Wildturkeys see in full color, they have telescopic vision, their meat is delicious, and they often eagerly respond to calling. What’s not to love?
Wild turkeys are exciting to bowhunt,and you can pursue them in spring, which coincides with their breeding season. That can make them receptive to calling. A big male turkey, called a tom or gobbler, gobbling its head off while fully fanned and puffed up on display delivers a heart-pounding experience you’ll never forget.
If that sounds like something you want to try, watch this video to learn about the gear and strategies you need to start turkey hunting.
Stop into an archery shop to buy camouflage, turkey calls and other hunting essentials. You can find a shop near you, here.