Tndeer Logo

Page all of 3 123>
Topic Options
#3212770 - 04/03/13 07:25 PM I had a heck of an opening weekend
Arkitekt4040
Button


Registered: 03/20/13
Posts: 18
Loc: River bottoms of West Tennesse...

Offline
So, I have been hunting turkeys for 4 years now and up until last weekend I had killed one bird. I took a jake Saturday morning and a nice 2 year old gobbler on sunday morning. It has been a great season so far.
Jake was nothing special 15lbs, 1/4 spurs, 5" beard:

Gobbler was a decent bird 19lbs, 1" spurs and a 9.75" beard:

_________________________
Every normal man must be tempted, at times, to spit on his hands, hoist the black flag, and begin slitting throats.

- H.L. Mencken

Top
#3212789 - 04/03/13 07:43 PM Re: I had a heck of an opening weekend [Re: Arkitekt4040]
catman529
spiderboy
16 Point


Registered: 11/10/10
Posts: 15745
Loc: Franklin TN

Offline
Heck yeah! Congrats on a great opening weekend
_________________________
Team Run 'N Gunners

Top
#3212791 - 04/03/13 07:44 PM Re: I had a heck of an opening weekend [Re: Arkitekt4040]
Roost 1
10 Point


Registered: 07/24/11
Posts: 3581
Loc: KY

Offline
Good job
_________________________
VooDoo Mafia

Z7extreme
Savage 10ML 2
Remington 700P

Top
#3212801 - 04/03/13 07:52 PM Re: I had a heck of an opening weekend [Re: Roost 1]
PinchPoint
8 Point


Registered: 11/29/12
Posts: 1813
Loc: Knoxville Tn

Offline
Congrats
_________________________
Bowhunting is life, plain and simple

Genesis 27:3

Top
#3212858 - 04/03/13 08:32 PM Re: I had a heck of an opening weekend [Re: PinchPoint]
easy45
Non-Typical


Registered: 11/06/07
Posts: 28876
Loc: Chester County

Offline
Congrats
_________________________
Work to live, Live to hunt

Top
#3212889 - 04/03/13 08:56 PM Re: I had a heck of an opening weekend [Re: easy45]
Gravey
16 Point


Registered: 07/20/05
Posts: 18820
Loc: Rutherford / Wilson County Lin...

Offline
Great opening weekend. Congrats!
_________________________
If it ain't broke, don't fix it.

Top
#3213255 - 04/04/13 09:06 AM Re: I had a heck of an opening weekend [Re: Gravey]
mathews338
10 Point


Registered: 11/05/09
Posts: 4976
Loc: jackson co.

Offline
that's great and congrats!
Top
#3213305 - 04/04/13 09:55 AM Re: I had a heck of an opening weekend [Re: mathews338]
Wrangler95
16 Point


Registered: 11/28/02
Posts: 13275
Loc: Celina,Tn

Offline
Very nice going,congrats!!
_________________________
Psalms 37:16 A little that a righteous man hath is better than the riches of many wicked

Top
#3213342 - 04/04/13 10:24 AM Re: I had a heck of an opening weekend [Re: Wrangler95]
Winchester
Non-Typical


Registered: 12/05/03
Posts: 27457
Loc: TN

Offline
Congrats!
Top
#3213458 - 04/04/13 12:43 PM Re: I had a heck of an opening weekend [Re: Winchester]
Outdoor life
6 Point


Registered: 12/19/12
Posts: 891
Loc: Jackson Co. TN

Offline
Congrats on the birds!!!
_________________________
"The trouble with the world is that the stupid are cocksure and the intelligent are full of doubt"

"I don't know the key to success, but the key to failure is trying to please everybody"

Top
#3213506 - 04/04/13 01:43 PM Re: I had a heck of an opening weekend [Re: Outdoor life]
Food Plot 101
8 Point


Registered: 02/07/06
Posts: 2406
Loc: Goodlettsville,TN USA

Offline
That's a good weekend right there.
Top
#3213584 - 04/04/13 02:43 PM Re: I had a heck of an opening weekend [Re: Outdoor life]
DKO77
4 Point


Registered: 03/29/13
Posts: 152
Loc: TN

Offline
All em turkeys are special!! - Don't think otherwise , Awesome job!!
Top
#3213798 - 04/04/13 07:01 PM Re: I had a heck of an opening weekend [Re: Arkitekt4040]
TNRazorback
6 Point


Registered: 11/28/11
Posts: 713
Loc: Tipton County, TN

Offline
Nice. Do tell, where 'bouts in dem bottoms?
Top
#3213808 - 04/04/13 07:11 PM Re: I had a heck of an opening weekend [Re: Outdoor life]
ROOKIE2323
8 Point


Registered: 05/17/04
Posts: 2471
Loc: BURNS,TN

Offline
congrats
Top
#3213823 - 04/04/13 07:25 PM Re: I had a heck of an opening weekend [Re: Outdoor life]
Lady's man
8 Point


Registered: 09/30/08
Posts: 1489
Loc: knoxville, tn

Offline
congrats im still waiting on my first bird, but i love your moonpie hat im so gana find one lol
Top
#3213870 - 04/04/13 08:04 PM Re: I had a heck of an opening weekend [Re: Outdoor life]
northeasthunter
8 Point


Registered: 10/04/09
Posts: 1571
Loc: brentwood

Offline
congrats
Top
#3213873 - 04/04/13 08:05 PM Re: I had a heck of an opening weekend [Re: northeasthunter]
rem270
18 Point


Registered: 11/15/02
Posts: 20379
Loc: south fulton

happy Online
Congrats!
_________________________
NO1 Greater- Ky Wildcats!!

Its not what happens in life, but how you react to it that matters.

Top
#3213908 - 04/04/13 08:30 PM Re: I had a heck of an opening weekend [Re: Outdoor life]
Umpire
12 Point


Registered: 09/11/01
Posts: 6292
Loc: Smyrna, TN

Offline
nice
Top
#3213935 - 04/04/13 08:51 PM Re: I had a heck of an opening weekend [Re: Umpire]
darn2ten
6 Point


Registered: 12/08/11
Posts: 914
Loc: lincoln co. tn.

Offline
Congrats! Good luck with the next 2!
Top
#3216460 - 04/08/13 08:59 AM Re: I had a heck of an opening weekend [Re: DKO77]
Arkitekt4040
Button


Registered: 03/20/13
Posts: 18
Loc: River bottoms of West Tennesse...

Offline
 Originally Posted By: TNRazorback
Nice. Do tell, where 'bouts in dem bottoms?
I have a decent little lease in Haywood County.
 Originally Posted By: Lady's man
congrats im still waiting on my first bird, but i love your moonpie hat im so gana find one lol
Hahaha, you have got to find one. I was wearing it when I killed both birds opening weekend and when I killed my first bird 2 years ago. It's my lucky turkey slaying hat.
 Originally Posted By: DKO77
All em turkeys are special!! - Don't think otherwise , Awesome job!!
Haha oh I know. I actually started to let him walk because I wasn't sure about taking a jake. Then I came to my senses and gave him a really soft yelp. He turned and started back toward me and I dishragged him.
_________________________
Every normal man must be tempted, at times, to spit on his hands, hoist the black flag, and begin slitting throats.

- H.L. Mencken

Top
#3216463 - 04/08/13 09:00 AM Re: I had a heck of an opening weekend [Re: Arkitekt4040]
Arkitekt4040
Button


Registered: 03/20/13
Posts: 18
Loc: River bottoms of West Tennesse...

Offline
And thank you all for the congratulations! After last year I was afraid I was snake bit and doomed to never take another turkey.
_________________________
Every normal man must be tempted, at times, to spit on his hands, hoist the black flag, and begin slitting throats.

- H.L. Mencken

Top
Page all of 3 123>


Moderator:  RUGER, Bobby G, Unicam, Cuttin Caller, CBU93, stretch, TurkeyBurd, Kimber45, Mrs.Unicam, Crappie Luck, Grizzly Johnson 
Hop to:
Top Posters
4104858
RUGER
86257
Deer Assassin
64800
BSK
60455
Crappie Luck
51375
spitndrum
Newest Members
two1980, Darrenduhl, 2winsrus, jacmac, Smokeymtnbow
13101 Registered Users
Who's Online
57 registered (ZachMarkus, bigtex, Southpaw, greygoose, TieCampBuckSlayer, Snake, 10 invisible) and 74 anonymous users online.
Forum Stats
13101 Members
42 Forums
88737 Topics
1039095 Posts

Max Online: 788 @ 11/11/13 08:06 PM
Moon Phase
CURRENT MOON
July
Su M Tu W Th F Sa
1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30 31
Forum Donations
The TnDeer.Com Deer Talk Forum is for Tennessee Deer Hunters by Tennessee Deer Hunters. If you enjoy using our Talk Forum and would like to contribute to help in it's up-keep. Just submit your contribution by clicking on the DONATE button below and paying with PayPal or a major credit card. Any amount is much appreciated. Thanks for your support!

TN Burn Safe

Generated in 0.221 seconds in which 0.001 seconds were spent on a total of 14 queries. Zlib compression enabled.