Whitetail Deer Antlers

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Online Course Required For Hunting Shed Antlers in Utah

Want to gather shed antlers in Utah? Late winter and early spring is the worst time of the year for elk, moose and especially deer in Utah. In the winter, deep snow makes it hard for deer to move and find food. And cold temperatures sap the deers’ strength. By the time winter ends,...

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Freaky Deer Skull In A Tree?

There’s no telling how this fine buck’s head and antlers ended up this way, so we can only surmise and guess what happened. Could the deer have died next to a small tree, which grew over time around the antlers and skull? Maybe a hunter placed the skull against the tree. Why anyone wouldn’t...

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Could These Huge Mystery Sheds Be A Nontypical Whitetail Record?

Mysterious shed antlers always create some buzz and these magnificent pickups have whitetail hunters chattering away! We don’t have all the details in quite yet, but it appears that a lucky shed hunter from northern Wisconsin found these nontypical antlers near Rib Lake. That’s just outside of Wausau in the north-central part of the...

This Indiana monster non-typical reportedly scored 309-plus and could be the new world record for a hunter-killed non-typ whitetail!

Could This Be The New World Record Nontypical Record Whitetail Buck?

Posts and stories are growing on the web faster than kudzu in summer about a potential world record non-typical whitetail killed in Indiana, and it’s a monster! At first blush you might say, “Indiana? Seriously?” But the Hoosier State turns out a few dandy bucks each year and this gob-stopper reportedly killed last autumn...

Fletcher Culpepper and his 22-point Georgia monster. (Photo: WALB 10 / www.walb.com)

Giant 22-Point Is Among State’s Best Ever!

Who says monsters can’t be found in the Southeast? Fletcher Culpepper of Georgia couldn’t believe his eyes when he saw the mass of antlers atop the 260-pound buck. Although the Peach State produces some fine whitetails, it’s uncommon to see the body size and antler mass of Culpepper’s doozy. In fact, this one probably...

Shane Ragon and his 203-plus Mississippi whitetail.

Check Out This 203-P&Y Mississippi Slammer!

Mississippi is blessed with great soils, groceries and whitetail deer, and Shane Ragon found himself joining the ranks of the big buck club earlier this month. Mississippi Sportsman reports that Ragon arrowed a brute that green scored 203-plus Pope and Young in a sweet potato field on the evening of Oct. 6, opening day...

A.J. Downs with his monster Texas non-typical buck. (Photo: www.BasecampTexas.com)

Monster Non-Typical Texas Whitetail!

Giant non-typicals often have such crazy racks that you go “Hmmm” at first glance, but the monster buck killed by A.J. Downs in Texas is pretty doggone handsome. Downs arrowed the heavy-racked on the opening day of bow season in Texas, Sept. 29. According to this great report at BasecampTexas.com, he double-lunged the whopper...