Bravin the storm

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Bravin the storm

Postby #1wingnut » Fri Jan 04, 2008 9:11 pm

2 words.................. holly crap :eek:
My wife said a guy would have to be an idiot to go out in a boat in that mess.
I guess Linc and I are a couple of idiots, but idiots with a boat load of birds :yes:
It took a half a box of shells to get the lead figured out. and 2 box's (each) to kill 4 limits for 2 guys. limits of ducks and geese.
7 specs 5 honks 12 ducks. We lost 2 ducks in the storm so Linc decided to do the right thing and call it a limit anyway. :thumbsup: both of us scotch doubled on geese, Linc on specs and me on honks. we killed all 5 honks on 1 up. :thumbsup: The mallards were far and few between we tried to wait'm out but it got a little chilly after we got soaked to the bone. so we killed what came in. :hammer:

we had a couple guys in a canoe down river from us that sailed bird after bird and never made ANY attempt to retrieve em. we had 2 of their specs (the only ones they got) fall dead in our hole. also a sprig sailed over and died right in front of us and we already had ours. They paddled by us on the way out and we made them take their birds. They left the sprig cause they already had 2 in the boat
and thats ALL they had. WHAT FRIGGIN LOOSERS !!!!!! :mad:

Anyway it was a great hunt. thanks Linc, you are a true blue, stone cold, duck killin machine :thumbsup: see you Tues night for wed's duck fest.

I think I'll sleep in tomorrow. I'm beat and I have a #1 resi for Wed.
Heres a pic of the meat pile. I have more but for some reason they wont load.
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Postby GoldHunter » Fri Jan 04, 2008 9:44 pm

It was crazy out there....45 plus at my a boat :eek: that's real crazy. Best shoot of the year though... :thumbsup:
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Postby cjc » Fri Jan 04, 2008 9:44 pm

Waitin for that storm to hit us here in New Mexico in the next day or two. Hopefully our hunt will be that good! Great job guys. Well worth getting soaked huh.
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Postby dukkilla007 » Fri Jan 04, 2008 10:02 pm

Good job #1 wingnut!! :hammer: 'em
Saw the birds that your huntin buddy brought home - good mature,hefty birds. He told me that you shot some big geese?
job well done!
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Postby callinfowl » Fri Jan 04, 2008 10:27 pm

outstanding !

But their ain't no birds in the delta....... :huh: :rofl:
Lifes to short to sweat the small crap !
Lighten up and have some fun ,before ya die !

Laugh at yourself and with others!!!!!
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Postby terryg » Fri Jan 04, 2008 11:02 pm

that's a memeorable trip dawg!

ands callifowl, geez, your avatar is distracting from the thread.

MAKE IT A STICKY! :rofl: :rofl: :rofl:
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Postby #1wingnut » Fri Jan 04, 2008 11:06 pm

terryg wrote:that's a memeorable trip dawg!

ands callifowl, geez, your avatar is distracting from the thread.

MAKE IT A STICKY! :rofl: :rofl: :rofl:

I already got it sticky. oops can I say that ? :oops:

:rofl: :rofl:
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Postby Duckbud » Fri Jan 04, 2008 11:34 pm

I could sum today up in one word - INSANE. Had one hell of a shoot though. Finally managed my first limit of green this season. I swear the wind gusts in our area had to be hittin 60+. At times you couldn't even walk in it. Wingnut - out in a boat? Now that's some crazy s**t. :thumbsup:
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Postby BrokenWing » Sat Jan 05, 2008 12:01 am

Nice shootin Wingnut, :thumbsup: Holly cow what a wild morning, it was on fire. :hammer:
Good luck Sat, Hey Callinfowl who is in the picture with your sign in? :eek:
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Postby duckahlr » Sat Jan 05, 2008 11:53 am

Glad to see all you guys made it through O.k. Randy told me about the storm and saw a little on the news. Tell me duck hunters aren't some crazy b*st*rds. The only people crazy enough to bare this massive storm for sure. Congrats on the hunts too.

I also heard that I might be able to go to Cali and get like 10,000 goose decoys that might have blown away!!!!!!! :biggrin:
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Re: Bravin the storm

Postby slowshooter » Thu Jan 30, 2014 4:42 pm

This was a wicked storm. Fun hunt.

Where we were hunting the winds got into the 70s. Shot a dry field and it was outstanding.

This is a good year to dredge up great memories. :lol3:
All this for a bowl of borscht.
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