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  1. Far Beyond Driven

    Far Beyond Driven

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    Or Fish Point at night when they pile.out by the 1000's.

    Had a good hunt on a bad draw by sneaking out in the corn and doing the market hunter at birds feeding in our zone right at hours, then finished up pass shooting as they flew from the back corner zone that wasn't taken, back over us and into the refuge.
     
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  2. 3"2's

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    Best time to hunt stale birds at the bingo is the 1st 10 minutes, the last 10 minutes and from 1 till 1:30. When new birds show it's a different ballgame.
    Still haven't heard back from NP on their gameplan. Anyone have some info?
     
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  3. craigrh13

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    6 draws a week. morning draw. your zone for the entire day. No hunting on tuesday’s.
     
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  4. walter sniper

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    i won’t bitch there’s always open water it just might not be a flooded cornfield
    Not eliminating access at all, just saying some alternate times and days actually keeps birds around. When 30 fields and marsh areas blast every single am and night yeah ducks leaveI would too lol.
    Great thing about America we can all agree to disagree
    Have a great season everyone
     
  5. fsamie1

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    can you leave your decoys out so neighbors know you are coming back? Can you hunt the neighbor zone if he is gone? Do we have to wear mask at boat ramps?
     
  6. craigrh13

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    Yes. No. No. As far as I know.
     
  7. craigrh13

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    Just pointing out the facts based on what we have here in Michigan. That alternating days does nothing to improve the hunting.
     
  8. waxico

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    The birds getting rested is never a bad thing. My bet is we get a number that stays longer.
    Let us observe the experiment. Lets keep each other up to date on what they are seeing.
    We may have just accidentally found an improvement to hunting.
     
  9. craigrh13

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    I understand your point. But I am all about maximizing opportunity. Especially when you factor in ice. I do just fine with the current status quo.
     
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    Any word on what harsen's day off is?
     
  11. Lurker

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    Wednesday
     
  12. Lurker

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    when did the draw time change to 5am?
     
  13. craigrh13

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    530. My bad.
     
  14. Shiawassee_Kid

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    yer probably gonna wish it was 5am
     
  15. TheHighLIfe

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    When I moved to dundee and was working in Toledo I went to PM on a Tuesday morning, excited that the birds had not been hunted on Monday. Ducks were all over the place, and I thought it was because of having an off day the day prior. I soon learned that the birds were coming off of the Lake because it got rough, and PM was as dead as a door nail most days regardless of no hunting on days prior

    Sent from my SM-G950U using Michigan Sportsman mobile app
     
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