- Yeah, I knew that's what they were, but I don't think they were placed for anything like target practice, or to use for any illegal hunting. Probably more to freak people out or just to be goofy. No matter what, I'm sure they shouldn't be there!
--- In CentralTexasGeocachers@yahoogroups.com, "Triple" <triple@i...> wrote:
> These are decoy animals placed for Archery practice. Why the would be there?
> the birds on the other hand are placed to draw in more doves while hunting
> and should not have been there either.
> Looks weird to me to be in the park.
> Master Herdsman
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Bryan Swain" <bkswain@y...>
> To: <CentralTexasGeocachers@yahoogroups.com>
> Sent: Sunday, August 24, 2003 8:51 PM
> Subject: [CentralTexasGeocachers] Weekend
> Came across some interesting stuff near one section of the trail - plastic
> animal decoys. First there were 3 birds in a tree, with a Home Depot bucket
> (didn't dare look inside), then there was one deer, then another, then an
> owl, then another bird that had fallen out of the tree. Very strange and
> kinda creepy - glad it was still broad daylight. Couple pictures at
> http://tinyurl.com/l26y . Reported them all as we left at the ranger's
> station, the woman was a bit surprised to say the least.