Whitetail Deer Hunting

Opening week archery hunting

**** November 11, 2021- “Late Season December/ January Archery Hunts Available! E-mail Zach@HeartlandLodge.com or call 217-982-4039 for special pricing!! These spots will not last long!” **** Now is the time to reserve your 2022 whitetail hunt. Most all of our peak dates sell out so don’t wait to reserve your whitetail hunt! We are celebrating

Win a 5 night, 4 day November whitetail hunt for two hunters! A $5,000 value! To register all you have to do is enter your e-mail on the Whitetail Hunt Giveaway (Click link to enter email & giveaway) option, and that’s it!!! We giveaway a free whitetail hunt every year! A hunter will be drawn

hunting honeymoon

Still have to play Santa and need a good idea for the hunter in your family? A gift certificate for a whitetail hunt at Heartland Lodge is a perfect Christmas gift for that special someone on your list! This unique gift will be one that they will never fo

deer hunting vacation

Deer Hunting All Inclusive Vacation Packages Heartland Lodge offers the best all inclusive deer hunting vacation packages available throughout the Midwest. We offer 100% free range deer hunts that includes everything a hunter needs to make a great deer hunting trip. Our deer hunting vacation packages include all the meals, 5-star lodging, and transportation to

gun hunting the post rut

Hunting the peak of the rut in Pike County, Illinois is at the top of most die-hard bowhunters wish-list! With a high deer density, good buck to doe ratio and sheer number of trophy whitetails in the county, you never know what size of buck could be following a hot doe! It’s not unusual for

early season bowhunting whitetail hunting in illinois

There’s something magical about bowhunting October in Pike County, Illinois. The leaves are a brilliant array of different colors, overall deer movement is generally very good, and mature buck daytime movement is starting to increase. At the lodge, after several months of trail camera scouting, food plot preparation, and fine tuning our treestand set ups,

What better way to spend a hot summertime evening than cruising the countryside looking for big velvet whitetails? Grab a cold glass of sweet-tea, optics and camera and hit the road! Find Your Target Buck Now This time frame of the summer is an often overlooked phase of scouting for mature bucks. Bachelor groups of

shed hunting tips and tactics, where to look

The 2021 shed hunting season is kicking off in Illinois! We have just a handful of bucks across our properties in Pike and Calhoun Counties that have shed one side and have only seen a handful that have already shed both sides. Over the next several weeks, bucks will begin shedding in our area. With

Hunting October whitetails in illinois is always a great time

Now is the time to book for the 2021 season! Most of our prime spots sell out quickly, give me a call or E-mail today for more information! I look forward to talking with you! Call or E-mail Today for 2021 Dates and Pricing Call (217-734-2526) or E-Mail me today at HuntingManager@HeartlandLodge.com for last minute

Click any title below to expand property details! 76 Acre Winding Ridge Farm (SOLD)! Phenomenal  deer hunting tract in Southern Pike County, Illinois AMISH BUILT BARN BUCK BRANCH CREEK RUNNING THROUGH PROPERTY MATURE WHITE OAK TIMBER GOOD INCOME FROM CRP & TILLABLE INCREDIBLE BUILDING SITE I LOVE THIS FARM! This 76 acres is located in

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