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William Edwards


Home: Highland, IL

Occupation: Engineering technician

How many days a year do you hunt? 75

Favorite piece of gear? My High Country Extreme Pro bow.

Gear you splurged on? The B-Mobile full-strut decoy by Primos. I didn't need it but I wanted to try a full-strut decoy. I'm glad I did, it was the most fun I ever had turkey hunting. I filmed seven hunts last spring and hope to get more this spring.

Most memorable outing in Illinois? All the outings I've been on in Illinois have been memorable.

What got you interested in hunting? I hunted, when I was young with my father but then I drifted away. But in my mid-30s a good friend invited me to turkey hunt, and I was hooked

How long have you been hunting? 10+ years

Favorite species to hunt? Turkey, deer, geese and doves

What breed hunting dog do you have? Beagle

Favorite places to hunt in Illinois? Most of the public land south of Interstate 70.


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