Eastern Wild Turkey Hunt's
Archery or Shotgun
Guided Spring Turkey Hunts
1st , 2nd, 3rd, 4th,5th Seasons
Call for Pricing & Availability!
All Illinois turkey permits are acquired through a lottery process. Illinois Resident
hunters should apply for a permit in the first lottery to help insure in drawing a tag.
Non Resident hunters may begin applying for their permits during the second lottery.
At Backwoods Whitetails, we do allot more than just hunt whitetails. With a great knowledge of our properties, their
terrains, years of knowledge on the local turkey habits and travel patterns. Backwoods Whitetails has some of the best
Eastern wild turkey hunting around. We only offer a limited number of spots available to the resident and nonresident
hunter combined. With making one spot per each season available. Each year we can achieve a 100% opportunity
rates and complete the season with success rates of 98%. Our average tom will weigh from 22 to 24 lbs and sport
average spur lengths from 1 to 1 1/2 inches. We have even harvested a few birds having 2 inch spurs. From ground
blind hunting to the typical cut and run calling techniques, Backwoods Whitetails can help you succeed on an Illinois
tom. All hunts are fully guided for those that need the help with their first turkey hunting adventure. For the
experienced hunt that wishes for us to just point out the birds, your welcome to go it alone. So if your needing some
help getting it done or just looking for a spot to harvest yourself a nice tom, give us a call. We can help you with your
Illinois Trophy Tom or with your grand slam adventure.
We even have some Smokey Grey color phase birds.