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Lynn Woods Monsters (?)
Was out in Lynn Woods yesterday hiking. Over the past few years I have found spots that consistently are loaded with scrapes and rubs. Man I wish I could hunt that area. Looks like there is a swamp donkey in this area. Thinking of putting up a camera just to get some antler porn, but wary of losing a camera.
Bring a climber and find a good angled branch at about 20 feet up. I think it will be safe up there.
I've done that in a few sanctuary's where I hike. So far I have not gotten any real big deer doing that - though I have gotten some great shed's doing that. But, with rub's like that, it would be awesome to see!
Good call. Just have to hope that no one decides to call the police if they see me with a climber going in.
What is the offense ?
Where a bright coat and silly hat and take a walking stick . Maybe a dog or a loud woman friend with some flashy attributes. No one will even notice the oversized backpack.
I used to work at Worcester state hospital when it was under construction. I had a monster 10 walk by every evening, just a huge buck. I would get in the woods every day and see nothing, then have him walk by at night, it was killing me! Lol
The funny part about hunting on posted land is that the fine is around 100-150 bucks. So you could technically drag out a monster for only a $150 fee. Better than a guided hunt!
My buddy has gotten some nice sheds out of there. He's also been told by the police that there has been some poaching there
Poaching? No, I don’t believe it.
I don’t think there is a single place in MA that is not hunted. Hell a guy at the plant I work at said he used to sneak into Quabbin way before it got hunted.
You can get in on parkland ave. The area just S/SW of the golf course is not officially part of the reservation. The hunting area is small, but there's a small swamp back there. I bet you'd find something.
Spike, a few spots WELL into Quabbin that I hike through to fishing spots (used to antler hunt) I've seen old stands. but they look like they some how survived from pre reservation days some how. They are just far enough in that I cant envision anyone trying it.
But, I have seen some what new looking stands within a half mile of the fire break while antler hunting over the years or walking into fishing. Those look legit. Whoever was doing it in the old days... They must have shot a lot of deer!