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.

  • Turkey Gun Patterning Made Easy

    As we celebrate 30 Years of Realtree Turkey Hunting this season, here's a look back 10 years ago to Don Stear's feature article, "Turkey Gun Patterning Made Easy." Published in the spring of 2006, the advice remains good for when you dial in your timeworn shotgun again and certainly if...

  • 10 Turkey Hunt Savers

    Use these 10 tactics to save your turkey hunt. 1. BUDDY SYSTEM FOR BIRDS When hunting alone, it's sometimes tough to use locator calls and listen at the same time. To locate spring gobblers better, hunt with a buddy. Have your partner stand away from you while you're making your...

  • Building Turkey Calls and Owl Hooters

    Stu Bristol's self-published book Building Turkey Calls and Owl Hooters is sure to give new and veteran wild turkey hunters something to do in the off-season while looking forward to the next one. Available from Deadly Imposter Game Calls , the comb-bound book (for laying flat while building calls from...

  • Kirsten Godfrey: My Mother's First Turkey Hunt

    Kirsten Godfrey, 24, a serious Kentucky turkey hunter since she was a teenager, killed her first Grand Slam last year. This major accomplishment is even more amazing as she was the only hunter in her family. Self-taught, she learned by doing it, often alone. She watched YouTube videos, read articles,...


  • 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.