Archive for turkey hunting tips

How to Predict and Hunt Gobbling Peaks

To help you tag a turkey this season, Field Editor Frank Miniter shares some helpful tips on how to predict and hunt gobbling peaks.

March 24, 2014

Five Things You Learn Hunting with Craig Morgan

Craig Morgan is a country star, a hunter and more—including a friend to NRA Country. Learn more about Craig's hunting habits with this AmericanHunter.org exclusive.

May 22, 2012

Five Late-Season Turkey Tips

How to kill gobblers that won’t play fair.

May 01, 2012

Quest for 450: Turkey Camp

Each season, Woodhaven Custom Calls’ Mike Pentecost takes time out of his travels to stay right at home and hunt for several weeks. Besides just hitting some public land not far from his home in Heflin, Ala., he joins up with a group of hardcore turkey hunters who camp out in the national forest for up to two weeks each spring. Here is Mike’s thoughts on the experience in his own words:

May 01, 2012

Overlooked Mountain Gobblers

You can find active birds in the mountains, where few hunters tread.

April 30, 2012

Turkey Setups Made Easy

Avoid these common mistakes for a shot-perfect setup every time.

April 20, 2012

Quest for 450: Take a Break Hunting Tip

During the lull in hunting activity for Gobbler No. 441, Mike Pentecost and his crew used the down time in the field to snack and fill back up on fluids. Unlike a lot of big-game hunting, turkey hunting often takes place in warm or even downright hot weather, and not maintaining a good intake of fluids can run a hunter down and even be dangerous in extreme cases.

April 09, 2012

Ten Tips for Hunting Spring Turkeys

Follow these tactics for your best chance at taking America’s most challenging game bird from field to table this spring.

March 28, 2012

You Spooked a Turkey—Now What?

A spooked turkey isn’t gone forever, but you may have to change your approach if you still want to tag that gobbler.

March 13, 2012

The Best Way to Hunt Mature Turkeys

Following these useful tips will put you well on your way to bagging a mature gobbler this spring.

March 06, 2012

Give Gobblers the Fan

Sometimes gobblers come with reckless abandon and other times they slowly work their way to the fan, but this tactic works.

February 21, 2012

Five Fall Turkey Hunting Tips

Fall birds got you baffled? Try these five strategies for fail-safe success in the autumn turkey woods.

November 16, 2011

Turkey Hunting with Hazel Creek

Turkey Hunting with Hazel Creek

May 25, 2011

How to Hunt Turkeys Like Michael Waddell

Find out what this Georgia-born hunting superstar can teach you about chasing down a big gobbler this spring.

April 06, 2011