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  1. We picked 125 today out of 2 spots. The first got hit by someone else and was picked pretty clean. My other spot was spread out and we covered a lot of ground. Several were drying out already and at least 2 crumbled as soon as we touched them. I did notice that trillums were flowering around where we found the majority of the morels. In others areas the trillums were just starting to come up where we found few morels. Not sure if there is a correlation with ground temps or not.
  2. I found 6 tonight in a spot that looks like it should be better. Past years I have picked more and it was either late or dry. Maybe they need a few more days. Fresh shot of rain tonight can't hurt!
  3. I am staying out of the woods this weekend, don't want anyone seeing my truck parked and GPS'ing my spots!
  4. We picked 81 today. It was a bust at the first spot, the second was just a few babies and at the third we covered a lot of ground because they were so spread out. I picked 1 that was in full sun and the edges were dry. Everything is southern exposure.
  5. Yes sir. Southern exposure. Mixed cover. They surprised us because normally the Trilliums are up and budding out. We had good snow cover and it really packed the litter this year. Very wet underneath.
  6. Yes we did and we had hail today just before we picked in the rain! you know what they say about MN weather, "Don't like the weather wait 5 minutes"!
  7. We went for a quick walk today at one spot and nothing, went over to another and we picked 70. We were only in the woods for about an hour. Hubbard county is on the board!
  8. Well our lilacs were just starting to bud out yesterday and I was thinking we should go take a peek today. Unfortunately we got 2 inches of snow overnight and it's still coming down! I'm pretty sure Hubbard county will have to wait at least a week to ten days with the temps forecast.
  9. Brand of motor

    What is your top end on that beast? That is about the style of boat I am looking for.
  10. I guess that I don't see a lock button or a manual lock.
  11. Brand of motor

    Big Thank you to everyone for the insight! I appreciate all the info!
  12. Brand of motor

    I am in the market for a new boat. I have not decided 100% on a brand but I am leaning towards an Alumacraft fitted with a Yamaha or an Evinrude. I would also be looking at a Crestliner but I have never had a Mercury motor. I am looking for a rig about 17 feet long and a 90 HP in 4 stroke. Several years ago if you bought a Crestliner it left the factory with a Mercury pre-rig and you had to purchase a pre-rig in the brand of motor you wanted for extra, not sure if it is still that way but if it is I really do not want the extra cost or hassle. Are there any issues with Mercury motors? Are they as quiet as the Yamaha and Evinrudes? Is the fuel economy comparable? I do understand that the Evinrudes are 2 strokes. I have also heard that the Suzuki's have been pretty good, super quiet and good economy. Thanks in advance for any input!
  13. 5.4 Triton engines

    I have a 2003 FX4 with 180,000+ on it. It is the 2 valve motor. I had to replace the motor about 14 months after I bought it because of a bad rebuild before I bought it, the oil pump went out and they drove it too long. The line bore was out. There is no plug trouble with this motor. I have replaced the coil packs and installed new bulbs on it, that is it besides the motor.
  14. Opening Weekend Official Results

    I saw the most deer that I have ever seen in stand in 184. Now don't get excited, I only saw 6. I harvested a large doe early Saturday afternoon and called it a day. I heard 3 deer Sunday but that was it.
  15. Deer Season Eve

    Ever since we bought a 2 person stand 2 weeks ago my step son has been nuts about going hunting, he's 9! I think the boy is hooked! We'll see what tomorrow brings!