Watermelon Pond Plantation
Kate Boulos, Owner
Public or Private Destination: Public
Type of Shoots: Field
Game/Birds Offered: Quail, Pheasant, Chukar and Turkey
Gun Dogs: Available
Other Hunting/Sporting Opportunities: Whitetail Deer/Horseback Riding
FLORIDA QUAIL HUNTING
Enjoy a day quail hunting in Florida with great professionally trained bird dogs, experienced guides and fast flying quail! We offer some of the best quail habitat and upland bird hunting in North Central Florida.
Florida quail hunting is great due to the mild winter weather. Quail hunting Florida was once a common pastime attracating many visitors from up north. Due to suburban sprawl and loss of habitat, quail hunting in Florida and quail populations in general have drastically declined in the past 20 years. We hope to bridge the gap by offering you, the hunter, excellent grounds and good, fast flying birds.
We are not a commercial quail hunting preserve with multiple parties hunting the same properties.We are a small family run operation. You will have unlimited access to your own private area and one on one attention from our guides.
We can also provide pheasant hunting for a change of pace.
Add a little good ol' southern hospitaility & some home cookin'and your trip is sure to be memorable, enjoyable & productive. Bring your own dogs or use ours and one of our guides.
1/2 Day Quail Hunt: $300 Full Day Quail Hunt:$500
Opportunity to harvest 12 birds per person Opportunity to harvest 24 birds per person
Includes Guides,Dogs and Transportation Includes Guides, Dogs and Transportation
to and from fields. to and from fields and lunch.
Birds are cleaned and prepared to take Birds are cleaned and prepared to take
home at .75 cents each. home at .75 cents each.
Extra birds above the limit: $6.00 each Extra birds above the limit:$6.00 each.
NO HUNTING LICENSE REQUIRED
OSCEOLA TURKEY HUNTING
WE OFFER SOME OF THE BEST OSCEOLA WILD TURKEY HUNTING TO BE FOUND. FLORIDA TURKEY HUNTING IS A CHALLENGE BUT ALSO EXTREMELY REWARDING. YEAR ROUND FOOD PLOTS AND SUPPLEMENTAL FEEDING OF QUALITY HIGH PROTEIN, HIGH FAT FEEDS SUCH AS SUNFLOWERS, CHUFAS & SORGHUM, TEND TO MAKE OUR WILD TURKEYS A BIT MORE PREDICTABLE. SPRING FOOD PLOTS PRODUCE AN ABUNDANCE OF INSECTS TO MEET THE PROTEIN NEEDS OF POULTS, WHICH IN TURN GROW INTO LARGE, BEAUTIFUL OSCEOLA GOBBLERS.
WE OFFER FALL TURKEY HUNTING AND SPRING TURKEY HUNTING.
EACH GUEST IS TREATED TO ONE ON ONE ATTENTION.
OUR GROUNDS ENCOMPASS OVER 800 ACRES & ARE SURROUNDED BY OVER 5,500 ACRES OF NON HUNTED LAND. YOUR TURKEY HUNT WILL BE PRIVATE, QUIET & SECLUDED! TURKEY HUNTING IS EXTREMELY LIMITED.
JOIN US THIS YEAR FOR YOUR SPRING TURKEY HUNT!
EARLY RESERVATIONS ARE STRONGLY RECOMMENDED!
$400.00 per day per hunter.
Lodge has 2 bedrooms, 2 baths, large great room, full kitchen, patio, AC & heat, wood stove and direct tv with large flat screen TV.
Lodge Rental Rates: $70.00 per night per hunter.
$85.00 per night; non hunters:
All bookings require half of the fee as a security deposit. Deposit is refundable if notified of cancellation 48 hours in advance of arrival date. Meals are not included.
*Trophy Fees: 20 pounds and over or 11" inch beard and greater: $300.00
*Resident or Non Resident License & Turkey Stamp Required.
Fall Turkey Season:
Sept. 17 - Oct. 16, 2011 Bow Only
Sept. 17 - Oct. 21,2011 Crossbow or bow only
Oct. 22 - Nov. 4. 2011 Muzzleloader, crossbow or bow
Nov. 5, 2011 - Jan. 1, 2012 Legal rifles, shotguns, muzzleloaders, crossbows, bows and pistols
Spring Turkey: Youth:
March 10-11, 2012
Spring Turkey Season: (Central Zone)
March 17 - April 22, 2012
DEER HUNTING IS ALSO AVAILABLE
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