Turkey Season Approaching

Even though it may not look like it outside spring is fast approaching and that means it is time to dust off your shotgun or bow and get ready for some turkey hunting. While the deadline for paper application is up you still have until Tuesday to get your application done online at 

http://gfp.sd.gov/hunting/big-game/turkey/spring-turkey.aspx

Season Dates:
Prairie – Apr. 9 – May 22, 2011
Black Hills – Apr. 9 – May 22, 2011
Custer State Park – April 9 – May 22, 2011
Archery – Apr. 2 – May 22, 2011

This weekend I spent Saturday preparing for archery turkey.  I was up with the sunrise on a scouting/ shed hunting trip to a local strip of land after which I came back and set up the block to get a little practice in with the bow.

The moon just after sunrise on a recent scouting/shed hunting trip

How do you prepare for spring hunting?  Where are you planning on hunting this season? let us know my commenting on this post.

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