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Oregon Waterfowl Festival 2017
« on: June 21, 2017, 11:25:14 AM »
Anybody planning on heading down to the oregon waterfowl festival? It will be my first time but I am stoked! Looks like there will be a lot of great vendors and seminars!

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Re: Oregon Waterfowl Festival 2017
« Reply #1 on: June 21, 2017, 01:10:51 PM »
I am planning on it. I may be in 1 or 2 booths depending if I get a call back.

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Re: Oregon Waterfowl Festival 2017
« Reply #2 on: June 21, 2017, 02:58:30 PM »
I have gone twice.  Not worth the drive for me.  If I lived local, probably not a bad deal.  It has typically been a very small show.  Maybe this year combining it with elk it might be a bit bigger.
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Re: Oregon Waterfowl Festival 2017
« Reply #3 on: June 21, 2017, 03:25:57 PM »
I would love to check it out just busy this weekend may next year
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Re: Oregon Waterfowl Festival 2017
« Reply #4 on: July 06, 2017, 07:42:02 AM »
I made it down due to a meeting I had.  I went to it on Sunday when it was about 100F out.  A real cooker.  A fair amount of vendors, not a lot of attendees.  Hopefully Saturday was a busier day for them.
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Re: Oregon Waterfowl Festival 2017
« Reply #5 on: July 06, 2017, 01:34:40 PM »
I was down there saturday. Seemed like quite a few people there. Tried out a lot of great calls. Not as many deals or discounts on gear like I expected. Seemed like some vendors were very busy while others were slow. Some even packed up early. Lots of great calls and products on display though.

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Re: Oregon Waterfowl Festival 2017
« Reply #6 on: October 17, 2017, 12:09:01 PM »
Anyone selling layout boats there?  There was an outfit called Mallard River there years ago that had an amazing layout boat, that looked more like a Barnegat Bay type boat than the marsh rat style.  Then they disappeared.  I really wanted one!

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Re: Oregon Waterfowl Festival 2017
« Reply #7 on: October 19, 2017, 04:10:55 PM »
Anyone selling layout boats there?  There was an outfit called Mallard River there years ago that had an amazing layout boat, that looked more like a Barnegat Bay type boat than the marsh rat style.  Then they disappeared.  I really wanted one!

I don't remember seeing any. if anything there might have been a few that were just being sold by private sellers.

 

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