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Live the Legend

Shooting Tips for Turkey Hunters


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Turkey season is close to being in full swing across the country and while you’ve probably been driving your spouse and kids crazy practicing your calls, will you be ready when it comes time to taking that all-important shot? At face value, shooting a turkey, typically standing still at a moderate distance, doesn’t sound like […]

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Grant Woods

Hunting Boss Toms


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Last week I shared about the different stages of the turkey-breeding season. Toms go through a period of establishing dominance similar to whitetail bucks. About the time that gobblers establish some stability in the dominance hierarchy and begin separating from large flocks into smaller groups of immature and medium aged toms and even single mature […]

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Melissa Bachman

Turkey Hunting Preparation


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Most people associate getting ready for turkey season with beautiful spring weather and temperatures to match. That is usually the case, however as I prepare for my Florida turkey hunt the temps have dropped to below zero once again in Minnesota. Like it or not, it was time to get outside and get my turkey […]

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Grant Woods

Turkey Season!


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Turkey season is open or will open soon in most states! Turkey season is a lot like deer season. In most states the spring turkey season is timed around the turkey breeding season. Just like deer, turkeys go through several distinct stages of a breeding season. In fact, gobblers go through behavior similar to the […]

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Turkey Decoy Setup Guide


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As with hunting whitetail deer or elk, hunting wild turkey in the spring can be a very challenging endeavor. The more you know, the better hunter you will be. Seasons come and seasons go but wild turkey, as with deer and elk, have ‘phases’ that relate to breeding. Armed with an understanding of these phases, […]

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