Beyond Wild Turkey Beard and Spur Lengths Photo Gallery
High-quality optics, effective camo, woodsmanship skills and calling play a big role in tagging a boss gobbler. Scouting helps hunters identify individual birds by a unique gobble, body size, and/or beard and spur length. The digital camera age, (think cell-phone cameras), and high-resolution trail cameras, have enabled the turkey hunting possessed to learn more details than ever about turkeys.
Check out this gallery of photos for some surefire and little-known ways to identify individual gobblers, and take your turkey hunting experience to a whole new level. Be a keen observer. Whether it’s learned before or after the shot, knowing more about the turkeys you hunt makes the memories that much sweeter!