What are Grand Slam Turkey Hunts?
The Grand Slam of turkey hunts is achieved by harvesting four (4) of the following five (5) species of North American wild turkeys:
There is no time frame in which to complete the Grand Slam.
For information on recognition for grand slams, certificates and other variations of slams visit: http://www.nwtf.org/hunt/records
There are two species of turkey found in North America, the oscillated turkey (found in Mexico) and the wild turkey (found in the United States). The wild turkey is further divided into six subspecies, four of which are required for the grand slam; they are the Osceola wild turkey, the Eastern wild turkey, the Merriam wild turkey, and the Rio Grande wild turkeys.