Which week in October?

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Which week in October?

Postby TICKTOCK » Wed Aug 10, 2011 5:37 pm

If you had the choice to hunt the first week or the last week of October in the SE area of ND which would you choose and why? Thanks!!
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Re: Which week in October?

Postby jgoetz » Fri Aug 12, 2011 10:54 pm


Can you handle cold? Like 20 degrees cold? If not the last week of Oct. probally isn't a safe bet.

Do you hunt over water? If so the last week of Oct. probally isn't a safe bet.

Do you hunt over fields? If so the last week of Oct is where its at.

Historically from what I have seen hunting ND (as a resident for 4 years) the first two weeks of the season are stellar. Birds are dumb as a bag of rocks. After two weeks all the resident birds have been chased away and are a little more wary. Then comes about a two week lull. Then BOOM migration. Birds are dumb as rocks again. Just my 2 cents. Hope it helps.
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