About the preserve


We manage 1600 acres of prime habitat, our fields are a mix of manicured grasses with no corn field or milo strips! Experience a better hunting experience where you can see dogs operate at their full potential!

Field Size

Our fields range from 12-60 acres with larger fields available at booking. You can count on easy walking in nearly every field!

Group Size

With our vast acres of hunt able property up to 36 hunters can be accommodated. Maximum of 5 hunters per field. Accommodations may be available larger groups.


The lodge is set on a quiet property, sleeps 10 comfortably and has a private bathroom in each room. We also have a house available that will accommodate 4. There is a two night minimum for either location.

Private Rental

We offer full access for corporations, field trial clubs and organizations.

Note: To hunt, we require a blaze orange hat and vest.

Booking a hunt


Call or text (217)720-2901
Tell us how many birds you want set
Ask for a guide(if you want one)
Schedule a date and time


11 Lakecrest Ln. Hillsboro, IL
Sign in & pay
Listen to a quick safety intro
Have a cup of coffee


Head to your field
Unload the dogs
Load the guns
Get ready to have some fun

Membership highlights



Access to homing pigeons, training fields, and a pond for water work from April 15th to August 15th at no additional charge. Enjoy a 10% discount on both game birds and dog training as well as 10 complimentary quail. Free hat and shirt are also provided. There will be a limited number of memberships offered



Includes 5 quail, 5 chukar and 5 pheasants. 10% off all additional birds purchased and dog training. Dog training, pigeons, fields, and water work access is included. Free hat and shirt are also provided.

Standard Plus


Enjoy all of the amenities of our Standard membership plus access to additional training areas and new for this year Dove fields! The dove hunting will be by reservation (no charge) ask about the guest policy!


Private Agreement

Treat your clients, employees, and friends to a fantastic hunting experience! Our friendly staff will welcome your group to the clubhouse, provide an excellent guided field experience, and delicious table fare. We will take care of you from start to finish and you will have access to all of our amenities!

We are full for 2023.

Memberships are not required to book your hunt.

New for 2023-24

Dove Hunting special

Starting September 5, 2023 we are offering a Dove Hunting package! Hunts last 1/2 of a day for a group size of 4-5. Snacks and refreshments are included.

Non-Member Rate

$300/ group

Member Rate

$250/ group

Pricing Table

We pride ourselves in having some of the lowest prices & packages in the industry.


$10/ bird


$17/ bird


$22/ bird


$26/ bird

Contact & Location


11 Lakecrest Ln.
Hillsboro, IL 62049