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#5979628 - 10/15/15 08:09 PM how to get out there
spydergto Offline
Green Horn

Registered: 08/27/14
Posts: 8
guys , so I now have plenty of free time but no income lol halliburton laid me off. I desperatly want to just get out in the woods to shoot some hogs but have zero income

how do you guys do it ? previously I was looking to buy land but that blew over quickly into just try to pay bills

any one know how or where to go shoot pigs on a budget?

#5979734 - 10/15/15 09:01 PM Re: how to get out there [Re: spydergto]
Kawabuggy Offline
Pro Tracker

Registered: 01/14/08
Posts: 1605
Loc: Houston, TX
Public land. It's $48 for the hunting license, and then some more money for the APH (not sure which public lands, if not all, require it so check into that). Then, it's just gas to get out there.
A hog is nothing more than a bullet receptacle.

#5980154 - 10/16/15 07:50 AM Re: how to get out there [Re: spydergto]
rickym Online   content
Extreme Tracker

Registered: 06/14/15
Posts: 3723
Loc: texas
^^^ this or look for a cheap hog hunt, they can be found for under 200.
Originally Posted By: Roll-Tide
Any ideas how to make it hard?

#5980269 - 10/16/15 09:02 AM Re: how to get out there [Re: spydergto]
colt.45 Online   content
THF Trophy Hunter

Registered: 03/16/12
Posts: 9258
Loc: wondering about the woods
cheers Having hunting withdrawls here... As pappy once said: Don't do no good ta complain seen several threads were people getting out of hunting... Thinking of starting a support group, High Price of Hunting ... The $48.00 WMA permit cheapest way ta go... The 24-7-365 hunting presure on surounding privet land can make them a hot spot... OSBWMA been my ta-go-to place... Check out public hunting land lower in forum... Beat wishes flag

i'm postaddic

#5982079 - 10/17/15 09:21 PM Re: how to get out there [Re: spydergto]
crumrw Offline
Bird Dog

Registered: 07/23/10
Posts: 318
Loc: Garland, TX
Corp land was how I started.

#5982136 - 10/17/15 09:56 PM Re: how to get out there [Re: spydergto]
Wader Offline

Registered: 12/02/09
Posts: 688
Loc: Krum, TX
Nothing like the feeling of harvesting game on public land. The swampy back waters of many lakes are just covered in hogs. Just read the local rules. Some places are shotgun or archery only. Some places get a fair bit of traffic from guys running dogs. Be safe and have fun.

Originally Posted By: Robert A. Heinlein
A thousand reasoned opinions never equal to one case of diving in and finding out.

#5983159 - 10/18/15 08:12 PM Re: how to get out there [Re: spydergto]
Pig_Popper Offline

Registered: 08/16/15
Posts: 529
Loc: Fort Worth
Ammo alone is a fortune - goodluck
I smell Bacon


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