2011 State Calling Championship winners

2011 State Calling Championship winners

As always, the state turkey calling contest was very competitive, and this year was no exception. The event was held at the 2011 MWTHA Wild Turkey Hunters Rendezvous in Baldwin, MI on March 26. Pere Marquette chapter president, Jim Maturen, awarded trophies to all participants in the Junior and Senior divisions. Click Read More below to see the list of winners, and many more photos.

JUNIOR CONTEST WINNERS

Winners of Raffle Announced

Winners of Raffle Announced

This year’s 30th Annual Wild Turkey Hunter’s Rendezvous was a huge success. There were hundreds of people in attendance, and fun was had by all. Photos of the event, and winners of the turkey calling contest will be posted early this week. The winners of...
MWTHA at Hunting & Fishing Expo

MWTHA at Hunting & Fishing Expo

Visit our booth at the 2011 Traverse City Hunting & Fishing Expo! We’ll be there with raffle tickets for the upcoming Rendezvous, and lots of information about conservation, and turkey hunting information. Many members of the MWTHA will be there. Stop by...
Turkey Hunters Workshop

Turkey Hunters Workshop

The Traverse Bay Chapter of the MWTHA is presenting a Turkey Hunters Workshop on Saturday, April 3, 2010 from 9:00AM – 4:00PM. The event will include demonstrations on various aspects of turkey hunting: calling, set-ups, decoys, shotgun patterning, DNR Law Division- review rules & regs, etc.

The featured speaker will be DNRE Wildlife Division Chief Russ Mason Ph.D..  His work experiences span across federal and state wildlife agencies in both the eastern and western United States.  He is a hunter, trapper, and fisherman with a special love of waterfowl and upland birds. His family hunts and fishes as well, and he started his kids on the trapline and in duck blinds before they could walk. His last job before coming to Michigan eighteen months ago was as the Game Chief for the Nevada Department of Wildlife. To this day,

29th Wild Turkey Hunters Rendezvous

29th Wild Turkey Hunters Rendezvous

The Pere Marquette Chapter will host the 29th Annual Wild Turkey Hunters Rendezvous and State Calling Championships on Saturday, March 27, 2010 at the Baldwin High School (map). The doors open at 8:00AM and the program begins at 9:00AM. Admission remains at $5 for...

Spring Wild Turkey Hunters Workshop

Everyone is invited to the Traverse Bay Chapter of MWTHA’s annual Spring Wild Turkey Hunters Workshop this Saturday, April 4, in Gaylord MI at the Northland Sportsmans Club.

Our area wildlife biologist will be there and would be a good person to talk to regarding the names and contact information of landowners in that area who feel the birds are a problem for them. In fact, you may even meet landowners in that area, not to mention the people who fed birds all this past winter in that area.