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.

  • How To Fill Your Turkey Tag in 5 Days

    I'm not from The South. If you need any physical evidence of such, you need to simply grab a plane ticket and head to my place in Michigan. Or Wisconsin. Or Maine. It's “spring” here. But it's fairly hard to know that without looking at a calendar. It's still cold...

  • Turkey Hunter Sees Bigfoot—Yeah, Right

    Bigfoot turkey hunter sightings stay on the radar often enough to provide social media and online interest. Some angrily scoff at posts, fueled by critical thinking, while others passionately affirm they've seen one too. It's hard to know what to believe. I have to think many are cases of mistaken...

  • How Many Days Do You Turkey Hunt a Year?

    Turkey hunters are a hardcore bunch. Just like the deer and duck folks. And some people chase spring gobblers, whitetails, mallards and more. Here at the Realtree turkey blog, we like that. Question is, how many days on average do you turkey hunt? Do you get out in the spring...


  • 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.

  • The Gobbler Guide

    A step-by-step guide to help you work your way through a classic spring turkey hunt. From roost to strut to boom.