Grand Slam

Discussion in 'Turkey Hunting' started by Racer1, Jun 8, 2018.

  1. Racer1

    Racer1 6 pointer

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    I am just now getting around to posting this...back in March I was able to complete my grand slam with a beautiful Osceola. The slam was a goal I set four years ago with a few friends and we were able to get it done. The most fascinating part of it is all the memories from each hunt. The memories are almost as valuable as the bird itself!
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    Last edited: Jun 8, 2018
    bondhu and mudhole crossing like this.
  2. mudhole crossing

    mudhole crossing 12 pointer

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    I don't see pics tho. Congrats
     
  3. mudhole crossing

    mudhole crossing 12 pointer

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    Ok they are showing now! Congrats
     
  4. xbokilla

    xbokilla 12 pointer

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    Awesome! All beautiful birds too. Congrats!
     
  5. bgkyarcher

    bgkyarcher 12 pointer

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    That's awesome dude! Congrats!
     
  6. bondhu

    bondhu 12 pointer

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  7. pentail

    pentail Bacon Staff Member

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    Pic uploaded for newsletter Osceola.jpg
     
  8. Marsh CallUser

    Marsh CallUser 12 pointer

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    That's awesome! Congrats.
     
  9. ddwhitetails

    ddwhitetails 10 pointer

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    Great accomplishment! Can't imagine the memories you gained from it!
     
  10. Jay Blankenship

    Jay Blankenship 6 pointer

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  11. Drahts

    Drahts 10 pointer

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    Congrats, heck of an accomplishment!
     
  12. rockhousehunter

    rockhousehunter 8 pointer

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    Congratulations a great accomplishment. Could you tell me which pictures are which birds? I'm struggling telling one from another. I see 2 light tipped feathers, so that'd be a Merriam and a what Rio? The other two look like eastern's, so that'd be the Osceola and the Eastern? Help!
     
  13. Racer1

    Racer1 6 pointer

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    Sure. In order: Osceola, Rio, Eastern, Merriam. The Rio and Merriam birds are similar and my Rio do have light tips for the birds in the heart of Kansas. The Osceola and Eastern are very similar but you can tell if you look at the black band on the Oaceola’s wing. My Merriam was killed in Wyoming, Rio in Kansas, Eastern in KY, and Osceola in Florida.
     

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