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Transportation of goose decoys and gear

Postby Andrey Rikhelgof » Wed Feb 07, 2024 12:09 pm

Hey, guys!
Hope everyone had a successful and productive last hunting season.
The question is as follows. How do you get large amounts of bait and equipment into the field?
Most fields are closed to automobile traffic.
And, as you know, you have to haul a lot of stuff on your back: decoys, blinds, guns, ammo, thermoses and....daily......
Share your experiences and what works. Thanks.
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Re: Transportation of goose decoys and gear

Postby Deltaman » Thu Feb 08, 2024 11:37 am

If you can't use an ATV instead of a truck, you might consider pulling a sled. A lot of duck and goose hunters use a Jet Sled (hard plastic)
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Re: Transportation of goose decoys and gear

Postby Rick » Thu Feb 08, 2024 1:22 pm

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Re: Transportation of goose decoys and gear

Postby Deltaman » Thu Feb 08, 2024 1:35 pm

Rick's got the ticket :thumbsup:
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Re: Transportation of goose decoys and gear

Postby don novicki » Thu Feb 08, 2024 4:31 pm

If you get one of those you can't go wrong. He can even pick up the decoys for you. :thumbsup:
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Re: Transportation of goose decoys and gear

Postby SpinnerMan » Thu Feb 08, 2024 4:53 pm

Andrey Rikhelgof wrote:Most fields are closed to automobile traffic.

I would add that hunting in fields, go with silhouettes and/or shell decoys. You can haul a lot more of them into the field.

Andrey Rikhelgof wrote: large amounts of bait

We can't legally haul bait, but if hauling a lot of weight. A sled is not the best way to go. I have a deer cart that I use for dragging heavy things around. The sled is more convenient for hauling light things like decoys, but too much friction if you weigh it down. I have both and use them both every year.
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