The Best of Wingshooting & Fine Guns

2014 READERS & WRITERS ADVENTURES

 

In 18 years hosting our Readers & Writers Adventures, we’ve shared wingshoots in some of the most amazing destinations in the world. This year we’re visiting some of our recent mainstays as well as new favorites. For more information on joining our 2014 Readers & Writers Adventures, contact Associate Publisher “Terry” Bombeke, 207-594-9544; tbombeke@shootingsportsman.com.

 

 

 


 

WINGHAVEN LODGE

Dates: Dec. 4 - 8

Location: Marion, KY

Description: Quail on the Bourbon Trail!  This no-limit opportunity shows hunters upward of 200 birds per day! More important, the birds are managed to be great flyers! The action is close to being non-stop.  The lodge’s club-like atmosphere is highlighted by its famous bourbon bar, featuring some of the finest Kentucky single-barrel bourbons to be found!  

Host: Bruce Buck, Contributing Editor

Price: $4,289

Price includes: hunting, lodging, meals, ammunition, licenses, gratuities, airport transfer

Not included: airfare, taxes, cost of shipping birds

Airport: Nashville, TN

 


PINE HILL PLANTATION

Dates: Feb. 19 – 23, 2015 

Location: Donalsonville, GA

Description:  A regal hunt for a regal gamebird.  Authentic South Georgia bobwhite hunting from mule-drawn wagons.  Pine Hill’s reputation for producing explosive covey rises on its 6,000-acre spread has become well known for a reason.  If you bring a .410, you'd better be good!  Luxury lodging and world-class cuisine round out an offering that earned Pine Hill the title of 2013 Orvis Lodge of the Year.

Host: Bruce Buck, Contributing Editor

Price: $4,650

Price includes: hunting, lodging, meals, licenses, ammunition, airport transfer

Not included: airfare, taxes, gratuities, cost of shipping birds

Airport: Tallahassee, FL

 

 


FIRESTEEL CREEK LODGE

SOLD OUT  

Dates: Nov. 1 - 5

Location: Isabel, SD

Description: “Small group” hunting for wild pheasants, sharptail grouse and Hungarian partridge in some of the West’s finest open country.  Superb hunting, off-the-charts hospitality and a charming lodge make this a true favorite among SSM readers.  Hardly anyone leaves Firesteel without a strong desire to return.

Host: Terry Bombeke, Associate Publisher

Price: $3,399

Price includes: hunting, lodging, meals, licenses , ammunition, airport transfer

Not included: Airfare, taxes, gratuities, cost of shipping birds

Airport: Bismarck, ND