The biggest typical whitetail bucks ever entered into the record. Illinoisbigbucks illinois whitetails order a copy today. Sure, they still hold the alltime record for the most boone and crockett whitetail entries. Johnston city, illinois keith szablewski is relatively new to deer hunting, but the 51point buck he shot during this years shotgun season may end up breaking the national record for most. Deer tags are available in june via the illinois dnr website and nonresidents can usually get one if they apply early enough, but they do sell out, so dont delay. Luke brewster brings bigbuck buzz back to illinois. Every deer hunter envisions the possibility of seeing a truly. The 27yearold farmer and avid deer hunter from gallatin, tennessee, shot the deer with a muzzleloader in november. Oct 23, 2019 itd be fitting for the record to fall in 2019, just one year removed from a new world record nontypical whitetail and muley. This might be the new world record whitetail meateater. The truth is that many think this buck is one of the most impressive deer of all time. Illinois buck confirmed as new world record nontypical whitetail. Though more than 200,000 deer were harvested that particular year, only 71 of those deer were eligible for boone and crockett. The only two wild whitetails scoring higher are the socalled hole in the.
Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. Pantagraph outdoors by scott richardson thanks to a new book by tim walmsley, you can now answer all those deer questions and more. Idnr launches new whitetailed deer website illinois dnr. Its the illinois state record typical and sits at no. Record deer data shows the hotbed midwestern states arent the whitetail strongholds they once were deer hunting is about many things.
Jan 01, 2020 whitetail deer buck standing near the edge of a forest during rut. View up to date information on how illinois is handling the coronavirus disease 2019 covid19 from the state of illinois coronavirus response site. Every deer hunter envisions the possibility of seeing a truly giant buck. American hunter best places to hunt record whitetail. We want your illinois giants for the illinois deer classic whitetail hall of fame. This means there is likely an official scorer near you. Typical plymouth 226 48 1995 sifford james shotgun. Below is a chart that lists the minimum entry scores for all the north american big game animals recognized by the boone and crockett club. Mel johnsons 204 48point pope and young world record by bow shot in 1965 further proves the states potential for growing great typicals. A short firearm season, ample tags and a wealth of quality whitetail habitat make illinois one of the most popular bowhunting destinations in the country. From state harvest reports, i found that around 360,000 hunters took 2,000 total deer in 2014 and again in 2015, only a few deer off the alltime record in 20. Come hunt record book illinois whitetail deer with us on our privately owned and trophy managed farm.
But only a few manage to be in the right spot when fate delivers that rare moment. Otter tail, minnesota 8 vernon, wisconsin 5 edgar, illinois 4 marion, iowa 4. An illinois hunter finds himself in the record books. Womack has a better shot at claiming the new world record for a typical whitetail taken with archery equipment. His buck could have 39 scorable points and is rumored to have greenscored 311 inches. But they dont hold the top three spots, at least, not really. A look at the largest typical and nontypical whitetails taken, or found, in every state. Whopper whitetails the biggest bucks on record grand. The top 40 typical and nontypical whitetails of all time.
Illinois is famous for massive whitetail bucks, and hunters in every county have an opportunity to tag a true monster if they take a few important details into consideration. Just in case you havent been totally consumed by buck fever yet, heres one last nudge to tip you all the way over the edge. Otter tail, minnesota 8 vernon, wisconsin 5 edgar, illinois 4 marion, iowa 4 winneshiek, iowa 3 guthrie, iowa 3. Luke brewsters incredible buck was shot in illinois during the 2018. Luke brewster brings bigbuck buzz back to illinois chicago. Typical montgomery 225 28 2017 arnold dennis shotgun.
A 38point deer harvested by a bowhunter in illinois could set a new world record as the largest hunterharvested nontypical whitetail deer ever. Whopper whitetails the biggest bucks on record grand view. Whitetail properties real estate, llc dba whitetail properties. The muzzleloading rifle used to kill the buck, and the powderhorn the hunter carried dating from before the american revolution. Congratulations to luke brewster on the largest huntertaken whitetail in history, said. And i assure you that while it isnt all about big deer, we would all love to set our sights on. Otherwise, the fee participation will be at the sole discretion of whitetail properties. The video claims that free agent is the largest whitetail buck ever, a fact that i. A book of the illinois big buck recognition program of whitetail deer as compiled from. The list of counties with three or more record book entries of typical deer and nontypical deer in the top200 over the past five seasons is populated with some you may never heard of. If verified at this score, the buck would be the thirdlargest nontypical whitetail in boone and crockett and the new pope and young world record.
The new golden triangle for record whitetails deer hunting. The 3,950 entries 74 percent of the record book total come from 41 states and 1,254 counties. Jan 28, 2019 deer hunting on public land in illinois doesnt get a lot of attention when hunters think of chasing record book bucks. Illinois deer classic nashc monster shed contest the enjoyment of shed hunting is spreading like wildfire across whitetail country, and the north american shed hunters club and the illinois deer classic are proud to sponsor the nashc monster shed contest. Golden triangle whitetail illinois trophy deer hunting. Coming out of highland county, ohio, this whitetail took top honors for the deer with the longest main beam. If this a free range buck, not killed in a high fence operation, and if the scores are correct, this buck could possibly eclipse the current illinois record non typical whitetail and possibly. This buck surpasses the previous world record nontypical whitetail shot by michael beatty below by nearly 34 inches. While this area is the most famous, the nutrition and habitat conditions in illinois are such that just about any part of the state can potentially produce a record book whitetail.
Sep 22, 2010 in the record book, there still are fewer than a dozen confirmed 200inch net typical whitetails, and illinois has to its credit two of them. Buckeye creek outfitters has operated a familyownedand operated hunting outfit in pike county, il, since 1998. Russell graves photo deer hunting is about many things. I llinois whitetails,providesthemostuptodateresearch,stunningphotosoftrophy whitetails,completehistoryofillinoisdeerherd. Outdoorillinois march 2005 illinois big bucks illinois. With increasing numbers of deer came more interest in trophyclass deer. A book of the illinois big buck recognition program of whitetail deer as compiled from data in the illinois department of conservations files. Pike county is wellknown for producing outstanding whitetail deer and places numerous record book trophies in the books every year. Since its foundation in 1994, more than 1,000 official scorers have been certified for the btr scoring system across the united states and canada, with the numbers growing yearly. Boone and crockett club minimum entry scores wildlife. You can read more great articles by john mcadams on his hunting blog. The pope and young club, keeper of archery records, announced that a speciallyconvened panel found that luke brewsters buck is the world record for nontypical, scoring 327 78th inches. The 5heaviest whitetail deer ever killed on record. View up to date information on how illinois is handling the coronavirus disease 2019 covid19.
Here is the new certified world record whitetail buck. Incredibly, the years 19902001 account for 2,811 or 52 percent of the record book entries during this period. Here are the biggest typical whitetail deer kills in the safari club international. For that reason, brian damerys buck is the biggest typical whitetail deer in the sci record book and is arguably the largest typical whitetail deer of alltime with an eyepopping score of 227 18. Illinois ohio valley trophy hunts is located in pope county known as the deer capital of illinois. Record deer data shows the hotbed midwestern states arent the whitetail strongholds they once were. Welcome to golden triangle whitetails, we are a fully guided whitetail outfitter in the heart of illinois big buck country. The secondlargest on record is a deer taken in 1962 in nebraska by. Nov 18, 2018 virginian luke brewster brought international buzz back to hunting for whitetail deer in illinois with a freak nontypical buck he arrowed nov. Here is the new certified world record whitetail buck outdoorhub reporters 01. We are a superior organization dedicated to a quality hunting experience for everyone. The first step was record book data from the boone and crockett club. New archery world record nontypical whitetail grand view. We offer quality deer hunting during the archery, shotgun and muzzleloader seasons as well as a bow gun combo hunt.
Whitetail deer buck standing near the edge of a forest during rut. All stands are prehung in locations with proven success and all areas are in. Did this 51point illinois buck deer break the national record. Luke brewsters incredible buck was shot in illinois during the 2018 archery season. And now you know the facts behind one of the most interesting, historic, and truly legendary whitetails of all time. We only sell a few hunts each year, and our slots fill fast. We put together a countdown of the highestscoring whitetail buck ever killed according to boone and crockett records. And i assure you that while it isnt all about big deer, we would all love to set our sights on a truly incredible representation of the species. Tennessee native stephen tucker set a new record in 2016 with a 47point trophy whitetail. We offer semiguided archery and firearm hunts based out of our modernized hunting lodge with many amenities. One of the deer they are suspected of poaching was a potential illinois state record nontypical whitetail that scored 261 58. Williamson county, illinois land for sale whitetail. New archery world record nontypical whitetail grand.
Williamson county, illinois land for sale whitetail properties. Virginian luke brewster brought international buzz back to hunting for whitetail deer in illinois with a freak nontypical buck he arrowed nov. Idnr launches new whitetailed deer website springfield, il whitetailed deer are an integral part of the illinois landscape, and a new website whitetailed deer illinois provides uptodate information on deer biology, management, research and regulations. The results discussed are an accumulation of data from 202017. Illinois state record if youve already tuned in to whitetail properties tv this season, youve no doubt been entertained by the exciting hunts and massive bucks taken on the land managed by the whitetail properties folks. Oct 21, 2015 even in a monster buck wonderland such as illinois, a boone and crockett buck is a rare and special animal. Giant illinois buck is potential worldrecord 8pointer.
The biggest typical whitetail bucks ever entered into the. Illinois ohio valley trophy hunts illinois whitetail deer. That record belongs to mel johnson and has stood since 1965. Illinois owns both archery whitetail world records. What are the stats on the oldest whitetail antlers in the record book. Itd be fitting for the record to fall in 2019, just one year removed from a new world record nontypical whitetail and muley. Deer hunting over a decoy melissa bachman shares a great whitetail hunting tip with outdoor news. The top states for boone and crockett whitetails in the last. Illinois now owns both archery world records for whitetail deer.
Imb outfitters offers trophy whitetail deer hunting in, pike county, illinois. Brewster shot the deer during the 2018 archery season. The golden triangle used to be iowa, illinois and wisconsin. My new favorite spot for nice record book whitetails. When he spotted the huge whitetail during a bush push a term saskatchewan hunters use to describe a deer drive he almost shot off one antler, something that would have excluded the deer from the record books. We own exclusive hunting rights on over 11,000 acres in. The top states for boone and crockett whitetails in the. Set your dial to the sportsman channel on july, 2011 for a hunt you wont soon forget.
Were living in the good old days of deer hunting right now. In what year was the arthur young buck killed, and how many years went by before it was entered into the boone and crockett record book. And dont get me wrong, those state are still great. Hunters in illinois bagged a preliminary total of 50,173 deer, down from 58,836 in 2018. Potential world record whitetail ontario out of doors. At a panelconfirmed 327 78 net inches of score, the monster illinois. Brian damerys illinois giant north american whitetail.
Bring your trophy to the illinois deer classic big buck ticket location. Illinois may hold less publicland hunting options for the trophy hunters, but the quality of the terrain and the whitetails on that land is worth taking into consideration. Moreover, hunters across the nation are rewriting state record books with. Whitetail history is filled with landmark events, but perhaps none more noteworthy than the one occurring on the morning of november 23, 1993. Nov 23, 2015 last year, 156,386 hunters each purchased at least one archery deer license in the land of lincoln, and 24,468 antlered bucks were tagged. In fact, in accordance to a compiled number of entries in all whitetail record books, pike county illinois deer hunting has placed more trophy whitetail bucks in the record books than any other location in the nation. Illinois state record buck 10 matching articles outdoor life. For jones, the old saying the third times the charm rang true. Campbell illinois whitetails, illinois finest whitetail outfitter, offers high quality trophy deer hunts on 20,000 acres located in southeastern illinois. A sportsman in the land of lincoln harvested an amazing buck that could have enough scorable points to hit the world record books for whitetail. Illinois state record nontypical whitetail that scored 261 58. As a deer hunter, i read a lot about where to hunt big whitetail bucks. Possible record deer taken in illinois during shotgun season.1638 278 977 1230 789 16 930 1021 759 153 1572 532 1394 1337 753 374 834 566 967 443 36 580 499 43 339 109 852 1384