Hunting Destinations

South Dakota

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Mark your calendars for these important dates:

Pheasant Season
Oct. 18 - Jan. 4

Tentative 2014 Turkey Season:
April 5 - May 18

Prairie Dog 2014 Season:
May 3 - Sept. 30

Tentative 2014 Archery Antelope:
Aug. 16 - Sept. 28

Buffalo Hunting 2014
January 1 - March 30

Rifle Deer 2014
November 1 - 30

 

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Hunts

 

Hunting Destinations in

South Dakota

 

South Dakota is renowned world-wide for its pheasant hunting, and rightfully so. Did you know that only twice in the past 20 years has the annual pheasant harvest been under 1 million roosters, and those "down" years of 1992 and 1997 were both over 900,000.


Pheasants are just part of the hunting package you can enjoy. We offer a variety of game animals in a variety of settings: forests, river bottom, grasslands, mountains, and the vast Missouri River reservoir system.

 

Garnos Ranch:

Located in the central part of South Dakota, with 15,000 private acres to hunt. This outfitter is offering hunting for Pheasant, Whitetail & Mule Deer, Grouse, Prairie Chicken, Prairie Dogs, Coyote and Waterfowl.

Weidner Ranch:

Located in the south central part of South Dakota, with 5,000 private acres to hunt. This outfitter is offering hunts for Pheasant, Whitetail Deer, Sharp-tail Grouse, Merriam Turkey and Coyote.

Antler Adventures:

Located in the eastern & western part of South Dakota, with 30,000 acres to hunt. This outfitter is offering hunts for Pheasant, Whitetail & Mule Deer, Antelope, Merriam & Rio Turkey, Buffalo, Sharp-tail Grouse, Prairie Chicken, Hungarian Partridge, Prairie Dogs and Coyote.

Jim River Ranch:

Located in the north eastern part of South Dakota, with 2,000 private acres to hunt. This outfitter is offering hunts for Pheasant, Waterfowl and Whitetail Deer.

J-Buck Hunts:

Located in the south central part of South Dakota, with 20,000 private acres to hunt. This outfitter is offering hunts for Pheasant, Whitetail & Mule Deer, Antelope, Merriam & Rio Turkey, Buffalo, Sharp-tail Grouse, Prairie Chicken, Hungarian Partridge, Prairie Dogs and Coyote.

Buckshot Pheasant Hunts:

Located in the central part of South Dakota, with 4,000 private acres to hunt. This outfitter is offering hunts for Pheasant, Sharp-tail Grouse and Prairie Chicken.

Nemec Ranch:

Located in the central part of South Dakota, with 5,000 private acres to hunt. This outfitter is offering hunts for Pheasant, Sharp-tail Grouse and Prairie Chicken.

Prairie Dog Lodge:

Located in South Central part of South Dakota, with 30,000 private acres to hunt. This outfitter is offering hunts for Pheasant, Whitetail & Mule Deer, Antelope, Merriam & Rio Turkey, Buffalo, Sharp-tail Grouse, Prairie Chicken, Hungarian Partridge, Prairie Dogs and Coyote.

Blackpipe Creek Ranch:

Hunt south central part of South Dakota on 7,200 private acres. Our ranch is home to many trophy Whitetail, Mule Deer, and Elk. There are hundreds of Merriam Turkeys and an abundance of grouse, prairie dogs and coyotes.

Frying Pan Ranch Bunk House:

Hunt 4,000 acres in South Central Badland Region of South Dakota. This outfitter offers hunts for Merriam Turkey,Prairie Dog, Coyote,White Tail Deer, Mule Deer, & Antelope.

Oak Wood Lakes Lodge:

Located on 40 acres in east central South Dakota, you will have access to over 20,000 acres of prime public land and the deluxe, fully furnished lodge.  Pheasant, deer, waterfowl, and fishing are all available in the area.

Cheyenne River Ranch:

Hunt on 23,000+ acres of prime rolling prairie, river bottoms, hay fields, and wooded draws in north central South Dakota.  Hunts are available for white-tail deer, mule deer, pronghorn antelope, buffalo, upland birds, prairie dogs, and coyotes.

Medicine Creek Ranch:

Hunt over 20,000 acres of rolling prairie grasslands, hay fields, wheat fields, wooded creek bottoms and wooded draws in central South Dakota.  Hunts are available for white-tail deer, mule deer, turkey, pheasant, sharp-tail grouse, prairie chicken, and prairie dog.

Deep Creek Outfitters Palmer Ranch:

Hunt 33,000 acres of prairie grasslands, wooded creek bottoms, wooded draws, hay and wheat fields for white-tail deer, mule deer, turkey, pronghorn antelope, and prairie dogs.  They are located in the northwest part of South Dakota, well known for producing large quantities of quality big game.

FrogvilleUSA:

Located in the northeast part of South Dakota, FrogvilleUSA has over 2,000 acres of prime pheasant habitat.  You can either stay on-site at the bed and breakfast or in one of two furnished houses.  Hunt and stay for only $200 per person per day!  Mentored youth hunt and stay for free with paid mentor!

Smeenk Ranch:

Smeenk Ranch consists of over 25,000 acres of prime South Dakota hunting land.  Located in the northwest region of South Dakota they have white-tail deer, mule deer, pronghorn antelope, Merriam’s turkey, prairie dogs, sharp-tail grouse, and coyote.  South Dakota hunting and hospitality does not get much better than hunting with Smeenk Ranch!

Folan Ranch:

Hunt over 2,000 acres of corn, milo, CRP, shelterbelts, sloughs, and draws in southeast South Dakota.  Folan Ranch offers prime pheasant hunting and archery deer hunts.

4 Seasons Hunting Adventures

4 Seasons Hunting Adventures offers prime hunting throughout the great state of South Dakota.  You will be hunting the prime areas for pheasant, white-tail deer, mule deer, pronghorn antelope, turkey, prairie dogs, coyotes, and more.  We also offer guided fishing packages on the Missouri River.

Williams Ranch

Williams Ranch consists of 10,000 acres of prime South Dakota hunting land.  This is your chance to hunt the famed, game-rich White River in South Dakota.  Located in the southwest region of South Dakota they have white-tail deer, mule deer, Merriam’s turkey, prairie dogs, sharp-tail grouse, and coyote.  Take advantage of this limited opportunity to hunt such a game-rich area by booking your hunt with Williams Ranch!

Burull Ranch

Burull Ranch has been family owned for over 100 years.
With life long years of experience, passion and knowledge of game hunts, wild life and the land. We offer an excellent hunting experience in a safe and relaxing atmosphere. We invite you to come enjoy the great outdoors with us. Our goal is simple, to provide you and your fellow hunters with a one of a kind relaxing and fun hunting adventure.

Castle Butte Lodge

Located on the North Dakota / South Dakota border, this outfitter has 9,000 acres in ND and 3,000 in SD. Unguided hunts for Pheasant, Sharp-tail Grouse, Prairie Chicken, Ducks, Deer and Coyote.