Whitetail Deer Hunting

Win a 5 night, 4 day October 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

Whitetail Hunt Giveaway in Pike County Illinois

Now is the time to reserve your 2019 whitetail hunt. Most all of our peak dates sell out so don’t wait to reserve your whitetail hunt.  If you are looking for a free range whitetail deer hunting trip with a Pike County Illinois outfitter we want you to hunt with us. We specialize in archery deer

Click any title below to expand property details! 76 Acre Winding Ridge Farm Phenomenal  deer hunting tract in Southern Pike County, Illinois- $319,200 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

Shed season to the most avid shed hunters has an early, middle, and late season. And each has its own unique strategy. Unfortunately, we are entering the latter end of the season. We’re at our peak hiking levels; most of us are probably in the best shape we will be in all year after looking

Shed Hunting

  Compared to last year’s extremely mild winter with several days of above average temperatures and hardly any snow in West Central Illinois, so far, this year has been a little different. Several days of below freezing temperatures, and several days of temperatures struggling to even hit double digits, along with accumulative snowfall, will set

Illinois archery hunting outfitters

It was day 5, and after a long week of bowhunting hard, Dennis was making his long, uphill trek to a secluded beanfield where he had already made three long sits without any sightings of the buck he was after. A mature, main frame eight point nicknamed “Hank”. Hank was consistently popping up on trail

shed hunting tips and tactics, where to look

The 2019 shed hunting season is here in Illinois and several thousand antlers have hit the ground! Unfortunately, with the snow and ice storms we’ve received here earlier in the winter in West-Central Illinois, the majority of the woods was snow covered for an extended period of time making shed hunters anxiously wait for warmer

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

calling during the pre rut phase can get a bully buck like this one fired up!

Pre Rut Whitetail Hunting Using Calls & Deer Decoys Hunting whitetails during the pre rut can be a great time to get a shot at a mature deer. Couple the right weather conditions, a little scrape monitoring, a good food source, and you can have a successful pre rut whitetail hunt. Monitoring social scrapes during

Glassing for summer whitetails in the midwest

Food plots have taken all the luster of todays whitetail hunting era. Food plots undoubtedly help in attracting and holding deer, but few people realize the potential a small thicket can create for a phenomenal treestand location. The cover and food that a thicket creates will hold and attract mature whitetails season after season. Right