Waterfowl Hunting

Split one comes to an end

Quite a few folks took advantage of today’s final day of the first split. Count us among them. We didn’t do real well, but we fought through the fog and killed some ducks. Hopefully a little rain and cooler weather

Goose or bust

Some guys shot a few ducks this morning, but we went to the wrong end of the field evidently. We did not kill a single duck. We salvaged the morning with seven geese, but that wasn’t what we were after.

An outstanding day…..but…

We had a big group of hunters and had an outstanding day, but it wasn’t easy. We went to a reservoir that has not been hunted and has been holding quite a few birds. We set up not too far

Toughest day yet

Tuesday was our toughest day yet. We had a few birds fly early, but by 7:30 a.m. the skies were empty where we were. We scratched out ten, but it was tough. We heard pretty much the same from others.

A chilly Monday morning limit

Man, it was chilly Monday morning. We didn’t have any ice, but it sure felt like there should have been some. We killed a limit of 24, but we were fortunate. We hunted a blind that we had not been

An average Thanksgiving weekend

If we had to pick one word to describe the last few days of duck hunting, it would be “average”. Could’ve been worse…could’ve been better! Frankly, things were a bit slower than earlier in the week and even spots that

Happy Thanksgiving

We hope you are having a good Thanksgiving weekend and pause to be thankful for your blessings, large and small. It is sure a blessing to live in a country where we are free to pursue outdoor sports and own/shoot

Still got lots of ducks

We’ve still got a lot of ducks. We killed 28 and had some good shooting early. A lot of the early ducks are still teal, but that is okay, too. We had a bad wind — which was virtually no

Less pressure, a few ducks and…mud?

Duck hunters got to see a lot of something that has been missing for months. Mud. The rain was welcomed earlier this week, but it wasn’t enough to provide much relief. There were fewer hunters Tuesday, but most everybody saw