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Old 02-22-2010, 09:28 PM
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I am planning on going turkey hunting at a wma near columbus Ga what is the best one to turkey hunt? Are there a fair amount of turkeys around there?
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Old 02-22-2010, 11:52 PM
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All the turkeys were killed there back in the 70's......Good luck....
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Old 02-23-2010, 12:22 AM
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I would say Blanton Creek WMA is the best in the area. Sign in hunts from April 10-May15.

http://www.georgiaoutdoors.com/hunti...antonCreek.pdf
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Old 02-23-2010, 02:14 PM
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Its not worth your time I can bet you that........... Way over hunted and the birds get smart and go to private land
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After the 1st 2 weeks at Blanton it's almost impossible to call a bird in.I've heard some of them guys in the woods calling and they sound like wounded geese.Those turkey have heard a lil bit of everything by that time.
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Old 02-23-2010, 05:16 PM
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Try out Big Lazer WMA, and Hanahatchee WMA all of them are within an hour of Columbus. I lived there for many years, killed turkeys on Blanton, B Lazer and the Hatch. Good luck... they sure are tuff hunting, lots of id-jits that like to screw it up for others.
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check the regs. Some of those wma's are quota hunts till middle of April.
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I used to see alot of turkey mostly hens but now its all hogs, and some deer. I recently killed a small buck and 2 hogs in the same day, so it was a good hunt. Point is if you like pigs go to the hatch.
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