Southern Michigan in the spring is an audio rich landscape. Of all the springtime sounds, one stands above the rest: the gobbling turkey. Mark’s goal is to call in a tom using a diaphragm call, which would be a first for him.
Janis explores turkey hunting in his home state of Michigan, a land that barely held turkeys in his youth. The hunt delivers challenges of quiet birds and tests Janis’ patience down to the last moment.
A couple weeks ago I joined the MeatEater TV crew for a turkey hunt in SW Michigan. And in today’s vlog my buddy Dirt Myth and I share the story of how I filled my turkey tag. Then we hear the story of how our pal Conor killed a turkey on his very first hunt ever.
The shrub country of Texas in the spring is a magical place for turkeys. During Steve’s hunt there, he catches a rare glimpse into the mind of a fired up gobbler.