Waterfowl Hunting in Illinois

October 2, 2018- Illinois Waterfowl Hunting Report- Waterfowl hunters along the Mississippi Flyway should expect another great season here in Illinois. The agriculture fields around our duck and goose pits are looking to produce a bountiful harvest for the upcoming waterfowl season. We’re working hard on brushing in our new pits and blinds as we patiently count down the days until the season opener. Waterfowl hunitng dog retrieving a duck in Illinois

Heartland Lodge and Illinois waterfowl hunting cannot be compared to any other duck hunting area in the United States. Hunt diver ducks such as canvasbacks along the great Mississippi & Illinois Rivers, or Mallards, Wood Ducks, and Teal in the flooded bean, corn and millet fields.

Hunt large Canada geese or fast action Snow geese during our Canada and Snow goose seasons!

Many of our waterfowl hunters add a pheasant and quail hunt in the afternoon for a perfect day in the field!

The experience doesn’t end in the field. You’ll instantly feel comfortable with home-cooked meals and friendly staff who are always at Heartland Lodge.