Tom taken near Gotebo, OK

Discussion in 'Turkey Hunting' started by Flintlock, May 21, 2010.

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  1. Flintlock

    Flintlock Well-Known Member

    Oct 6, 2006
    Worked hard for this little fella. Saw him and a couple of others come off the hill from my set up with the wind blowing to me. I had to circle them and get where the wind would carry my calls.
    They came in to the other side of the pond where I was set up under some trees.
    I worked them and watched them for 2 hours until they started to get nervous when cows moved in. I decided it was now or never. I judged the distance about 70 yds. I had practiced shooting 50 and 60 yds with my new Primos Undertaker .650 choke. I held the bead on his head and fired. At the shot, he dropped in his tracks and flopped a couple of times. My hunting partner couldn't believe I hit him.
    19lb, 5" beard with no spurs. Remington 870 Rem Mag Express with Winchester Extreme 3" , #6 shot.

    Last edited: May 21, 2010
  2. HighKnob

    HighKnob Well-Known Member

    Dec 1, 2009
    Nice Bird and a heck of a long poke!