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Anybody duck hunt from a kayak?
"If at first you don't succeed, reload"
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- Joined: Wed Dec 01, 2004 2:00 pm
- Location: Nacogdoches, TX
Not from it as much as I have used it to haul gear and get to the other side of marshes. I never felt comfortable shooting from mine.
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- Joined: Sun Jan 16, 2005 4:08 pm
- Location: Minnesota
I have a little. I have two Winderness System Tandems. My wife sewed covers for them and they look good. You can go a lot of places you can't go with a boat. I could carry decoys, even a dog if I wanted. There are a lot of benefits. You can't cover as much ground, but if you have done your scouting with a boat and can put in close by there is a lot of value. The negative is if you shot sideways the recoil can test your balance. We had a mishap during teal season in September my Father-in-Law rolled his with my 4 year old son. I am thinking about carrying the kayaks in my boat and using them to manuver around were I set up to put out decoys, and move around if necessary. You have much more stealth where you can slip up on birds that you couldn't in a boat.
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- Joined: Tue Oct 11, 2005 4:09 pm
- Location: Bell, FL
you bet, i love it
went puddler hunting this year as usual.... shot more divers than puddle ducks. typical
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- Joined: Mon Oct 10, 2005 6:24 pm
- Location: the big river, MN
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