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Directory of 50 South Dakota Turkey hunting lodges, guides and outfitters in South Dakota.

Antler Ridge Lodge
32971 263rd St., Hamill, South Dakota 57534
Phone: (605) 842-3054

We offer a limited number of archery turkey hunts from the middle of April until the middle of May. We have plenty of Tom's ranging in weight from 22 lbs to 28 lbs, with beards as long as 12 inches.

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Buffalo Butte Ranch
33376 Buffalo Butte Rd., Gregory, South Dakota 57533
Reservations: (800) 203-6678, Mobile: (605) 830-2127

Our property at the Buffalo Butte Ranch in Gregory County, South Dakota contains large numbers of Merriam turkey. We offer a limited number of archery turkey hunts from the middle of April until the middle of May. We have plenty of Tom's ranging in weight from 22 lbs to 28 lbs, with beards as long as 12 inches.

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Prairie Highlands Lodge
25472 288th Avenue, Wood, South Dakota 57585
Cell: (605) 828-0104, Lodge: (605) 452-3233

Prairie Highlands Outfitters main goal is to provide you with the best hunting experience possible. Our 3200 sq. ft. log lodge sleeps 10 and includes a wet bar, pool table and lounge. We also offer two log cabins with full kitchens and bathrooms for a more private stay. There is a natural hot spring just feet from the main lodge. We provide hunting packages for prairie dog, whitetail, mule deer, pronghorn, turkey, grouse, prairie chicken and coyote hunting. 2,000 private acres and access to over 1,000,000 acres of tribal land your sure to have a blast.

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Routier Outfitting
12179 Mackey Road, Buffalo, South Dakota 57720
Ryan: (605) 210-1440

Turkey hunting with Routier Outfitting is for the true Merriam's subspecies of Turkey. You can expect 1/2 inch spurs and 6-inch beards on average but the true trophy of these turkeys is the almost snow white tail feather tips. We use both blinds and run n gun methods of hunting. The blinds are set up near roosts and when running n gunning we are hunting known staging areas of the turkeys. We will be hunting pre-scouted river bottoms, pine tree covered hills and rolling prairie. Even though Merriam's Turkeys are said to have the weakest gobbles up all Turkey subspecies these birds have very little hunting pressure and are not call shy.

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Bad River Bucks and Birds
27619 Herman Ranch Place, Draper, South Dakota 57531
Phone: (605) 669-3440

We offer fully and semi guided Merriam turkey hunts. Hunters get a double tag which means you can shoot two Toms. Hunters also have the option of hunting with a bow or a gun. Most of our hunts are out of ground blinds, however, there may be a quick set up in brush or behind a tree.

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Bobs South Dakota Hunting Service
34880 Highway 18, Herrick, South Dakota 57538
Phone: (605) 775-6333

South Dakota offers a spring and fall turkey hunting season to both residents and nonresidents. The spring season application process opens in mid January with a late February deadline. The tradition start for the season is the second Saturday in April, running through the third Sunday in May.

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Bolton Ranch Outfitters
400 West 1st, Colome, South Dakota 57528
Phone: (605) 835-9751

Bolton Ranch Outfitters is a true South Dakota working ranch that just happens to be situated in some of the most pristine hunting ground that you will ever see. The land that Bolton Ranch owns is perfect habitat for wild pheasants , sharptail grouse, deer, and turkey. High success rates and trophy game defines the hunting; top notch hospitality and hard work defines the service you will receive at Bolton Ranch . We know that you will come away from Bolton Ranch with memories to last a lifetime of stories to tell the grandchildren, trophy game to hang on the wall, and a cooler full of birds. Don't miss the opportunity to call us to book your hunt today.

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Brown's Hunting Ranch
29350 US Hwy 212 Lot 72, Gettysburg, South Dakota 57442
Phone: (605) 765-9150

Here at Browns Hunting Ranch, we hunt the Merriam turkey. The Moreau River is home to large flocks of turkey, where we hunt both river bottoms and field edges. It’s not uncommon to see flocks of dozens of birds. We offer fully-guided or semi-guided hunts.

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C & D Outfitters
18630 Old Marcus Rd., Howes, South Dakota 57748
Phone: (605) 985-5498, Cell: (605) 515-0316

Every year as spring returns, brings a heart racing sound of an old gobbler, strutting, and gobbling. When you hunt with us, you could see 25 or more different strutting gobblers in one day. You will be hunting over 50,000 plus acres of private and leased ground, hunting only the best creek bottoms and fields with an unbelievable number of turkeys.

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Cedar Creek Birds & Bucks
25580 249th Street, Midland, South Dakota 57552
Phone: (605) .34-2256

West River Turkey Hunting is hard to beat. We have seen several toms with trophy beards. Cedar trees provide excellent coverage for you and your guide to hide behind while calling in turkeys. We offer spring and fall turkey hunts. You can get more info about tags at South Dakota Game Fish and Parks. 3 day hunts available.

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Cheyenne Ridge Signature Lodge
101 Ridge Road, Pierre, South Dakota 57501
Toll Free: (877) 850-5144

The Hat Creek Outpost is a working cattle ranch located between Hot Springs and Ardmore, South Dakota. The property has over 15 miles of creek bottom habitat. Hat Creek has developed a reputation over the years as one of the premier locales for trophy deer in South Dakota and is endorsed by Bass Pro Shop.

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Cimpl Made Hunts
30871 400th Ave, Dante, South Dakota 57329
Phone: (605) 491-0870

South Dakota has developed itself as the premiere pheasant hunting destination. However, South Dakota also contains an abundance of other birds to harvest including turkeys and a variety of breeds of waterfowl. While Cimpl Made Hunts specializes in guided pheasant hunting, we are also happy to accommodate you in your pursuit of other birds. If you are interested in either a guided turkey hunt or a guided waterfowl hunt, please CONTACT US.

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Coteau des Prairie Outdoors
P O Box 30, Britton, South Dakota 57430
Toll Free: (888) 350-0940, Business Cell: (605) 448-8064

Semi-Guided Packages: 3 Day $1200.00 per gun; 5 Day $1650.00 per gun; 7 Day $2250.00 per gun.

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Cow Creek Ranch
22025 Trask Road, Wall, South Dakota 57790
Toll Free: (888) 784-5265, Phone: (605) 279-2681

We have been guiding for Merriam Turkeys since 1985. Our success rate is over 98% on the first bird. Our turkey hunt is a 3 day hunt with a guide who can help you with the calling or point you in the right direction and pick you up later.

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Dakota Ranch Outfitters
3990 Drolc Lane, Piedmont, South Dakota 57769
Phone: (605) 787-5177, Cell: (605) 381-3316

Dakota Ranch Outfitters offers big game hunting for mule deer, whitetail, antelope and turkey. We also offer upland game birds, which include pheasant and sharptail grouse. South Dakota big game rifle licenses are obtained by a lottery drawing system, with Archery Tags Guaranteed.

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Dakota Safari Outfitters
P.O. Box 518, Wall, South Dakota 57790
Phone: (605) 685-5964

Archery deer hunts are available as well as wild turkey, grouse, pheasant, coyote, and prairie dog. These can be in combination with the rifle deer hunt or separate.

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Dakota Wild Bird Hunts, Inc.
P.O. Box 41, Onida, South Dakota 57564
Nights: (605) 258-2440, Days: (605) 973-2386

We have leased 1200 acres of private land next to the Black Hills National Forest for Merriam Spring Turkey Hunting at Sturgis, South Dakota. Our lease is two miles from downtown Sturgis in the shadow of Bear Butte, a religious butte for the Lakota Sioux.

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Dennis Assman's Ultimate Hunts
28375 SD Hwy 53, Winner, South Dakota 57580
Phone: (605) 842-2977



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Double K Guide Service
211 Von Seggern Street, Gregory, South Dakota 57533
Phone: (605) 835-8658, Cell: (605) 830-2091

Every year our Spring archery turkey hunts get more popular. Double K is THE place to hunt Merriam's in South Dakota, if not the whole U.S. We own and have access to prime turkey hunting spots across 3 counties, giving you the choice of numerous locations and thousands of birds. We also know the birds well and can put you on the roost in the morning & evening, and in their path during the day.

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Firesteel Creek Lodge
P.O. Box 17, Isabel, South Dakota 57633
Lodge: (605) 466-2452, Les Lindskov: (605) 466-2453

With the turkey population on our ranches coming in at over two thousand five hundred birds last fall, turkey hunting at Firesteel Creek Lodge is nothing short of amazing. We hunt turkeys several ways on our ranch, from heart pounding calling to the always effective spot and stock technique.

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Forester Ranches
PO Box 102, Oacoma, South Dakota 57365
Phone: (605) 234-1340, Phone 2: (605) 730-2281

We consider the Prairie Chicken a "trophy" bird. It can be hunted in only three states, so when you bag a "chicken," you become one of the few to do so in modern times. Sharptail Grouse, Hungarian Partridge, Bobwhite Quail, Mourning Dove, and Merriam Wild Turkey round out the upland birds available to our guests. Our waterfowl hunting is superb with Canada Geese and Mallards our most abundant fowl.

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G-man Outdoor Adventure
5519 Poker Dr., Rapid City, South Dakota 57703
Phone: (605) 545-3051

The Black Hills hunt is done on National Forest or small private ranches. Lodging is usually is a local motel in Hill City SD. We have a variety of terrain that we can match to the hunter desires. The Prairie hunt take place on a 11,000 acre ranch North of Wall SD on the break of the Cheyenne river system.

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Garnos Ranch Hunts
201 W. 8th St., Presho, South Dakota 57568
Phone: (605) 895-2414

The Garnos Ranch provides all home cooked meals with this package. Experienced guides and trained dogs. Bird processing (cleaning and freezing). Transportation provided for guided hunting. Field lunch prepared and served. Lodges 20 to 24 hunters. All taxes included.

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Haines Hunting Service
721 Park Avenue, Gregory, South Dakota 57533
Phone: (605) 835-9280, Cell: (605) 830-0745



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High Plains Game Ranch
12297 Vallery Road, Nisland, South Dakota 57762
Phone: (605) 257-2365

Few outdoor experiences match the exhilaration and challenge of a traditional spring gobbler hunt. The sound of a gobbler’s excited calling as he steadily approaches, the harmonic puffing and feather snapping of an unseen bird and the first sight of the gobbler in full strutting display as he comes into view are unforgettable.

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High Prairie Lodge & Outfitters
11904 Crook City Road, Whitewood, South Dakota 57793
Phone: (605) 578-1222

Spring Merriam Turkey Hunting in the beautiful pristine Black Hills of South Dakota. Fully guided or semi-guided. True Merriam hunts No Hybrids Here! See Ray Eye and Jason Gilbertson of Winchester Turkey Revolution bag trophy Merriam’s on Versus TV with the legendary High Prairie Lodge & Outfitters. Outfitter Dave Ciani has been a professional turkey hunting guide for over 20 years. Dave has live trapped and transplanted turkey’s, worked as a Special Game Protector in law enforcement, taught adult education classes on calling, turkey hunting, the life cycle of turkey’s and taught elementary school children the ethics and life cycle, calling and hunting of turkeys. Dave puts the utmost importance on the ethics of hunting and is as much a teacher as he is a hunting guide.

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Kirwan Guide Service
34007 US Hwy 18, Gregory, South Dakota 57533
Phone: (605) 835-8585

Big game hunts (elk,deer,antelope,bison) are available with a limited number of guaranteed tags. Spring turkey hunts can include up to five tags per hunt. Also available are pheasant hunts,grouse hunts,coyote hunts, and prairie dog shoots.

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Medicine Creek Ranch
31951 Medicine Creek Road, Kennebec, South Dakota 57544
Evenings: (605) 869-2340, Days: (605) 280-1111

The eight mile drive over hilly terrain and through the picturesque breaks to the Medicine Creek Ranch Lodge is both scenic and exhilarating. As the road winds down to the dense tree lined Medicine Creek bottom and wildlife from deer to porcupine come into view, you’ll know you have reached some of the best secluded hunting available in our fine state of South Dakota.

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Michelson Ranch
16419 Eagle Township Road, Mud Butte, South Dakota 57758
Phone: (605) 748-2405

The ranch is located in Western South Dakota with very good habitat for turkeys. Cedar Canyon is a natural wooded canyon that runs through the ranch and is home to a large number of Merriam turkeys. During the winter, much of the population can be seen gleaning grain from the livestock feed bunks, but in the spring of the year, they scatter into the canyon. Past hunters have enjoyed the challenge of calling them in and have harvested some very nice birds

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Miller Matthews Outfitters
393 N Main St, Draper, South Dakota 57531
Phone: (605) 530-0676

Turkey hunts are offered in three states including South Dakota, Kansas, and Nebraska. The beauty of being able to hunt these three states is the flexibility of being able to hunt three seasons from late March untill the end of May as well as being able to hunt three of the four main sub-species of turkeys.

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Missouri River Outdoors
32549 476th Ave, Elk Point, South Dakota 57025

Missouri River Outdoors offers some of the best Merriam turkey hunting there is. South Dakota is one of the few states that offers the perfect habitat combination – thick vegetation, huge cottonwood trees and the riverbanks of the Missouri River – where Merriams thrive. And in recent years these big gobblers have been in abundance across the lowlands near the Missouri River. Contact Missouri River Outdoors today to book your turkey hunt of a lifetime.

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Oak Creek Outfitters
1600 East 13th St., Winner, South Dakota 57580
Phone: (605) 840-0182

Oak Creek Outfitters has thousands of acres and thousands of trophy Merriam turkeys for you to hunt. If one bird is not enough, you have the option to get more tags for state land (and you can get tribal tags to hunt more birds as well). The archery season opens in April and ends in May. The shotgun season opens in April and ends in May. So choose your weapon, tags, and dates and we will provide the decoys and calling for you. If you have plenty of experience, you are sure welcome to do your own calling.

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Pahapesto Guiding Service
29992 Pahapesto Buttes, Carter, South Dakota 57580
Cell: (605) 295-2395, Lodge: (605) 879-2438

Pahapesto Guiding Service is family owned and operated by Terry Maier. Located in Tripp County in South Central Dakota. The lodge is just a few miles northwest of Winner, the pheasant capital of the world. Tripp County is home to outstanding mule deer and white-tail bucks, along with antelope, turkey, pheasants, grouse, coyotes, and prairie dogs.​​

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Pheasant Cove Outfitters
101 5th Ave., Glenham, South Dakota 57631
Phone: (605) 762-3325

Missouri River Ringnecks offers guided hunting services in and around Glenham, South Dakota. We will show you how to hunt pheasants, sharptail grouse, morning doves, and turkeys. Our prices include lodging and meals; our lodge can accommodate up to 16 hunters, and we offer the finest foods and beverages available.

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Pheasant View Lodge
33222 292nd Street, Dallas, South Dakota 57529
Phone: (605) 835-9455, Alt: (605) 830-1359



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Prairie Sky Guest and Game Ranch
44370 109th Street, Veblen, South Dakota 57270
Phone: (605) 738-2411

Each spring we have a very limited number of turkey tags available. Fully guided and scouted by the Prairie Sky Field Staff.

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River View Lodge
16453 Hope Road, New Underwood, South Dakota 57761
Business: (605) 985-5573

Enjoy the wide open spaces of Western South Dakota as you pursue Mule Deer, Whitetail Deer, Pronghorn Antelope, or Merriam Turkeys on our private ranch. Our location along the Belle Fourche River, ample acreage to hunt, wildlife management efforts, and limited harvest ensure that you will have a great opportunity to harvest a mature buck. Much of this ranch has been in our family for over a century, and we know where the big bucks are!

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Rocky Ridge Retreat
522 Church St. PO Box 405, Gregory, South Dakota 57533
Ed: (605) 830-2322, Leanne: (605) 830-2449

Rocky Ridge Retreat provides the perfect habitat for turkeys and our exceptionally high turkey population draws anxious hunters each year. Turkey hunts are available in both the Spring and Fall.

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Rooster Tales
P.O. Box 361, Burke, South Dakota 57523
Phone: (605) 775-2236

Rooster Tales has the unique opportunity of obtaining licenses for Whitetail Deer and Merriam Turkey hunts. How do we do this? We have an abundance of tribal land that borders our property and will be working with the Rosebud Sioux Tribe to offer licenses.

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South Dakota Expeditions
Rosebud Indian Reservation, South Dakota
Phone: (763) 229-9110

Most guests who come in for one of our guided Merriam turkey hunts agree, that the Rosebud is some of the best turkey hunting around. The abundance of birds and their very vocal characteristics set these hunts apart from most others. These hunts will likely be quite different than what you are used to.

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South Dakota Hunting Service
3600 Birch Ave, Onida, South Dakota 57564
Phone: (715) 213-1688

Without a doubt, turkey hunting in South Dakota is some of the best to be found in North America and we offer the best in South Dakota. With over twenty years experience guiding turkey hunters, I guarantee you action that few hunters have ever experienced. Whether you choose to hunt with gun or bow you will be assured of numerous sightings with multiple opportunities at longbeards.

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South Fork Ranch Hunting
PO Box 513, Philip, South Dakota 57567
Phone: (605) 859-2737

South Fork Ranch has access to some of the prime turkey habitat in both Haakon and Jackson counties. Whether it is your first hunt or an attempt at the "Grand Slam" our 100% success rate (so far) will provide you the opportunity to achieve your goal.

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Spreckels Guide Service
32964 279th Street, Dallas, South Dakota 57529
Phone: (605) 840-0574

We offer quality guides, plenty of merriam turkeys, and the most affordable rates for South Dakota turkey hunting at Spreckels Guide Service. We offer archery/shotgun hunts in the Spring and Fall. All turkey hunts are 3 days.

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Stukel's Birds & Bucks
28698 339th Ave, Gregory, South Dakota 57533
Phone: (605) 835-8941

If you are looking for an extremely successful Merriam hunt and want to be in an area with true trophy-sized Toms, give us a call. We have harvested record book Toms over the past several years.

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Talon Outfitters
Burke, South Dakota 57523
Phone: (605) 680-1595

Merriam Turkey Outfitter in South DakotaThe West River area of South Dakota is one of the few places in the country where you can chase large Merriam’s Turkeys. One of the benefits of hunting these amazing creatures in this area of the world is their wonderful taste brought about by the volume of agriculture in the region. Whether we are actively stalking a large group or calling in Toms off the roost to a blind, they are bold and receptive to the call, making for an exciting hunt and leaving you wanting more.

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The Outback
28661 344 Avenue, Burke, South Dakota 57523
Phone: (605) 775-2267, Cell: (605) 830-2899

Rolling hills, deep valleys and lots of timber make The Outback a premier sporting area for the beautiful Merriam Turkey. There are hundreds of the prestigious fowl that inhabit this area year round with many that show up for the breeding season. The Outback provides a perfect setting for the Archery Hunter who is almost guaranteed a tag when applying through South Dakota's Game Fish & Parks Department.

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Two Rivers Outfitters
28671 Evergreen St., Pierre, South Dakota 57501
Phone 1: (605) 945-0132, Phone 2: (605) 280-1650

Two Rivers Outfitters has over 45,000 acres of private land that provides the perfect habitat for all types of wildlife. You will hunt with knowledgeable guides who have grown up hunting this land. The guides know the habits of the wildlife, ensuring you a successful hunt. All of our hunts are fully guided or semi-guided, depending on the type of hunt. Methods of hunting will depend upon the terrain and the physical condition of the hunter.

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Western Ranch Outfitters
101 Elmira Ave, Newell, South Dakota 57760
Phone: (910) 358-3106

Western Ranch Outfitters offers some of the best big game hunting in South Dakota for mule deer, whitetail, antelope and turkey. Book a hunt with WRO and let us show you what we are talking about.

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White River Sportsman
25649 326th Ave., Hamill, South Dakota 57534
Phone: (605) 842-3749, Phone: (605) 840-1290

The ranch is located on the south side of the White River in Tripp and Lyman counties, approximately 25-30 miles of river frontage plus acres of river breaks above the White River/Missouri River and includes miles of native grass interspersed with cropland and food plots for wildlife to winter on. Yearly new Trees are planted to increase and thicken the shelter belts.

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Y Question Outfitters
White River, South Dakota 57579
Phone 1: (605) 259-3060, Phone 2: (605) 208-3000

We own or lease close to 40,000 acres in our fifth generation family ranch. If you are looking for a good time with friends and an experience to remember come with us! These services provide you with the most exclusive, private, and custom hunts available in the area, perfect for the ultimate retreat from the modern world and intrusions.

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