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anyone hunt geese/ducks near gaylord, henderson area

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anyone know of a spot where i might get some chance at some duck or geese in or near gaylord or henderson areas. Im trying to go out saturday morning

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I saw a bunch of geese in Belle Plaine last night late (7:15pmish). Sit on top of the Chevy dealership and whack um! smile.gif

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There is a public slough in Green Isle. I talked to a couple of guys who hunted it opening day and they got 10..that was with letting all the teal go. They did mention that there were plenty of other hunting it but theat can be expected for opening day.

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Also note that those two lakes in the GI area are WPA ...meaning "No motors allowed". Just make sure your aware of that. Gaylord has Lake Titloe too.

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im really not there for the numbers at least not right now i want to get MY FIRST ONE ever either goose or duck and it would be a satisfactory day. thanks for the info i think i passed by green isle the other day to scout it but i had to go to the recording studio and couldnt really hunt. only 3 trucks parked on the side of the road

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might hit it tommorrow but dont know. i bought some decoys now the problem is how to retrieve the ducks....im going to take my inflatable boat with me in case i do shoot some ducks.geese i can go in and retrieve them.. im not going to be on it unless i have to go retrieve ducks.. do you think that would do the trick????

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I would plan on it vs. waiting for something to happen. If you knock one down you're going to want to get on it right away. Assuming you have waders, stuff the boat in the cattails and stand next to it (of course, it isn't bright yellow or anything?).

If you are setting out decoys your best chance should be at decoying birds, hopefully dead in decoys. A quick wade and your back in the 'blind'.

When there, you need to stick your nose into the breast feathers and take a HUGE whif... you'll be hooked.

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We took the jet boat out on the river tonight in henderson looking for ducks. We had them pinned down until the river went way up. Now we might get the waders out and jump some small ponds and cricks tomorrow.

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