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#5398673 - 11/04/14 11:12 AM FALL TACTICS
texaspirate Offline
Woodsman

Registered: 07/13/14
Posts: 114
Hey all, Im relatively new to TX turkey hunting.... I have managed the last two years bagging the spring Gobbler,

Been doing some on line poking around but thought it best to just go to the professionals.

What is your recommendations for fall Turkey tactics. Calls, times, approaches... thoughts welcome

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#5401153 - 11/05/14 04:34 PM Re: FALL TACTICS [Re: texaspirate]
Buzzsaw Offline
THF Trophy Hunter

Registered: 06/29/11
Posts: 7137
Loc: Frisco, Texas
Lot's of corn and a .22 rimfire





or .223, shootem in the butt with a centerfire

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#5401267 - 11/05/14 05:34 PM Re: FALL TACTICS [Re: texaspirate]
Scoop Offline


Registered: 01/13/09
Posts: 1953
Loc: North of San Antonio
I save toms for the spring and make that a ranch rule. If any of my guys want to shoot a turkey in the fall, they take a hen. TO ME, its not really turkey hunting if I'm not camoed up, calling them in, and shotgunning them up close and personal. Not really the same turkey hunting experience if you take one with a rifle from a box blind looking over a feeder as they come in on their daily corn run. More of an incidental harvest while deer hunting. Its all good if you just want some fall turkey meat, but I wouldn't burn one of my turkey tags until the spring season, but that's my favorite kinda hunting, so my take is based on that.

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#5401387 - 11/05/14 06:28 PM Re: FALL TACTICS [Re: texaspirate]
grb Offline
Bird Dog

Registered: 04/06/11
Posts: 268
Loc: San Marcos, Texas
Amen to that.

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#5402688 - 11/06/14 10:08 AM Re: FALL TACTICS [Re: texaspirate]
BenBob Offline
THF Trophy Hunter

Registered: 01/27/06
Posts: 6186
Loc: Undercover
Feeders full of corn.
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#5404585 - 11/07/14 07:32 AM Re: FALL TACTICS [Re: Scoop]
talkturkey Offline


Registered: 02/27/09
Posts: 1639
Originally Posted By: Scoop
I save toms for the spring and make that a ranch rule. If any of my guys want to shoot a turkey in the fall, they take a hen. TO ME, its not really turkey hunting if I'm not camoed up, calling them in, and shotgunning them up close and personal. Not really the same turkey hunting experience if you take one with a rifle from a box blind looking over a feeder as they come in on their daily corn run. More of an incidental harvest while deer hunting. Its all good if you just want some fall turkey meat, but I wouldn't burn one of my turkey tags until the spring season, but that's my favorite kinda hunting, so my take is based on that.


^^^ this, for sure

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