The rut has come and gone. Bucks that survived hunting season are dropping their battered racks. Though the whitetails are no longer at war for dominance, the competitiveness still exists even in the off season.
Roughly the same size as a golf ball, youd think a popping cork would be easier to keep up with. After all, its fluorescent orange and has a string tied to it. But try as he might, the fisherman perched in the front of John Wards flats boat lost track of the thing.
According to some experienced turkey hunters, not all gobblers are created equal. Experts agree that any longbeard has the right stuff to beat any turkey hunter most of the time, but those labeled as swamp gobblers are different. Because of where they live, they can be even tougher to take.