Turkey Hunting

Wild Turkey Behavior By NWTF

So, what does a wild turkey do during the day?  They Eat It’s been said that if you can locate a food source then you can locate birds. Wild turkeys are opportunistic foragers. They spend a […]

A Spring Primer for Those Erratic Gobblers
Turkey Hunting

A Spring Primer for Those Erratic Gobblers

Sometimes, a turkey will behave exactly as expected and walk right up to you. Other times, gobblers will perplex us. With spring turkey season opening up across much of the country this month, Brian Lovett […]

Turkey Hunting

Record-Breaking Turkey From Florida

Chris Echele was overdue for some time in the woods. An electric lineman by day, the Darlington, Fla., resident missed the entirety of his state’s deer season on assignment in Puerto Rico. In Puerto Rico, […]

Turkey Hunting

Shocker Turkey Hunting Gloves

You just shot that long beard that’s been eluding you for the entire turkey season.  As you run up to him you wonder…, “How long are this old gobbler’s spurs?”  You’re wearing your Shocker Turkey Hunting Gloves […]

Turkey Hunting

All New Strut Commander Turkey Calls

As turkey hunters begin to search for the call of choice for the 2018 season, Strut Commander will have several answers as they introduce two new mouth calls; the Voodoo and Sandman, and two new locator calls; […]

Tenzing Turkey Recliner
Turkey Hunting

Tenzing Turkey Recliner

Plenty of hunters kill gobblers by setting up close to the roost, staying put and placing trust in their calling. But experienced turkey hunters know that the birds aren’t always this predictable, especially as the […]

Outwit the Wiley Gobbler with X JAGD’s
Turkey Hunting

Outwit the Wiley Gobbler with X JAGD

There are few things more agonizing than working a wild turkey almost into shooting distance, only to have him bust you because he didn’t like what he saw. X JAGD, the acclaimed Austrian-based clothing company […]

All-New Grand Slam Turkey Loads
Turkey Hunting

All-New Grand Slam Turkey Loads

Federal Premium announces all-new Grand Slam turkey loads that extend the range and enhance the lethality of lead payloads. The line includes new 10-, 12- and 20-gauge offerings in No. 4, 5 and 6 shot. […]

Spring Ritual Leaves Lasting Impressions
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Spring Ritual Leaves Lasting Impressions

Cliff Schleusner is Chief of our Southwest Region’s Wildlife and Sport Fish Restoration Program. He oversees the program in Arizona, Oklahoma, Texas and New Mexico, where he lives. Here, he tells us about an outdoors tradition […]

Strut To A New Avian-X Jake Turkey Decoy
Turkey Hunting

Strut To A New Avian-X Jake Turkey Decoy

The pecking order impacts every facet of wild turkey behavior – especially once the winter flocks start to break up prior to the breeding season. Young male birds that have enjoyed social acceptance throughout their […]

Bad Luck For Gobblers
Turkey Hunting

Bad Luck For Mature Longbeards

You’d be hard pressed to find a hunter who consistently harvests mature longbeards who isn’t proficient with all of the various call types. These folks know the birds respond better to different sounding calls on […]

Knight & Hale’s Revolutionizes Box Calls With The Razor’s Edge
Turkey Hunting

The Razors Edge The Next Best Box Call

Knight and Hale® Game Calls, a legendary call brand known for its dedication to creating calls that produce the most life-like wildlife sounds, continues it’s 2017 movement to revolutionize the turkey call market with the […]

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Turkey Hunting

7 Reasons Why Toms Hang Up

Conditions seemed perfect for a spring turkey hunt. Azure skies. Calm winds. No rain, sleet or snow. No other hunters around. And the tom I’d located was gobbling back aggressively. At the start, things worked […]

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Choosing the Right Turkey Call

Long before the modern hunting era began, Native American hunters effectively mimicked turkey vocalizations using flutes they made from turkey wing bones. Sure, they did so to provide protein for their families, but there’s little […]

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TURKEY LOPPER & TURKEY BODYSHOT BROADHEADS

The Wraith broadhead system from BloodSport is setting new standards accuracy, durability and value, and nowhere is that more apparent than with the TURKEY LOPPER and TURKEY BODYSHOT. First and foremost, these Wraith system heads […]

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Tennessee Wildlife Officer Wins National Award

Agent Leith Konyndyk is an exemplary wildlife officer within the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency. For his dedication in creating the next generation of hunters and sportsmen, as well as his accomplishments in upholding the state’s […]