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#6403378 - 08/11/16 08:33 AM Struggling in the Heat
gary roberson Offline
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Registered: 09/18/08
Posts: 1219
This week on Carnivore, I will be hunting by myself in South Texas as no one wanted to tag along in this heat. I am hunting a ranch that I have hunted through the years and at one time had more coyotes than any place I have ever seen. Trapping, snaring and aerial gunning has greatly reduced he population so I am looking hard for sign. I finally manage to find a few critters that were willing to come to the call. Hope if you have a chance that you will tune in.
Adios,
Gary

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#6403404 - 08/11/16 09:01 AM Re: Struggling in the Heat [Re: gary roberson]
Dalee7892 Offline
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Registered: 05/04/15
Posts: 1470
Loc: Denton County
Best of luck, drink a lot of water.

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#6403793 - 08/11/16 01:51 PM Re: Struggling in the Heat [Re: gary roberson]
poisonivie Offline


Registered: 03/10/09
Posts: 7614
Loc: Bridgeport, Tx
According to the stats, its not hotter than all my previous years but I sure am taking it harder. Getting old aint for the faint of heart.
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#6403797 - 08/11/16 01:54 PM Re: Struggling in the Heat [Re: gary roberson]
Cast Offline
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Registered: 12/14/08
Posts: 15561
Loc: North Texas - God's Country
That pesky global warming this summer is just like last summer. What have I done?!?
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#6404100 - 08/11/16 05:32 PM Re: Struggling in the Heat [Re: gary roberson]
colt45 Offline
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Registered: 08/19/06
Posts: 6321
Loc: bastrop county
stay safe
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#6404128 - 08/11/16 05:55 PM Re: Struggling in the Heat [Re: gary roberson]
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Registered: 05/30/11
Posts: 11534
Loc: Rockport, Tx.
Hydrate Sir. I had a close call last Summer, won't do that again. Good luck.

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#6404132 - 08/11/16 05:58 PM Re: Struggling in the Heat [Re: gary roberson]
sallysue Offline
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Registered: 02/21/06
Posts: 2651
Loc: Belton Tx
It seems super hot to me and it use to not bother me Might be the age

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#6404617 - 08/12/16 05:38 AM Re: Struggling in the Heat [Re: sallysue]
HWY_MAN Offline
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Registered: 05/25/06
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Loc: Howard County
Mid 60's and having more trouble dealing with the heat than ever before and I'm out in it 6 to 8 hours a day, every day.
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#6404757 - 08/12/16 08:17 AM Re: Struggling in the Heat [Re: gary roberson]
Cast Offline
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Registered: 12/14/08
Posts: 15561
Loc: North Texas - God's Country
I worked several hours in it yesterday fixing a protein feeder. I was in the shade and I did drink several beers well spaced during those several hours. I felt ok but stunk up the joint afterwards. I slept well last night...
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#6404766 - 08/12/16 08:22 AM Re: Struggling in the Heat [Re: gary roberson]
sallysue Offline
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Registered: 02/21/06
Posts: 2651
Loc: Belton Tx
I was just walking around in the yard and soppy wet

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#6404813 - 08/12/16 08:48 AM Re: Struggling in the Heat [Re: gary roberson]
Bbear Offline
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Registered: 11/24/13
Posts: 680
Loc: West Texas
I'm not going to complain about the heat, nor my ability (or inability) to handle it. Not while one American sailor, soldier, airman or Marine is still over in the sandbox.
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#6404841 - 08/12/16 09:02 AM Re: Struggling in the Heat [Re: gary roberson]
Mr. T. Offline
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Registered: 11/05/14
Posts: 1943
Loc: Fort Worth - Hunt in Eastland ...
I'm going to try to brushhog a foodplot Saturday. Suppose to be a break in the weather and only get to 89. But start raining by noon in Eastland. Going to have to go early and get started. If I can't get it done the next opportunity for me is labor day weekend.
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#6404844 - 08/12/16 09:04 AM Re: Struggling in the Heat [Re: gary roberson]
colt.45 Offline
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Registered: 03/16/12
Posts: 9570
Loc: wondering about the woods
cheers usualy huntsolo meself... Hog hunts kept ta morning hunts, as others have said: stay safe Gary heat stroke can sneak up on ya... 2cents as pappy once said: hunt smarter, not hotter.. with high-tech these days NV & Thermal tis way ta go... flag
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#6405123 - 08/12/16 11:01 AM Re: Struggling in the Heat [Re: gary roberson]
gary roberson Offline
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Registered: 09/18/08
Posts: 1219
Heat here has been above average this year, especially the heat index or "feel like" temperature. Not only have we had 100 to 102 or 103, the feel like has been an aver of three degrees above that. I guess that has to do with humidity but not sure how we are getting any of that as it has not rained at my house since the some time in June. All of that is supposed to change this weekend and I pray that it does. Yeah, this global warming is killing me...
Adios,
Gary

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#6406797 - 08/13/16 04:20 PM Re: Struggling in the Heat [Re: gary roberson]
Ramsey Offline
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Registered: 12/12/11
Posts: 11333
Loc: Grayson County
Good luck Gary
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