Posts Tagged ‘Turkey Call’

2019 Vermont Turkey Season: Irritating Birds

Tom Turkey, Vermont

I’ll be the first to admit that I’m an inexperienced turkey hunter, and you’d agree if you spent any time hunting with me. The 2019 Vermont turkey season got off to a soggy start, so I spent my time working instead. I sat out the Wednesday opener and likewise on Thursday. Turkey hunting is fun, but I’m not to the point where I enjoy it so much that the thought of sitting in a downpour gets me out of bed at 3:30 in the morning. Perhaps someday I will reach that level of turkey hunting addiction. That day has not yet arrived.

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VT Spring Turkey – Season Recap

Tom Turkey, Northeast Bowhunter,

I didn’t get out as much as wanted to, but I was able to hunt enough times to know that I’ll be back. It was a lot of fun. As a newbie to the sport, I learned a few tips I’ll carry with me into next season if I can remember them by then –…

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VT Spring Turkey: Hunt 2 – Barbed Hooks and a Dumb Bird

VT Spring Turkey: Hunt 2 - Barbed Hooks and a Dumb Bird 1

The story of my second turkey hunt begins right where you would expect – at the beginning. All week I’d looked forward to redeeming myself after my opening day disaster. The only problem was that I’d be hunting alone for the first time, and I still lacked some essential equipment (and skills) to maximize my…

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VT Turkey: Hunt 1 – Shoot the Bird, Not the Tree.

Vermont Turkey Hunt

  Like most people, I don’t enjoy looking like an idiot, but I possess an unshakeable talent for it that is deeply embedded in my genetic makeup.  Such was the case of my first ever spring turkey hunt on Sunday morning in Vermont.  Toward the end of the morning hunt, Christian and I found ourselves…

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5 Tips for the First Time Turkey Hunter

5 Tips for the First Time Turkey Hunter 2

By now most of you know I’ll be embarking on my first ever turkey hunt this year. I’ve also made it clear that I am clueless when it comes to turkey hunting, so I decided it was in my best interest to humble myself and ask for some advice. Fortunately, I had a good idea…

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