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simonkenton
November 1, 2009, 03:46 PM
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Suburban wild turkeys at our rental house, north Asheville NC, taken yesterday.
From the driveway, looking up towards the porch.


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From the porch, looking down towards the driveway.

Christchild
November 1, 2009, 03:51 PM
Wow.

I'd let You borrow Mine!!!

How 'bout RimFire? Think that'd be quiet enough for the neighbors? :D

hunter33
November 1, 2009, 05:08 PM
Better yet a nice air rifle would work, :rolleyes:

shortwave
November 1, 2009, 05:13 PM
Thats a wonderful sight. Living in the middle of the woods its not unusual to see many turkey/deer in the yard. Every year when a huge cherry tree in the front yard starts dropping cherries the turkey come in droves. They`ll all be at the edge of the yard and send one or two up in the yard to see if the cherries have started falling. If those two 'scouts' stay and eat the rest will come. Funny to watch. To date the most we`ve counted at one time was 47. Simon, when can we expect the detailed pics.of the turkey roast?

Bigjim3
November 1, 2009, 05:16 PM
Wow, with that many a good sharp stick would work, or brick. You cant miss.

SavageSniper
November 1, 2009, 05:23 PM
or a cast net

Bigjim3
November 1, 2009, 05:25 PM
So what you having for Thanksgiving:p:p:p It says at your rental house can I rent it for a week??

Christchild
November 1, 2009, 05:44 PM
I'll correct my first thought, and 2nd Hunter33. Air Rifle.

That'd be a Terror on them thar Turkeys! And Quiet...

Ssshhhh..... I'm huntin' naybahood tuy'kee's.....

MTT TL
November 1, 2009, 05:57 PM
Reminds me of Fort Pickett. Only three weeks to go till turkey day too.

simonkenton
November 1, 2009, 07:26 PM
A turkey roast, great idea!
Seven stuffed turkeys on the oak spit! I bet that would be good.

We have had this house 7 years, the turkeys just showed up a year ago.
These are smart birds, no shooting allowed in Suburbia!
Some of the neighbors are feeding these birds, when you get out of your car, they walk up to you looking for that cracked corn.

ninjatoth
November 1, 2009, 07:41 PM
when my neighbor friend would come over and my dad would see him,my dad was always like"look what I see when I don't got my gun"

zahnzieh
November 1, 2009, 10:44 PM
I'm not a turkey hunter but have buds that are and sure as shootin' come opening day of turkey season those boogers will NOT be around. I think they are smart enough to read DNR rules and regulations!:D

BIGR
November 1, 2009, 11:33 PM
Looks like off of Kenlworth road near the Grove Park.....Turkey invasion for sure.