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Old 02-28-2006, 09:10 AM
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When do you hear your 1st good mating gobbles of the Spring each year in your area? When is the peak gobbling?
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Old 02-28-2006, 10:48 AM
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Seen 2 toms kicking the crap out of each other last week here in MN. No gobbles yet.
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Old 02-28-2006, 02:40 PM
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Here the birds are still pretty much bunched up. But, we just started getting some hot weather and within 2 weeks the gobbling should start. Which is good cause im getting spring fever bad.
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Old 02-28-2006, 03:16 PM
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Within the next week or so here in SC
I will be out thursday morning to listen
forecast 73 tomorrow and 77 degrees for thursday
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Old 02-28-2006, 06:51 PM
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Hey mail man what part of south carolina you live in? I live in spartanburg and this is gonna be my first year turkey hunting im excited and ready to get out there.I should be goin to hunt in easley and pauline and i got some woods in chesnee i just dont know iftheyre are many birds up there.
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Old 02-28-2006, 07:19 PM
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they are startin' to gobble here but not a lot...give it a couple more weeks and they'll be gobblin' their heads off...at least let's hope they are....can't wait to hear my first gobble of the year while i'm in my blind...it's the best!!
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Old 03-01-2006, 10:29 AM
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I dont know if they have started gobblin yet here because i havent had time to scout yet..but im sure some birds may be soundin off already. But i know ina couple of weeks it should really pick up..our winter here in arkansas has been pretty mild..but towards the end of febuarary we got hit with two winter storms in a row..but know it is warming up quickly and the forecast is looking promising...i'm also gettin spring fever.
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Old 03-01-2006, 02:37 PM
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when is your typical peak gobbling
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Old 03-01-2006, 05:19 PM
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I heard gobbling On friday Feb 17th,and our peak is usually the first week of april

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Old 03-01-2006, 08:26 PM
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In Indiana the peak gobbling is mid April but I heard some tonight
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