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#6913560 - 10/08/17 10:07 PM Full Moon Hunting
Ramsey Offline
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Registered: 12/12/11
Posts: 11915
Loc: Grayson County
I do not hunt deer in Sept or Octobees full moon. I personally never had success and can hunt every weekend. What are your experiences in Sept Oct full moon.
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#6913566 - 10/08/17 10:12 PM Re: Full Moon Hunting [Re: Ramsey]
SapperTitan Offline
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Registered: 11/17/10
Posts: 22603
Loc: Killeen/Ft Hood, TX
Depends on when the moon is overhead. If it's overhead late at night or early morning chances are there won't be a whole lot of early daylight movement. I hunt regardless though hell I hunt almost every chance I get
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#6913573 - 10/08/17 10:17 PM Re: Full Moon Hunting [Re: Ramsey]
colt45 Offline
THF Trophy Hunter

Registered: 08/19/06
Posts: 7333
Loc: bastrop county
full moon, I have always had good luck mid day, depends on where the moon is, if the moon is directly over head at midnight, I usually have good luck mid day, hunting & fishing


Edited by colt45 (10/08/17 10:18 PM)
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#6913586 - 10/08/17 10:31 PM Re: Full Moon Hunting [Re: Ramsey]
rdmac Offline
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Registered: 06/30/15
Posts: 176
Loc: Palmer tx
I agree with SapperTitan. Never know unless you go.
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#6913590 - 10/08/17 10:39 PM Re: Full Moon Hunting [Re: Ramsey]
TexasKC Offline
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Registered: 12/30/12
Posts: 2302
Loc: Houston & Lexington, Texas
I've always had good luck mid morning to early afternoon when there's a full moon. Never had much luck hog hunting at night with a full moon for some reason.

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#6913629 - 10/08/17 11:52 PM Re: Full Moon Hunting [Re: Ramsey]
DH3 Offline
Tracker

Registered: 11/18/14
Posts: 505
Loc: Katy
I have never had a problem hunting on the full moon. There was a technical article published last week. Per ONE study, deer movement changes very little during moon phases. This was in one state (Pennsylvania) and one study. Remember..deer have to eat, no matter what phase the moon is in.

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#6913640 - 10/09/17 01:47 AM Re: Full Moon Hunting [Re: Ramsey]
dogcatcher Offline
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Registered: 07/17/06
Posts: 83190
Loc: Abilene or on the road...
I slept in with a full moon and started the hunt around noon and would go until dark. Usually I went to the best water source on the place.
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#6913668 - 10/09/17 05:25 AM Re: Full Moon Hunting [Re: Ramsey]
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Light Foot

Registered: 05/16/12
Posts: 45
Loc: Dewitt County
Full moon hunting is easy....I hunt on moon up ...mid moon-straight up on full moon around 11:00 am...
Morning hunting on full moon is very good..try it.

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#6913684 - 10/09/17 05:43 AM Re: Full Moon Hunting [Re: Ramsey]
Western Offline
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Registered: 04/20/11
Posts: 25254
Loc: Wise County Texas
I have noticed the same as a lot of you guys, usually more activity late morning, early afternoon. I still go, because you never know when that buck will decide to grace your presence. If a fm falls during the rut, well, you know....
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#6913717 - 10/09/17 06:47 AM Re: Full Moon Hunting [Re: Ramsey]
Stub Offline
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Registered: 04/27/05
Posts: 16680
Loc: Paw Paw Patch
Hunted Sunday am it was nice and cool, the only thing I saw rabbits and birds.

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#6913723 - 10/09/17 06:51 AM Re: Full Moon Hunting [Re: Stub]
DQ Kid Offline
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Registered: 02/20/12
Posts: 4418
Loc: Flower Mound, TX
Originally Posted By: Stub
Hunted Sunday am it was nice and cool, the only thing I saw rabbits and birds.




Stubbie, good looking broadhead, G5 Montec by chance?

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#6913781 - 10/09/17 07:57 AM Re: Full Moon Hunting [Re: Ramsey]
Erathkid Offline
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Registered: 01/19/11
Posts: 15607
Loc: Dollas,Taxes Bluff Dale Tx
Full moons suck for hunting. Sleep in and hunt midday
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#6913789 - 10/09/17 08:06 AM Re: Full Moon Hunting [Re: Erathkid]
SapperTitan Offline
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Registered: 11/17/10
Posts: 22603
Loc: Killeen/Ft Hood, TX
Originally Posted By: Erathkid
Full moons suck for hunting. Sleep in and hunt midday
But I killed a giant boar the other night during full moon. Just depends on when the moon is overhead.
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#6913798 - 10/09/17 08:13 AM Re: Full Moon Hunting [Re: DQ Kid]
Stub Offline
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Registered: 04/27/05
Posts: 16680
Loc: Paw Paw Patch
Originally Posted By: DQ Kid
Originally Posted By: Stub
Hunted Sunday am it was nice and cool, the only thing I saw rabbits and birds.




Stubbie, good looking broadhead, G5 Montec by chance?


Stubbie laugh

You know DQ, I don't remember what brand it is? Had mechanical ones that I did not like so I went to the Outdoor Pro Archery shop in Garland a couple of years ago and asked for his recommendation on a fixed and that is it, whatever it is?

On a side note, I was hunting out of a friends blind on another property in this picture. Later that day I checked my game cam by my feeder, I had a young fat spike show up at 10:15 am, going to try and stick him up


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#6914038 - 10/09/17 10:49 AM Re: Full Moon Hunting [Re: Ramsey]
Western Offline
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Registered: 04/20/11
Posts: 25254
Loc: Wise County Texas
Stub's, dont feel bad sir, I didn't see anything out of your other blind either grin
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