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#5457059 - 12/03/14 07:20 PM First hunt of year......
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That didn't pull trigger. Buddy wasn't wearing face mask. Think that was issue. We saw 5 groups- several pairs singles- just about all mallards.

Had 1 group cup, and haul A, we had a pair cup while we were standing- good bye.

A lot more birds today than last week-.but sad results.

Birds are extremely wary- if everything isn't perfect- see any face motion not finishing.

I have never had a hunt the last 20 years that we saw decent number of birds, perfect wind- and no harvest.

Had a great time though! LOL


Edited by Greekangler (12/03/14 07:22 PM)
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#5457094 - 12/03/14 07:39 PM Re: First hunt of year...... [Re: Greekangler]
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It's that time of the season...they've seen it all and been shot at. Been tough this week for me as well.

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#5457104 - 12/03/14 07:43 PM Re: First hunt of year...... [Re: Greekangler]
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I hate that I feel it coming tomorrow for me

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#5457265 - 12/03/14 09:08 PM Re: First hunt of year...... [Re: Greekangler]
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Totally opposite down here today. Birds were the most cooperative they have been all season.
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#5457269 - 12/03/14 09:10 PM Re: First hunt of year...... [Re: Greekangler]
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Originally Posted By: Greekangler
Buddy wasn't wearing face mask. Think that was issue.


That is why I always have more than one facemask in my bag.


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#5457640 - 12/04/14 06:59 AM Re: First hunt of year...... [Re: Greekangler]
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I always carry facepaint in my boat, if someone does not bring a facemask, they have to wear makeup. They usually never forget the facemask again. That stuff is a PITA to remove.

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#5457695 - 12/04/14 07:40 AM Re: First hunt of year...... [Re: Greekangler]
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Birds seem weary this morning.
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#5457703 - 12/04/14 07:45 AM Re: First hunt of year...... [Re: mohunter]
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Originally Posted By: mohunter
I always carry facepaint in my boat, if someone does not bring a facemask, they have to wear makeup. They usually never forget the facemask again. That stuff is a PITA to remove.


Have stick in cabin and car- won't happen again
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#5457753 - 12/04/14 11:10 AM Re: First hunt of year...... [Re: Greekangler]
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As predicted. Got skunked today.

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#5458141 - 12/04/14 04:03 PM Re: First hunt of year...... [Re: Greekangler]
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I never wear facepaint or a facemask. My blind is averaging 5.5 ducks per hunter per hunt. Here is a hint don't look at them on top of you and they wont see your face.

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#5458780 - 12/04/14 09:34 PM Re: First hunt of year...... [Re: Greekangler]
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Start using less decoys.
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#5458986 - 12/04/14 10:52 PM Re: First hunt of year...... [Re: nickduckhunter]
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Originally Posted By: nickduckhunter
I never wear facepaint or a facemask. My blind is averaging 5.5 ducks per hunter per hunt. Here is a hint don't look at them on top of you and they wont see your face.


Thanks Captain Obvious.

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#5459019 - 12/04/14 11:48 PM Re: First hunt of year...... [Re: Greekangler]
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Birds came later today.
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#5459046 - 12/05/14 12:19 AM Re: First hunt of year...... [Re: Greekangler]
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I use the face paint. I use wet wipes to get it off. Never had a problem. I haven't ever used a face mask.
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#5459072 - 12/05/14 03:57 AM Re: First hunt of year...... [Re: nickduckhunter]
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Originally Posted By: nickduckhunter
I never wear facepaint or a facemask. My blind is averaging 5.5 ducks per hunter per hunt. Here is a hint don't look at them on top of you and they wont see your face.


Sounds like you got it all figured out!

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