Anyone going out of state this year?

Discussion in 'Turkey Hunting' started by bumpus, Jan 2, 2018.

  1. Tennessee for sure. I've got a sweet deal over there where a farmer lets me have the whole farm to myself for the first 3 days of the season. I camp out on the farm and it doesn't cost me a thing (except for license).

    Missouri. Got family in south central MO where I can walk out their back door and hunt their land. Also about a 20-30 min drive to the NF.
     
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  2. Hobbshunter

    Hobbshunter Well-Known Member

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    Awesome!!!
     

  3. bowpackerrob

    bowpackerrob Well-Known Member

    Nebraska in March. Arkansas and Kansas in April, then maybe Colorado
     
  4. hunt4meat

    hunt4meat Member<br>You Can't Change This Side

    AR, AL, MS, MO, TX, GA, FL, SD, OK, NM, CO, WY, WA, NY, IL, and maybe ND, if I can swing it.

    I love my job
     
  5. 7 point

    7 point Well-Known Member

    I see no reason to go out of state, when I go 50 minutes down the road and not kill turkeys.
     
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  6. silentassassin

    silentassassin Well-Known Member

    That's awesome, I hope you have a blast! I don't think I would enjoy that much packed into a relatively short time period. Even back when I considered myself to be mad at them 5-6 states was usually about all I wanted. Occasionally I'd start wishing for one last trip but after 16 states I'd just be burnt out.
     
  7. JR1

    JR1 Well-Known Member Supporting Member

    Missouri for me. Doubt I get to do much else this year.

    Will go back out west next year.
     
  8. bareacres

    bareacres Member

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    Where in Missouri do you hunt?
     
  9. bumpus

    bumpus Well-Known Member

    I usually don't go to MO much even though I'm 20 miles from the state line. We try and go on an early hunt. NE, TN most of the time.
     
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  10. bareacres

    bareacres Member

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    If you do make it. Try central North of I-70. The deer are massive. My last doe was 300# no lie. Simular to Nebraska. And a lot of deer as well. Marshal Mo. And North say 50 to 75 miles.
     
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