Tndeer Logo

Page 1 of 1 1
Topic Options
#3244627 - 05/11/13 10:40 PM They are still doing it, 5/11 report
catman529
spiderboy
16 Point


Registered: 11/10/10
Posts: 15753
Loc: Franklin TN

Offline
Good luck everyone on the last day. The birds in Maury county were still doing their thing. If nimrod and I had permission to hunt the private cattle field bordering the WMA, Nim would have killed a bird. We saw 5 gobblers and the occasional hen. We could not get the longbeards to cross the fence and had to leave by midday. But early in the morning, the birds were gobbling and strutting in the field, and I called and got them to head my way. They gobbled near the fence, but never showed. They stayed on the cow farm. Later in the morning, 3 of the toms were out there preening and feeding and ignoring calls and decoy right by the fence. Then we got on another couple of birds, one a strutter, snuck up close thinking the strutter had crossed to our side and I got us busted and they were still across the fence. Oh well

It was a very good day in the woods despite no birds being killed. I don't think I saw 5 toms in the same area all season until today. Hope I didn't kill Nimrod with all the walking. Also got some great footage of a yearling buck and his companion who were just too curious to run off. That will come soon when I get the video put together.

So don't give up till you have to go home. One day of season and there are birds to kill. Good luck to everyone.
_________________________
Team Run 'N Gunners

Top
#3244668 - 05/12/13 05:45 AM Re: They are still doing it, 5/11 report [Re: catman529]
Hunt 365
4 Point


Registered: 12/30/08
Posts: 321
Loc: Jackson, Tennessee

Offline
I had a bunch of males grouped up too. Wish I had brought a strutter decoy and nothing else. I think that would've done it in my situation
Top
#3244816 - 05/12/13 11:35 AM Re: They are still doing it, 5/11 report [Re: Hunt 365]
catman529
spiderboy
16 Point


Registered: 11/10/10
Posts: 15753
Loc: Franklin TN

Offline
These weren't 5 together, it was a group of 3 and 2 others
_________________________
Team Run 'N Gunners

Top
#3244928 - 05/12/13 04:49 PM Re: They are still doing it, 5/11 report [Re: catman529]
Nimrod777
Non-Typical


Registered: 09/28/03
Posts: 25640
Loc: Spring Hill, TN

Offline
So weak... can't... post....
_________________________
Some hunt for racks, some hunt for roasts. I hunt for sheer joy; the aforementioned items are merely fringe benefits.

Top
#3244935 - 05/12/13 05:05 PM Re: They are still doing it, 5/11 report [Re: Nimrod777]
catman529
spiderboy
16 Point


Registered: 11/10/10
Posts: 15753
Loc: Franklin TN

Offline
 Originally Posted By: Nimrod777
So weak... can't... post....
yeah......
_________________________
Team Run 'N Gunners

Top
Page 1 of 1 1


Moderator:  RUGER, Bobby G, Unicam, Cuttin Caller, CBU93, stretch, TurkeyBurd, Kimber45, Mrs.Unicam, Crappie Luck, Grizzly Johnson 
Hop to:
Top Posters
4104864
RUGER
86263
Deer Assassin
64800
BSK
60460
Crappie Luck
51375
spitndrum
Newest Members
two1980, Darrenduhl, 2winsrus, jacmac, Smokeymtnbow
13101 Registered Users
Who's Online
84 registered (cdw338, EXPRESSJET, TNRazorback, broncos1, jbranham63, Model 1, 12 invisible) and 125 anonymous users online.
Forum Stats
13101 Members
42 Forums
88760 Topics
1038455 Posts

Max Online: 788 @ 11/11/13 08:06 PM
Moon Phase
CURRENT MOON
July
Su M Tu W Th F Sa
1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30 31
Forum Donations
The TnDeer.Com Deer Talk Forum is for Tennessee Deer Hunters by Tennessee Deer Hunters. If you enjoy using our Talk Forum and would like to contribute to help in it's up-keep. Just submit your contribution by clicking on the DONATE button below and paying with PayPal or a major credit card. Any amount is much appreciated. Thanks for your support!

TN Burn Safe

Generated in 0.245 seconds in which 0.003 seconds were spent on a total of 14 queries. Zlib compression enabled.