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Klickitat gobbler
« on: April 25, 2017, 09:42:26 PM »
Called this nice 2 year old into within 15 yards in an open meadow while laying prone before giving him the axe. I'd been hiking a mile or so from the truck and this one lit up about 200 yards from it on my way back for lunch. 11 to noon seems to be the magic hour for me. Got pretty lucky but I'll take it. He had an 8 inch beard and worn down 1/2" spurs.

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Re: Klickitat gobbler
« Reply #1 on: April 25, 2017, 09:44:28 PM »



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Re: Klickitat gobbler
« Reply #2 on: April 25, 2017, 10:02:06 PM »
Pretty bird! Congrats!  :tup:
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Re: Klickitat gobbler
« Reply #3 on: April 26, 2017, 04:53:40 AM »
Great pic!

Thanks for sharing.
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Re: Klickitat gobbler
« Reply #4 on: April 26, 2017, 05:37:50 AM »
Nice work :tup: Congrats
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Re: Klickitat gobbler
« Reply #5 on: April 26, 2017, 07:13:01 AM »
nice bird, congrats. side note... is your gun photoshopped into the pic or what is it leaning on?

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Re: Klickitat gobbler
« Reply #6 on: April 26, 2017, 07:18:19 AM »
Looks like a little jack pine holding up the autoloader, hope the wind is down

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Re: Klickitat gobbler
« Reply #7 on: April 26, 2017, 07:27:55 AM »
Looks like a little jack pine holding up the autoloader, hope the wind is down
yeah you're right, very calm day. Couldn't ask for better turkey hunting weather!
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Re: Klickitat gobbler
« Reply #8 on: April 26, 2017, 07:46:28 AM »
Way to go man. That's a great pic too.
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Re: Klickitat gobbler
« Reply #9 on: April 26, 2017, 09:51:07 AM »
Nice!
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Re: Klickitat gobbler
« Reply #10 on: April 26, 2017, 01:44:40 PM »
Nice bird!
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Re: Klickitat gobbler
« Reply #11 on: April 26, 2017, 08:02:39 PM »
Way to go man. That's a great pic too.
thanks everybody! I did the best I could using my self timer on my phone  :chuckle:
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Re: Klickitat gobbler
« Reply #12 on: April 26, 2017, 08:28:03 PM »
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Re: Klickitat gobbler
« Reply #13 on: April 26, 2017, 08:36:44 PM »
Nice bird!

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Re: Klickitat gobbler
« Reply #14 on: April 27, 2017, 06:07:52 AM »
Congrats to you!!! :tup:
Lord , we've been here on days before
and often times you've let me score
Now do you think that on this day
you could send a gobbler down my way?
And , if not , just let me say--
you've given me another day
to hunt the bird I love the best.
I don't mind sharing with the rest

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Re: Klickitat gobbler
« Reply #15 on: April 28, 2017, 03:59:42 PM »
 :tup:
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Re: Klickitat gobbler
« Reply #16 on: April 28, 2017, 07:16:44 PM »
I love seeing a dead gobbler with a fan in perfect condition! Its not easy waiting for that clean shot!Nice job!

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Re: Klickitat gobbler
« Reply #17 on: April 30, 2017, 12:31:31 PM »
Beautiful Merriams!  Perfect tail.   I have to ask, while hunting, did you wear that blue hat?  I've heard, many times, to never wear red or blue while turkey hunting because the gobbler's head is those colors and another hunter might make an mistake.    Congratulations, either way.
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Re: Klickitat gobbler
« Reply #18 on: April 30, 2017, 01:56:56 PM »
Beautiful Merriams!  Perfect tail.   I have to ask, while hunting, did you wear that blue hat?  I've heard, many times, to never wear red or blue while turkey hunting because the gobbler's head is those colors and another hunter might make an mistake.    Congratulations, either way.
yeah I was wearing it. I've heard that too and I didn't even think about it when I grabbed it. I was hunting private land that no one else had access to though.
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Re: Klickitat gobbler
« Reply #19 on: April 30, 2017, 02:56:14 PM »
Wow! Now I know why I am not killing goblers. I am not out there shooting at everything red or blue.  :bash:  now I know.
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Re: Klickitat gobbler
« Reply #20 on: May 01, 2017, 07:45:57 PM »
Nice bird!  Way to get it done!

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Re: Klickitat gobbler
« Reply #21 on: May 04, 2017, 04:48:41 PM »
Very nice bird.they got some bigguns in there!
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Re: Klickitat gobbler
« Reply #22 on: May 04, 2017, 08:07:32 PM »
Very nice tom. Thank you for posting your story.

 

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