Multi Species Waterfowl

Waterfowl hunting in Manitoba’s prairie potholes is never the same old, same old. We are often surprised by some of the amazing opportunities we stumble upon, including various mixed bag shoots. Our multi species hunting opportunities are often overlooked, only because our prominent field hunts commonly steal the show. Posting on marsh islands, defined points, big water bays and unique fly way funnels are great options for experiencing an exhilarating multi species waterfowl encounter. These unassuming locations can often reveal mixed flights of wood ducks, teal, shovelers, red heads, canvasbacks, gadwall and various types of geese. You could expect to harvest over ten different migratory species during prime-time flights. Whether it’s over floating decoys or a laid-back pass shoot, our multi species options offer a tonne of flexibility and excitement.

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Multi Species Hunt Details

Multi Species Duck Season & Limits

  • Resident and Non-Resident (Canadian): September 1st to December 6th
  • Foreign Resident (US Citizen / International): September 24th to December 6th
  • Duck limits are 8 daily and 24 in possession.
  • Note: Not more than 4 daily or 12 in possession may be canvasbacks or redheads or a combination of the two species
  • Multi species hunts are available in the morning or afternoon.
  • Our multi species hunts can be from mid-September until early November.
  • Legal shooting times are ½ hour before sunrise to ½ hour after sunset.

Hunt Departure

  • Guests will meet their guide at the change house.
  • Guests will meet their guide at the change house. Morning departures can be from 5:00 a.m. to 6:30 a.m. Afternoon departures can be from 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
  • Departure times will vary based on season and travel times. Guides will confirm departure times before each hunt.

Hunt Logistics & Set-Up

  • Guests are transported to and from the water in crew cab trucks with enclosed trailers.
  • Simms waders are provided.
  • Hunting groups are 4 or 5 guests with one guide for the afternoon hunt and one guide for the afternoon hunt.
  • Hunts take place on small/medium potholes in layout boats, waders or on land.
  • Terrain could be cattail edges or flooded timber.
  • Floating, DOA duck decoys and custom cork diver decoys are used.
  • Guides set up decoys, manage the hunt and call the shots.
  • Morning hunts will usually conclude around 11:00 a.m., afternoon hunts will conclude prior to sunset.

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Paul Conchâtre Manitoba Hunter and Outfitter
Birdtail Waterfowl Inc.

Paul Conchatre

28 Turcotte Cove
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3R 3V9
Canada

+1 (204) 294 2694

birdtailwaterfowl@gmail.com

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