Austin Rink, son of Lori and Kevin Rink, bagged a 23-pound Tom with a 9-inch beard
during the Youth Hunt. His guide was Jack Davis, son of Lisa Davis and Chester Davis.
Jack Davis completed the Learn-to-Hunt program sponsored by Bluff Country Long
Spurs in 2005. Now at age 19, he is enjoying the role of being a mentor.
Deven, Trenton and Harrison Boland display more than 60 pounds of turkey which
were shot within the first three hours early Saturday morning (April 7) in Crawford
County. The boys are grandsons of Tom and Mary Boland and Deb Wall of Eastman.
Severin Gunnar Kravchuk poses with a 25lb 3oz Tom after participating
in the April Youth Turkey Hunt in Prairie du Chien. The 2-day program
was one day of instruction followed by an actual hunt the next day
with volunteer mentor Jeff Fisher. The Tom had
a beard of 10 &7/8" and spurs of 1 1/8".