Chasing Snows,Pt II

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Chasing Snows,Pt II

Postby pvn6616 » Tue Jan 29, 2013 9:32 pm

Late morning start, left the ramp at 11AM and again went searching for the geese, and again they were in the refuge. Set up in the perfect spot, except the geese didn't read the script and when they started flying, flew right past us. Flocks of 20, 50. 100. even 3's and 4's all flew past at 1000yds. It was dead calm, but they were definitely not interested in our spread. Of course, since the Special Winter Canada season opened today they also avoided us. Hardly saw any Canadians flying today. Uncanny how they know!

Ah, it's days like this that keep me wondering why I chase em... but I know I'll be back again and again, and one of these days it will come together.
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Re: Chasing Snows,Pt II

Postby ngiglio » Wed Jan 30, 2013 4:44 pm

Lol ah Pete you always seen to pull the short straw but a day in the blind is better then a day at work!
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Re: Chasing Snows,Pt II

Postby canderso » Wed Jan 30, 2013 8:54 pm

Glad you got out and saw things moving anyway. I am hoping to get out Saturday with my son. Plan to do some scouting for the Canadas. If we are fortunate enough to find them somewhere other than the local playground, maybe try a sneak hunt or something similar.

Keep up the hard work.
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Re: Chasing Snows,Pt II

Postby Tr1ggerHappy » Thu Jan 31, 2013 12:37 am

Hunted for the special season today and only got 2 there were TONS flying, yet we had two come into the field we were in then the rest in the field across the street that thing is a magnet but the farmer won't let us hunt it. So we're stuck trying to pull them over where they don't want to be but at least we got out there. Pvn seems like your dedicated in getting some snows I'm sure luck will turn around sooner rather then later..that's one bird I've been dieing to shoot just have no clue where to start!
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