Went out a few times season just opened for just about everything got these guys this morning with the wife and kids. (Couple of Spruce hens and a Spruce grouse in there too. Anyone else having any luck yet.
A friend of mine and I went out on Wensday. We shot 4 birds. This is a picture of what I shot.
My friend shot a male woodie and a hen malard.
What do you guys do with your feathers? I am always looking for feathers for fly tying.
Being a bowhunting I've always been fanatical about scent control. Whether it's sprays, carbon clothing etc. I've tried it. The best thing that I have found for eliminating human scent is Betadine. It's been used in hospitals and homes for decades as a defense against infections on minor scrapes and burns. It can typically be found near the pharmacy in any of the major "one stop shop" stores, and a bottle will last multiple hunting seasons.
Before every hunt possible I...