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Turkey Hunting California

Postby Illinois_Quackhead » Sat Jun 28, 2008 6:20 pm

Lookin for any hints about where to hunt turkeys in Central Valley or Southern California. Any advice, tips or tricks would be appreciated thanks.
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Postby tracy ky » Sun Jan 25, 2009 3:34 pm

what kind of turkeys are in cali? rios?
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Postby Ryan Hill » Tue Feb 17, 2009 12:10 am

Rios and in a small section of the state you can be lucky enough to find merriams. I've got a 9 day turkey hunt/bass fishing trip on 400 private "turkey" acres starting on the opener, near Lake Shasta. :thumbsup: Will be my second turkey hunt, with the first one to the same property with success 10 minutes into the season. :biggrin: Where does everyone else like hunting them in cali?
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Postby Silverwidgeon » Wed Feb 18, 2009 2:29 am

Rio's and Merriams.
I've gone for them up around Clear lake and Berryessa but the areas were crowded and the birds figured out the game within hours. I have a new found respect for those smart birds. They all seem to hang out on private land with little to no pressure. I think I will retire and target the bass and trout this year.
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Postby 935 Flyway » Fri Feb 20, 2009 7:45 pm

Northern Caly.
Red Bluff,Orivllle W.M.A. Rio's.

Central Caly, Redinger Lake North shore line.
Oakhurst, Lake Hensley back of the lake watch for rattlers!!!
Madera/Fresno Countys. Merriums & Rio's.

Killed turkeys in all these areas when,I lived back in Caly.
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