Archive for Spook Spann

Quest for 450: Keys to The Afternoon Hunt for 443

When Mike shot his second gobbler while hunting with Spook Spann in Tennessee, it was a late afternoon hunt, which requires a different mindset and approach than when hunting gobbling birds in the morning.

April 27, 2012

Quest for 450: 443 Falls in Tennessee

After scoring a double with his host, Spook Spann, Mike Pentecost and Spook headed out the next day in search of Mike’s 443rd bird. They quickly located five gobblers in a field, determined the direction they were heading and set up ahead of them in a spot where a tree line ran up to the pond.

April 22, 2012

Quest for 450: Keys to the Hunt

When Mike Pentecost and Spook Spann set up on the turkeys that would lead to the two scoring a double, it could have just as easily been a hunt that wasn’t.

April 19, 2012

Quest for 450: Number 442 in Tennessee

The week began ominously for hunter Mike Pentecost when one of his sons, 4-year-old Jacob, wound up in the hospital with pneumonia, forcing him to cancel plans to hunt in South Georgia on the way back from his successful Florida hunt. Mike now only needs nine more birds to achieve his goal of 450 turkeys before he hits the age of 50 at the end of May.

April 18, 2012