| Outdoor Board|| Sure miss my grandparents.. - hunt66 on 10/29/13 at 5:19 am|
Lost my last grandmother this year. She loved this time of year - Halloween deer chili, and hunting season meant I was going to bring her some deer sausage etc. Miss all of the talks and time spent visiting with all of them. I am 48 and my advice to all who still have grandparents, don't take them...
| Outdoor Board|| Special Youth Season for Deer on Private lands this weekend.... - hunt66 on 10/22/13 at 10:31 am|
Area 6 - anyone going? Plannig to take my son for the last time. He is 17 so this wil be his last year to participate in the youth hunt. he is 6'2" and pretty much on his own but we still enjoy hunting in the same stand together for this one weekend. Always good to talk about all the memories et...
| Food and Drink Board|| Fresh Pumpkin for pie - anyone ever try freezing for future use? - hunt66 on 10/21/13 at 8:47 am|
I have been making pumpkin pies for years using fresh pumpkin and the difference is incredable when compared to canned pumpkin IMO. Only drawback is availability of the pie pumpkins late in the season. Anyone have experience preparing the pumpkin and freezing for future use? I typically quarter th...
| Outdoor Board|| Going to Grand isle this weekend - any recent reports? - hunt66 on 10/7/13 at 8:30 am|
Taking the family to Grand Isle this weekend. Plan to hit some of the marsh areas behind the island and near Caminada Pass. Any suggestions for some redfish? Figure specs will be hit or miss so really just looking to get them on some reds....
| Outdoor Board|| Weekend Results - how did everyone do? - hunt66 on 10/6/13 at 3:17 pm|
Bowhunted in St. Francisville near Bayou Sara - no deer but shot this 140# sow yesterday then shot a 75# sow this morning (no pic for this morning kill due to downpour). How did y'all do?
| Outdoor Board|| Found German Shepard in St Francisville Area - updated with pic - hunt66 on 8/4/13 at 4:46 pm|
Went to hunting camp to do some work this afternoon and there was a nice looking German Shepard sitting on porch. Very friendly. Had collar but no tag. Recently been trimmed - short hair. Great conditi...
| Outdoor Board|| Dang it is hot today, but..... - hunt66 on 8/3/13 at 4:11 pm|
We are one day closer to opening day for bow season! Heading to woods tomorrow to check camera and tighten all lock-ons and do some camp work and scouting. How are y'lls preparations coming?...
| Outdoor Board|| In Grand Isle - need help - hunt66 on 7/19/13 at 8:53 pm|
Down for weekend. Buddy with me pulling his 24' boat had a spindle go out on one of his axles (tandem axle) -sorry if terminology is not correct. Have not seen it but had same thing happen to me in Alexandria one night heading to Toledo Bend- had to remove tire and strap axle up and limp in - don't...
| Outdoor Board|| Fourchon or GI for the weekend? - hunt66 on 7/18/13 at 8:08 am|
Staying in Grand isle this weekend. Have had some luck around there but have had most success on barges at Fourchon this summer. Any reports this week for either of these areas? If we stay in the GI area will likely either fish the rocks in front on the east end or in front of Elmers Island (wind...
| Outdoor Board|| Bull Reds in Pass - Incoming vs outgoing tide - hunt66 on 7/17/13 at 3:44 pm|
Heard they are showing up in the passes lately. headig to GI this weekend and have not really targeted these so going to give it a try. Is the bite better on a incoming or outgoing tide - as a general rule if there is such a thing with fish.
| Outdoor Board|| UTV - Polaris Ranger EFI 800 vs Honda Big Red 700 - hunt66 on 7/17/13 at 3:40 pm|
Looking at getting one that will be used heavily in field - not for hunting. Have heard various pro's and con's for each. Any experience you guys are willing to share? Thanks! ...
| Outdoor Board|| Tractor repair in St Francisville Area - hunt66 on 7/9/13 at 6:54 am|
We have an old tractor we keep at the huntingn lease and it is in need of service and some hydraulics work. Would like to find someone willing to come look at it on lease or can possibly get it on a trailer and bring it to a local shop. Thanks in advance for any suggestions. ...
| Outdoor Board|| Charter fishing trip in Ft Morgan Alabama area - hunt66 on 7/4/13 at 10:40 am|
Any OB recommendations? Fish inshore often in south Louisiana and some offshore fishing and rig diving but heading to Ft Morgan for family vacation. Thinking of a charter trip just don't know the area. Thanks in advance and happy 4th to all. ...
| Outdoor Board|| Boat Fiberglass Repair/Restoration work in Baton Rouge Area - hunt66 on 7/1/13 at 9:46 pm|
Helping a buddy restore an old boat. Looking for suggestions to get some fiberglass work done in the Baton Rouge Area. Any suggestions/recommendations? Thanks. ...
| Outdoor Board|| Saturday Cooking and Drinking Thread - hunt66 on 6/1/13 at 6:09 pm|
16 yo son is grilling us burgers. Drinking cold Corona's and supervising. :nana:...
| Outdoor Board|| 22 foot Skeeter center console tray replacement (updated with pics) - hunt66 on 4/25/13 at 7:10 pm|
I have a 22 foot 2002 Skeeter bay boat. The console tray is cracked in several places. Gave dealer the hull Id # and year model and they ordered the replacement part. Does not fit - about a half inch too narrow across and about an inch too deep front to back. Dealer swears it is the right part. A...
| Outdoor Board|| Looking for a new 9mm handgun- Suggestions? - hunt66 on 4/22/13 at 10:18 am|
Currently own a Kassnar 9mm (brownnig hi-Power copy). Fixed sights and just not really an accurate pistol, plus frequently jams. Looking to upgrade - I like the 1911 style so thought about just getting a Browning hi-Power, but also like the Baretta 92.
Wanted to get the OBers thoughts and sug...
| Outdoor Board|| Lake Maurepas navigation information - Help - hunt66 on 1/21/13 at 10:19 am|
Just got 22 ft Skeeter Center Console and want to take a ride down Blind River to lake Maurepas and then across to Pass Manchac to Middendorfs. Have been in Blind River alot but never crossed the lake. Is there any main channel marked or navigation issues that I need to be aware of? Also, is St. J...
| Outdoor Board|| Black Powder Ballistic Question - hunt66 on 10/29/12 at 10:40 am|
OB - I have a Thompson Omega 50 cal. Typically load 2 powder pellets and 160 grain bullets. Shots on lease range from 50-200 yds. Not sure I would take a 20o yd shot though. Where do you guys typically sight in (how high at 100 yds) and what do you know about the effectivness out to 200 ydds?
| Outdoor Board|| Trail Camera Pics - hunt66 on 9/25/12 at 9:23 am|
Finally made it to my bow stand and pulled camera card - which one should I smoke opening day (if have a chance)?
I am thinking this is the one.
| Tiger Rant|| Thanks to the entire LSU Football Team... - hunt66 on 11/29/11 at 12:57 pm|
..For all of your hard work this year, for not folding under all of the distractions, for not turning your back on your brothers when they were having difficult times. Thanks to the coaches for preparing them and keeiping all focused so far this year. There have been a lot of thread topics through...
| Outdoor Board|| OB thoughts on male hogs - hunt66 on 11/8/11 at 4:01 pm|
What are your thoughts on eating male hogs. No experience here We have a lot of hogs and I plan to start thinning. Have heard mixed reports about should eat vs not worth it. Thanks in advance for assistance. ...
| Outdoor Board|| Solunar Chart - App for iPhone....any suggestions - hunt66 on 10/6/11 at 1:10 pm|
looking for a good app that will give me moon phase, overhead and underfoot times as well as major feeding times. Any suggestions? I can download from internet but connection is weak from stand at times.
Thanks for the help!...
| Outdoor Board|| Bow Season this weekend - dont forget safety! - hunt66 on 9/29/11 at 9:17 am|
To all my bow hunting brothers and sisters - Please consider safety this weekend. If you have not checked your stands from last year please do so before the first hunt. Also, safety belt is a must. This time of year there all sorts of accidents and a bit of caution may end up saving a lot of pain...