texashuntingforum.com logo
Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
Crazy, BlackHogDown, core, TannerMoar, Andy Bass
65641 Registered Users
Top Posters(All Time)
dogcatcher 93,983
bill oxner 56,665
stxranchman 55,091
SnakeWrangler 46,520
RKHarm24 44,585
rifleman 44,436
BMD 41,029
Big Orn 37,484
Facebook
Forum Statistics
Forums45
Topics436,067
Posts6,328,691
Members65,641
Most Online16,728
Mar 25th, 2012
Print Thread
Guided Green Head - 2hrs Houston? #7575826 08/09/19 12:18 PM
Joined: Oct 2008
Posts: 344
H
HVILLE HNTR Offline OP
Bird Dog
OP Offline
Bird Dog
H
Joined: Oct 2008
Posts: 344
Seeing if there are any outfitters that offer guided green head hunts within 2 hours of the Houston area

Re: Guided Green Head - 2hrs Houston? [Re: HVILLE HNTR] #7575936 08/09/19 02:00 PM
Joined: Oct 2008
Posts: 344
H
HVILLE HNTR Offline OP
Bird Dog
OP Offline
Bird Dog
H
Joined: Oct 2008
Posts: 344
Or does this not exist and lm going to have to go further North?

Re: Guided Green Head - 2hrs Houston? [Re: HVILLE HNTR] #7581579 08/16/19 05:46 PM
Joined: Oct 2008
Posts: 344
H
HVILLE HNTR Offline OP
Bird Dog
OP Offline
Bird Dog
H
Joined: Oct 2008
Posts: 344
Bump

Re: Guided Green Head - 2hrs Houston? [Re: HVILLE HNTR] #7582191 08/17/19 01:57 PM
Joined: Jul 2010
Posts: 2,413
A
Aggieduck Offline
Veteran Tracker
Offline
Veteran Tracker
A
Joined: Jul 2010
Posts: 2,413
Umm it can be done but that's making it very difficult. You'll probably have to wait until real late in the season and be very flexible. If they show up you've got to be ready to go. Then you run into the issue of finding a guide that will do that for you. If he gets a wad of greenheads hes probably calling up some of his best clients if he isn't already booked. If the river gets out of its banks around navasota to corsicana and a few other places that's probably the best bet for a green head hunt 2 hrs from Houston.

You're going to have to go a little further if you want something for a sure deal. Emory to witchuta falls into Oklahoma.


Re: Guided Green Head - 2hrs Houston? [Re: HVILLE HNTR] #7582365 08/17/19 07:53 PM
Joined: Apr 2011
Posts: 407
W
woodduckhunter Offline
Bird Dog
Offline
Bird Dog
W
Joined: Apr 2011
Posts: 407
you just wanting to go shoot one, or a 4 or 5 man limit more than half the ducks green? several can put you on one, but years like last year were very difficult up and down the trinity for consistent green. If I were really wanting to load up on mallards, id go nw tx, ok, or ark. 2 hrs north is getting you to the Centerville/buffalo area. there are some decent mallard numbers in that area on most years, but not what i'd call a lot.

Re: Guided Green Head - 2hrs Houston? [Re: HVILLE HNTR] #7584415 08/20/19 11:48 AM
Joined: Aug 2019
Posts: 24
T
TexasSlam18 Offline
Light Foot
Offline
Light Foot
T
Joined: Aug 2019
Posts: 24
I had many hunts last year where we shot a mallard or two in Winnie at The Drake Plantation. It is not a guaranteed thing you are going to shoot one though. Like woodduckhunter said, if you want big straps of green go to Oklahoma.

Re: Guided Green Head - 2hrs Houston? [Re: HVILLE HNTR] #7590288 08/26/19 10:32 PM
Joined: Nov 2009
Posts: 797
B
Boudreaux Offline
Tracker
Offline
Tracker
B
Joined: Nov 2009
Posts: 797
Guaranteed greenhead kills in that area of Texas are almost impossible. Sure some get killed down there but not enough to pay a guide for. Seriously look at heading North towards OK or Ark, I think you'd be a lot better off. I guide in central Texas and even we get excited to see a handful of mallards show up.


Stickin' gills and Stackin' bills

In a world of compromise..... some dont....
Previous Thread
Index
Next Thread

© 2004-2019 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.7.3