Archive for spring turkey hunting

Quest for 450: Quest Delayed

Jammed up with no camera still on hand, Mike Pentecost’s Quest for his 450th wild turkey, which was to start in Florida this past weekend, was put on hold. That means staying in Alabama where the season has already come in at least another week, which isn’t all bad, since he can jump on things as soon as he gets the matter straight. Until then, he’s doing the next best thing. He’s hunting with some friends.

March 22, 2012

Quest for 450: Opening Day in Alabama

Spring weather has arrived much earlier than usual and from what turkey hunters are seeing firsthand from scouting is that the turkeys are well along in their springtime process for it to be only mid-March. Ordinarily Woodhaven Custom Calls owner Mike Pentecost would've been rushing out of the door on Alabama's opening day, hours before daylight, to try and get a jump on the other hunters to hit a nearby tract of public land he likes to hunt. But this year is different.

March 20, 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

Top 10 Turkey Hunting States

Traveling turkey hunters need to know where they have the best chance to bag a gobbler before committing hard-earned dollars to a hunt.

March 08, 2011