Duck hunting in California topics include: California duck hunting trips, the past hunting seasons, and share information about California duck hunting guides.
Moderators: #1wingnut, duckman2000, PinTeal, finsnfeathershunter
I remember back in the days of sweat lines before lotteries and jr. blinds rolling in to Los Banos refuge on a friday halloween eve. My brother and I were 8 and 9 (1st season hunters) My dad had us bring our costumes and we knocked on trailers, trucks, and cars in the parking lot. Best halloween ever ! Scored shells, bug spray, candy, cash, soda, even some fresh eggs. Wonder if that still happens?
- Posts: 1627
- Joined: Tue May 18, 2010 12:10 am
- Location: Behind a laptop
This is awesome... These are the kinda things I want my son to remember. Thanks for sharing Fried.
"suppose you were an idiot; and suppose you were a member of congress, But I repeat myself".- Mark Twain
"Go to heaven for the climate , go to hell for the company".- Mark Twain
- Forum Moderator
- Posts: 1478
- Joined: Tue Dec 23, 2008 10:16 pm
- Location: Reno,NV
HAHA ! But move over kid , the guy dressed-up like a Refuge Duck Hunter in all that New Stuff , blowing his calls ( in line )
is the one with the Holloweenie get-up , the night before THE SHOOT !
- Posts: 3077
- Joined: Thu Nov 12, 2009 10:30 am
I remember one Halloween eve back in the early 80's when my Dad and I were in the sweat line at Kesterson. Some of the guys in campers there gave me some candy because they felt sorry for me that I was in a parking lot that night vs. going out trick or treating. Little did they know I was right where I wanted to be. I still remember several guys having carved pumpkins sitting outside their campers lit up in the evening darkness. I also remember the hunt that next day was very good. Extremely slow and we only shot a couple of birds.
"It seems the harder I work the more luck I seem to have"
- Posts: 778
- Joined: Sun Aug 10, 2008 7:14 pm
- Location: Oakdale
Guys showed up in Duck Commander costumes at my house last night.
I want to get one and then go hunt at Little Dry Creek. I'm sure it will buy me the credibility that I so desperately want.
All this for a bowl of borscht.
- Posts: 9011
- Joined: Wed Apr 05, 2006 8:44 pm
- Location: San Jose, CA
Return to California Duck Hunting
Who is online
Users browsing this forum: Exabot [Bot], hntnfool and 26 guests