Turkey Hunting

Hunters, and anyone else outdoors, during spring turkey season should know they’re not alone. Rattlesnakes also share in springtime activity. And if you’re not careful, they might give you a painful—or life-threatening—reminder. Outdoor blogger Shannon Tompkins writes about rattlesnakes and

A Gobbler for Tristan

A grandfather helps his grandson get his first turkey By Jim “Pops” Carter My grandson Tristan loves the outdoors. He has gone on various hunting trips with me since he was about 5 years old. We have been on dove

Spring Turkey Season starts tomorrow in South Zone Patience as much as skill will test Texas turkey hunters during the opening days of this year’s spring turkey season, as they may be forced to wait out the natural pecking order

Turkey Shotgun Tips

Sage advice for tackling spring toms By Ralph Winingham Shotgun shooters transitioning from wingshooting doves and quail to hammering toms require a proper plan; a little practice and prep work; and an effective performance in the field, plus a little

Outdoor writer Shannon Tompkins declares this turkey season as a dream season for turkey hunters. It’s not too late to join in the fun. The 2017 spring Rio Grande season runs through April 30 in Texas’ 54-county South Zone and

The list of the top 10 turkey hunting states includes factors like regulations and amount of public land for hunting, and the size of the turkey population.

The TPW Commission approved closing spring eastern turkey hunting in 11 East Texas counties next year, while restructuring the season in two other counties.

The TPWD is considering closing spring eastern turkey hunting in 11 counties, restructuring the season in 2 counties and extending the youth-only fall season.

Queen for a Day

80 year old Laura Berry gave herself an excellent birthday present, an Eastern turkey. She shot it in Jasper, Texas, on the Buck Springs Bottling Company lease.

Texas and Oklahoma offer a variety of landscapes that make turkey hunting a challenge. Hunters willing to adapt their tactics in these areas will enjoy success.