Guests - If You want access to member only forums on HSO. You will gain access only when you Sign-in or Sign-Up on HotSpotOutdoors.

It's easy - LOOK UPPER right menu.

monstermoose78

we are 'the leading edge' HSO Builders
  • Content count

    2,016
  • Joined

  • Last visited

  • Days Won

    4

monstermoose78 last won the day on April 13

monstermoose78 had the most liked content!

About monstermoose78

  • Rank
    HSO Pro Staff - Masterminds Leader
  • Birthday 09/02/1978

Profile Information

  • Location:
    Princeton
  • Gender:
    Male

Recent Profile Visitors

5,498 profile views
  1. monstermoose78

    Anyone else getting whooped?

    Yep I spent many hours in the blind and can’t seal the deal. I had one Tom strutting behind my blind for almost 4 hours. He was 10-15 yards but there was brush in between us and with the crossbow I could only watch. Today I though I had one dead to rights it was going into strut came around the blind a hen. I am sitting in the blind still and roasting it’s so hot. I did not hunt Sunday and my sister called and said I have really good decoys. Yep 3 strutting Toms in front of my blind. Seeing I start working tomorrow my hunting will be on weekends until the season closes now. I got two or three Toms gobbling like crazy on the other side of the brook. They just are not coming over. I make a soft call and get gobbles. They did this to me before. I am going to have to get some more water soon.
  2. monstermoose78

    Team 2 - Everlasting Gobble Stoppers

    Good luck guys
  3. monstermoose78

    The Strut Stops Here

    Congrats teammates I am still working on getting a bird
  4. monstermoose78

    Team #3

    Wow you guys are making this hard on other teams, but way to go guys!!
  5. monstermoose78

    The Strut Stops Here

    Good luck pumper. I will be out hunting until I can seal the deal
  6. monstermoose78

    The Strut Stops Here

    Every bird is around now except for a turkey. I heard them as the sun came up but I know they went to that field again. I am going to stick it out and see if I can get one to come over in a while.
  7. monstermoose78

    MN Tag punched

    Congrats
  8. monstermoose78

    The Strut Stops Here

    I will get one they will come over the brook and I will be waiting.
  9. monstermoose78

    The Strut Stops Here

    There is at least double the number to the left side They roost 150 yards from where my blind is 123 congrats on the bird
  10. monstermoose78

    The Strut Stops Here

    1/4 mile tops
  11. monstermoose78

    The Strut Stops Here

    Well they were all n the other side of the brook and they come over to my side often, but not this morning. I wanted to check so I drove over there. Haha I was right dirty birds and the property owner does not anyone hunt there. Maybe tomorrow I can sweet talk one of them to come over. I think a lot of hunters are waiting for later seasons. I checked a couple public land spots and no people tracks or truck tracks.
  12. monstermoose78

    The Strut Stops Here

    Got gobbles off the roost and they are now on the ground.
  13. monstermoose78

    The Strut Stops Here

    Welcome pumper317
  14. monstermoose78

    The Strut Stops Here

    Live up date it’s very cold someone forgot the heater. A few gobbles across the brook and nothing now. It will happen and this weekend should be better as it warms up some.
  15. monstermoose78

    The Strut Stops Here

    Holy moly was the snow drifted up. I was thigh deep walking back to my dads field. I know I am a fat guy and out of shape, but dang that was a workout. The spot my blind has set almost every year is on a slight hill and had less snow. I shoveled out the spot for the blind tied the blind down to my anchors I put in last spring. Put my chair inside and the decoys, so I don’t have carry anything else except my backpack and crossbow.not much for sign that I could see, so tomorrow should be fun. Photo 1 is looking east photo 2 is looking west photo 3 is looking South