Waterfowl Hunting Receive the benefit of experienced duck and goose hunters in this waterfowl forum.

bad day hunting

Old 12-04-2011, 06:00 PM
  #1  
Spike
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: land of Stonewall Jackson's Manassas victories
Posts: 32
Default bad day hunting

So yesterday morning was probably my worst day hunting ever. I had 2 ducks come in shooting range, and after shooting and missing the 1st duck my gun jammed. The 2nd duck came in real low over my blind while i was fixing my jam. Then my call stuck and my decoys floated down stream.

Anybody else had one of those mornings?
beaglefan is offline  
Old 12-04-2011, 06:30 PM
  #2  
Fork Horn
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: North Idaho
Posts: 129
Default

I've had a few like that, not just duck hunting. I preferr to call them, memorable days.
KT29 is offline  
Old 12-05-2011, 06:05 AM
  #3  
Nontypical Buck
 
Doc E's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2003
Location: Colville WA USA
Posts: 1,974
Default

A bad day hunting is usually better than a good day doing anything else.



.
Doc E is offline  
Old 12-05-2011, 03:38 PM
  #4  
Spike
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: land of Stonewall Jackson's Manassas victories
Posts: 32
Default

Yall are right. And what i forgot to mention was as i was paddling to the blind i saw a canvasback flying low on the water. That made it all worth it.
beaglefan is offline  
Old 12-19-2011, 12:16 PM
  #5  
Spike
 
Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: Kissimmee, FL
Posts: 4
Default

Don't sweat it. I missed three birds last weekend that I could have hit with a baseball bat! A bad day huntin is better than a good day in the office!
kjacobs911 is offline  
Old 12-22-2011, 05:33 AM
  #6  
Fork Horn
 
Alpine_Archer's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Central FL
Posts: 180
Default

buy a pump and it won't happen
Alpine_Archer is offline  
Old 12-28-2011, 09:53 AM
  #7  
Giant Nontypical
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: Jefferson County, Missouri
Posts: 7,684
Default

If someone says that they've never had a day like that they're either lying, or they haven't been duck hunting long.
Rory/MO is offline  
Old 01-03-2012, 05:12 PM
  #8  
Fork Horn
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
Posts: 115
Default

It happens and it will happen again but enjoy the time
you have out in the wonderful world of duck hunting
wingseek is offline  

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off


Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information -

Copyright © 2021 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.