Number 3 For Fred

Number 3 For Fred

Every morning a flock of roosting wild turkeys fly out into the hay field Northeast of the ranch. From there they head in all direction. I watched most of the wild turkeys cross the pasture and head for the river bottom. I like this area. My second hunt on the farm 5 years ago, I […]

Fred Tags A Merriam’s

Fred Tags A Merriam’s

After we took pictures and shot video of my set up of my Nebraska Eastern longbeard. I carried my gobbler and hung it in the garage we were using as a mud room for the hunt. I got out a new Grip Reaper broadhead and replaced the used one on my arrow. Terry said the […]

Gator Wars – Fred On Gator Gear

Gator Wars – Fred On Gator Gear

Setting up a bow and equipment for alligator hunting takes a little more preparation than setting up a bow for deer hunting. Hunting gators for the first time is also a learning curve. Here is a list of my equipment and a few lessons learned on my first gator hunt. Muzzy Gator Getter Kit: Muzzy […]

Alligator Hell Breaks Loose

Alligator Hell Breaks Loose

Fred Lutger tells us in his own words about the hunt that made him realize why they say alligators are dangerous. I did two things this week I have never done before, I got to ride in an air boat and I saw my first alligator in the wild. Both of these things were on […]

Bear Hunt – Fred’s Equipment

Bear Hunt – Fred’s Equipment

2010 Bear Hunt Equipment Used by Fred Lutger Therma Cell: Don’t come to Canada without one. Each year the mosquito and black fly populations vary. The good news this year is the lack of black flies. The bad news was the swarm of mosquitoes. The first order of the day is turning on the Therma […]

Bear Hunt – Search For Fred’s Bear

Bear Hunt – Search For Fred’s Bear

First light the next morning found us on Robbie’s bait and a short 30 yard walk to Robbie’s bear. Frank Vrandack was hunting with us again this year. We brought in Frank’s ice fishing sled and loaded up Robbie’s bear for the pull to the truck. I’ve used other means of hauling out bears, but […]

Bear Hunt – Black Bear With A Bolt

Bear Hunt – Black Bear With A Bolt

Fred Lutger tells us about his bear hunt in his own words. Bear hunting is a passion of mine. I killed my first black bear in the early 70’s in Wisconsin. I shot it with a bow and have only used a bow every year since. This year is different. For the first time ever […]

Do Decoy’s Work?

Do Decoy’s Work?

Do turkey decoys work on wild turkey gobblers? Some say they do. Some say they don’t. What say you? Can you prove it? Fred Lutger can. And he shows you right here. View Larger Video Size: Click Here

Fred’s Bowhunt

Fred’s Bowhunt

Fred Lutger’s bowhunt in South Dakota with Dave Keiser’s Double K Guide Service — on video. Visit the web site of Dave Keiser’s Double K Guide Service View Larger video size: Click Here

New Broadhead Company, New Concepts

New Broadhead Company, New Concepts

While cruising the isles at the main floor of the National Wild Turkey Federation convention this year I was stopped in my tracks and immediately drawn to a booth featuring a new broadhead. Put turkeys and broadheads together and I am there. I was greeted at the booth by a burley looking young fella who […]

NWTF Convention 2010 Friction Call Champion Bobby Woods

NWTF Convention 2010 Friction Call Champion Bobby Woods

One of the highlights of the National Wild Turkey Federation Convention every year is the calling contests. One of the categories I really like is the Friction Calling championship. The winner this year and first time returning champion is Bobby Woods from Dante, VA. Woods is the now reigning 2010 Wild Turkey Bourbon Grand National […]

Someone You Should Know – Bob Dill – Custom Knife Maker

Someone You Should Know – Bob Dill – Custom Knife Maker

Article by Fred Lutger – July 7, 2010 FreddieBearSports.com Edited by Stanley Holtsclaw – March 23, 2017 This post is sponsored and/or contains affiliate links, which means that if you click on one of the product links, we may receive a small commission from your purchase – click to view our Affiliate Disclosure. I always […]

Fred’s Equipment – 2010 Wild Turkey Hunt

Fred’s Equipment – 2010 Wild Turkey Hunt

2010 Precision Shooting Equipment’s X-Force 7 GX compound bow set at 65# and 29 inch draw:  One of PSE’s top-of-the-line bows. I have hunted with the X-Force series of bows for several years. They all shot flawlessly. The X-Force is  PSE’s “speed bow”  It delivers over 350 FPS and shoots a flat enough trajectory for […]