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Bow, Rifle or Shotgun? What do you prefer for hunting whitetails?

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    Bow, Rifle or Shotgun? What do you prefer for hunting whitetails?

  • #2
    Bow, but rifle is alot easier.

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    • #3
      Bow, the connection to your deer is so much greater and it is so much more of a challenge. Bow without a doubt.

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      • #4
        all
        mostely shotgun/bow

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        • #5
          Rifle, I didn't spend all that time at the loading bench and at the range for nothing.

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          • #6
            how come I don't see a picture of your mug in the avatar?

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            • #7
              mine?

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              • #8
                Definately a bow. When you use a bow, you have to get much closer to the deer and you learn much more about the deer in order to know where it will be. Harvesting a deer is a much more rerwarding experience because you put so much work into it.

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                • #9
                  As much as I admire successful bow hunters I nearly always hunt deer with a rifle. Elk? bow and rifle, but totally different deal.

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                  • #10
                    I like rifles. I've seen too many people shoot and wound deer and other game with bows and shotguns. I know a lot of you bow hunters probably don't do this and are good shots but even the few deer that are wounded and get away make me feel bad for them.

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                    • #11
                      i would have to go with a rifle

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                      • #12
                        Deffinately bow. Even though I have not killed a deer with a bow, nothing beats the adrenaline. Rifle is much easier, but bow is more fun.

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                        • #13
                          You feel mare connected with the outdoors when you use a bow. Everything has to be done perfectally with bow hunting, and I absolutely love the challenge.

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                          • #14
                            rifle definetly

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                            • #15
                              All of the above!Allowed 4 deer here, one for bow, one for muzzle loader, one for shotgun and one for rifle! Can I get a AMEN!

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