Duck hunting for diver species like Canvasbacks, Redheads, Ringnecks, Eiders, Goldeneye and other diver ducks.
Moderators: crewchief252, LayedOut, Dep6, jamesmc
Headed to Western NY to hunt with my good friend Rich Kolmetz on the big lake. Thursday we had an outstanding day passing up many birds and collecting 6 Scoter, 5 Whistlers, a Buffy and a goose. We were where they wanted to be so we tried to pick males and let many Oldsqaw and other birds pass over and land in the decoys. The wind and number of birds dropped on Friday but we still managed to bag 8 Oldsqaw, a Broadbill and a Scoter. A great way to end a less than stellar season.
Kevin J Legg
- Posts: 30
- Joined: Thu Jan 06, 2011 6:34 am
I am a native WNYer... Where did you hunt out of? If you dont mind me asking!
- Posts: 17
- Joined: Thu Jan 05, 2012 12:54 pm
- Location: Northern VA/Coastal SC
That is a nice bunch of birds there. If you dont mind me asking... what are you going to do with the tails on the oldsquaw? I use them in my fly tying, and am always looking for them. I would happily pay postage to get them here is possible, if it is not too late that is.
Many thanks in advance
- Posts: 15
- Joined: Thu Oct 19, 2006 3:30 pm
- Location: Dallas, OR.
Awesome bag of birds. Would give anything to get in on some of that!
- Posts: 1194
- Joined: Sun Jul 23, 2006 10:50 am
- Location: Piedmont, NC
Very nice bag!!
Saving the Poodles of America, one Alligator at a time!!
Even duct tape can't fix stupid ... but it can muffle the sound!
- Site Admin
- Posts: 8586
- Joined: Mon Dec 12, 2005 12:17 pm
- Location: GA
- Posts: 19
- Joined: Sun Jan 15, 2012 7:53 pm
- Location: St. Lawrence River
- Posts: 38
- Joined: Sun Aug 22, 2010 11:52 am
- Location: Coastal Ga
Return to Diver Duck Hunting
Who is online
Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 6 guests