Reader Shots: Photos of the Week

Kaiden brought her dad luck on her first deer hunt. He shot this 8-point buck 15 minutes into the hunt when she joined him.Field & Stream Online Editors
Tom Spinella hoists a seven-pound largemouth caught in a Rhode Island Reservoir.Field & Stream Online Editors
Cassandra Olguin scouted this bull elk for a month before taking him down.Field & Stream Online Editors
Matt Phillips' black lab Buddy retrieves a Louisiana mallard.Field & Stream Online Editors
Matt Boarman sighted this Ohio buck, trying to keep hidden.Field & Stream Online Editors
The rest of these photos might not have made it into our picks of the week, but check them out, because they're still pretty cool. Here are the runners up.Field & Stream Online Editors
Chris Wilmot hoists this fat northern pike caught in Labrador this summer.Field & Stream Online Editors
Matt Martin took this 10-point buck near Chester, Oklahoma.Field & Stream Online Editors
Jack from Peoria, Illinois hoists a monster largemouth.Field & Stream Online Editors
Clete Kirkpatrick of Salt Lake City, Utah holds up a nice Madison River rainbow trout.Field & Stream Online Editors
Erin Meyer of Barnevled, Wisconsin got this monstrous 10-point buck this October.Field & Stream Online Editors
Jay Antoon of Charlotte, North Carolina is grateful for the season's first redfish.Field & Stream Online Editors
Gary Dell Abate watched this buck for two seasons before he finally got his shot from 360 yards on opening day.Field & Stream Online Editors
Matt poses with his first buck, an 11-pointer near Franklin, Illinois.Field & Stream Online Editors
Kevin poses with a buck he caught munching sunflower seeds in eastern Colorado.Field & Stream Online Editors
Billy Finke of Pittsburg, Kansas and his 17-point buck.Field & Stream Online Editors
Eric Steingraber got his first bobcat on a day when Wisconsin was hit with six inches of snow.Field & Stream Online Editors
Brett Grainger took this goat along the continental divide in British Columbia.Field & Stream Online Editors
Conrad Schneider of Syracuse, New York took this landlocked atlantic salmon on Cayuga Lake.Field & Stream Online Editors
Five-year-old Brock Anderson examines an early-season rub.Field & Stream Online Editors
Steven Tottingham took this bear in La Tuque, Quebec with a bow.Field & Stream Online Editors
Thirteen-year-old Jake Murphy with his first deer, an 8-point buck.Field & Stream Online Editors
Fourteen-year-old Nate Yarberry took down this elk with one shot in Colorado.Field & Stream Online Editors
Juan Moreno and his son Gabriel took this buck just five minutes after getting into the field in Lake County, California.Field & Stream Online Editors
Jimmy Torres shot this 325-pound hog from 155 yards.Field & Stream Online Editors
Ron Omark shot this 11-point buck with a muzzleloader.Field & Stream Online Editors
Roland Wood proudly displays his first squirrel in Georgia.Field & Stream Online Editors
Garret Miller's daughter said this buck was "the coolest thing she had ever seen."Field & Stream Online Editors
Kirk Stovall got this buck in eastern Montana.Field & Stream Online Editors
Steven Long of North Carolina shot this 14-point buck on opening day of rifle season.Field & Stream Online Editors
Daniel Miller of Pennock, Minnesota caught this coyote lunching on a blue-winged teal.Field & Stream Online Editors
Barry Coomer of Louisville was deer hunting when he ran into this coyote.Field & Stream Online Editors
Bryan Lockman of Apalachin, New York with his first deer.Field & Stream Online Editors
Curt Davis' proud lab with her first wood duck of the season.Field & Stream Online Editors
Stephen Wise took this nice mule deer in Arizona this October.Field & Stream Online Editors
Karen Kies of Washington hunted for 15 years before getting her first elk, this 7X7 giant.Field & Stream Online Editors
Nick Dereski of Marshall, Michigan proudly displays his first U.P. wild turkey.Field & Stream Online Editors
Kenay Heigle got this 19-pound gobbler in Arkansas.Field & Stream Online Editors
Evan Fedorko of Morgantown took this buck on the opening day of West Virginia's archery season.Field & Stream Online Editors
Jeff Mercer and his Colorado mule deer taken this October.Field & Stream Online Editors
Marco is all smiles after a good morning rabbit hunting in Kentucky.Field & Stream Online Editors