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Lumpy
04-06-2015, 04:27 PM
Today was the first day Spenceville opened to the public. Hunted with a buddy and gave him the green light to take the shot if only one came in. This bird really didnt want to come on the ridge we were on, we saw him walk past us at 80 yards while gobbling til we couldnt hear him anymore, 30 min later he gobbled from 60 yards behind us, more soft calling and he stuck his head up to our left and gave Jim a 37 yard shot. 18lbs, just under a 9" beard and 3/4' spurs!!

salmonid
04-06-2015, 06:19 PM
Good-sized bird.

Congrats,

Grncrestliner
04-06-2015, 06:27 PM
Nice bird. I saw that report on the other site also. I need to get out there and see what I can find.

Slowtrollr
04-06-2015, 06:28 PM
Nice, congrats. I had them all around me last weekend, didn't get it done though, i will be back soon however not this week so i am thinking next week redemption shall be mine. (hopefully)

Spinner
04-07-2015, 07:56 AM
NICE!!! I'm still looking for longbeard, nothing but jakes and a 6" come in so far, been out four times, had birds in range all but one morning! Lookin' for longbeard!!

Lumpy
04-07-2015, 09:24 AM
I hear ya spinner, between youth and opening weekend called in 11 jakes and no big boys, they were all henned up. But yesterday we found a nest with a dozen eggs, so the long beards will be lonely!!

ripinlips09
04-07-2015, 03:29 PM
Nice always want to check that place out but figured it would be over hunted. Me and my buddy bagged 2 on opening weekend.

ripinlips09
04-07-2015, 03:30 PM
26593

Spinner
04-09-2015, 08:32 AM
That's the way to do it!