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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 11-20-2018, 01:24 PM Thread Starter
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Slow day in the squirrel woods.

Took the flintlock smoothbore for a walk this morning. Saw absolutely no squirrels. I did hear one barking though, but he was across the creek on the posted land. I jumped two nice sized doe. I took the Trangia burner and heated up some water for tea and a mountain house meal around 10:00am. Was a great day in the woods even though I didn't get anything. Had the entire place to myself. Really got me pumped up for the deer opener next week even though we hunt deer elsewhere.
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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 11-20-2018, 01:48 PM
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Was out for squirrel again last Thursday and saw none. Was in same place cutting firewood today and the grays were out every where.
I'm hunting tomorrow and I was not planning to hunt that area again but now I'll at least stop in there and see.

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Bad time of year.When leaves fall activity in early morning and late eve.

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post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 11-20-2018, 03:42 PM Thread Starter
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Yeah, last time I went out, I didn't get into the woods until around 2:00 pm, this morning I pulled off the road around 7:40. My son wants to go squirrel hunting later this week, so I'm thinking be there right at sunup the next time. I think its probably a little late in the season to be hunting them, but I'll see a ton of them next week no doubt when I'm deer hunting.
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