Turkey Hunting

Gobble, gobble, y’all. What makes Realtree.com the best online resource for turkey hunters? Spring and fall. Bow and shotgun. Calls and decoys. We cover all things turkey, right here.

 Articles & How-To
  • Grand Slam Gobbler ID Guide

    Each of the four Grand Slam turkey subspecies looks, acts and hunts a little differently. Knowing those differences going in will make you more successful. Experiencing them firsthand is what makes a Grand Slam so special.

  • 10 Reasons Why You Suck at Calling Turkeys

    Turkeys aren’t difficult to call. People keep telling you that. Yet, you know they don’t gobble at you much. Even when they do, they don’t come to you. You’ve never had any luck “blind calling,” and truth be told, you watched a group of jakes, supposedly the dumbest creatures in...

  • Fall Turkey Hunting: How to Scatter a Flock

    Fall turkeys are gregarious and want to flock together. This includes family groups – specifically birds of the year with brood hens – broodless hens and male-only gangs (young gobblers, super jakes roughly 18 months old, and longbeards). You'll also see mixed groups of varying configurations. Scatter them and you...

  • Are Old Bucks or Longbeards Tougher to Kill?

    At some point, during the spring for turkeys and the fall for deer, a mature strutting tom or monster buck will appear right out in the open for everyone to see – this includes you the hardcore hunter. Some fall deer just avoid daytime, going nocturnal. During the rut, they...


  • Turkey Hunting Nation

    Turkey populations. Public land acreage. License fees. And an overall hunting grade. New state profiles posted every day of the season.

  • Strut Report

    Spring is finally here, and the turkeys are finally gobbling. Tell us what the toms are doing in your area, and keep tabs on gobbling and strutting activity all across the country with the Realtree Strut Report.