Turkey hunters need to give a hoot

Through the years I have learned so much about turkeys it would be impossible to condense it down into a single column. Turkeys are incredibly intelligent animals seeming almost psychic at times. They more often than not seem to zig when you zag. Because of their uncanny ability to avoid capture, turkey hunters need to learn a lot more about a turkey’s language and habits to be regularly successful at harvesting mature birds in comparison to mature deer. I have found that the ability to locate gobblers/male turkeys seems to be the biggest nick in a hunter’s armor. Locating a gobbler is the first thing I do on a hunt, so that’s where I will start.

notice There's more to this story! You're only seeing 11% of the story. Subscribe now to get immediate access to the rest of the story as well as our whole online offering.

Today's Other Stories

© 2016 Snyder Communications/The Evening Sun
29 Lackawanna Avenue, Norwich, NY 13815 - (607) 334-3276
We're on Facebook