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Boots on the ground for chasing spring turkeys

Boots on the ground for chasing spring turkeys

The thundering gobble echoed through the trees at 5:22 a.m. We had already been sitting in the woods for an hour and it was surprisingly comfortable. It was the middle of May and temperatures were in the 50’s with no pesky insects to speak of. I honestly did not know what to expect and had my trusty ThermaCell wafting up... The post Boots on the ground for chasing spring turkeys appeared first on Outdoornews. ...[...]

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Crappies are popular everywhere

Crappies are popular everywhere

The crappie is one of the most popular species in the country. From border to border there are few anglers that have not geared up for that spectacular spring bite.If you were born in the upper midwest there is a strong possibility you are well versed at setting up live-bait rigs for walleyes. If your life was spent growing up... The post Crappies are popular everywhere appeared first on Outdoornews. ...[...]

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Some early notes on turkey season

Some early notes on turkey season

To say the first two weeks of turkey season were unusual would be preaching to the choir. Anyone who went out or who still goes out every morning can attest to the crazy weather that drove most of us to break out our deer hunting cloths rather than our turkey hunting togs. It wasn’t supposed to snow, but it did,... The post Some early notes on turkey season appeared first on Outdoornews. ...[...]