Nate Matthews
And our shed hunting photo contest winner is…Jimmy Wallace of Grandview, MO. Wallace found both of these sheds in the same field within 200 yards of each other. The typical scored 82, while the non-typical scored 104. Congratulations Jimmy! The following photos are the rest of our favorites from the contest. Nate Matthews
Andy Bautz says finding these sheds was too easy. They were right near his backyard bird feeder in Waukesha, WI. Field & Stream Online Editors
Dan Young went on a hunt for the second shed from this set after a friend saw the buck drop the first in his yard in Centerville, OH. Field & Stream Online Editors
Jack Barr hit the jackpot when he found these sheds outside of Carbondale, KS. Nate Matthews
Emil Daniels of Kenosha County, WI, found these sheds while walking his dog. Field & Stream Online Editors
Bonnie Johnson found this shed in the middle of a scrape while taking down her tree stand near Ashland, WI. Nate Matthews
Seeing that 11-year-old Jacob Antley goes shed hunting four times a week near his home in Drexel, MO, it’s no wonder he finds antlers like these. Field & Stream Online Editors
Jeffrey Cameron watched a buck drop these antlers outside his house and ran out in his pajamas to pick them up. Field & Stream Online Editors
Joe Corson of Fairfield, OH, found this dropped rack on the border of Canada and Minnesota. Nate Matthews
After finding the first antler from a giant buck that has become legend in her home town, Kelsey Wagner found the second right in her own backyard. Field & Stream Online Editors
Mike Doiron of Steep Falls, ME, with his prized shed. Nate Matthews
Charlie McCullough of West Baden Springs, IN, Found the second half of these sheds the day after his dad found the first. Nate Matthews
Despite never getting a shot at this buck with his bow, Marek Gutoski of Sheboygan, WI, was happy to learn that the deer survived gun season after finding this shed in the off-season. Field & Stream Online Editors
Mike Caldwell’s dogs, Radar and Maggie, will seek out and retrieve sheds for their owner. But these elk racks found near Colstrip, MT, were a little too heavy for them to carry. Field & Stream Online Editors
Robert Newhouse found this rack on the way to the mailbox at his home in Manhattan, KS. Field & Stream Online Editors
Russ Paul of Runnels, Iowa, spotted these sheds in a bean field while trekking to the lake to do some ice fishing. Nate Matthews
Steve Slovak found these matching sheds not far from his tree stand. Field & Stream Online Editors
Tom Ackerman holds the second shed set he and his dad have found from the same deer over the last two seasons. Field & Stream Online Editors
Matthew McLain says he secured plenty of beer money after finding these sheds near Crested Butte, CO, and selling them. Nate Matthews
Daniel Bryant of Huntingtown, MD, found these sheds in a no hunting zone. He dubbed the buck they belonged to “lobster claw.” Field & Stream Online Editors
Tim Barry found this blacktail deer shed outside Redding, CA. Nate Matthews
Grant Skarsten still cherishes this rack he found in 1960 near Fosston, MN. Nate Matthews
Justin Tetreault though this shed was a birch branch when he first saw it in the woods near Rehoboth, MA. Nate Matthews
Kenneth Johnson found this shed while conducting a search for a missing man in the woods near Ashland, WI. Not only did he find the rack, but he found the missing hiker in perfect health. Nate Matthews
Ron Hill of Newcastle, PA, picked up these shed in December after watching the buck since the previous September. Nate Matthews
Mark Pollard of Oakdale, NY, found this massive shed while crow hunting in Maryland. Nate Matthews
John Moore displays a nice shed found near Olathe, KS. Nate Matthews
Cody Canale with two sheds he found near Mad River, CA. Nate Matthews
Matt Guck of Plymouth, MN, holds the shed of a giant buck he had seen many times in the woods while hunting. Nate Matthews
Benjamin Mahoney of Erin, NY, found these sheds side by side while hiking near Missoula, Montana. Nate Matthews
Damien Rzepka found these sheds near his home in Macedon, NY. Nate Matthews
Dan Moore found these sheds in a pine forest near Oshkosh, WI. Moore’s uncle shot this buck the following season. Nate Matthews
Dylan Martin found these sheds with his dad in his home town of Gadsden, AL. Nate Matthews
Glenn Cisco mountain biked into the forest near Tacoma, WA, on a shed-hunting quest with his son. They found this elk shed in a shallow creek. Nate Matthews
Jim Dambach found this antler while snowshoeing in southern New Hampshire. Nate Matthews
Craig Kilby found these sheds during a New Mexico fishing trip. Nate Matthews
Young Cooper Schroer found this shed on his grandma’s farm in Saffordville, KS. Nate Matthews
Andrew Slette, 11, added these antlers found near his home town of Mahnomen, MN, to huge shed collection he keeps proudly in his room. Nate Matthews
Instead of spending his spring break in Mexico like other college kids, Alec Schumacher of Rochester, MN, decided to do some shed hunting in Kansas. Nate Matthews
Samuel Shue of Sterling, OH, had seen this buck on his trail cam but never got a shot during the season. Nate Matthews
Travison Dickson found these sheds just a few feet apart near his tree stand in Euless, TX. Nate Matthews
Chuck Bauer stumbled across these sheds while looking for wood mushrooms near his home in Tenino, WA. Nate Matthews
Bill Reaska and girlfriend April Casey are still arguing over who exactly saw the large shed April’s holding first near their home in Putnam, IL. Nate Matthews
According to Nick Huelskamp of Augusta, KS, finding this shed was as good as shooting the buck it belonged to. Field & Stream Online Editors
While Mark Leider of Lake Bluff, IL, was happy to find this shed, he saw this deer’s grandpa a day later and it had a bigger rack with “drop-tines like summer sausage.” Field & Stream Online Editors
Gretchen Roman searched out the second shed from this set after her dog sniffed out the first one during a hike near Challis, ID. Field & Stream Online Editors
Geoff Sunderman’s father found these sheds in a field near his house in Kingman, KS. Field & Stream Online Editors
Floyd B. Johnson of Alvarado, TX, had to settle for this shed after spending two years trying to get in bow range of the buck with no success. Field & Stream Online Editors
Doug Grands noticed this 10-point shed sticking out from a pile of leaves near a buck rub in the woods outside Frametown, WV. Field & Stream Online Editors
Young Connor West picked up these moose sheds while snowmobiling near his family’s hunting camp in Amherst, ME. Field & Stream Online Editors