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.

  • 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...

  • Is It Cheating to Use Turkey Decoys?

    Is it cheating to use turkey decoys? I'm really on the fence with this one. How about you? Today’s turkey decoys look as real as live birds – hens and gobblers alike. In some ways, they're works of art. Has modern hunting technology gone too far though? Should states impose...

  • A Soldier's Best Friend

    I never know what to expect at sports/outdoor shows. I always know that I’ll find new gear and guns for future hunts, and I'll likely learn a few new hunting tips along the way. At this year’s National Wild Turkey Federation (NWTF) Annual Convention & Sport Show, I met two...


  • 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.