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#6875517 - 09/01/17 07:55 AM Not much shooting
spacejunkie Offline
Light Foot

Registered: 08/09/17
Posts: 27
going on around me. Last year on opening day it sounded like a war zone. This morning just a pop or two here and there. Guess Harvey chased them away.

#6875537 - 09/01/17 08:21 AM Re: Not much shooting [Re: spacejunkie]
Barny Topwater Online   content
red bone Bob

Registered: 11/22/09
Posts: 3083
Loc: New Braunfels TX USA
I haven't seen any white wings in the neighborhood since Harvey so you may be on to something. Usually if I could shoot in the city I would limit out in less than an hour in the hood. laugh
There is time, and you must take it, to lay your hand on your dog's head as you walk past him lying on the floor or on his settle, time to talk with him, to remember with him, time to please him, time you can't buy back once he's gone" GBE

#6875648 - 09/01/17 10:15 AM Re: Not much shooting [Re: spacejunkie]
dogcatcher Online   content
THF Celebrity

Registered: 07/17/06
Posts: 83235
Loc: Abilene or on the road...
Yesterday I went with my neighbor to his place southwest of town, we didn't see as many birds as we did a week ago.
Combat Infantryman, the ultimate hunter where the prey shoots back.
_______"Illegitimus non carborundum est"________

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#6875716 - 09/01/17 11:32 AM Re: Not much shooting [Re: spacejunkie]
pervis Online   content

Registered: 09/26/14
Posts: 670
I had a bad report too. Hasn't ever happened to me. Mind boggled at the moment

#6876008 - 09/01/17 06:52 PM Re: Not much shooting [Re: spacejunkie]
Creek Henry Offline
Bird Dog

Registered: 01/29/13
Posts: 268
Loc: Dallas
Wasn't opening day last year on a weekend? It was last or the year before. You don't get the sheer number of hunters on a weekday.

#6876181 - 09/01/17 11:56 PM Re: Not much shooting [Re: spacejunkie]
nak Offline
Pro Tracker

Registered: 08/26/12
Posts: 1124
Loc: DFW
Last year I limited out by 8:30.

Same field this year. 11 in the AM and only 3 this evening
NRA Lifer / Member TSRA

#6876304 - 09/02/17 09:11 AM Re: Not much shooting [Re: spacejunkie]
bigjoe8565 Offline
Extreme Tracker

Registered: 06/30/08
Posts: 4790
Loc: Mesquite, Tx
Worst opening weekend in the past 4 years here in Stonewall County.

#6876314 - 09/02/17 09:25 AM Re: Not much shooting [Re: spacejunkie]
Hopedale Online   content
THF Trophy Hunter

Registered: 09/12/07
Posts: 5974
Loc: Central Texas
Heard a ton of shooting yesterday by the house. Nothing today.

#6876386 - 09/02/17 11:40 AM Re: Not much shooting [Re: spacejunkie]
cleatas Offline
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Registered: 09/03/07
Posts: 1823
Loc: Van Zandt County
Covered up with birds here in Hamlin area

''Tis better to be silent and be THOUGHT a fool, than to speak and remove all doubt." -Abraham Lincoln

#6876450 - 09/02/17 01:15 PM Re: Not much shooting [Re: spacejunkie]
odwraca Offline

Registered: 09/21/10
Posts: 86
Loc: Dallas Tx
Not much to report around Italy. Shot 4 and didn't see many. Going to try again this evening


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