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.

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

New for 2023

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 all on your game birds all season! There will be a limited number of memberships offered


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!


The Gold Package lives up to it's name…As a gold member you will have access to the training facilities, dove fields, preferred booking times and dates (if booked within 2 weeks of your hunt). Kennel access for up to 2 dogs (November-March) Discounted Guided hunts with dogs if needed, bird packaging, and a free scratch bird hunt each month (Nov.-March) As with every package you will receive a 10% discount on game birds!!! Very limited availability.

Pricing Table

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


$10/ bird


$15/ bird


$22/ bird

Contact & Location


11 Lakecrest Ln.
Hillsboro, IL 62049