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Hunt the Osceola Turkey on 25 private farms and ranches in the Gainsville area. Hunters will stay in Local hotels dependent on which farms they will be hunting spread across North Central and Central Florida. This hunt is known for its high success with local guides who know the properties well
- Species: Osceola Turkey
- Average Classification: 8 - 11
- Shot Opportunity: 98
- Weapons: Shotgun, Archery
- Hunt Catalog #: NMFL1
- Tag Availability: Over The Counter
Osceola beards average between 8 and 11 inches with 1 1/4" spurs common.
Non-Hunting Companion can be added at no charge
Second Turkey $750
March 17, 2021 - April 22, 2021
- Member Price: $2,550.00
- Non-Member Price: $2,550.00
This is a one bird hunt. a second bird can be added for $750. a $2250, one bird option, is available for Hunters who choose to provide their own lodging.
Florida, United States of America
Deposits are not refundable. When you make a deposit or payment that money is used to reserve your adventure dates and we cannot sell them to anyone else. If for some reason you have to cancel, you will lose your deposit and any payments you have made. If you are concerned that you might get sick or otherwise have to cancel, we suggest buying trip insurance. There are insurance companies that specialize in providing insurance policies for outfitter bookings and hunts. One such company we recommend is globalrescue.com. It is also our policy, depending on the adventure you booked and at our discretion, that if you have to cancel and we are able to book a replacement for you at the regular price we will work with you to apply your deposits to another adventure. Please note that we cannot refund or roll state or government license fees, application fees, draw results, or tags.
This hunt will take place at one of 25 row crop farms and cattle ranches in Central and North Central Florida. Hunters will stay at Hotels in the vicinity of their hunting location and will be picked up by their guide each morning well before daylight to hunt turkeys off the roost. Cattle pastures, row crop farms and timber will be the main habitat hunted and hunters will be asked to shoot mature, lonbearded toms. There are many restaurants and stores in the areas hunted and clients will be responsible for buying their own meals and snacks for the days hunt. Success rate runs over 90% and many hunters go home with 2 turkeys.
HuntX Scale (Low 1 - 5 High)
- Lodging & Accommodations: Client Provided/Hotel?
Lodging & Accommodations Scale
5 - Cabin/Lodge
4 - Bunk House/Trailer
3 - Wall Tent
2 - Backpack Tent
1 - Client Provided/Hotel
Clients will stay in local hotel/motels, outfitter will give direction as to what area will be hunted. Clients can then make reservations at recommended hotels/motels in their hunt area.
- Menu & Food: Client Provided?
Menu & Food Scale
5 - 5 Star Catered
4 - Full Kitchen
3 - Field Kitchen
2 - Backpack Food
1 - Client Provided
These areas, although rural, have restaraunt options for meals to be provided by the client. Snacks and drinks will also be the resposibility of the client, there are C-stores and gas stations in the vicinity of hunting locations to grab snacks and drinks.
- Physical Conditions: Light Hiking?
Physical Conditions Scale:
5 - All Vehicle Access
4 - Light Hiking
3 - Moderate Hiking
2 - Heavy Hiking
1 - Extreme Back Country
This is most flat country with easy accessibility. Hunters may encounter wet, swampy areas and tall grass. Transportation in Pickups and UTV's is common once on the properties.
Transportation (To/From Basecamp)
Hunters will be responsible for getting to and from the hotel/motel they will stay during their hunt. If flying, Gainsville is the closest airport and rental cars are available. Hunters are welcome to drive from their homes as well. In either case, directions will be given by the outfitter to their hotel/motel as the hunt nears and scouting determines hunt location.
- Lodging & Accommodations
- Menu & Food
- Physical Conditions
Normal turkey hunting gear is common, waterproof boots and rain gear are recommended. Shotguns and shells, a seat or pad for sitting on the ground and calls are a good idea.
What Outfitter Provides
- Blinds, decoys, transportation to field, trophy prep.
What to Bring
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