Learn to turkey hunt

Learn to Turkey Hunt

Sponsored by Wisconsin DNR, Door County Fish, Farm and Game Club and
National Wild Turkey Federation



LEARN TO TURKEY HUNT PROGRAM FOR FIRST TIME TURKEY HUNTERS CLASSROOM SESSION


WHEN: TBD

WHERE: Sevastopol Town Hall, 4528 Hwy. 57, Sevastopol, Wisconsin

BRING:
*UNLOADED shotgun *Shells (#4, 5 or 6 high brass lead or #4 steel) appropriate gauge for gun
*Warm clothing for outside shooting
**We will provide shotguns and ammunition for those who do not have their own**

INDOOR PORTION

8:00 am – 

Registration and pairing of hunters/mentors
Class begins
Welcome DCFF&GC DICK BAUDHUIN

ETHICS AND FAIR CHASE & HUNTER RESPONSIBILITY

DNR Warden Chris Kratcha
A. Rules and Respect for mentors/hunters/observers
B. Encourage parent/guardian to accompany

Biologist James ROBDAUDEK MENTORS , CHRIS KRATCHA, DICK BAUDHUIN
A. Biology of the turkey OUTSIDE, DO'S & DON’TS OF THE HUNT

REVIEW OF HUNTER SAFETY

Jay Chaudior
A. Four basic rules of gun safety
B. Firearm identification/gauges/ammo/actions
C. Safety positions
D. Proper handling

**BREAK** Pick up unloaded gun when returning to your seat

MENTOR/HUNTER PAIRED

A. Eye dominance
B. Gun operations (mentor and hunter
C. Safety and use of gun rests

FIELD TIPS

JACK TONG, MIKE ORTHOBER Dick Baudhuin & OTHER MENTORS
A. Camo clothing
B. Calling and decoy techniques
C. Choke selection/kill ranges/aim point
D. Blinds
E. Carcass utilization (no meat wasting)

QUESTION AND ANSWER

LUNCH

OUTDOOR PORTION

FIELD RANGE STILL TARGET SHOOTING 

(Mentor/hunter paired)

A. Patterning your shotgun (mentors first)
B. Aim point on a turkey
C. Shooting stationary clay targets using trap loads

*Mentors/hunters set up scouting times
*Discussion/Q&A
*Distribution of completion certificates
*Clean up and dismissal

TO REGISTER, CONTACT:
-Dick Baudhuin – (920) 743-2581 or 920-493-2749 rbaudhuin@dcwis.com
-Tony Haen - (920) 333-0135











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