Field Notes - Hunting Tactics

Mid And Late Season Turkey Tactics

by @Knightandhale | Posted in Hunting Tactics

Late season turkey tactics

As you transition to mid and late season turkey hunting, remember that this can be a very tough time to attract a Tom that has been pressured. Also, as the season wears on many of the hens are ready to breed and spending nearly all day with the gobblers. Try these tactics during your mid season turkey hunts. 

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Turkey Hunting With Decoys 101

by @Knightandhale | Posted in Hunting Tactics

When used correctly, turkey decoys can attract a nice gobbler into range, tilting the odds for success in your favor, but if used in correctly, they can cause that same gobbler to head for the hills.

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Fall Turkey Hunting Tactics By Chris Parrish

by @Knightandhale | Posted in Hunting Tactics

Hunter Holding Harvested Turkey

Fall turkey hunting is not as popular as spring hunting, but that is likely due more from a lack of awareness than a lack of enjoyment in the sport itself. Realistically, while the hunting style is different, it is every bit as exciting – and can be a unique opportunity to really learn about the birds, and gain a better understanding of why they do what they do.

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Summer Tips for Predator Hunting

by Knight & Hale | Posted in Hunting Tactics

Rifle and Harvested Coyotes

Knight & Hale Pro Staffer and hunting expert, Chris Parrish, shares some helpful tips for predator hunting in the summer months. 

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The Thrill Of Hunting 2-Year Old Turkeys

by Ryan Wakenigg | Posted in Hunting Tactics

Turkey Walking in Field

Every turkey hunter dreams of that “tow rope” longbeard hammering on the early morning roost, only to pitch down and work in on a string to your setup. So, with thousands of gobblers flopping every spring, what birds are we killing? Enter the two year old tom!

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Tips for Taking Your Kid Turkey Hunting

by @Knightandhale | Posted in Hunting Tactics

Dad and Son Each Sit with their Harvested Turkeys

Taking your youngster turkey hunting can not only provide you both with wonderful memories, but can instill within the child a lifelong passion for a sport that you can enjoy together for years to come. Realistic expectations for your first experience are key to making both a reality. Your frame of mind will determine if your child enjoys his or her first turkey-hunt, but whether or not the child wants to continue pursuing the sport.

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Dos and Don'ts of Fanning Turkeys with Michael Waddell

by @Knightandhale | Posted in Hunting Tactics

Michael Waddell Pictured with Turkey Kill

Fanning turkeys, the exciting tactic of hiding behind a turkey fan or decoy while sneaking toward a gobbler in an effort to entice the bird to come charging toward you, has become especially popular in the past few years. But, the method is also controversial.

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