The enthusiast will feel right at home at Westervelt Lodge, where we offer decades of the finest hunting experiences in all of Alabama. We are situated along the banks of the Tombigbee River on 12, 000 acres of very scenic surrounds.
For more about us, please visit https://westerveltlodge.com/.
About Wild Turkey Hunting – A Few Ideas
In some parts of the world, for example Alabama and nearby US states, hunting is big business
for land and lodge owners, and for visiting hunters. It is an age-old tradition that is still widely
supported today – and encouraged among the youth to ensure the next generations derive as
much pleasure from it as have their parents and other hunters before them.
Therefore, the best hunting lodges make sure they are in a
position to offer the hunters an experience to be cherished
forever – and to return to in the future. In the Southeast, for
example in a state such as, say, Alabama, whitetail deer hunting
is a favorite on the so-called Black Belt, as is dove shoots, or
quail and pheasant hunting – and certainly wild turkey hunting.
The latter enjoys a great following in many parts of the US and
is, often, promoted by parents to show their children how to
enjoy this specific discipline. As is the case with so many
hunting and shooting practices, it is important to know how to
go about hunting deer, or birds, or turkey. Therefore, in addition
to learning the ins and outs of wild turkey hunting from a parent,
the young ones can attend one or more of the turkey hunting
schools that offer their knowledge and expertise to the young hunters.
However, not only the young will benefit: Adults can learn a lot about turkey hunting by
visiting such a facility. In Alabama, for example, there are facilities to help you educate
yourself about wild turkey hunting, to teach you all you need to prepare yourself for that
exciting outing. Some leading hunting lodges, such as the Westervelt Lodge in Alabama among
them, actually offer instruction at the hunting schools they run from time to time – often just
before hunting season.
At these schools attendees are taught important aspects relating to what to know and expect
when you take on those gobblers. Depending on how the school structures their courses, one is
taught about the different types of turkeys, or sub-specie