You need tools to make sounds to entice a wild turkey into shooting range. There are a variety, and if you ask veteran turkey hunters, they’ll give you their opinion as to which is best. While insight from the experienced hunter is important, you’re going to need to demo, practice, and decide for yourself.
Pot calls, mouth reeds, box calls, and others need to be staples in your hunting vest. "What the heck are those," you ask? Allow me to explain a few of them.
How to Hunt Turkey Series
Part 1: Why You Need to Hunt Turkeys
Part 2: How to Locate Wild Turkeys
Part 3: The Gear You Need for Your Turkey Hunt
Part 4: Learn the Art of Talking Turkey
Part 5: Tools You Need to Call a Wild Turkey
Part 6: Hunting Turkey Like Elk: End of Season Tactics