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Old 11-02-2020, 09:17 PM   #1
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Getting a late start, but Im setting up a new place to hunt on this year and years to follow. Im wondering what are some must haves that yall keep around deer camp. Any advice and tips help.


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Old 11-02-2020, 09:22 PM   #2
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Old 11-02-2020, 09:24 PM   #3
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LED lights for cleaning station, comfortable chair, spare bottle of bourbon, extra skinning knives.
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Old 11-02-2020, 09:31 PM   #4
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Duct tape, bailing wire, WD-40 and maybe a first aid kit.
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Old 11-02-2020, 09:32 PM   #5
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A single tree to hang critters, chairs to sit around the camp fire. Generator possibly, chainsaw for fire wood, water tank, a couple of shovels, pick nick table. Possibly some lights and extension cords. Lots of chain and locks, to keep thing from walking off. A small storage container would not be a bad idea, might help keeping things from walking off. Yes, duct tape, plenty twine and lots of alcohol. A freezer for the meat would not be a bad idea.

Stripper pole. You never know, a stripper might come walking out of the brush, looking for a pole. If you get two of them, and run a cable between the two, you could hang deer from them.
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Old 11-02-2020, 09:34 PM   #6
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A nice fire pit is a must.
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Old 11-02-2020, 09:36 PM   #7
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Tpost driver and Tpost puller


A good set of deer lease tools and cordless drills/drivers to work on stuff every weekend..
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Old 11-02-2020, 09:37 PM   #8
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Washer pit, corn hole, dart board....
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Old 11-02-2020, 09:47 PM   #9
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1.Deer
2 A & B & C water and electricity and place to stay dry
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Old 11-02-2020, 09:50 PM   #10
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A darn good mattress, pillows, and Polartec blankets

Sawz-All

Butt Wipes

All kinds of extra batteries

Canned foods with bought date written on them

Blackberry jelly with Jack Daniels mixed in

Summer Sausage

Little Debbie Honey buns

Great Value Pecan shortbread cookies

Bic Lighters

Rubber gloves

Paper towels and more paper towels

Un scented trash bags

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Old 11-02-2020, 09:56 PM   #11
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Fire pit. Freezer. Water. Electricity. Skimming rack. Bbq pit. Wood stove. Cooking stove. Music.
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Old 11-02-2020, 09:58 PM   #12
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Old 11-02-2020, 10:01 PM   #13
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Getcha a propane lantern and a table. Skip the fire pit. Just build a fire on the ground. Chair of course. I’ve chest full a beer. You’ll be good.
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Old 11-02-2020, 10:04 PM   #14
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A Helmet.

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Old 11-02-2020, 10:07 PM   #15
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Good mattress
Good pillow
Good Gin
A cell phone that is turned off
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Old 11-02-2020, 10:07 PM   #16
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Electric coffee bean grinder...I use a cuisinart. Also need several of those nylon loofa balls and some quality soft body soap that hydrates the skin instead of drying it. Tempur-Pedic pillow topper is also nice on a queen size Aerobed. It goes without saying, but nice 800 thread count sheets that have been recently washed with a high end fabric softener.

Edit: baby wipes are a nice touch after crapping in a hole.

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Old 11-02-2020, 10:08 PM   #17
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Good crapper chair, wasp spray, batteries, clean water,
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Old 11-02-2020, 11:11 PM   #18
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A good whetstone to keep the knives sharp while sitting around the fire.
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Old 11-03-2020, 07:10 AM   #19
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Beer, bow, beer, arrows, beer, knife, beer. LOL !! Lots of other good tips/advice above as well.
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Old 11-03-2020, 07:20 AM   #20
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We always keep a midget stripper...female usually.
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Old 11-03-2020, 07:20 AM   #21
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Dish Network, big screen.. deer lease mid Saturday between hunts college football with your buddies is greatness!
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Old 11-03-2020, 07:27 AM   #22
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A camp be-otch
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Old 11-03-2020, 07:43 AM   #23
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New hotwater heater

Ceptic tank cleaned out at start of season and mid point.
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Old 11-03-2020, 07:45 AM   #24
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tools, i make sure ive got a good base set of sockets, wrenches, pliers etc. then ill always take a cordless drill and sawzall AND the charger and extra batteries.

and yes, duct tape, wire, wd40, wasp spray, lighters, tp and Water. i always bring a 5 gallon igloo for water as we dont have running at camp.
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Old 11-03-2020, 07:45 AM   #25
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A nice camper, water and electricity, satellite tv, firewood, nice skinnin rack, and good friends to hang out with
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Old 11-03-2020, 07:49 AM   #26
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First Aid kit
Fire Extinguisher

If staying in a camper or building: smoke/CO2 Alarm
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Old 11-03-2020, 07:50 AM   #27
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Set of tools and bailing wire
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Old 11-03-2020, 07:51 AM   #28
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New hotwater heater

Ceptic tank cleaned out at start of season and mid point.
Why would he need to heat hot water?
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Old 11-03-2020, 07:52 AM   #29
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Water, weather radio, fire starter, first aid kit, everyone’s aware of hospital and sheriff, landowners info and game warden, clear rules

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Old 11-03-2020, 07:54 AM   #30
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Nothing you can't afford to have stolen.
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Old 11-03-2020, 07:55 AM   #31
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Fire pit
Good food
A sharp knife
Ice cold Busch Light
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Old 11-03-2020, 08:12 AM   #32
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just relax and enjoy the time away from the rat race, if you forget something, you can likely do without it
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Old 11-03-2020, 08:22 AM   #33
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all the above and a propane torch is a must have!
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Old 11-03-2020, 08:23 AM   #34
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plenty of good fire starter, and ways to fix flats, Plus a Compressor..
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Old 11-03-2020, 08:26 AM   #35
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We always keep a midget stripper...female usually.
You got an open spot on that lease???
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Old 11-03-2020, 08:29 AM   #36
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extra feeder parts (battery, timers, etc), bailing wire, ladder to fill feeders.
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Old 11-03-2020, 08:32 AM   #37
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RTP’s sisters phone number. In case I get lonely
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Old 11-03-2020, 08:32 AM   #38
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Beer and Deer, the rest will work itself out.


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Old 11-03-2020, 08:34 AM   #39
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Beer, baloney and bread.
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Old 11-03-2020, 08:36 AM   #40
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Electric coffee bean grinder...I use a cuisinart. Also need several of those nylon loofa balls and some quality soft body soap that hydrates the skin instead of drying it. Tempur-Pedic pillow topper is also nice on a queen size Aerobed. It goes without saying, but nice 800 thread count sheets that have been recently washed with a high end fabric softener.

Edit: baby wipes are a nice touch after crapping in a hole.

Pure greatness.
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Old 11-03-2020, 08:37 AM   #41
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Whiskey, BBQ pit, comfortable chairs, fire pit, rubber boots because the bs gets deep.
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Old 11-03-2020, 08:46 AM   #42
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Old 11-03-2020, 08:49 AM   #43
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At the end of the day the things that are game changers are:

Good sleep
Hot shower
A good Poop
Full Belly
Cup of Coffee
An adult beverage
A firearm with ammo
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Old 11-03-2020, 08:55 AM   #44
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Well let's just say one or more injuries could have been avoided if people just wore their drinking caps. That being said, kevlar boots might be a good addition too !

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Old 11-03-2020, 08:59 AM   #45
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Let’s not forget - good hunting buddies (both young and seasoned)
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Old 11-03-2020, 08:59 AM   #46
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Water and electricity. TV and wifi
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Old 11-03-2020, 09:10 AM   #47
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Don't forget lots of TP!!!!!
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Old 11-03-2020, 10:09 AM   #48
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A good cook.
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Old 11-03-2020, 10:10 AM   #49
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Stick burning smoker,and lots of mesquite!
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Old 11-03-2020, 10:15 AM   #50
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tools, i make sure ive got a good base set of sockets, wrenches, pliers etc. then ill always take a cordless drill and sawzall AND the charger and extra batteries.

and yes, duct tape, wire, wd40, wasp spray, lighters, tp and Water. i always bring a 5 gallon igloo for water as we dont have running at camp.
i have found over the years... battery charger, jumper cables and a air compressor...
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