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Forum: Public Hunting Opportunities 01-13-2018, 01:49 PM
Replies: 209
Views: 10,720
Posted By Jimbo47
I'll throw my 2 cts. into the mix, but I'd lean...

I'll throw my 2 cts. into the mix, but I'd lean toward there being a coyote problem on Bullis.
If you ever sit and listen to all the ruckus they raise just before sunset and even some mornings there...
Forum: Public Hunting Opportunities 01-04-2018, 01:21 PM
Replies: 209
Views: 10,720
Posted By Jimbo47
Just curious, but is anything, or any plans to do...

Just curious, but is anything, or any plans to do something to address the predator population.
Seems like the coyotes are taking over.
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 01-02-2018, 07:49 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 720
Posted By Jimbo47
This^^^

This^^^
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-01-2018, 09:57 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 290
Posted By Jimbo47
With repeated hits in the same area anything will...

With repeated hits in the same area anything will eventally end up with holes in it.
No way to rent a tractor along with using railroad ties and build a berm?
That would be the least amount of...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-30-2017, 11:35 AM
Replies: 133
Views: 6,134
Posted By Jimbo47
From your description it sounds like squatters...

From your description it sounds like squatters and they may have run the line while your property was vacant.
You really need to get legal advise and stand your ground since they seem not willing to...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-30-2017, 11:20 AM
Replies: 133
Views: 6,134
Posted By Jimbo47
You need professional legal advise, not TBH...

You need professional legal advise, not TBH especially since the neighbors appear not willing to work with you.
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-30-2017, 11:01 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 7,217
Posted By Jimbo47
Since you are hunting on 80 acres I would think...

Since you are hunting on 80 acres I would think they are trying to scare you off so that they can have the lease to themselves.
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-30-2017, 10:25 AM
Replies: 133
Views: 6,134
Posted By Jimbo47
I would fix it since you broke it. It will be...

I would fix it since you broke it.
It will be cheaper than going through court etc.
I would tell them that any future problems with the line, it will be up to them to cover any and all cost, and...
Forum: Public Hunting Opportunities 12-30-2017, 10:08 AM
Replies: 209
Views: 10,720
Posted By Jimbo47
Pulled all my equipment and gear this morning...

Pulled all my equipment and gear this morning before the deep freeze hits, and 6A hasn't had any scouting days all season but for maybe three or four, so I didn't want to take the chance I wouldn't...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-26-2017, 06:57 AM
Replies: 137
Views: 2,150
Posted By Jimbo47
I don't remember the date but it was before...

I don't remember the date but it was before crossbows became legal for anyone, and talking crossbows was a no, no.
I'm sure there are some that remember that time.
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-25-2017, 12:01 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,671
Posted By Jimbo47
I have at least two feeders going most all year,...

I have at least two feeders going most all year, just turned down to throw about a couple cup fulls twice a day just to keep the does, fawns, and resident bucks interested knowing where they can get...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-24-2017, 01:36 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 1,674
Posted By Jimbo47
I did one time in my life. Back when I got home...

I did one time in my life. Back when I got home from Vietnam I took a shot at a buck running full tilt at 100 yards.
Knocked him down with the first shot breaking his front leg, and before he...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-22-2017, 04:12 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,203
Posted By Jimbo47
I opened the door to my blind several years ago...

I opened the door to my blind several years ago and had one hissing and showing teeth come charging directly at me....I don't know who hit the ground first, but I'm pretty sure I did.
It was only...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-22-2017, 04:03 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,697
Posted By Jimbo47
Heard on the radio this morning the DEA has...

Heard on the radio this morning the DEA has reported that the ramp up in violence this year on the east side of SA this past year was directly tied to a turf war between the cartels.
You can bet you...
Forum: Public Hunting Opportunities 12-22-2017, 03:46 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,650
Posted By Jimbo47
I guess the GPS coordinates would be out of the...

I guess the GPS coordinates would be out of the question?
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-22-2017, 10:47 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,697
Posted By Jimbo47
I've heard of several stories like this, and it's...

I've heard of several stories like this, and it's why the cartels like those big heavy duty four wheel drive pickups. They can take off through the brush and avoid the roadblocks running drugs and...
Forum: Traditional 12-21-2017, 10:32 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 2,777
Posted By Jimbo47
I have to agree with what someone mentioned...

I have to agree with what someone mentioned above, that "traditional archery" wasn't even a consideration for a category before the compound bows came along.....As mentioned, it was just archery.
I...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-21-2017, 07:39 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,748
Posted By Jimbo47
Once you buy a small property you are going to be...

Once you buy a small property you are going to be stuck with the neighbors around you for a long time, pay taxes, worry about what is happening when you aren't there, etc.
With a lease you have the...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-20-2017, 10:28 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,852
Posted By Jimbo47
I've been hunting from my SUV for the last six...

I've been hunting from my SUV for the last six years because of back and leg problems that makes it difficult for me to walk very far.
I've taken deer every year and the deer will walk within ten...
Forum: Public Hunting Opportunities 12-19-2017, 08:12 AM
Replies: 209
Views: 10,720
Posted By Jimbo47
I'm still kicking myself that I didn't shoot the...

I'm still kicking myself that I didn't shoot the doe I had standing five steps from my popup blind Saturday morning......She kept looking back at the tree line, and I just felt that the reason was a...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-18-2017, 04:01 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 2,426
Posted By Jimbo47
You can get real close to those deer if they...

You can get real close to those deer if they think you aren't carrying.
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-18-2017, 03:56 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 2,426
Posted By Jimbo47
I wear an outside the waistband holster for the...

I wear an outside the waistband holster for the comfort. Hated the inside the waistband and having to wear pants one size bigger, or stuff my fat into my tight pants just to conceal my gun.
I...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-18-2017, 03:48 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,750
Posted By Jimbo47
I've dealt with that issue myself over the years....

I've dealt with that issue myself over the years.
It's kind of a roll of the dice with them because like you say, they get corn from different suppliers it seems. Not always the same brands.
Had a...
Forum: Public Hunting Opportunities 12-18-2017, 03:27 PM
Replies: 209
Views: 10,720
Posted By Jimbo47
I only hunted Saturday morning but the deer came...

I only hunted Saturday morning but the deer came in before it was light enough to see, and hung around for about an hour after daylight. Saw a total of 7 does and a big Axis buck on the way in...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-18-2017, 07:34 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,023
Posted By Jimbo47
Gift cards...... I can pick out what I want!

Gift cards...... I can pick out what I want!
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-17-2017, 01:00 PM
Replies: 246
Views: 11,297
Posted By Jimbo47
Most landowners don't want to have to deal with...

Most landowners don't want to have to deal with the drama of a lease, and will pretty much stay away from getting close to the people who lease their land.
If they have rules, they expect them to be...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-15-2017, 08:09 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 459
Posted By Jimbo47
I bought a Baronett Big Mike blind this year and...

I bought a Baronett Big Mike blind this year and for the price I really like it.
I've owned a few popups and I also have another smaller one that I've had going on 4 yrs. now.
The older blind is...
Forum: Public Hunting Opportunities 12-15-2017, 07:38 AM
Replies: 209
Views: 10,720
Posted By Jimbo47
I don't know much about the areas that hold hogs...

I don't know much about the areas that hold hogs today since the last time I hunted on Bullis other than this year was back in 2005 and hog sightings were rare, so I don't know how much I can help,...
Forum: Public Hunting Opportunities 12-14-2017, 07:13 AM
Replies: 209
Views: 10,720
Posted By Jimbo47
Congrats to your daughter! Now that's a real...

Congrats to your daughter!
Now that's a real hunter there, with a lot to smile about!
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-13-2017, 10:30 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 581
Posted By Jimbo47
I've used a mountain bike before, but that was a...

I've used a mountain bike before, but that was a special case where I had to park several hundred yards from my stand and walk in or ride. It was on an old narrow rocky jeep trail and it fit my...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-13-2017, 07:13 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,893
Posted By Jimbo47
It's like that old saying, "you ruined them for...

It's like that old saying, "you ruined them for life!".......The good type of ruin.
Congrats Dad!
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-13-2017, 07:07 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 2,828
Posted By Jimbo47
If it would be hard for them to replace you, then...

If it would be hard for them to replace you, then fight it, if not, then you will have to do the dance.
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-12-2017, 04:05 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 920
Posted By Jimbo47
Let nature handle it. Coyotes and buzzards need...

Let nature handle it. Coyotes and buzzards need to eat also.
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-12-2017, 02:56 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 4,476
Posted By Jimbo47
Shoot it full of holes!

Shoot it full of holes!
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-12-2017, 02:54 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 4,476
Posted By Jimbo47
Sounds like the guy was familiar with your...

Sounds like the guy was familiar with your property and probably hunted it growing up, and has gotten bold over the years.
Talking to his parents and giving them the chance to set him straight was a...
Forum: Public Hunting Opportunities 12-11-2017, 02:31 PM
Replies: 209
Views: 10,720
Posted By Jimbo47
Never said I wouldn't have an issue, but there is...

Never said I wouldn't have an issue, but there is a lot going on out there, and it could be a simple communications matter.
It's all part of the wonderful privilege of hunting there, and you take a...
Forum: Public Hunting Opportunities 12-11-2017, 01:08 PM
Replies: 209
Views: 10,720
Posted By Jimbo47
I know that Bullis was closed the day right after...

I know that Bullis was closed the day right after it snowed that night because of concerns of iced over bridges, and they only let hunters in later that day so the snow would have been melted by...
Forum: Public Hunting Opportunities 12-11-2017, 12:32 PM
Replies: 209
Views: 10,720
Posted By Jimbo47
No offense, but I see a crossbow in your future....

No offense, but I see a crossbow in your future. :)
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-11-2017, 07:46 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 4,343
Posted By Jimbo47
Great find!

Great find!
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-10-2017, 10:40 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 3,857
Posted By Jimbo47
Or still looking!

Or still looking!
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-09-2017, 01:33 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,250
Posted By Jimbo47
Used them years ago, and often thought about how...

Used them years ago, and often thought about how easy it would be to burn alive trapped in a deer blind.
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-09-2017, 01:15 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 5,420
Posted By Jimbo47
I'm ashamed to say I've done this for many years...

I'm ashamed to say I've done this for many years and at times when I was all alone.
I think back on it, and I get chills and the hair on the back of my neck stands up.
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-09-2017, 12:50 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 846
Posted By Jimbo47
Go Navy!

Go Navy!
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-09-2017, 09:12 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 545
Posted By Jimbo47
I've always avoided jumping into those threads...

I've always avoided jumping into those threads about "which is the better broadhead" just for the fact that nobody seems to want to consider the fact that it's not always about which head is better,...
Forum: Public Hunting Opportunities 12-09-2017, 08:35 AM
Replies: 209
Views: 10,720
Posted By Jimbo47
Makes you really wonder about the accuracy of...

Makes you really wonder about the accuracy of their deer surveys.
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-08-2017, 06:52 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,250
Posted By Jimbo47
I'll find out in the morning if the little buddy...

I'll find out in the morning if the little buddy will heat up the blind.....Just picked one up today.
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-08-2017, 03:35 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 4,413
Posted By Jimbo47
Someone introduced that bill but it never made it...

Someone introduced that bill but it never made it to the floor.
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-08-2017, 12:51 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,050
Posted By Jimbo47
That would make a great screensaver! ...

That would make a great screensaver!
Congrats!!!!
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-06-2017, 11:24 PM
Replies: 202
Views: 6,898
Posted By Jimbo47
It doesn't even have to be a tall stand either. ...

It doesn't even have to be a tall stand either.
My Dad was in his 70's, and almost died after hanging upside down for several hours when his foot slipped between the rungs of an eight foot ladder...
Forum: Public Hunting Opportunities 12-05-2017, 02:15 PM
Replies: 209
Views: 10,720
Posted By Jimbo47
Thanks! This weekend should be a lot better...

Thanks!
This weekend should be a lot better with the colder weather!
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