Golden eyes?

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Golden eyes?

Postby addictivehunter » Sun Nov 10, 2013 5:04 pm

A buddy and I were out pheasant hunting yesterday and happened to shoot a duck that we flushed off the water. I believe it's a Golden Eye. I'll get a picture soon as my buddy who took a photo sends it to me, since I didn't have a camera. I'm wondering though if anyone else has shot one or seen one here in Utah?
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Re: Golden eyes?

Postby wanapasaki » Sun Nov 10, 2013 5:06 pm

More than likely, yes, people shot them often.
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Re: Golden eyes?

Postby Factor 8 » Sun Nov 10, 2013 5:37 pm

Common Goldeneye's are very common to see and harvest. Barrows Goldeneye's are pretty rare around these parts.
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Re: Golden eyes?

Postby duckslayer74 » Sun Nov 10, 2013 10:07 pm

Goldeneye's are starting to show up now, I had a few flocks fly by the other day.
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Re: Golden eyes?

Postby utarchery » Wed Nov 13, 2013 12:15 am

I shoot around 50 common Goldie's every season here in utah. Theyre alot of fun and also good looking, the drakes anyways
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