collapse
Advertise on Hunting-Washington Experience A Successful Turkey Hunt With Bearpaw Outfitters

Author Topic: Late turkey hunt question  (Read 794 times)

Offline baldopepper

  • Non-Hunting Topics
  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Sourdough
  • *****
  • Join Date: Mar 2010
  • Posts: 1138
Late turkey hunt question
« on: September 23, 2018, 08:47:06 PM »
I'm a bit confused about the late hunt.  I shot two Tom's in unit 121 this spring. Now what am I allowed on the late 
hunt. 4 more, 2 of either sex?  2 more, hens only? Not sure how to interpret the regs. Called to ask but got put on hold for too long

Offline Russ McDonald

  • Global Moderator
  • Trade Count: (+1)
  • Old Salt
  • *****
  • Join Date: Oct 2011
  • Posts: 5742
  • Location: Enumclaw
  • USN ET3 SW 87-92, USS Excel MSO 439
    • https://www.facebook.com/russell.mcdonald.90
  • Groups: NWTF, NRA
Re: Late turkey hunt question
« Reply #1 on: September 24, 2018, 03:58:42 AM »
I'm a bit confused about the late hunt.  I shot two Tom's in unit 121 this spring. Now what am I allowed on the late 
hunt. 4 more, 2 of either sex?  2 more, hens only? Not sure how to interpret the regs. Called to ask but got put on hold for too long
You are allowed 2 beardless and 2 either sex for a total of 4 for the fall.

Sent from my SM-N950U using Tapatalk

Russell McDonald
President Lake Washington NWTF Chapter and WA state board NWTF
The opinions expressed in my posts do not represent those of the forum.

Offline RB

  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Sourdough
  • *****
  • Join Date: Jun 2011
  • Posts: 1893
  • Location: Arlington, washington
Re: Late turkey hunt question
« Reply #2 on: October 08, 2018, 06:31:18 PM »
If you guys don't mind what are the odds of bagging a Turkey during modern firearm Deer season in the 101? I have only seen a couple on private land over the years and have covered a lot of ground Deer hunting. Just noticed a couple posts on here about fall Turkey and the fact it is general season and allows four birds, and it has me wondering if it is worth looking into?
IAFF #3728

Offline baldopepper

  • Non-Hunting Topics
  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Sourdough
  • *****
  • Join Date: Mar 2010
  • Posts: 1138
Re: Late turkey hunt question
« Reply #3 on: October 08, 2018, 07:04:02 PM »
I don't know about 101,, but 121 is full of birds. If you go down hwy 25 early in the morning or late afternoon you'll be hard pressed to not run over some. Shot a couple during the deer muzzleloader hunt and honestly could have easily shot several more.

Offline RB

  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Sourdough
  • *****
  • Join Date: Jun 2011
  • Posts: 1893
  • Location: Arlington, washington
Re: Late turkey hunt question
« Reply #4 on: October 08, 2018, 09:02:46 PM »
I don't know about 101,, but 121 is full of birds. If you go down hwy 25 early in the morning or late afternoon you'll be hard pressed to not run over some. Shot a couple during the deer muzzleloader hunt and honestly could have easily shot several more.

Cool thanks! I have never shot a Turkey and have wanted to for quite some time but can never find the time to go after them. Would love to add a feather display to my collection of taxidermy. Guess I better dust off the 12 gauge and toss it in the truck when I head over for Deer in a couple weeks.
IAFF #3728

Offline PA BEN

  • LINEMAN
  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Frontiersman
  • *****
  • Join Date: Jul 2008
  • Posts: 4582
  • Location: Chewelah
Re: Late turkey hunt question
« Reply #5 on: November 19, 2018, 05:59:17 AM »
I didn't hunt this spring, I took my son-in-law out and he arrowed a nice tom. They are better  eating in the fall anyway. 1 more tag to go and I got my 4. Bacon rapped on the traeger grill.

 

* Recent Topics

My season (since everyone else is posting theirs too) by kellama2001
[Today at 10:03:52 PM]


Best fillet knife for salmon? by Okanagan
[Today at 10:03:24 PM]


How the mink ranches skin by Humptulips
[Today at 09:44:35 PM]


Steelhead fishing closing in idaho by Ridgeratt
[Today at 09:44:00 PM]


3nails trapping 2018-19 by Jonathan_S
[Today at 09:37:26 PM]


What's a good day? (pictires being added by Jonathan_S
[Today at 09:35:09 PM]


Talk me out of it... by Fl0und3rz
[Today at 09:20:53 PM]


6.5 Grendel plinking ammo..... Good deals? by Fl0und3rz
[Today at 09:18:26 PM]


Ice Fishing! by Ridgeratt
[Today at 09:15:04 PM]


Wtb compound bow by Britt-dog
[Today at 09:13:56 PM]


End of summer super sale by jmscon
[Today at 09:06:25 PM]


Big Kitty near Trout Lake by HUNTINCOUPLE
[Today at 09:04:27 PM]


WTB cheap pump action shotgun by Scheindogg
[Today at 09:02:06 PM]


2018 season...Boot leather and backpacks by Karl Blanchard
[Today at 08:53:59 PM]


Crossing into Idaho while hunting question by follow maggie
[Today at 08:52:40 PM]


Powered Game Carts? by Goshawk
[Today at 08:39:44 PM]


Wyoming 2018 by Muleyslyr
[Today at 08:31:48 PM]


Been some good ones killed this year. by Elkslayer
[Today at 08:15:19 PM]


Shotgun without the gun? by mtnwkr
[Today at 08:08:50 PM]


Happy dog by Skyvalhunter
[Today at 07:26:32 PM]