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Opening weekend Reports

Postby MN Quack Smoker » Sun Sep 22, 2013 5:21 pm

Lets hear them folks, I will get it started. We had our big annual opening day trip to west central MN. First morning we split up into 3 groups of 5 hunters and had a pretty good openening day. 3 of the guys got dogs a year and a half ago and so we had 3 dogs on their first hunts or relatively close to first hunts and they were great. I think we only lost like 2-3 birds all day for all three groups. We brought home 47 ducks for the 15 hunters. Alot of teal and woodies, prolly 6-8 mallards as well. No geese though. We usually get a couple on opening day. Saw a lot but they were flying high, maybe used to being hunted as this is the 3rd season on them, lol.
Day 2 was alot quiter, few less hunters and alot less birds. All in all, great opener. Lots of fun, friends, food and beverages. Hope you all had similar openers!!

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Re: Opening weekend Reports

Postby chasing the GREEN » Mon Sep 23, 2013 8:57 am

Also west central mn, 19 Blue wing teal, 1 green wing teal, 10 mallards, 5 wood duck, 1 gadwall, one goose. 3 shooters
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Re: Opening weekend Reports

Postby chevyobsession » Wed Sep 25, 2013 8:21 am

Central Minnesota. 3 geese and 2 BWT Saturday. 1 goose and 1 woodie Sunday. Small numbers do to my lack of shooting. Saw several flocks of BWT Saturday and had a few come in. Not huge numbers of ducks around but there are some to be shot if you know where to go.

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Re: Opening weekend Reports

Postby therewillbeblood » Wed Sep 25, 2013 6:54 pm

northern mn, 4 guys, 28 ducks for the weekend. don't remember the species breakdown but it was mainly teal and woodies.
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Re: Opening weekend Reports

Postby kms399 » Thu Sep 26, 2013 8:44 pm

west of the cities, 2 guys saturday 3 on sunday ended up with 21, mostly woodducks with a couple teal and a goose
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Re: Opening weekend Reports

Postby duck_dynasty » Sat Sep 28, 2013 6:53 pm

Hunted wednesday and thursday western mn. Day one 11 birds 6 BWT, 1 GWT, 3 mallards, and a jewish mallard (shoveler). Day two 10 birds 5 BWT, 3 mallards, and 2 hooded mergansers. Found every bird that we shot left none behing which is always a great feeling :smile: The dog got alot of work and did well which was great!
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