Successful hunt, Nine inch beard, 23 lbs

BIG BIRD–Matt Waters recently shot this 23-pound turkey with 9-inch beard and 3/4 inch spurs.

by John Raffel
Ottawa Sportsman Club president Matt Waters is expecting sportsmen’s activities to be picking up in full force. “Trap and skeet shooting has started and pistol shooting has started too,” Waters said. “It’s more of a for-fun thing. We have skeet on Tuesday, trap on Wednesdays and pistol on Thursday. Anybody can come, members and nonmembers. Our turnouts have been good.” Waters has not had a chance to go fishing but recently went out turkey hunting and had success. To read more, subscribe to the L’Anse Sentinel online, or buy a print copy at our local retailers.