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How to Do the Loon Call

The Basics Are Simple - Executing Them Is Hard

Holding hands apart in the letter C

Step One: Hold your hands apart, each in the shape of the letter C. hide caption

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Hands together looking airtight

Step Two: Bring them together, making your hands airtight. hide caption

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Blowing gently between thumb knuckles

Step Three: Blow gently between the thumb knuckles. hide caption

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Brent flashes a thumbs up

Step Four: Keep practicing. hide caption

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Take a look at the four steps to doing a loon call.

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