Well, we have a long wait till Spring Gobbler season starts up. Is it just me, or is the break between deer season and turkey season seem unbearabley long!?!? It's only 4 months, but it seems like an eternity.
Yes time does seem to be dragging, I will use my time up scouting, small game hunting, 3D shooting, But you are right there is nothing like that first gobble on a crisp spring morning. Can't wait until the stripers start running also.
I heard 'em gobbling during deer season. I never heard them that late in the year. I always seem to see tons of turkeys during deer season.
I'm hoping to try for some stripers this year on the Hudson. I've never been. Looks fun though...
Its still deer season for another month and a half in NJ. Pa ends on Saturday. This year I am going to try my hand with the fox and coyotes too. I have way too much time in the woods left this winter to think about spring!!!
I don't own one personally, but I do no a couple of people who have won them at NWTF events and they love them. They are very expensive though, aren't they?
I have a Mosberg 835 ultamag and that does a number on them longbeards! And it was cheap! I only paid $219 for it... new. I shoot remington 3&1/2" heavy shot. It is a very lethal combo. Shoots and patterns tight at 50 yards. Just an idea for you.
There it sits. Alone and forgotten in a desk drawer or maybe in the bottom of your hunting pack. The lowly compass. Primarily initially replaced by the hand held GPS and now even by the new “smart” cell phones that include GPS, electronic compass – even real time imaging on aerial maps! Once the friend of every hunter and now the companion of few. It is not glamorous or glitzy, that is for sure… no bells and no whistles. Aaaaah, but let’s not rush to forget our...