some of the scrap hide that remained. He does a great job and will...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-14-2020, 05:32 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 601
Posted By gander
Checkout the Concept TXZ reels. They could be...

Checkout the Concept TXZ reels. They could be considered a "girly" color I guess. I won one in a fishing tournament and I really like it, ultra smooth and can cast a mile. TFO makes a rod that is...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-09-2020, 09:08 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,712
Posted By gander
I hunt small acreage back home, nothing over 100...

I hunt small acreage back home, nothing over 100 acres and all the way down to 17 acres. I have killed 5 bucks from 136" to 159" in the past 7 years. I have passed just as many along the way. I...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-09-2020, 08:26 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,409
Posted By gander
No AR's in Tilden or that area in general. ...

No AR's in Tilden or that area in general. Nothing to wonder/worry about.
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-08-2020, 11:06 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 474
Posted By gander
Who I've personally used that I would recommend...

Who I've personally used that I would recommend is Curt Wilcox, he's a member on here as well. He did my last mount and has my deer from this year. He does good work and has a pretty good...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-08-2020, 10:31 AM
Replies: 300
Views: 15,881
Posted By gander
Congrats on another great buck. Is this the same...

Congrats on another great buck. Is this the same one that you were thinking had been shot high by the neighbors? Were you able to figure out if he had been?
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-07-2020, 08:56 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 5,494
Posted By gander
I'm still in awe of this buck and especially that...

I'm still in awe of this buck and especially that Coke can picture. Congrats on an absolute beast amigo.
Forum: Public Hunting Opportunities 12-05-2020, 09:23 AM
Replies: 270
Views: 20,364
Posted By gander
Completely dead over here this morning. I had...

Completely dead over here this morning. I had already seen 5 deer by this time yesterday. Not even seeing any of the dozen or so squirrels that were around me all day yesterday.
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-04-2020, 09:41 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 9,182
Posted By gander
Just had a low to mid 130s 8 following my drag...

Just had a low to mid 130s 8 following my drag trail in but he skirted behind me. Pretty deer
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-04-2020, 08:37 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 9,182
Posted By gander
Had a hot doe come thru at 10 yards at 6:40 this...

Had a hot doe come thru at 10 yards at 6:40 this morning followed by 3 bucks, two being mature from what I could tell and one being the largest framed deer I’ve laid eyes on low fence. That makes...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-01-2020, 01:21 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,686
Posted By gander
My buddies shot this one out of the chopper 2...

My buddies shot this one out of the chopper 2 years ago down in Carrizo. Said it was getting along just fine. Said even from the air for the first minute or two they had no idea what it was.
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-01-2020, 11:09 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,655
Posted By gander
There were several properties around...

There were several properties around Jefferson/Chambers County that I would see a covey or three each time I went out to them about 15 years ago, have only seen a handful and very seldomly since then...
Forum: Public Hunting Opportunities 11-30-2020, 07:53 PM
Replies: 270
Views: 20,364
Posted By gander
I spoke with Kathy thru email, she said Id need...

I spoke with Kathy thru email, she said Id need to contact TPWD since they did the draw this year. She did say that if I cant locate and have proof of payment I should be fine.
Forum: Public Hunting Opportunities 11-30-2020, 03:18 PM
Replies: 270
Views: 20,364
Posted By gander
Ok I thought I had my "permit" printed, but it's...

Ok I thought I had my "permit" printed, but it's just my receipt. Is there somewhere on TPWD website that I can go to print the actual permit? I know this is last minute, but up until about 30...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-30-2020, 12:48 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 7,494
Posted By gander
Sadly, yes I did/do. There's a good chance that...

Sadly, yes I did/do. There's a good chance that you might even know one of them.



Because one disclosed that info when the game wardens finally caught up with him. And one who I thought was a...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-25-2020, 10:41 AM
Replies: 1,471
Views: 71,517
Posted By gander
Congrats to your dad on a great deer with really...

Congrats to your dad on a great deer with really cool character. When you said y'all that he was going to score 140-150" and then I scrolled down and saw the deer I thought you had him way...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-25-2020, 10:32 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,096
Posted By gander
Beautiful deer and incredible write-up. You put...

Beautiful deer and incredible write-up. You put into words what keeps all of us hooked on this way of life year after year. Look forward to following y'alls progress throughout the years.
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-23-2020, 10:40 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,187
Posted By gander
Beautiful deer congrats! Love those surprise deer

Beautiful deer congrats! Love those surprise deer
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-20-2020, 10:39 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 938
Posted By gander
Dangggggg you must really like Chase! Great buck...

Dangggggg you must really like Chase! Great buck fellas!
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-19-2020, 12:03 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 7,494
Posted By gander
From experience, I would stop posting deer that...

From experience, I would stop posting deer that are still running around immediately. I used to post my trailcam pictures here and had at least one deer poached from someone who saw it on here. I...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-19-2020, 09:25 AM
Replies: 176
Views: 7,122
Posted By gander
That's a hammer! Congrats man! I need to get...

That's a hammer! Congrats man! I need to get into this midwest stuff sooner rather than later.
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-11-2020, 01:53 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,005
Posted By gander
Congrats man!

Congrats man!
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-10-2020, 08:54 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 5,149
Posted By gander
If any of you guys who upgrade every year are...

If any of you guys who upgrade every year are upgrading from your VXR, let me know as I'm looking for one.
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-09-2020, 11:58 AM
Replies: 1,034
Views: 41,237
Posted By gander
Went against what I have always done hunting the...

Went against what I have always done hunting the marsh in temps like we had this past weekend and hunted a dog. Hunted my new yellow pup. I was very pleased with how he did for his first hunt. He...
Forum: Public Hunting Opportunities 11-06-2020, 10:45 AM
Replies: 308
Views: 23,829
Posted By gander
Congrats! Can't wait to see it!

Congrats! Can't wait to see it!
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-02-2020, 11:20 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,720
Posted By gander
I usually wear Rogers Sporting Goods brand waders...

I usually wear Rogers Sporting Goods brand waders for my neoprene waders. They go on sale each year and you can get them for about $130 if I remember correctly. They also have a pretty good...
Forum: Public Hunting Opportunities 10-30-2020, 11:48 AM
Replies: 270
Views: 20,364
Posted By gander
This might sound like an absurd question, but I...

This might sound like an absurd question, but I never heard it answered on the zoom orientation or didn't read it in the orientation that was emailed as well, but do we use our own tags off our...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-28-2020, 10:07 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,363
Posted By gander
You'll be fine in Winnie. We'll have rain today...

You'll be fine in Winnie. We'll have rain today but it will be clear by tomorrow morning.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-27-2020, 01:34 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 834
Posted By gander
I was just about to ask if this place was still...

I was just about to ask if this place was still there. About 4-5 years ago I was doing some landwork in the courthouse there and would eat there at least 3 times a week. Some of the best meat loaf...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-27-2020, 09:32 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 1,855
Posted By gander
Appreciate it. Mathews Z7

Appreciate it. Mathews Z7
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-26-2020, 10:02 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 1,855
Posted By gander
Jefferson County Drought Breaker Buck

I have been fortunate to take some very good deer over the past 7 years on some family properties in the Jefferson and Chambers county areas. The past two seasons I have struck out on tagging a...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-26-2020, 09:04 AM
Replies: 193
Views: 6,806
Posted By gander
That's incredible and a scenario I have day...

That's incredible and a scenario I have day dreamed of hundreds of times sitting in the stand. Congrats on doing something that literally only a handful of people have done.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-21-2020, 08:28 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,190
Posted By gander
Same thing happened to me at Academy this year. ...

Same thing happened to me at Academy this year. I told the girl at the start to make sure I was HIP certified. She said ok, then next thing I know she's printing up my license having never asked me...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-19-2020, 01:54 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,704
Posted By gander
One of my big regrets in life is not finishing up...

One of my big regrets in life is not finishing up my Eagle scout. I too had completed my Life Rank and had a falling out with an Asst. Scoutmaster that was there and it caused me to leave just...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-14-2020, 01:01 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,295
Posted By gander
I won't hunt my dog in our reservoirs. I will...

I won't hunt my dog in our reservoirs. I will hunt my buddies shallow marsh but it had to be cold conditions for quite sometime and even then, there are spots I won't hunt him. If I'm going to lose...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-14-2020, 12:19 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 5,781
Posted By gander
If you are talking about the guy who owns Crooked...

If you are talking about the guy who owns Crooked Wing Outfitters, I saw it too. Scored 186". Advantage of having 10's of thousands of acres leased, have alot of deer to choose from. He's on a...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-14-2020, 12:08 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,037
Posted By gander
Never know who is walking around you. When I was...

Never know who is walking around you. When I was in college, I was taking a summer class at a community college in order to knockout my economics credits easier. Being at a community college, it...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-13-2020, 10:31 AM
Replies: 1,471
Views: 71,517
Posted By gander
I don't think many, if any of y'all are hunting...

I don't think many, if any of y'all are hunting as far south and east as I am. I have been running cameras for the past 8 years, and a lot of cameras. Both of these pictures are from early to mid...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-12-2020, 12:33 PM
Replies: 1,471
Views: 71,517
Posted By gander
They have been chasing for a month down here in...

They have been chasing for a month down here in Jefferson County.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-08-2020, 09:31 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 2,122
Posted By gander
Just getting on here to see this, congrats to...

Just getting on here to see this, congrats to Breck and you Richard. That's a great buck. I didn't kill a deer with my bow close to that until I was in my early 20s. Your turn now!
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