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jrbsr 08-17-2017 07:21 PM

Team 2 has 34, and my season doesn't start until Oct 16-2017 to Feb 28-2017

Bocajnala 08-17-2017 10:29 PM


Originally Posted by WCBoyz (Post 4313246)
How do I know what team I'm on?


Welcome to WCBoyz( team #4) and BlueGrass Man(Team #1).


The first post in this thread will have all the updates for teams and scores etc. Invite your friends(If you have any) and enjoy the contest!




-Jake

john1984 08-23-2017 09:29 AM

Sign me up please:biggrin:

Season starts Sept 16th

Bocajnala 08-23-2017 10:42 PM

Got you added John1984. Welcome to the contest. Invite your friends.

-Jake

TN Lone Wolf 08-26-2017 07:18 AM

One for Team 4.

Squirrel season opened this morning. They've really changed their traveling habits since the spring season. However, I started hearing the distinctive sound of a squirrel munching on something nearby. As I approached, a gray squirrel fled past me, too quickly to get a shot at him. It was apparent where he had been eating. There were two walnut trees barely thirty feet apart. While I waited under one, a fox squirrel began leaping toward me. I missed him the first time, and he started chattering loudly while leaping into the walnut tree. It was only when he had moved to the trunk ten feet directly above me that I had another opportunity. I hit him between his eyes, slightly closer to his left eye, and quickly stepped back as he fell. Still got hit with a few drops of blood.



I only saw one other squirrel, but I at least I've found a good place to set up for future hunts.

jrbsr 08-26-2017 06:34 PM

Tn that is a nice looking squirrel getter.
I have a Government Mark 2 Target but it wasn't drilled for a scope.
I got a scope for I just haven't put it on yet.
Maybe someday.

LONGHUNTER1750 08-27-2017 11:54 AM

Four more for team two. Seen more pawpaws today than I have in twenty years, will go back in a couple weeks and pick me a mess.


LONGHUNTER1750 09-08-2017 03:03 PM

One more for team two.

jrbsr 09-09-2017 04:47 PM

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It won't be long before October 16.
I got some new squirrel medicine for them.
CCI Ammunition 22 Short 27 Grain Plated Lead Hollow Point
I plan on putting in my Taurus Tracker .22 - 7 shot revolver.
I pulled muscle in my left knee, I hope to be ready by October 16th

jrbsr 09-13-2017 06:05 AM

Just 31 more days to wait.

SoloCamper 09-14-2017 12:52 PM

Tomorrow is opening day. The forecast is for a seasonable 81 degrees. I'm really hoping to get out tomorrow afternoon.

jrbsr 09-14-2017 06:14 PM

Good Luck.

jrbsr 09-17-2017 08:48 AM


Originally Posted by jrbsr (Post 4315615)
Just 31 more days to wait.

29 days to go and counting.

SoloCamper 09-17-2017 10:03 AM

I went out from 5 until maybe 7:15 Friday evening and didn't see a single squirrel. And for about 20 minutes Saturday evening until the mosquitoes started to drive me crazy. When I got home yesterday the first thing I did was order a Thermacell.

TN Lone Wolf 09-17-2017 06:06 PM

My Siberian husky had a fox squirrel yesterday. Can I add him to my team? :D

Bocajnala 09-18-2017 01:05 AM


Originally Posted by TN Lone Wolf (Post 4315945)
My Siberian husky had a fox squirrel yesterday. Can I add him to my team? :D



He's got me beat so far this year. Hoping to get out Tuesday and Thursday this week. With the step son. So we'll see how still a 4 year old can sit.


-Jake

Bocajnala 09-22-2017 08:14 AM

mid to upper 80s all week....

Hoping it cools down next week.

-Jake

SoloCamper 09-22-2017 06:05 PM

Similar situation around here Bocajnala. The weather was on the cool side the first two weeks of September, but since squirrel season opened on the 15th it's been summer-like.

Less so today. I went out on public land again. A really nice spot where a woodlot with lots of big oaks is surrounded by corn on 3 sides. Well I only saw 1 squirrel, and he barked at me for a good 5 minutes. Weird angle though, and I was sure if I moved he'd bolt.

In the end it's good that I didn't shoot, because a doe family group walked right in front of me shortly after. 1 adult, 1 yearling, 2 fawns. They didn't smell me, but I bumped the younger 3 on the field edge on the walk out. Hopefully they have short memories because I want to go back next week with my crossbow.

jrbsr 09-28-2017 06:34 PM


Originally Posted by jrbsr (Post 4315915)
29 days to go and counting.

18 Days to go and counting.

john1984 09-30-2017 04:46 PM

I suck. Went on 3 short hunts so far this season, and 3 big misses with my spring piston air rifle :(

Oh well, at least there is some acorns on the forest floor this year. Thank God I'm on LONGHUNTERs team

toytruck 09-30-2017 06:32 PM

Finally got out this week, still hot here, but cool mornings. I hunted thursday an today till 1130am. Took four fox squirrels home thursday and two today, different farm woods.

Now to take my limit (6) of grays to go with the fox squirrels and I'm done for awhile. Two makes a mess for me to eat at one time.

Archery deer season open Oct 7th and I know where a 7 point is waiting for me....

TN Lone Wolf 09-30-2017 06:37 PM



Had an interesting morning of hunting. Missed a squirrel, killed this one, then hit another one that ran off, fell from a tree, and vanished into some brush. At least I found this one.

Tried to film it with my GoPro, but its battery apparently didn't charge correctly last night.

TN Lone Wolf 10-01-2017 08:28 AM

Four more this morning
 


Three of them were within a span of about 15 minutes between two oaks. One kept darting from one side of the tree to the other to look at me before I put a bullet in his ear. While loading more rounds in my magazine, I spotted another one watching me from the same spot as where I first saw the previous one. It one took two hits to the head and one to the neck before it let go of the tree. The last one scampered my direction across a branch in the other oak tree. I adjusted my aim and hit him when he stopped to look at me.

john1984 10-01-2017 09:05 AM

I finally got one, a young male gray. I tightened my stock screws on my pellet gun, that could have been the reason I have been missing lately. This site won't let me post pics until I have 10 posts??? I thought I did but guess not.

john1984 10-01-2017 11:31 AM

Congrats tn lone wolf. Nice lookin peice ya got there.

john1984 10-01-2017 11:35 AM



Hmmm

john1984 10-01-2017 11:38 AM


Originally Posted by john1984 (Post 4317209)


https://s25.postimg.org/oo0xkt2z3/1001170817.jpg Hmmm


Try in to post a pic

john1984 10-01-2017 11:47 AM

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TN Lone Wolf 10-02-2017 07:51 AM



Here's John's picture.

You've got the link correct, but you need to put [/img] immediately after the link and [img] immediately before it.

jrbsr 10-02-2017 08:21 AM


Originally Posted by TN Lone Wolf (Post 4317164)


Had an interesting morning of hunting. Missed a squirrel, killed this one, then hit another one that ran off, fell from a tree, and vanished into some brush. At least I found this one.

Tried to film it with my GoPro, but its battery apparently didn't charge correctly last night.

What type of scope base, and rings do you have on your Ruger?

TN Lone Wolf 10-02-2017 08:27 AM

I don't know. I got it from my grandfather after his passing.

LONGHUNTER1750 10-02-2017 12:55 PM

Three more for team two this morning.

jrbsr 10-07-2017 07:19 PM


Originally Posted by jrbsr (Post 4317043)
18 Days to go and counting.

9 more days until Squirrel season.

LONGHUNTER1750 10-07-2017 07:45 PM


Originally Posted by jrbsr (Post 4317772)
9 more days until Squirrel season.

I would lose my damn mind if I had to wait till october for squirrel season. When does yours close.

Bocajnala 10-07-2017 07:48 PM


Originally Posted by LONGHUNTER1750 (Post 4317775)
I would lose my damn mind if I had to wait till october for squirrel season. When does yours close.

PA opens OCT 14th this year and runs until Feb 28th...

There's really no reason it can't be longer... but thats how it is.

-Jake

jrbsr 10-08-2017 05:44 AM


Originally Posted by LONGHUNTER1750 (Post 4317775)
I would lose my damn mind if I had to wait till october for squirrel season. When does yours close.

October 16th to February 28 th.
8 more days to go.

LONGHUNTER1750 is that a Ruger?

john1984 10-09-2017 08:28 AM



Got one so far today

jrbsr 10-10-2017 06:31 AM

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Originally Posted by jrbsr (Post 4317796)
October 16th to February 28 th.
8 more days to go.

LONGHUNTER1750 is that a Ruger?

6 more days, and counting.
The temps are to hot to hunt, the lows in the 70's and highs in the lower 80's :devil:
Plus all the leaves are still on the trees.
They will fall off in time.

john1984 10-11-2017 07:37 AM

Just killed my 3rd bushy tail of the season




john1984 10-11-2017 07:55 AM

The total for team 2 should be updated to 42 total, now that I got my 3rd one :) thanks


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