Archive for turkey hunting

Scoot & Shoot Turkey Decoy from Mojo Outdoors

Turkey Reaping is a method of turkey hunting that has grown in popularity over the last few years. When done right, reaping will put you up close and personal with a big boss gobbler. This new decoy from Mojo Outdoors, the Scoot and Shoot, was built to do just that.

March 07, 2014

Sawyer Permethrin Insect Repellent

Permethrin may be the best tick repellant out there.

March 05, 2014

Winchester Offering Fans Chance to Win Long Beard XR "Dream Hunt"

Winchester is offering hunters everywhere a chance to win a world-class spring turkey hunt with Drury Outdoors—and entering the contest is as simple as clicking a button.

March 04, 2014

Cabela’s Lightweight Camo

Looking to gear up for spring turkeys? Check out these three great options for lightweight camo from Cabela’s.

March 03, 2014

Essential Gear Roundup: Spring Hunting Season

Here's the gear you'll want to check out for spring turkey hunting season and any big-game hunts you plan to attend in the near future.

February 24, 2014

Cold-Weather Hunting: Is Winter Over Yet?

It's been a colder-than-usual winter, and Sarah Smith Barnum admits that she's more than ready for the spring months to arrive.

February 19, 2014

TriStar New Raptor ATAC Turkey Shotgun

TriStar Arms has announced the release of a new 12-gauge shotgun just in time for the 2014 spring turkey hunting season.

February 19, 2014

The Guthrie Bird

When his cherished hunting partner unexpectedly passes away, the author realizes the best way to honor him and keep his memory alive is to continue enjoying their most treasured pastime.

January 30, 2014

Testing Winchester's Long Beard XR

American Hunter's Jon Draper put Winchester's new Long Beard XR turkey loads to the test. Check out his results with this video.

November 18, 2013

Winchester Unveils Long Beard XR Turkey Load

Featuring the new-to-the-world Shot-Lok technology, Long Beard XR is capable of producing twice the pellets in a 10" circle out to 60 yards compared to traditional lead loads.

September 19, 2013

Wild Turkey for Thanksgiving

Where legal, a fall turkey hunt is the chance to hunt the icon of the fall feast; this is an opportunity to get off a morning bow stand and spend the midday scouting and hunting on your feet.

September 04, 2013

End-of-Season Turkey Gear Roundup

Another spring turkey season has come and gone, and hunters throughout the country are winding down and anxiously waiting for fall. The summer is a great time to evaluate your gear, though, and determine what you need before you next venture into the woods. Here are a few products that our E-Media editors put to use this spring—and that you may want to consider adding to your collection before next season, if you haven't already.

June 07, 2013

You Killed a Wild Turkey—Now What?

Even the latest spring turkey seasons throughout the country will be closing within the next few days—were you among the many hunters that took their first gobbler this year? If so, now it's time to decide what to do with it. Georgia Pellegrini offers the following recommendations.

May 28, 2013

6 Tips for Windy Weather Gobblers

Harold Knight and David Hale show you how to kill big gobblers on blustery spring days.

April 11, 2013

What's In Your Vest?

Looking to tag a turkey this spring? Here's a selection of new gear that you may want to consider adding to your collection before you go after that gobbler.

April 03, 2013