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Live From the Stand / Woods 2014!

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Its that time again! This is our fifth year for doing this thread and its always a lot of fun! Post in this thread using your smart phone (or other device you can get to the internet with) from your stand / woods with your thoughts, current conditions, pictures, sightings, etc.  Don't forget, the site is Tapatalk enabled!

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I just entered the 21st century, I upgraded from a flip phone w/a rotary dial to an apple I-Phone. Now I can join in the discussion will on stand.

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I love this thread every year but I'll tell ya it does distract ya in the field. Figured I'd post now to stay informed on the thread feed. Lol

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I love this thread every year but I'll tell ya it does distract ya in the field. Figured I'd post now to stay informed on the thread feed. Lol

ya but nothing better than  having one sneak in on you when least expected. Shot a doe last year with half a sammich in my mouth. Still got a good cheek weld with half an egg salad sammich protruding 

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Oh, seeing this thread pop up again gets me itchin for season, hopefully my first post of the season won't be , "just got dive bombed by an owl at o'dark thirty " again ...

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Oh, seeing this thread pop up again gets me itchin for season, hopefully my first post of the season won't be , "just got dive bombed by an owl at o'dark thirty " again ...

Thats funny. 2 years ago on opening morning of shotgun I got a text from a buddy of a screech going ape $hit on him in his stand. 

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Thats funny. 2 years ago on opening morning of shotgun I got a text from a buddy of a screech going ape $hit on him in his stand.

The first pass all I felt was the wind swoosh by my head , couple minutes later I get smacked on the side a the face , still had my headlamp on gettin situated , turned it off n no more dive bomb...

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Oh, seeing this thread pop up again gets me itchin for season, hopefully my first post of the season won't be , "just got dive bombed by an owl at o'dark thirty " again ...

Hahahahaha oh I remember that post!! I still laugh about it.
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This is tech at its finest.reporting real time from our fav place , the woods. Except where I hunt getting a signal is

more elusive than getting a huge mature buck. I will try though

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Got caught looking at my phone last year, looked up saw a big buck. Told my friend and the next day he sat where I was and ended up getting the ten pointer while I was working lol

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Got caught looking at my phone last year, looked up saw a big buck. Told my friend and the next day he sat where I was and ended up getting the ten pointer while I was working lol

I can see the obvious problem here......and it wasn't you got nabbed looking at your phone

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Got caught looking at my phone last year, looked up saw a big buck. Told my friend and the next day he sat where I was and ended up getting the ten pointer while I was working lol

LOL, loose lips sink ships!

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Look forward to this thread!  Great to see what everyone is seeing and wishing I had as much time off work as Meat Manager to be in the woods...LOL.  Good Luck everyone this season!  Hunt Hard, Hunt Safe, and Have Fun!

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I'll be watching this thread closely to read all the hunting stories while in my stand. should keep me entertained until the deer show up (hopefully) lol. Good Luck Everyone!

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Got in the stand and noticed a "blob" on a bare branch 4 feet from me. Curiosity was getting the best of me. After ~5min, I shined the flashlight on it. It was an owl that seemed just as curious about me, as I was of it! Was gonna get a pic, but had to stand and dig around in my pocket too much. It flew away! Cool experience though! Closest encounter with an owl that I've ever had! LOL

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Usually owls are a good sign. Good luck, little drizzle and warm by me today but love hearing the woods wake up

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