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European Deer Skull Mount

I have a large box in my garage filled with deer racks. Some are small and some would consider them large but whenever I shoot a deer I cut the rack off and toss it in the box. Sometimes I will set aside the whole head for a european mount. I usually don’t have any plans for these racks but …

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Mountain Mike Skull Master Mounting Kit

This past deer season Marky and I were hunting a friend’s private farm in Indiana. While we were both lucky enough to fill our buck tags, I happened to get a pretty nice 11 pointer. Nothing that I would actually send off to the taxidermist for a head mount but pretty nice. I usually just cut the skull cap off …

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D.I.Y. European Skull Mount: “THE POSITIONER”

With the cost of taxidermy these days, a lot of guys just can’t afford or are not willing to shell out the cash for a smaller buck mount. An easy solution for low dollars is a DIY european skull mount. I’m not going to get into the “how to” of skull mounting in this article but what I want to …

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Mountain Mike European Skull Mount

I decided that my 2015 buck really wasn’t big enough to justify doing a full mount. So after discussing with Freeze, we decided to do a European skull mount. As I type, the rotting skull in tied down in the back 40 waiting for mother nature to do it’s microbial magic. But that got Freeze to thinking. He told me …