Archive for turkeys

Turkey Season's Public-Land Play

Field Editor Frank Miniter put his own tips to use this morning.

May 02, 2014

Gallery: A Nebraska Spring Turkey Hunt

Nebraska in March can be chilly—even frigid—but that doesn’t stop a band of dedicated hunters intent on hunting spring turkeys. With its diverse terrain and two-bird limit, central Nebraska offers even fanatics an incredible turkey hunting experience, even if at times it may feel like a winter deer hunt.

April 23, 2014

Goose, Turkey Smash Vehicle Windows

Wilder World Outdoors has mentioned before how deer have a penchant for shattering windows, but recent reports have shown that their fowl friends aren't particularly keen on clear glass, either.

April 04, 2014

Turkey Runs Off UPS Man

Some rather aggressive turkeys have been in the news lately, but this video, out of Minnesota, may be the wildest yet.

January 08, 2014

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

Profile a Tom

If you don't have much room to roam, getting to know the routines of your local gobblers is probably your best chance to fill tags this spring. Not sure where to start? Here's a little know how.

April 02, 2013

Patterned for a Turkey Shoot

Unless your 12-gauge is a lemon, its standard full choke with a quality load of No. 4, 5 or 6 is perfectly adequate for turkeys to 40 yards. But hunters are seldom satisfied with adequate. You can usually squeeze a few more pellets into your shotgun’s pattern. Here’s how.

March 25, 2013

Mike Pentecost’s Quest for 450 Turkeys by 50

This hardcore turkey hunter is on a quest to take 450 turkeys before he turns 50. But can he do it?

June 11, 2012

Broadheads for Turkey Hunting

By Bob Robb

If you bowhunt turkeys, which do you chose—an old-school, replaceable-blade broadhead, or new school mechanical head?

March 30, 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

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

Record Set for Turkey Trapping

After harvesting all five subspecies of the North American wild turkey, biologist Al Stewart broke the world record for turkey trapping.

January 28, 2011

Turkey Break-In

After hearing a loud crash, Lisa Marvogeorge thought a rock had broken her front window, but it turned out to be a 20-pound turkey.

March 23, 2010

Ray's Clowning Achievement

A hunt for spring turkeys and a notorious “feral clown” in the Aloha State set the tone for adventure.  

March 10, 2010

AHTV: Rio Grande Gobblers

Hunting for Rio Grande gobblers.

February 16, 2010