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    2 pt record

    Anyone know of the mule deer record for a two point frame? I know I've seen something on it before but can't find it.

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    I'd like to see that too. I have a monster 2 point I shot mounted on my wall.
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    I want to say it was on Eastman’s deer tour several years ago?! 10+? Anyone recall?

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    Here are a couple of pictures of the 2 x2 mount I have.

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    I shot this buck in 1969 in California's High Sierra not to far from Mammoth Mountain. He was with 2 other bucks as big as him. They ran into a thicket of brush and I shot the first one to come out. I never knew he was a 2x2 until I walked up to him. Made a really great mount. They called this type of buck a "Pacific Buck" according to the taxi I used.
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    Years ago at a bar in Green River, Utah they had just the rack of a 2pt that had a 38" spread. It was shot in the early 60's on a island in the Green River south of the town. It was really impressive to look at.

    I have also seen some huge 2pts in my hunting career. Most of them have been seen in areas that had antler point restrictions where you couldn't shoot them.
    If you don't care where you are, you are not lost....

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    Quote Originally Posted by Colorado Cowboy View Post
    Here are a couple of pictures of the 2 x2 mount I have.

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    I shot this buck in 1969 in California's High Sierra not to far from Mammoth Mountain. He was with 2 other bucks as big as him. They ran into a thicket of brush and I shot the first one to come out. I never knew he was a 2x2 until I walked up to him. Made a really great mount. They called this type of buck a "Pacific Buck" according to the taxi I used.
    Looks like a 3x3...

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    Quote Originally Posted by HuskyMusky View Post
    Looks like a 3x3...
    3x3 is more of an Eastern way of counting ... or just a 6-point.

    Out West he's a 2x2 as CC said ... but you could say he's a 2x2 with eyeguards if you really wanted to.

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    Yep...western count does not include eye guards or as our eastern cousins call them ....brow tines.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Colorado Cowboy View Post
    Here are a couple of pictures of the 2 x2 mount I have.

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    I shot this buck in 1969 in California's High Sierra not to far from Mammoth Mountain. He was with 2 other bucks as big as him. They ran into a thicket of brush and I shot the first one to come out. I never knew he was a 2x2 until I walked up to him. Made a really great mount. They called this type of buck a "Pacific Buck" according to the taxi I used.
    As a youth, I lived in Humboldt Co. Calif. They were referred to as Pacific Forks there. We hunted a mt. range known as the Trinity Alps and those big forks were not uncommon. Nice buck....

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    here is one I shot a couple of years ago.
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