following factors affect what you pack:
weather is cool at the elevation you will be hunting.
lows around freezing on early hunts.
The terrain is steep in places but you have options and won’t
have to climb.
The ground is dry.
Flying insects are few.
You will stop at a store for beer and snacks as you depart El Paso for
Safe drinking water is supplied.
following items are suggested:
must have a passport to visit Mexico.
carry on your person a photo ID such as a driver’s license.
special vaccinations are required, but a tetanus shot is recommended.
of the items below are furnished by the outfitters but to be certain of
having what you want, bring the following with you:
winter/spring turkey hunting clothing and boots
decoy (collapsible type) if you use them
compass or GPS
and film & small video camcorder
lighter or matches
copies of documents--passport, tickets, etc. pack separately from the
zip-lock bag for bones if you want a yelper made from them
including bath soap
towel and wash cloth
band aides, iodine, antibiotic cream, anti-diarrheal drug.
towelettes (“baby wipes”)
sure to pack it in your checked luggage, not carry-on
cardboard box, flattened, for your turkey skin. Pack in bottom of your
heavy-duty garbage bag for your trophy skin
for tips (about $60 total is suggested). U.S. dollars are OK.
if you use it or you can ask the outfitter to stop at a liquor store
following items are not needed:
will not need--rubber boots, summer clothing, back pack, supplies to prepare
your trophy, or shotgun ammo. Be sure not to inadvertently leave rifle
or shotgun ammo in a suit case.
following is important contact information for this hunt:
Williams or Heather Thomas
P.O. Box 552
Hyde Park, NY 12538
Web address: www.lovettwilliams.com