| Outdoor Board|| A Natchez Trace Trip - Crawdaddy on 7/7/14 at 2:42 pm|
I want to make a trip on the Natchez Trace. My wife and I want to pack the jeep with an ice chest and a tent and just go check it out with the sites along the way. Probably in the fall. Any sugestions on where to camp and what to see?
Starting in Natchez and camping between Natchez and Jackson, or...
| Outdoor Board|| Question about River Birch Planting - Crawdaddy on 6/9/14 at 9:55 am|
I know most trees are best to be planted during the cooler months.
My question however is, does this apply to river birch trees? Northshore area.
I have a dying maple that I will be replacing in the next year or so. I want to put a river birch near it now to get it a decent size by time I ha...
| Outdoor Board|| Private land inside a WMA - Crawdaddy on 5/31/14 at 8:03 pm|
Some land was just purchased inside a WMA. The land is right in the middle of the WMA. The nearest road is a mile away. The WMA has only one road in with a gate.
Would the private land owner have rights to come and go through the main gate at any time? WMA rules states the gate closes at a ce...
| Outdoor Board|| Outrageous Outdoor stories - Crawdaddy on 5/15/14 at 7:49 am|
Outrageous Outdoor stories. We all have heard them, and maybe told one or two. What are some of the best ones you were told. Many over the years but the black panther shot out of a tree that fell on the guy he was with in Morgan City was a good one.
This weekend a guy in MS told me of a Gator ...
| Outdoor Board|| Bicycle trip NOLA to Boston - Crawdaddy on 5/15/14 at 7:29 am|
Check out this guys bicycle trip from NOLA to Boston. My dad met the guy on the road the other day. The cyclist told him shis story and website. Will be an interesting trip one he gets into the Appilations.
[link=(http://portalsoup.com/)]NOLA to Boston[/link]...
| Outdoor Board|| Termites in my maple tree - Crawdaddy on 5/3/14 at 10:31 am|
I have termites in my maple tree. Two holes in what looks to be a very healthy tree. In the holes are termites. The holes go in and down. What can I use to kill them? ...
| Food and Drink Board|| Slidell Crawfish Cookoff - Crawdaddy on 4/25/14 at 4:55 pm|
Anyone going tot he Slidell Crawfish Cookoff at Fritchie park Saturday? 60 groups boiling crawfish all day.
I'll be there boilg crawfish for work. ...
| Outdoor Board|| Vortex Sparc II / Primary Arms Micro - Crawdaddy on 4/11/14 at 4:15 pm|
Looking at the Vortex Sparc II. Good reviews and the price is good.
Anyone here own one or even the original Vortex Sparc?
How about this mount
| O-T Lounge|| What's your theory behind the X-37B - Crawdaddy on 4/8/14 at 7:41 am|
Jsut a test vehilce? Spy Satellite? Weapon system? It has been up there orbiting for some time.
I know this is nothing new, but I saw it again this morning in the news
| Outdoor Board|| UFO in Mississippi Food Plot? - Crawdaddy on 4/5/14 at 10:22 am|
[link=(http://gma.yahoo.com/ufo-mystery-lights-float-above-texas-135923552--abc-news-travel.html)]UFO in a Mississippi Food Plot?[/link]
| Outdoor Board|| Lawnmover Engine Oil question - Crawdaddy on 3/30/14 at 4:36 pm|
I seem to get mixed reviews on this.
10W 30 is what I am talking about here.
Brigs lawnmover engine. What kind of oil is best? Any ole motor oil? Specific small engine oil? Non detergent oil? I seem to hear different things. I always had cheap mowers and never changed oil. Ran them har...
| Food and Drink Board|| Box items / Shortcuts you prefer over homemade - Crawdaddy on 3/25/14 at 11:52 am|
What are some Box items/Shortcuts you prefer over homemade? Homemade is hard to beat but sometimes that one item makes it easier or it just may have a hard to beat taste vs the hard work put into homemade.
Jiffy Cornbread for me.
| Outdoor Board|| Friday Night Cookin and Drinkin Thread - Crawdaddy on 3/14/14 at 6:38 pm|
Jack n Coke
Cajun Hot roasted Peanuts...
| Outdoor Board|| Shocking Arsenal of weapons - Crawdaddy on 2/26/14 at 7:56 am|
CNN showing the Shocking Arsenal of Weapons of George Zimmerman. Outrage!
3 handguns, rifle, shotgun, and OVER a 100 rounds of ammo
| Outdoor Board|| Lawnmower Husqvarna vs Snapper - Crawdaddy on 2/23/14 at 10:10 am|
I own a Husqvarna mover from Lowes. Walk behind mulcher, bagger, self propelled, Hodna engine Popular model. Third summer coming up
Neighbor bought a Snapper walk behind bagger, mulcher, various speeds. I think the easy vac model? I will get the model later.
Brand new. Bought it last Augus...
| Outdoor Board|| Shooting Tie Plates - Crawdaddy on 2/15/14 at 9:08 pm|
Anyone here shoot railroad tie plates? Found one today and heard they are OK for shooting. Soft but will work. Keeping a distance and making sure it swings is what I hear helps for, if any, ricochets. I may set it out at 200-300 yds and give it a try.
Technically the RR owns the plates no mat...
| Outdoor Board|| Louisiana Crabs and a season - Crawdaddy on 2/11/14 at 2:48 pm|
Do all think Louisiana should have a crab season?
Seems like the crabs are getting thinner and thinner from what people tell me. Guy in the business of selling them is telling me this. During a discussion with him and another person, They were saying Louisiana is over fishing the crabs. Prices a...
| Outdoor Board|| Fun things to shoot - Crawdaddy on 2/6/14 at 6:38 pm|
What are some fun things to shoot at the camp, range, woods, etc.
Range shooting is fun but just shooting out at the camp or woods is hard to beat. Weather blasting trees or old junk, its just plain ole fun.
Old propane tanks (1lb and 5lb) are always a go to. Full and empty. 12 pack of cheap...
| Outdoor Board|| AR Slings and Mounts - Crawdaddy on 1/31/14 at 7:55 pm|
Another AR thread. Dedicating this one to Slings and mounts.
I have yet to purchase a sling for my AR and now
I am looking for a sling and a mount. I notice my Magpul STR stock has a sling attachment. Is this something to consider? Should I just get a mount to install at the castle nut? What...
| Outdoor Board|| Mudding in Icy weather question - Crawdaddy on 1/29/14 at 9:23 am|
I took the Jeep out in the mud yesterady. Last night the Jeep was a block of ice and frozen mud. I parked in the garage hoping to thaw it out. Was still all frozen this morning.
Everything starts up fine but is stiff and clunk sounding. Not bad but I can tell there is Ice all under the Jeep
| O-T Lounge|| List of Fridays Icy weather road closures - Crawdaddy on 1/26/14 at 9:14 am|
Does anyone have a list of all the road closures last Friday?
This is what I have and I know there were more.
Hwy 11 bridge
I-12 by Oneal
Any others including Mississippi?
| Outdoor Board|| Elk Hunting Colorado - Crawdaddy on 1/20/14 at 11:31 am|
At the camp this past weekend I was invited to go on an Elk hunting trip to western Colorado. I have listened to his stories of his past trips and it sounds like a great time. 9 days of camping in the Colorado wilderness. All I need is 2 weeks off work and about $1500. Tags and gas are the bigge...
| Outdoor Board|| Rally for Grizz, we are pulling for you - Crawdaddy on 1/11/14 at 9:01 pm|
Rally for Grizz, hoping for a safe return home soon
Pic of my dog and what she loves to do.
Lets see some of your dog photos
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| WWL is taking Bets - Crawdaddy on 1/10/14 at 7:50 am|
WWL radio is taking Saints vs Seatle bets this morning. They are looking for a local to make a good bet vs a Seatle fan.
Anyone want to step up?
So far a guy will shave his head with a Seatle logo. Come on, someone can do better than that....
| Outdoor Board|| Stories from the camp - Crawdaddy on 12/30/13 at 2:19 pm|
What are some of the stories you have heard at the camp?
This weekend I heard several but these two are something
Guy said he shot a cow elk in Colorado at 540 yards. Dropped her in her tracks right where she stood. All with his 243
His dad and uncle were night hunting in Morgan City. ...
| Movie/TV Board|| Breaking Bad Marathon - Crawdaddy on 12/27/13 at 7:56 am|
Breaking Bad marathon is starting this weekend on AMC.
Been waiting to catch the last half of season 5. :nana:...
| O-T Lounge|| Anyone wishing for White Christmas - Crawdaddy on 12/23/13 at 6:35 pm|
| Outdoor Board|| digging your own well - Crawdaddy on 12/9/13 at 2:51 pm|
Anyone dig their own water well? Watched a few youtube vidoes on this and think it is a great idea for the camp. We currently have no water, just brought in water and collected rain water.
| Food and Drink Board|| Stone Brewery Pint Glasses - Crawdaddy on 12/4/13 at 2:49 pm|
Was looking into getting some pint glasses and noticed this warning on their website.
[link=(http://stonecompanystore.com/store/product/620/SBC-Pint-Glass/)]Warning on Pint glasses[/link]
NEW! Stone Brewing Co. Pint Glass
WARNING: THE MATERIALS USED AS COLORED DECORATIVES OF THIS PRODUCT CO...
| Outdoor Board|| Moonshiners the show is now in...... - Crawdaddy on 11/26/13 at 8:09 pm|
Moonshiners the show is now in the Honey Island Swamp