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Waterfowl around McGregor?

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Like the title says, I have a cabin just off Lake Minnewawa and would like to know if it worth hunting in that area?

Any info would be great!

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Yes, many fowl in the area. Find a rice bed and stay on it. The Rice LAke Federal Refuge just south of McGregor holds many, many migrating ducks each fall - it's a staging area. I'd say peak numbers typically occur around Oct 20-25, given the weather conditions from year to year. Last weekend in October is usually a safe bet for decent numbers though - this is when you see the northern birds coming through - diver city, if you know what I mean.

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You bet there's birds in the area.

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Were taking docks out this weekend...of all weekends to do this DUCK opener...DOH!

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Rick say's he want to go Sun ,but I'd love to have you guys join us.You'll need a boat.

You know me the more the merrier!

What time is sunrise?I've not looked yet,DOH!

You should be at my shack a good solid hour prior to sunrise.

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my buddy have cabin on bsl can i hunt on it or to many private shore n etc????

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I'd scoot up the prairie olematty.

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Whatever

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Still trying round up a boat.

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Sure your invited.

Just be at my house 1 hour before sunrise.

That other thing is nothing between us.

I'm not that petty.

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dude may not even show so I'd have room or I could make 2 trips.

Just bring 5 gallon buckets to sit on the bog or BD could stay in the SAFE boat heheheheh & I'd go on the bog.

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Were having some typical Big Sandy innner termoil problems I'm searching Craigslist for a Duck boat right now.

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I just checked & if need I can get a 10 foot jon from the shop.Just say the word & I'll have it loaded.

Do ya got an electric motor and battery?

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