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Decoy Setup: Hunting Geese From Standing Corn

Today I want to share with you how I bagged my first banded bird.  This is a super simple Canada goose setup tip so you can try this tip right away.

 

It was opening day of goose season a few years back and I was with two of my best hunting buddies.  Of course we were completely jacked up because it had been nearly 8 months since the last time we had been out goose hunting.

 

There was only one problem…. the field we scouted and found geese in the night before was a very short alfalfa field and there didn’t seem to be a great way to conceal ourselves from the approaching birds.

 

So what did we do?​

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How to Setup Snow Goose Decoys

Thinking about doing some snow goose hunting?  Not sure how to setup snow goose decoys?  No problem!  Snow goose hunting can present some of the most exciting waterfowl hunting available.  There are days when groups of hunters shoot 100 + snow geese in just one day.

 

Sounds like fun right?  Ok, let’s learn about one effective snow goose decoy spread to try.

 

Step 1: In this example the wind is blowing from left to right on our snow goose decoy spread. The first thing when hunting snow geese is to keep your back to the wind as the geese will want to land into the wind. As you can see here we have our hunter positioned with his back to the wind.

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Diver Duck Decoy Spread: How to Setup Diver Duck Decoys

If you are looking at hunting diver ducks one you might be wondering how to setup diver duck decoys.  In this post I’m going to show you one example of an effective diver duck decoy spread. This particular diver duck decoy spread can work well for shoreline hunting.   This decoy spread and commentary was provided by Jeff Taege at Hoduck Decoy Company.

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Goose Hunting With Silhouettes: How to Goose Hunt With Silhouette Decoys

Goose Hunting With Silhouettes: How to Goose Hunt With Silhouette Decoys

Many people getting into goose hunting can become overwhelmed and confused with the wide variety of decoys that you can chose from.  I had the exact same feelings when I first started goose hunting so please know that it is completely normal.  One of the decoys that I found interesting to explore was silhouette decoys.  They seemed like a great low cost option but the real question was how do I use silhouette decoys for goose hunting?

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Snow Goose Hunting Over Water: Snow Goose Water Spread

Snow Goose Hunting Over Water: Snow Goose Water Spread

Snow goose hunting over water can be a great way to bag a whole bunch of snow geese.  This snow goose water spread is a great way to pull tornados of snow geese into your decoy spread.  The spread is particularly useful for migrating birds that are looking for water to rest and rehydrate as well as areas where snow geese have already been resting.  Let’s take a further look at this snow goose water spread.

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6 Duck Hunting Shooting Tips

Duck Hunting Shooting Tips

Duck hunting can be a challenging sport to master.  Regardless of your experience, consistently bagging your limit of ducks can be a tricky venture.  One of the most common issues that duck hunters have is actually hitting ducks with their shots when they do get them to come into range.  In this post I will share with you 6 duck hunting shooting tips that you can try to help you on your next duck hunting trip.

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