Pere Marquette Chapter – Fall 2008 Update

We hope that everyone had a very successful spring gobbler season, whether or not you put turkey nuggets into the freezer. What challenging hunting where the adversary wins most of the time. 
 
Our 27th Wild Turkey Hunters Rendezvous was once again a resounding success. A personal round of applause goes to all of our members who dedicated the day to make the event so successful. Of course, the event would be nothing without the great turnout and support of the turkey hunters. 

Let’s Get Organized

There is a contagious disease that is rapidly spreading among our fellow hunters and anglers. It is also running rampant among so called “outdoor enthusiasts”. There is a scientific name for it. It is called Apathy, Ignorance and Self Interest or AISI. The more that one tries to preserve at least a piece of our hunting heritage for our grandchildren and their grandchildren it becomes more apparent how wide spread this disease has become.

They don’t come easy

There’s nothing quite like a crisp, clear morning in May. The dogwood is starting to bloom, new growth is popping out everywhere, and each dawn is greeted by an avian chorus of orioles, grosbeaks and a myriad of others. Now, if I could just hear a turkey gobble! 

Fall 2008 Turkey Hunting Seminar

We will be conducting another fall turkey hunting seminar on Saturday, September 27, 2008 at Jay’s Sporting Goods in Clare from 10:00AM to 12:00 noon. Besides great tips on hunting and calling up a Thanksgiving dinner, there will be a gun raffle and door prizes....