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Forum: Around the Campfire 06-18-2018, 06:52 PM
Replies: 30
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Posted By Coastal Ducks
They will put up with really fresh water if there...

They will put up with really fresh water if there is food available for them. Sometimes a bunch of rain or big tides will flush shad, shrimp and other food out of the marsh for them and even if it's...
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-12-2018, 07:55 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,421
Posted By Coastal Ducks
That is the LCRA park I mentioned above.

That is the LCRA park I mentioned above.
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-12-2018, 07:52 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,627
Posted By Coastal Ducks
I just hope we'll get some big tides out of it...

I just hope we'll get some big tides out of it and a reset on this high pressure that has been killing us. I am sick of SW wind and low tides.
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-11-2018, 11:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 812
Posted By Coastal Ducks
I sure enjoyed having y'all fish with me. It's...

I sure enjoyed having y'all fish with me. It's been a grind the last few weeks with the high pressure, southwest wind and low tides. But we are scratching a few out here and there. That's fishing....
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-11-2018, 11:29 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,421
Posted By Coastal Ducks
More than 2. The LCRA park is just off the...

More than 2.

The LCRA park is just off the beach and right on the river.
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-07-2018, 12:06 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,260
Posted By Coastal Ducks
I've got an LJ I'm going to sell soon.

I've got an LJ I'm going to sell soon.
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-01-2018, 09:29 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 527
Posted By Coastal Ducks
I use the Hamilton Beach electric knives from Wal...

I use the Hamilton Beach electric knives from Wal Mart. Mr. Twister blades fit in them. I use the longer 9" Mr. Twister blades in mine. You can buy them at Academy. The knives last better than...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-20-2018, 01:57 PM
Replies: 1,175
Views: 58,209
Posted By Coastal Ducks
Yesterday was pretty sporty. We had whitecaps in...

Yesterday was pretty sporty. We had whitecaps in the livewell. It was rough, and the water funky. Hard to find fishable water and what was fishable didn't stay that way long. The tide has been...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-17-2018, 12:15 PM
Replies: 1,175
Views: 58,209
Posted By Coastal Ducks
Saturday was a blowout, we rescheduled for...

Saturday was a blowout, we rescheduled for another day ahead of time and I got to sleep in. Sunday was really windy but we caught fish. I didn't have a fish in the box at 10am but found some fish...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-13-2018, 09:37 PM
Replies: 1,175
Views: 58,209
Posted By Coastal Ducks
Look up Coastal Corks. They are set up so that...

Look up Coastal Corks. They are set up so that they make a louder click. I do better with this style of cork than any other setup that I have tried. They are also very durable and while not cheap...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-13-2018, 10:47 AM
Replies: 1,175
Views: 58,209
Posted By Coastal Ducks
It was windy yesterday but we scratched out a box...

It was windy yesterday but we scratched out a box of fish drifting deep shell. I caught a nice trout, she went 28" but I didn't weight her. Nice thick fish.

https://i.imgur.com/2H1e47z.jpg
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-13-2018, 10:42 AM
Replies: 1,175
Views: 58,209
Posted By Coastal Ducks
Lew's Pro G, Inshore or Custom Pro SLP.

Lew's Pro G, Inshore or Custom Pro SLP.
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-13-2018, 10:41 AM
Replies: 1,175
Views: 58,209
Posted By Coastal Ducks
I've spent a whole bunch of time on a mid-90's...

I've spent a whole bunch of time on a mid-90's model 21' Flats Cat with a 115 on it. Started out with a 112 Spl on it and later repowered with a 115 Etec. A buddy of mine bought it in the late...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-11-2018, 05:13 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,310
Posted By Coastal Ducks
There is one more boat I am really impressed with...

There is one more boat I am really impressed with but they don't make a short one and it's on the upper end of the price scale. Built in Palacios. Fit and finish is top shelf. When I buy my next...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-11-2018, 04:57 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,310
Posted By Coastal Ducks
I'd tell you to take a look at a Haynie Z21 and a...

I'd tell you to take a look at a Haynie Z21 and a Tran 2080 XLR8 if you are looking for a 19-21' boat. Both are solid boats. Both can be built however you want them. You decide what console,...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-09-2018, 03:23 PM
Replies: 137
Views: 5,843
Posted By Coastal Ducks
I agree with immediate family being those who...

I agree with immediate family being those who live under your roof. But at the same time I don't have a problem with someone bringing guests including their dad, grown child, sibling, etc. So long...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-09-2018, 03:14 PM
Replies: 137
Views: 5,843
Posted By Coastal Ducks
The only way I'd allow a spot to be split is if...

The only way I'd allow a spot to be split is if you have two existing members who each already pay for a full spot and they decide rather than bringing in another hunter that they would rather split...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-09-2018, 11:44 AM
Replies: 1,175
Views: 58,209
Posted By Coastal Ducks
The bite didn't kick off until about an hour or...

The bite didn't kick off until about an hour or so after the front hit. The fish turned on pretty good but my guys got too cold too and we had to go in. It was blowing real hard but the fish were...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-08-2018, 03:09 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 960
Posted By Coastal Ducks
Thank you! I appreciate it and I'm looking...

Thank you! I appreciate it and I'm looking forward to fishing with you.
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-05-2018, 06:01 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 960
Posted By Coastal Ducks
Thanks for the mentions guys. I appreciate it...

Thanks for the mentions guys. I appreciate it more than y'all know.;)b


Glenn
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 10-30-2017, 12:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 318
Posted By Coastal Ducks
I am pretty sure they are lower end guns built...

I am pretty sure they are lower end guns built from assorted parts. The ACT III guns, not all Ugartechea guns. There have been a bunch of different importers of Ugartechea guns over the years under...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 10-30-2017, 12:44 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,119
Posted By Coastal Ducks
They have ALWAYS gone above and beyond for me and...

They have ALWAYS gone above and beyond for me and that is why I am a loyal customer. I could buy whatever scope I want and I give them by business because their service is so good.

I once took...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-24-2017, 09:53 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 13,149
Posted By Coastal Ducks
Yes, plus it was the farmer who farms the land...

Yes, plus it was the farmer who farms the land who gave him permission to shoot hogs, not the landowner. It's not clear if the farmer had the right to do that. Run-n-Gun has the land leased for...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-24-2017, 04:39 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 13,149
Posted By Coastal Ducks
Low fence.

Low fence.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-24-2017, 02:10 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 13,149
Posted By Coastal Ducks
I heard his dad's neighbor saw them unload it and...

I heard his dad's neighbor saw them unload it and called the GW.
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-20-2017, 12:07 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,327
Posted By Coastal Ducks
Per fish yes, but not overall. The huge numbers...

Per fish yes, but not overall. The huge numbers of small trout are what carry the reproductive burden. Big trout may produce more eggs per fish but there are just so many fewer big trout spawning...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-20-2017, 10:49 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,327
Posted By Coastal Ducks
I don't know how much the lower limit has helped...

I don't know how much the lower limit has helped the fish population. I think it has helped our mindset if nothing else. Folks want to limit out and they are just as happy with a 5 fish limit as...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-20-2017, 09:56 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,327
Posted By Coastal Ducks
It's amazing to me that we still catch the number...

It's amazing to me that we still catch the number of fish we catch and the quality of fish we catch. The bay is still healthy and coughing up lots of good fish.
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-19-2017, 09:45 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,327
Posted By Coastal Ducks
I always tell folks the pressure now on any old...

I always tell folks the pressure now on any old summertime thursday or friday is more than what we use to see on the 4th, Memorial Day or Labor Day weekend. And weekends now...

It isn't just...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-19-2017, 09:41 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,726
Posted By Coastal Ducks
Costas lenses are great, the frames have been...

Costas lenses are great, the frames have been so-so for me. Some better than others.

About a year and a half ago I bought some Smiths. Now I have 3 pairs of them. I've been very happy with...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-19-2017, 01:07 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,327
Posted By Coastal Ducks
There are almost as many boats coming out of...

There are almost as many boats coming out of Sargent now as Matagorda.
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-19-2017, 01:06 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,327
Posted By Coastal Ducks
It is but is supposed to re-open under new...

It is but is supposed to re-open under new ownership soon. I keep hearing the new owners of River bend are going to re-open the bait camp there as well. Problem is, it is really hard to keep any...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-19-2017, 01:03 PM
Replies: 188
Views: 10,694
Posted By Coastal Ducks
I've owned a whole bunch of bay boats over the...

I've owned a whole bunch of bay boats over the years. Everything from a poling skiff to V hulls. One thing you gotta know, ain't a one of them perfect. Every single boat has tradeoffs.

I have...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-19-2017, 12:39 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,327
Posted By Coastal Ducks
I miss alot about Matagorda. I miss getting gas...

I miss alot about Matagorda. I miss getting gas at the old school gas pumps at Sally's and the two old timers sitting out front waving at cars. Sally gave me my first Coleman lantern to go...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-19-2017, 12:29 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,327
Posted By Coastal Ducks
Stanley's is a pretty nice little store now. You...

Stanley's is a pretty nice little store now. You can get pretty much anything you need to get by. I'd buy groceries on the way down but if you get in a bind, forget something or whatever they will...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-19-2017, 12:25 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,327
Posted By Coastal Ducks
Yes. He launched it. The boat ended up grounded...

Yes. He launched it. The boat ended up grounded in the diversion channel for years. It's gone now, though.
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-22-2016, 03:27 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,389
Posted By Coastal Ducks
I don't think it'll hurt Ruger. I am guessing...

I don't think it'll hurt Ruger. I am guessing the followers of whoever that dude is are not going to be Ruger's main customer base.

Can you imagine how busy the Ruger booth would be at the SHOT...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-22-2016, 02:47 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,027
Posted By Coastal Ducks
I am a local and hang out in Matagorda a bunch. ...

I am a local and hang out in Matagorda a bunch. I like Riverbend and have been eating there since I was a kid. Yes, it is slow. Has been for many years. Plan on it taking an hour to get your...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-10-2016, 10:29 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,263
Posted By Coastal Ducks
As long as it has been iced well it'll be fine. ...

As long as it has been iced well it'll be fine. I usually age meat longer than that, but not in an ice chest. I have hung whole deer in a walk in cooler to age for 7-9 days. Never had a problem. ...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 01-08-2016, 02:01 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,816
Posted By Coastal Ducks
My .270 shoots Barnes 130gr TTSX bullets really,...

My .270 shoots Barnes 130gr TTSX bullets really, really well. I have shot them a bunch and have lots of confidence in them with my rifle. If I were asked to go elk hunting tomorrow that is exactly...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 01-03-2016, 09:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 895
Posted By Coastal Ducks
It is fun the first time. It is also very...

It is fun the first time. It is also very overwhelming.

Take good walking shoes, some advil, etc. You will be worn out, especially if you are there buying vs just looking around. It was cool...
Forum: Equipment and Tuning 12-25-2015, 10:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,059
Posted By Coastal Ducks
I've shot them for 3 seasons now and have had...

I've shot them for 3 seasons now and have had good luck with them. So far I have only bent one of the aluminum outserts and it was doing something dumb. I walked up on a huge rattlesnake and didn't...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-05-2015, 08:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 604
Posted By Coastal Ducks
I have 3 of them and I like 'em fine. I have...

I have 3 of them and I like 'em fine.

I have a folding chair from Bass Pro in one and a regular metal folding chair with a foam seat pad in the others. The chair from BPS is called like a Series...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 09-21-2015, 09:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 650
Posted By Coastal Ducks
My guess is that the stocks are not original to...

My guess is that the stocks are not original to that gun.

What recoil pad is that? What does it say on it?
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 09-21-2015, 09:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 650
Posted By Coastal Ducks
That is a trap stock. What is the gun...

That is a trap stock.

What is the gun choked? How wide is the rib?
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-03-2015, 05:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 232
Posted By Coastal Ducks
I saw him too. I drive a grey Dodge 2500. He...

I saw him too. I drive a grey Dodge 2500. He shot me right at Markham.
Forum: Around the Campfire 08-14-2015, 11:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 361
Posted By Coastal Ducks
I've shot them for a couple of years. So far I...

I've shot them for a couple of years. So far I like them. No issues.
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-24-2015, 10:30 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,451
Posted By Coastal Ducks
I have a brisket and a pork butt on now for lunch...

I have a brisket and a pork butt on now for lunch tomorrow.
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-21-2015, 12:16 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 4,824
Posted By Coastal Ducks
I always catch more on fish than chicken. ...

I always catch more on fish than chicken. Chicken is just easy and cheap. I soaked a great many chicken necks as a kid. Now when I do catch crabs it is in traps. Lately I've gotten spoiled to...
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-20-2015, 11:56 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 14,347
Posted By Coastal Ducks
9 oz a day. Roughly equivalent to a 6 pack of...

9 oz a day. Roughly equivalent to a 6 pack of beer a day. I can't drink that much with that regularity but I sure know plenty of folks who do. My dad drank at least a 6 pack a night. My father in...
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