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    Any WY hunters?

    Looking to share info and compare notes in prep for a bird huunting trip this fall. Looking to expand the species roster from the Sage and Blue grouse I've been after and looking at new areas.
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    Considering the slow start to the season...

    Considering the slow start to the season especially- yep, great season!

    Given one of my last days was in the 50s, I think they were just running like hell...
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    Just do it up there in Wisconsin please, no...

    Just do it up there in Wisconsin please, no reason to drive costs up here.
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    There are still quite a few properties listed on...

    There are still quite a few properties listed on the website- http://www.iowadnr.gov/Hunting/Places-to-Hunt-Shoot/Habitat-Access-Program#13314130-u---z
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    BDU style pants in a solid color

    BDU style pants in a solid color
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    Avery vs Duxbak strap vest

    Howdy- the old Cabelas strap vest is getting a bit thin in spots and in need of replacement. The Avery Heritage vest and Duxbak strap vest are the closest "old school" designs I have it narrowed...
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    You confirm my fears. I'm curious what the window...

    You confirm my fears. I'm curious what the window for the "second hatch" is?
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    All my dogs respond to G-dammit.

    All my dogs respond to G-dammit.
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    So you’re writing off the state based on a failed...

    So you’re writing off the state based on a failed 5 day trip. Good call.
    Reality is, from an actual Iowan, parts of the state do suck. And parts are awesome, I wouldn’t trade it for the Dakotas (and...
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    Well, it does take work. I'm at my personal best...

    Well, it does take work. I'm at my personal best on roosters and seen all sorts of birds yet this weekend. But, more guys that quit trying means more birds for me...
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    I don't have any info to back me up either, but...

    I don't have any info to back me up either, but it sure seems the CRP "ages out" in vegetation and doesn't hold birds as well. I hunted one stretch from first year to last of a 10 year program, and...
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    Just a few posts in and offering to take people...

    Just a few posts in and offering to take people hunting. I like this guy!

    Wish I was closer as this shows the sportsman style I wish there was more of...
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    I know I'm late to the party here, but I think...

    I know I'm late to the party here, but I think shell length is misleading. A 3" has more pellets but is often slower than a 2.75. For most game my measure is to hit 1300fps with the pellets first. ...
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    Now my drinking hat on the other hand is a Pope...

    Now my drinking hat on the other hand is a Pope Miter (sp?) and I don't have a practical reason for that...
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    Not much to add to that advice, I hunt near...

    Not much to add to that advice, I hunt near Lander and seem to catch them working up in the morning. Might find Ruffs also. I use a 20 ga AA Sporting clay 7/8 of 7.5 and open chokes.

    Only...
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    My one porky problem was in Montana, the...

    My one porky problem was in Montana, the Sandhills gave me a skunk to deal with.
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    I have a feeling this is just for fun, but I did...

    I have a feeling this is just for fun, but I did kind of the same thing. As a half joke I bought a Bailey's Fedora at a Sportsmans Warehouse for opening day with the buddies to be an arse. And it...
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    Wanted: .45-70 double rifle

    Looking for one of the .45/70 double guns (SXS) from Baikal sold by both Remington as the Spartan line and EAA. Let me know....thanks
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    Another vote for 20. I have a pair of SXS guns,...

    Another vote for 20. I have a pair of SXS guns, identical except for guage and 2" of barrel length. I've hardly used the 12 in the last 4-5 years. A few things to consider:

    -Excellent point was...
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    That still makes a season successful...

    That still makes a season successful...
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    I'll be watching this closely as my renewal comes...

    I'll be watching this closely as my renewal comes up. Crap like this is why I no longer support DU...
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    What to do in March?

    Hey all-
    It sounds like the family is going to Phoenix area over spring break march 10-17. Besides coyotes, is there any hunting at all going on at that time? I hate to spend all my time in the...
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    4 trips for 4 limits and in 209 Main for lunch. ...

    4 trips for 4 limits and in 209 Main for lunch. Finding great numbers of birds on private and my setter has been on fire lately. Thanksgiving weekend was a bust but for some reason it always is....
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    I'm going to buck the advice given so far, I...

    I'm going to buck the advice given so far, I think you've got the right idea. My opinion- let her see real habitat and how much work it is to find birds, as well as the excitement of a hard charging...
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    True- he was looking real shaky but has been...

    True- he was looking real shaky but has been better of late (meds?). Didn't realize the kid was part of the campaign, been a lot of talk of Chinese Ambassador also...
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