Opening Morning started at 0430 with me wishing my Father Happy Birthday. Today is his 70th Birthday and with today being opening day it was already special. Before we headed to our hunting area we said a prayer giving thanks for us to spend the day together, allow using to enjoy another sunrise. We got to our hunting area and set up around 0600. Dad used one of his owl calls and we had one.... Read More
It has been a while since I made a posting on here due to being in the woods and getting the freezer filled. I have two tags left to be filled and both of them have been name. Yesterday evening tag number 4 was filled with one of our 'unique' bucks on our hit list. We discovered something on him I thought I would share with other incase someone runs across this. We found what we first.... Read More
I know it is still early in the season and we all know that deer will change their habits as the season goes along. This past week I am having deer bedding under my one of my stands. Now when I say under one of my stand I am talking less than 15 yards. We had thought their primary bedding area was in a different location and have this area listed as the sanctuary area. What do all the.... Read More
Opening day of the 2011 season started great. Got dad dropped off at his stand and then walked in to my stand. He had two walk under his stand just before shooting light. I have a cool video that I shot of 10 turkeys running towards the feed location; as soon as I have it uploaded I will post it. Had a couple deer walk by just out of bow range. We decided to leave around 10:00 to get some.... Read More
Hey Viper, Have not had any 10 pointers show up yet but do have a decent 8 point and 6 point. Just hope we can keep the birds in the area for next spring. Maybe next spring we could have you and Gobblintom come down and do turkey bow hunt.
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Halifax County NC, the outdoors is our heritage! The Roanoke River, Lake Gaston, Roanoke Rapids Lake, the Roanoke Canal Museum & Trail, Medoc Mountain State Park offer a wide variety of outdoor enjoyment, from fishing and hunting to camping and hiking.