Hunting a Roost

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Hunting a Roost

Postby G3duck » Thu Oct 10, 2013 10:48 am

Went into a swamp the other week lookink for Teal. Got there about 15-20 minutes before LST and jumped up a bunch of Woodies. Only a very few ever came back.

Any suggestions on how to hunt a spot like that?
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Re: Hunting a Roost

Postby stealfeathers » Thu Oct 10, 2013 11:16 am

Spot light, canoe, and a shotgun . Just make sure when your buddy hits em with the spotlight he follows them while the other guy shoots.
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Re: Hunting a Roost

Postby gooosehunter » Thu Oct 10, 2013 11:29 am

You dont shoot the roost until the last week of the season. Many of us have made the same mistake. Toss in some feed and hopefully they come back.

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Re: Hunting a Roost

Postby LEWDOG » Thu Oct 10, 2013 11:35 am

Double up on the get in there time and try again . Do you have a night trail going into the spot , if not clear and mark it during the middle of the day for a straight path to the best shoot zone . I agree this 4 day season is the one to bust a roost , hit it hard once and move on to the next .

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