I took this photo last fall. I was steelhead fishing at the Rocky River near Cleveland, Ohio when this 14 point buck decided to cross the stream next to me.
--David French. Field & Stream Online Editors
“Hunting with my 15-year-old son in North Branch, Minn. He shot this 8-point buck and doe back to back in the first hour opening morning. I taught him everything I know.” – Tom Tschida, Hugo, Minn.
3-year-old Elijah Scott caught this crappie with a Scooby-Doo Shakespeare while on vacation in north Louisiana.
Scott Norkey bagged this 13-pointer with his Mossberg 12-gauge in the early hours of opening day in Michigan.