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who is ramping up for Spring Turkey hunting?

Discussion in 'Guns & Hunting' started by aficianado, Mar 10, 2014.

  1. aficianado

    aficianado [OP] Well-Known Member

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    i cant believe it is just around the corner. super stoked!!

    crazy how life is going by so fast..i still remember last years spring fun.

    got a new shotgun this year, but i am electing to keep it all bow hunting. seems more tranquil to my local flock..they dont bust out of the valley, and i can get an attempt in for a second bird the next day.

    just fine tuned my bow..broadheads are flying amazing out to 30 yards so far.

    i just changed to a slider sight, and i havent sighted in my far pins yets..i am 90% sure my 40 yard pin is good too..been doing this long enough that my eyeballing is awful close.

    (it is a 3-pin with slider)
     
  2. aficianado

    aficianado [OP] Well-Known Member

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    12 day. Nobody ?
     
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    I'm just waiting until next weekend. Last one I got was over 25lbs 10 1/2 inch beard.
     
  4. aficianado

    aficianado [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Bow is ready!
     
  5. LMBHNGR

    LMBHNGR Active Member

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    Good afternoon....my name is Tom & I'm a turkeyholic :D

    I've been ready since the last day of last years season ;) I'll be dirt napping in gobblers in WV, MA, VT, NH and maybe PA. Here's a little tribute I put together while I was going through withdraws in June.

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ct7-WuaATXE
     
  6. aficianado

    aficianado [OP] Well-Known Member

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    ^wow!

    Awesome your name is Tom. I'll kill Californian birds. Maybe sneak off to AZ to backpack in for a merriams.
     
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  8. aficianado

    aficianado [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Drought year and we expect a big storm on the opener. Mother Nature hates me.
     
  9. 95 taco

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    5 days and spring turkey opens here.
    my list:
    1. Find #4 3.5'' loads
    2. go hunting
     
  10. CDSurfPhotography

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    Me and my biddies are going to try going out to East county and hopefully find a couple gobblers. Its a first season at it, only scouted a few places but yet to see or hear anything. Planning on using my SuperNova but I need to get the red dot zeroed in first.
     
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    Scouted yesterday found over 40 birds about 6 gobs April can't come fast enough
     
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    Noelie84 Semper Procrastinus

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    Bah.
    I'm looking forward to the season, but right now there's still 3 feet of snow in the woods where I hunt. I scouted it this past weekend; I kept breaking through and it was easily up to my crotch every time.
     
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    Aww that sucks if it helps you feel any better it was 75 here yesterday :D
     
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    Noelie84 Semper Procrastinus

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    :brianr:

    A couple of years ago I had the motorcycle out on my birthday. This year we got a snowstorm.
     
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    im so ready for it... the green is back, the birds are chirping,, the hills come alive.. its like the whole world is re-born.. the calmness of the woods.. and just hearing a tom gobble the next holler over gets me pumped.. im so ready... best of luck to all...
     
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    I drew fifth season here in Illinois, so I still have sometime. Hopefully it warms up a bit
     
  17. aficianado

    aficianado [OP] Well-Known Member

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    My arrow rest blew up yesterday. Happy I have different rest in storage. Had to tune it again and resight bow. I thought I was effed!
    I'm back.
    ImageUploadedByTapatalk1395966659.281880.jpg
     
  18. TnRedNeck721

    TnRedNeck721 GO VOLS!

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    opens saturday here. probably going to wait till next weekend and go. storming this weekend and i’ll be on a WMA kinda hope next weekend is not as busy.
     
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    Hell yeah! Going to Alabama! Where you huntin?
     
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    Season opened here on the 13th. I took my dad for the opener and called a bird in for him, had it flopping by 8:30 . I've been twice since then and aint found one for myself yet. Im waiting on daylight Sat morning to try it again.
     
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