Humbling Hunters!

Discussion in 'Deer Hunting' started by Chilly, Oct 12, 2020.

  1. Chilly

    Chilly 10 pointer

    For the past 4 years, our lease has been offered to give some less fortunate kids a place to deer hunt and enjoy the outdoors. My kids and I usually just help out where we are needed. We ended up with 5 kids this year and man did they get it done. There were some truly happy kids when they left the farm last night! They ended up harvesting 8 deer this weekend and had one that we did not recover (yet).
    I would like to thank our Fish and Wildlife Officers for offering their time and commitment to this event each year. It takes a lot of effort to organize this event and it shows. They do a great job with it every year. Each kid has an officer hunting with them. It is awesome to see the smiles on these kids faces and hear their stories! One of the lucky hunters told me last night that they were gonna eat the meat and put the head on the wall! This kid has no use of his legs and insisted he ride in the back of a side by side with his buck on the way back to the barn! Sure put an even bigger smile on my face! By no means am I taking credit for any of the organizing but it is a truly humbling experience for me and my sons to be a part of this each year!
    1.jpg 2.jpg 3.jpg
    Last edited: Oct 12, 2020
  2. BowHunter20

    BowHunter20 6 pointer

    Oct 15, 2014
    That is truly a awesome sight! Keep up the Lords work!! I hadn't planned on crying this morning so thanks for that!! :)
  3. bondhu

    bondhu 12 pointer

    Jul 3, 2015
    Battle Run
    Great Deal Chilly
    Chilly likes this.
  4. WildmanWilson

    WildmanWilson 12 pointer

    Dec 26, 2004
    Western Ky.
    That’s a great cause. It’s life changing for those kids and people involved. Way to go!!
    Chilly likes this.
  5. Dark Cloud

    Dark Cloud 12 pointer

    Aug 14, 2009
    Lawrence Co.
    Chilly ,maybe you could record some of the young people’s story ,and post it if they didn’t mind,I would love to hear them tell their story.Its a great thing you guys are doing ,my hats off to you.
    woodsman92 and Chilly like this.
  6. 1wildcatfan

    1wildcatfan 12 pointer

    Jan 2, 2009
    raised n Bullitt Co.
    Excellent job by all involved.
    Chilly likes this.
  7. ky.longbeard

    ky.longbeard 10 pointer

    May 15, 2010
    Good work ....Keep it going !
    Chilly likes this.
  8. turkeyhunter91

    turkeyhunter91 10 pointer

    Apr 3, 2007
    That's awesome, congratulations to all. 1 of my favorite post I have seen this year.
    carnivore and Chilly like this.
  9. theprofessor

    theprofessor 6 pointer

    Oct 14, 2013
    God Bless America, and Amen.
    Chilly likes this.
  10. CentralKyHunter

    CentralKyHunter 6 pointer

    Nov 19, 2007
    Great work. We do the same thing for youth turkey. It is absolutely awesome. Thanks for sharing
    carnivore and Chilly like this.
  11. mudhole crossing

    mudhole crossing 12 pointer

    Aug 20, 2007
    East ky
  12. Rut-n-Strut

    Rut-n-Strut 8 pointer

    Oct 18, 2013
    Owen County
    Congratulations to you and all the kids involved! It was nice to hear this!
    Chilly likes this.
  13. wv67

    wv67 12 pointer

    Dec 19, 2017
    Southern wva
    Excellent Job to all , that’s a blessing to all involved
    Chilly likes this.
  14. Tankt

    Tankt 8 pointer

    Dec 26, 2019
    Amazing program you got there, bud! I had no idea you had that going.

    Great job to everyone!
    Chilly likes this.
  15. Southpaw

    Southpaw 10 pointer

    Oct 2, 2005
    Northern Ky
    My favorite post. Thank You ! And thanks to all involved.
    Chilly likes this.

Share This Page