First turkey with a bow

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This topic contains 16 replies, has 16 contributors, and was last updated by brian811 Brian811 2 years, 9 months ago.

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  • April 14, 2013 at 5:35 pm #573987 Back to Top REPORT
    buckhntr
    buckhntr

    Joined: 12/22/2011
    Got my first turkey with my bow yesterday.  Shooting a Heli-m with Magnus bullheads.  Nice shot at 15 yards.  What a rush, so much more fun than with the shotgun.

    today we have a snow storm and have gotten 15 inches so far today. Calling for 18 to 19!

    CIMG3288

    April 14, 2013 at 6:36 pm #574005 Back to Top REPORT
    rickym
    RickyM


    Joined: 8/4/2004
    Congrats!!!!{#emotions_dlg.mathews_applause}
    April 14, 2013 at 7:58 pm #574020 Back to Top REPORT
    doobie
    doobie

    Joined: 2/4/2007
    great job done !! congrats {#emotions_dlg.mathews_thumbs_up}    {#emotions_dlg.mathews_applause}   {#emotions_dlg.mathews_applause}
    April 14, 2013 at 8:34 pm #574030 Back to Top REPORT
    rabbit
    Rabbit

    Joined: 1/23/2007
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    Congrats! Nothing like your first bird with a bow!
    April 14, 2013 at 8:47 pm #574040 Back to Top REPORT
    bowflinger
    Bowflinger

    Age: 58
    Joined: 3/19/2011
    Location: Texas
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    {#emotions_dlg.mathews_applause} Great job!!!
    April 15, 2013 at 10:00 am #574089 Back to Top REPORT
    blackdog
    BlackDog

    Age: 64
    Joined: 7/21/2004
    Location: Ohio
    That’s GREAT! {#emotions_dlg.misc_bow}

    Go get another after the snow melts a bit. {#emotions_dlg.mathews_thumbs_up}

    April 15, 2013 at 12:16 pm #574110 Back to Top REPORT
    buckhntr
    buckhntr

    Joined: 12/22/2011
    Thanks all, would be nice to go get another one but only have 1 tag for a turkey.

    BTW – the snow fall was anywhere from 17.5 to 23.5 inches in one day.  We broke several snowfall records for our area (central ND).  Uffda.  Helped a few people get their cars dug out this morning so we could things cleaned up good.  One of those times when you go “I know there’s a car under there somewhere” and just start digging.

    April 15, 2013 at 3:27 pm #574138 Back to Top REPORT
    patiodadio
    patiodadio

    Joined: 2/24/2013
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    Congrats ! After bagging many gobblers with a shotgun, I am trying to get one with a bow. Much harder !!!
    April 15, 2013 at 7:34 pm #574159 Back to Top REPORT
    tominator
    Tominator

    Joined: 9/19/2007
    NICE!  You will probably never hunt them with a gun again! LOL
    April 17, 2013 at 9:41 pm #574420 Back to Top REPORT
    mozartsmusic
    Mozartsmusic

    Age: 66
    Joined: 4/29/2005
    Location: Layton, Utah
    Awesome!
    That Crazy Old Mormon in Utah! My Bow: Prime Impact 50# @ 29" My Rest: Trophy Ridge "SmackDown" My Sight: Spott Hogg "Hunter"
    April 18, 2013 at 6:05 am #574442 Back to Top REPORT
    mbullism
    mbullism

    Joined: 8/30/2009
    That’s Awesome…Congrats!
    “why do I want to buy a shirt that says Basspro across the front of it? When I go to Walmart I don’t buy a Walmart shirt...” -outta the mouths of babes...
    April 18, 2013 at 8:17 am #574453 Back to Top REPORT
    fats
    Fats

    Joined: 6/27/2005
    Location: In the evening shadow of oona-pa'is
    Very Nice!  Congrats!
    April 18, 2013 at 9:15 am #574462 Back to Top REPORT
    bow-drawn
    Bow Drawn

    Joined: 11/14/2007
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    You’re right about using a bow verses a shot gun — congrats!
    April 18, 2013 at 8:10 pm #574537 Back to Top REPORT
    sqautch
    Sqautch

    Age: 46
    Joined: 12/25/2012
    Location: WI
    Good job!
    Hoyt bows...Easton DaTorch arrows, Carbon Express arrows,Ktech stabilizers, CBE sights, Carter and Tru Ball releases. Archery has helped save my life!
    April 19, 2013 at 8:36 am #574565 Back to Top REPORT
    switchyxt_z7
    Switchyxt_Z7

    Joined: 1/15/2010
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    Nice! I too recently went on my first Turkey hunt and harvested one. Never have gunned for them, and doubt I ever will.
    Owner of Darkside Archery. Southwest Kansas' newest Mathews/Mission retailer.
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