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Turkey Hunter's Checklist
While you will not need every item on this list to kill a turkey, any given situation can make you wish you had packed your bag a little more completely. The following turkey hunter's checklist will help you prepare for the most rugged to the simplest of adventures.
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ShotgunTurkey loadsTurkey choke tubePatterning targetsCamo blind -- where legalSeat, cushioned stoolShotgun slingTurkey decoysCameraLo Boy Lite ChairMonopod gun restThermaCELLCompassMapsKnifeRatchet cuttersInsect repellentFlashlightTrail ribbonBinocularsCamo tapeCoolerWater bottleFirst aid kit Clothes:Camo glovesCamo facenetCamo paintCamo make-upCamo shirtCamo pantsCamo jacketCamo turkey vest or packCamo capCamo socksCamo undershirtsWaterproof/snakeproof bootsRain suit Calls:Box callDiaphragm callsSlate or glass pot & pegcallGlass callGobble callTube callPush-pin callTurpin/wingbone callCrow/locator callOwl hooter callOther locator calls Call Accessories:Box call chalkSandpaperCall lanyardBox call holster Archerygear:Bow (camouflaged)Broadheads3-D Camo clothes3-D targets To Do:Get license/turkey tagsPattern shotgunScout territoryGet landowner permissionPick landowner giftPractice callingWatch instructional videos,read booksRenew NWTF membershipRead Turkey Country magazine forhunting tipsAttend Chapter banquets/events