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Tipping fees #5582846 02/05/15 01:00 AM
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What's the normal tipping rate for a two day goose hunt for two people ? Also we had our own dog . (Total price of hunt was $800.00)

Re: Tipping fees [Re: farmall1246] #5582869 02/05/15 01:09 AM
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If your guide works for the outfitter tip him good. Those kids only make about $25 per head


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Re: Tipping fees [Re: Jeff Elder] #5582880 02/05/15 01:14 AM
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15% seems fair to me.


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I'm with GK because I like salty old dudes.
Re: Tipping fees [Re: farmall1246] #5582914 02/05/15 01:28 AM
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One fitty


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Originally Posted by bill oxner
Loved my 4 inches. Well needed.

Re: Tipping fees [Re: farmall1246] #5582984 02/05/15 01:52 AM
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Since I work the industry I tip good, last hunt I tipped our guide $400. Gotta have a few good ones to make up for all the dead beats that don't tip at all.

-Matt

Re: Tipping fees [Re: mnsherick] #5583015 02/05/15 02:01 AM
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If you can find a goose guide that will actually show up and/or answer his phone, then he's worth a pretty good tip in my book.

Re: Tipping fees [Re: Limit Extender] #5583035 02/05/15 02:09 AM
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Originally Posted By: Limit Extender
If you can find a goose guide that will actually show up and/or answer his phone, then he's worth a pretty good tip in my book.


What happened?


Originally Posted By: garrett
I'm with GK because I like salty old dudes.
Re: Tipping fees [Re: farmall1246] #5583049 02/05/15 02:16 AM
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Thanks guys . Look like I tripped fair . (We also bought his lunch and dinner both days)

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Originally Posted By: Limit Extender
If you can find a goose guide that will actually show up and/or answer his phone, then he's worth a pretty good tip in my book.


What happened?


Exactly what you think.

Re: Tipping fees [Re: farmall1246] #5583064 02/05/15 02:23 AM
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I have since mastered the Canada goose call


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Re: Tipping fees [Re: Jeff Elder] #5583103 02/05/15 02:37 AM
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Originally Posted By: Jeff Elder
I have since mastered the Canada goose call


That's what I like about Captain...he's dedicated to migrator devastation.

Re: Tipping fees [Re: farmall1246] #5583109 02/05/15 02:39 AM
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We wont get the old (Goose guide shuffle ) again


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Re: Tipping fees [Re: farmall1246] #5583130 02/05/15 02:45 AM
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Trustworthy goose guide is hard to come by


Dear Ag2015, please assume this post is a joke and is not to be taken serious
Re: Tipping fees [Re: farmall1246] #5583143 02/05/15 02:50 AM
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Goose in the timber???????


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Originally Posted By: BarneyWho
Goose in the timber???????


where else is there?


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Re: Tipping fees [Re: farmall1246] #5583199 02/05/15 03:18 AM
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Can I use my .410? rolleyes


Re: Tipping fees [Re: farmall1246] #5583212 02/05/15 03:24 AM
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Is it ok to have magazine extension?


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Re: Tipping fees [Re: farmall1246] #5583230 02/05/15 03:31 AM
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Men this is not a timber goose hunting thread, its a tipping the guides help thread. I suggest another thread be started to answer these very important questions on timber goose hunting and 410's


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Re: Tipping fees [Re: farmall1246] #5583278 02/05/15 03:55 AM
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Well I tip a sawbuck for every inch of mag tube that hangs past my barrel. As a general rule.


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Re: Tipping fees [Re: farmall1246] #5583301 02/05/15 04:05 AM
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If the guide:
Is rude to your wife
Acts annoyed that your guest's teenage daughter needs a ride to take a leak, and then stalls getting her to the truck while she is nearly in tears
Acts like you are there the set decoys for him
Doesn't know how to use a 4 wheeler
Dumps your guest off the 4-wheeler into the mud
Refuses to give you and your guest a ride back to the truck until his decoys are picked-up, and then watches you and your guest walk 3/4 mile back to the trucks
Wont shut his trap about how good he is, and you and your guest get a shot at one goose all morning

I will not use that guide service again

TIP TOTAL - $0


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Re: Tipping fees [Re: farmall1246] #5583329 02/05/15 04:22 AM
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Years subscription to the scented candle of the month club always seems to be appreciated.


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Re: Tipping fees [Re: farmall1246] #5583347 02/05/15 04:33 AM
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Depends on the hunt and more importantly the guide...

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Ditto Nathan

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Originally Posted by bill oxner
Loved my 4 inches. Well needed.

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Originally Posted By: TurkeyHunter
Years subscription to the scented candle of the month club always seems to be appreciated.


That's the gift that keeps on giving the whole year


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