We have been turkey hunting several times this year and have seen/heard nothing since opening day....also several hunters reporting the same story. Have tried many places evening, morning and day time. The turkeys are winning.
Probably a little late for this info but I had a great time tagging along a few Sunday mornings late season in the Clearwater region. We worked toms both mornings , saw ample sign, but got beaten by old tommy in the end. None the less plenty of toms in that area.
Being a bowhunting I've always been fanatical about scent control. Whether it's sprays, carbon clothing etc. I've tried it. The best thing that I have found for eliminating human scent is Betadine. It's been used in hospitals and homes for decades as a defense against infections on minor scrapes and burns. It can typically be found near the pharmacy in any of the major "one stop shop" stores, and a bottle will last multiple hunting seasons.
Before every hunt possible I...