Archive for turkey hunt

Looks Can Be Deceiving: A Texas Rio Hunt

Bagging a turkey in Texas is many things, but a sure thing isn’t one of them—despite what you may have heard.

April 02, 2014

Almost Time to Hunt the Thunder Chicken

In many states, turkey season openers are just around the corner. Virginia residents who haven't taken a hunters ed course can now do so with an easy-to-use online course.

March 31, 2014

Momma Knows Best, a Husband and Wife Turkey Hunt

Before the kids came along, Executive Editor Adam Heggenstaller's wife was an avid hunter. He wasn't sure they would ever hunt together again, until she uttered the words, "Think we could hunt turkeys next week?" Find out what happened.

March 31, 2014

A Nebraska Spring Turkey Hunt

Spring turkey season may be the best hunt of all. It’s an active hunt in glorious weather amid blooming flowers and chirping birds … at least it’s supposed to be. Sometimes, the best-laid plans …

March 28, 2014

Texas Hunt Produces Gobbler No. 3

NRA’s Jim Porter Takes His Rio Grande Gobbler in Texas; Three Steps Now Completed Toward the Grand Slam

March 19, 2014

Thanksgiving in March

Spring turkey season may be the best hunt of all. It’s an active hunt in glorious weather amid blooming flowers and chirping birds … at least it’s supposed to be. Sometimes, the best-laid plans …

March 14, 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

A Playbook for Public-Land Toms

Ernest Hemingway advised, if you want to write, begin with “one true sentence” and follow it with another. So here’s the truest way to kill a public-land tom.

February 21, 2014

Sarah's First Turkey

Turkey down! Assistant Online Editor Sarah Smith Barnum tagged her first ever turkey. Here's what happened...

May 18, 2013

Speed Limit 70 mph? 30 Sounds Fine to Me.

There's a first time for everything, and for hunters, that includes driving with a gun. Sarah Smith Barnum practices with a Remington 870, and drives it home for the first time—and possibly contracts OCD.

April 29, 2013

How to Apply Camo Face Paint For a Turkey Hunt

If you're not sure how to apply camo face paint then look no further. This easy-to-follow video will show you the way!

April 24, 2013

Osceola Turkey Hunt in Okeechobee, Fla.

Osceola Turkey Hunt in Okeechobee, Fla.

May 02, 2012

Ohio Spring Turkey Season in Full Swing

Ohio hunters harvested a total of 2,646 turkeys on the first day of the state's spring turkey season.

April 21, 2011

Ohio Gov. Hosts Youth Hunt

Ten Ohio youths took part in Governor Ted Strickland's Third Annual Youth Spring Turkey Hunt, and three came away with turkeys.

May 20, 2010

Turkey Hunt Soars

Ohio turkey hunters experienced an impressive opening day this season, bagging a preliminary total of 2,874 bearded birds.

April 28, 2010