youngest sons first turkey

Discussion in 'Turkey Hunting General' started by Trapper, Apr 29, 2006.

  1. Trapper

    Trapper New Member

    961
    Apr 25, 2006
    Missouri
    we got set up early monday morning, as the morning light began to show we did not here one gobble. but i new the birds were there. at about seven oclock we started seeing hens coming out in the pipeline cut in front of us, soon to follow was three gobblers that i had been getting pics of. i told him not to let the hens spot us because they were right in front of us about 12 yards away. but when he seen the gobblers coming he started getting a little shakey with the gun and one hen picked him out. she give the old alert call and they all headed west rather quikley. i hit the call a few times and surprisingly to me one of the gobblers turned and headed back. bad mistake for him. eric dropped him at 15 yards. i dont know who was more excited him or me. the bird weighed 20 pounds and had a 91/2 inch beard. what a great morning it was.
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  2. Trapper

    Trapper New Member

    961
    Apr 25, 2006
    Missouri
    sorry about the pic size i dont know how to make it smaller? any help making it smaller would be appreciated
     
  3. Trapper

    Trapper New Member

    961
    Apr 25, 2006
    Missouri
    pics i got on cam of the three gobblers
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  4. Bowpredator

    Bowpredator New Member

    Jul 24, 2003
    Licking Missouri
    Check out that smile! It dont get any better than that!

    :cheers:
     
  5. chuck88

    chuck88 Active Member

    Jun 29, 2005
    Fulton MO
    congrats....good job
     
  6. Goldtip

    Goldtip New Member

    250
    Aug 29, 2005
    Santa Fe MO
    Congrats on a great Bird!
     
  7. winger

    winger New Member

    Oct 24, 2003
    congrats to both of you, a memory for a lifetime for both.
     
  8. Hunta4Life19

    Hunta4Life19 New Member

    462
    Nov 8, 2005
    great job congrats to yur son,:eek:
     
  9. Brake

    Brake Active Member

    Jan 28, 2005
    Livingston Co MO
    :cheers::dancin::cheers::dancin::cheers::dancin::cheers: