Page 1 of 3 123 LastLast
Results 1 to 10 of 21
  1. #1
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Jun 2011
    Location
    San Jose, California
    Posts
    812
    Thanks
    116
    Thanked 110 Times in 95 Posts

    What do you think he scores?

    I'm just curious. What do you think this buck scores, just a ballpark? I thought he looked pretty good for a Eastern California Serria buck but I only have the front view pict of him.


  2. #2
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    May 2011
    Location
    North Umpqua River, Oregon
    Posts
    1,717
    Thanks
    196
    Thanked 271 Times in 186 Posts
    Nice looking buck Kevin! Hmmm...no way to score him in that pic. Looks like some nice mass overall, and maybe some trash on that left antler. Could be only a 3 point on the right antler. Eye guards are killer and nice long main beams. He is not terribly wide, but I think width is overrated. My best buck ever was 183 and only had a 24" spread. Gorgeous buck, particularly in California. I'll bet he's over 180 gross.

  3. #3
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Apr 2011
    Location
    Montana
    Posts
    2,098
    Thanks
    54
    Thanked 266 Times in 210 Posts
    Any more pics Kevin? We need to see the forks. A few things are apparent though. His inside spread is tight, somewhere in the 15 to 17 inch range. He is also making up some ground on the G1s, as they are above average. Looks like good mass on that deer as well.

    First impressions are good with this guy.

  4. #4
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Jun 2011
    Location
    San Jose, California
    Posts
    812
    Thanks
    116
    Thanked 110 Times in 95 Posts
    That's the sad part I don't have any other picture views, side, points, ect.... of him, and this one even is a bit fuzzy pict. Some of the tines did look pretty good for a California Sierra mountain buck and his mass was not all half bad for CA that is. Seeing him in hunting season and getting the X zone tag would be the next challenge.

  5. #5
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Jan 2012
    Location
    The Golden State
    Posts
    1,269
    Thanks
    25
    Thanked 58 Times in 58 Posts
    Very nice buck kevin, I'd be happy with that 1 any day of the week, especially here in california. Wish you luck on drawing and finding him again. Great photo thanks for sharing
    -NRA Life Member
    -Wild Sheep Foundation, <1 club

  6. #6
    Super Moderator
    Join Date
    Feb 2011
    Location
    Reno Nv
    Posts
    3,327
    Thanks
    515
    Thanked 336 Times in 240 Posts
    Great buck. We could all guess on score but with out more pics it would be hard to get it close.

  7. #7
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Feb 2011
    Location
    Jackson, CA
    Posts
    1,396
    Thanks
    97
    Thanked 95 Times in 92 Posts
    Nice buck Kevin. No guess from me but if you let me know where you saw him I will try to get you a rough score this fall.

  8. #8
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Jun 2011
    Location
    San Jose, California
    Posts
    812
    Thanks
    116
    Thanked 110 Times in 95 Posts
    Yep, agreed. It's hard to score without more pictures or views. Fun to look at all the same. Guess I'm getting eager to see if I'm fortunate enough to pull the zone here in CA and or just get up into the mountains.

    Here's another buck from a picture a few years back. This one was Northern CA in the Lassen Foothills. Difference between the two is the top one is a Public Land Buck and this one below is off a hunting lease, private land that to my knowledge nobody tagged the year the picture was taken.

    I'm kind of partial to the public land buck, just because it's public land .


  9. #9
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Feb 2011
    Location
    Jackson, CA
    Posts
    1,396
    Thanks
    97
    Thanked 95 Times in 92 Posts
    What a stud! Nice pic Kevin.

  10. #10
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Apr 2011
    Location
    Montana
    Posts
    2,098
    Thanks
    54
    Thanked 266 Times in 210 Posts
    The first pic is the better scoring deer.

 

 

Similar Threads

  1. What do you think he scores?
    By ADavid in forum Antelope
    Replies: 21
    Last Post: 04-09-2012, 08:53 PM
  2. What do you think he scores?
    By nvarcher in forum Field Photos
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 10-02-2011, 08:56 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •