One of the best ways to learn about hunting turkeys is to listen to audio tapes. You can learn the rythem and attitude behind the way they call. If you get a good tape the guy(s) talking will give lots of tips on stratigies and locations.
My favorite tape was made by a man who has now passed away. His name is Ben Rodgers Lee and the name of the tape is "Talking Turkey with Ben Rodgers Lee"......I am convinced that everything you need to know is on that tape but you would do good to ask your fish and wildlife department if they have any seminars and also some sportsmans shows put on seminars for various topics. At least if you go to seminars you will get a chance to ask questions and hear the questions other people ask that maybe you didn't think of.
All of us, at one time or another have gone on a hunting trip and had what we call “Blue Bird” weather. Warm evenings and almost hot days. We hunt in our t-shirts and enjoy the sunshine. We are way up in the mountains and have a whole week to hunt. How could it get any better?
That is, until we score on that big buck or bull. We work to get it out of the field and skinned as quickly as possible to cool it down. But try as we might, we just can’t get...