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Old 11-12-2017, 10:17 PM   #351
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Old 12-28-2017, 08:28 PM   #352
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Hello all. Forgive me for asking but this hog hunting ban ends Jan 7th when deer season is over correct?
I’m itchin to get out there after scouting a few places recently.
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Old 12-29-2017, 06:34 AM   #353
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Hello all. Forgive me for asking but this hog hunting ban ends Jan 7th when deer season is over correct?
Iím itchin to get out there after scouting a few places recently.
That is how I understand it. Have to wait until deer season is over. I had a landowner meet me at my truck the other day. He wasn't happy. They banned hog hunting, but not squirrel hunting.
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Old 12-29-2017, 08:17 AM   #354
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That is how I understand it. Have to wait until deer season is over. I had a landowner meet me at my truck the other day. He wasn't happy. They banned hog hunting, but not squirrel hunting.


What, he heard shots and came to reprimand you? Eye roll. Get over it.


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Old 12-29-2017, 09:24 AM   #355
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OH MY, its getting ridiculous out there, those landowners around there do not own the federal land! Lets all go squirrel hunnting
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Old 12-29-2017, 10:36 AM   #356
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OH MY, its getting ridiculous out there, those landowners around there do not own the federal land! Lets all go squirrel hunnting
He tried to tell me that ALL hunting was not allowed during deer season. I pulled out a copy of the rules and showed it to him in black and white. I actually thought it was kind of funny.
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Old 12-29-2017, 03:18 PM   #357
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Iíve been watching a few shows where they were squirrel hunting. I might have to tag along with you one day. Looks like a lot of fun.


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Old 12-30-2017, 07:51 AM   #358
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What, he heard shots and came to reprimand you? Eye roll. Get over it.


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The problem isnít just a few shots. Itís these weekend warriors firing off several hundred rounds with their AR. Or maybe they donít know itís not legal to target practice on Corp land. Eye roll.


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Old 12-30-2017, 08:13 AM   #359
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The problem isnít just a few shots. Itís these weekend warriors firing off several hundred rounds with their AR. Or maybe they donít know itís not legal to target practice on Corp land. Eye roll.


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I was the only one in this unit that I know of. 5 shots 5 squirrels. I was not blasting away. The guy wanted to call the GW before I showed him the COE print out.
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Old 12-30-2017, 09:09 AM   #360
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The problem isnít just a few shots. Itís these weekend warriors firing off several hundred rounds with their AR. Or maybe they donít know itís not legal to target practice on Corp land. Eye roll.


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Bushwacker- He said he was squirrel hunting and the LO met him at his truck. Youíd have to assume that a sane man wouldnít be squirrel hunting near a bunch of yahoos firing off ARís. The LO specifically pointed out ďno huntingĒ not ďno target practiceĒ or ďno re-enactments of Black hawk downĒ.

So, OP I assume you are sane, hope Iím right.

While I donít disagree that firing off ARís happens and is a problem- itís a separate issue from this, clearly.

No longer eye rolling just speaking plainly. Happy New Year.



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Old 01-09-2018, 06:30 PM   #361
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I grew up and started on squirrels. I would love to get the ol .410 out for some one day. I heard gunshots all night till 130 am when I was bowhunting Saturday nigh. Shotguns sounded like. Can you shoot shotguns at night on core?

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Old 01-10-2018, 10:05 AM   #362
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I grew up and started on squirrels. I would love to get the ol .410 out for some one day. I heard gunshots all night till 130 am when I was bowhunting Saturday nigh. Shotguns sounded like. Can you shoot shotguns at night on core?
you can hog hunt with them north of 380 only i believe
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Old 01-13-2018, 11:20 PM   #363
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I knew yo could slug them but didn’t know at night. I never bothered to try because I know how nocturnal they are.
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Old 01-20-2018, 04:21 PM   #364
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I don't know how to post pictures but just informing everyone my pickup truck was vandalized/broken into at the access point of cr325 and 318 in broad daylight. Sherrif came to do a report and take pictures.
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Old 01-21-2018, 05:51 AM   #365
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I don't know how to post pictures but just informing everyone my pickup truck was vandalized/broken into at the access point of cr325 and 318 in broad daylight. Sherrif came to do a report and take pictures.
Sorry to hear this. I've been going out there since back in the 70's and never heard anyone having a problem. Hope they get the punks.
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Old 01-21-2018, 12:01 PM   #366
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Crackheads are everywhere. That sucks but good to know. Between what hours did this occur? I've been leaving my truck between 5am-9:30/10 around Lavon with no issues
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Old 01-21-2018, 12:04 PM   #367
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Letís see those pics afterwards
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Old 01-22-2018, 02:31 PM   #368
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I don't know how to post pictures but just informing everyone my pickup truck was vandalized/broken into at the access point of cr325 and 318 in broad daylight. Sherrif came to do a report and take pictures.
what kind of truck do you drive? that is the area that i hunt.
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Old 01-28-2018, 11:32 PM   #369
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A black 2012 f150 4 door with black rims. I’m sure you seen it I hunt that zone a lot too
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Old 01-28-2018, 11:33 PM   #370
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I have never had an issue in the last 3 years and I’m mostly parked late at night hog hunting.
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Old 01-29-2018, 10:53 AM   #371
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A black 2012 f150 4 door with black rims. Iím sure you seen it I hunt that zone a lot too
yeah, i've seen it before. I drive the lifted silver chevy silverado. man, hate to hear that happened.
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Old 01-29-2018, 12:03 PM   #372
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Seems to happen at whitney every year, I know some guys who have given up hunting it because of the truck break-ins.
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Old 02-08-2018, 07:54 AM   #373
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Just went and got my permit. Anyone done any hunting here this year?

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Old 02-08-2018, 07:05 PM   #374
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Just went and got my permit. Anyone done any hunting here this year?

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I havenít yet but Iím itching to get out there.


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Old 02-09-2018, 12:13 PM   #375
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Iíll be out there this spring and summer.


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Old 03-06-2018, 08:35 AM   #376
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Maybe we could do like a hunting club and have a TBH sticker and we could know whose out on Lavon just by seeing the stickers.
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Old Yesterday, 05:39 PM   #377
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I've hunted ducks ouy there in the winter for the last couple of years, but haven't gone after hogs yet. Do you guys sit in stands over night or still hunt at twilight?

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