Coast Guard Moving me to Buffalo

Discussion in 'New York Flyway Forum' started by Maza62, Apr 1, 2019.

  1. Maza62

    Maza62 New Member

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    Good Evening,

    I just found out this week the coast guard is transferring me to Buffalo. The first thing I do when I find out where I am going somewhere, I start to research the hunting situation. I would love some info on where to get started in the Buffalo area. I have been duck hunting in Virginia, NC, and SC through coast guard moves and looking forward to learning a new region outside the coast. I am perfectly happy with public land hunting and I am also willing to join a club/lease. I have a dog and a 16ft Jon boat with 25hp. To add to my hunting obsession I also am an avid bow, grouse/pheasant and turkey hunter. Any info or pointers or club/lease info would be extremely appreciated. I will be digging into the state hunting info this week for their info.

    Thank you.
    Alex Maza
     
  2. Sodfather

    Sodfather Refuge Member

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    Welcome to the area as far as duck hunting you’ll find out that the diver ducks are more plentiful than the puddle ducks. As far as your other game of choice WNY has plenty of state land to roam about.
     
  3. Maza62

    Maza62 New Member

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    Thank you for the reply. Yes, divers is what I have been reading about. That will be a new adventure for me, looking forward to it. Just got our house it will be in West Falls so that should be a quick hop to the Allegheny.
     
  4. darkvibe

    darkvibe Senior Refuge Member

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    I've heard of guys hunting the niagara for Cans. No personal experience, I live about 80 miles east of there.
     
  5. BAYDOG

    BAYDOG Global Moderator Sponsor Moderator

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    See if you can find someone to mentor with a season if you plan to hunt the lower river. Currents are a bear, and dangerous. Now get out into the open lake and you'll be ok, though I would trade the Jon for a deep V. Head out my way and I'll be happy to take you out.
     
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  6. BAYDOG

    BAYDOG Global Moderator Sponsor Moderator

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  7. Sodfather

    Sodfather Refuge Member

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    Shoot me a Pm this fall your not far from me, and can hit up a couple spots.
     
  8. Maza62

    Maza62 New Member

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    Will do that’s great, thanks.
     
  9. Tailfeathers

    Tailfeathers Elite Refuge Member

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    Well at least your shotgun won't rust as much. :joker
     

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