2014 WINGSHOOTING OPPORTUNITIES

Each scheduled wingshooting event is sponsored by the Illinois Department of Natural Resources as well as the organization(s) listed in the sponsors column. For specific information about a scheduled wingshooting event or to register, call the number listed or access the website listed.

For wingshooting events with underlined dates, click on the date of interest to access registration information and forms.

Clinic Date
Clinic Type
Location/Sponsors
Contact Information
March 1, 2014
Youth Wingshooting Clinic &
Pheasant Hunt

Pere Marquette State Park
Grafton, IL (Jersey County)
Sponsors: Alwerdts Pheasant Farm - Altamont, IL; Friends of Pere Marquette State Park Foundation; Green Roof Kennels, Grafton, IL; IFOR - IL Federation of Outdoor Resources; IL National Shoot-To-Retrieve Field Trial Association; Migratory Waterfowl Hunters, Inc.; National Wild Turkey Federation - Midwest Gobblers Chapter; National Wild Turkey Federation - Save the Habitat Save the Hunt; Olin Winchester; Otter Creek Hunting Club and Quail Forever - Illinois Pioneer Chapter

(618) 786-3323
March 22, 2014
Youth Wingshooting Clinic &
Pheasant Hunt
Briar Knoll Hunting & Fishing Club
Amboy, IL (Lee County)
Sponsors: Pheasants Forever - Lee County Chapter and
Briar Knoll Hunting & Fishing Club
(815) 857-2320
March 22, 2014
Youth Wingshooting Clinic &
Pheasant Hunt
Errienna Hunt Club
Morris, IL (Grundy County)
Sponsors: Pheasants Forever - Grundy County Chapter and
Errienna Hunt Club
March 29, 2014
Youth/Women's Wingshooting Clinic & Upland Game Bird Hunt

Twin Oaks Sporting Clays
Mode, IL (Shelby County)
Sponsors: Midwest Clay Targets; National Rifle Association Foundation; National Wild Turkey Federation - Lake Shelbyville Strutters Chapter; Quail Forever - Tri-County Chapter; 3rd Base; Twin Oaks Sporting Clays; Whitetails Unlimited - Taylorville Area Chapter; Windsor Food Center, Windsor, IL

(217) 496-3113
April 5, 2014
Youth/Women's Wingshooting Clinic

Jacksonville Sportsman's Club
Jacksonville, IL (Morgan County)

Sponsors: Jacksonville Ducks Unlimited; Jacksonville Sportsman's Club

April 12-13, 2014
Hunters Wingshooting Clinic
Jim Edgar Panther Creek State Fish & Wildlife Area
Ashland, IL (Cass County)
(217) 452-7741
April 26-27, 2014
Youth/Women's Wingshooting Clinic
Moraine View State Recreation Area
Leroy, IL (McLean County)
Sponsor: McLean County Sportsmen's Club
(309) 724-8032
May 17, 2014
May 18, 2014
Youth/Women's Wingshooting Clinic
World Shooting and Recreational Complex
Sparta, IL (Randolph County)
Sponsors: Friends of the World Shooting and Recreational Complex; National Wild Turkey Federation - Randolph County Cutters and Strutters Chapter
(618) 295-2700
Extension 1


May 31, 2014
June 1, 2014

Hunters Wingshooting Clinic
Des Plaines Conservation Area
Wilmington, IL (Will County)
(217) 785-8129
June 6-8, 2014
Becoming an Outdoors Woman Workshop

Northern Illinois University
Lorado Taft Field Campus

Oregon, IL (Ogle County)

http://www.dnr.illinois.gov/recreation/BOW
June 7, 2014
June 8, 2014
Youth/Women's Wingshooting Clinic

Des Plaines Conservation Area
Wilmington, IL (Will County)

Sponsors: Dale Athletic Club; Eric Fisher, The Free Press Newspaper; German Shorthaired Pointer Club of Illinois; Illinois State Rifle Association; Jackson Township Sportsman's Club; North American Versatile Hunting Dog Association - Illinois Chapter; Pheasants Forever - Grundy County Chapter; Pioneer Valley Sportsman's Association; Sportsmen's Spaniel Club of Calumet; Vizsla Club of Illinois; Weimaraner Club of Northern Illinois; Western Irish Setter Club; Wilmington Chamber of Commerce

(217) 785-8129
June 14, 2014
Youth/Women's Wingshooting Clinic
Jim Edgar Panther Creek State Fish & Wildlife Area
Ashland, IL (Cass county)
Sponsors: National Wild Turkey Federation - Menard County Chapter; Whitetails Unlimited - Sangamon Valley Chapter
(217) 452-7741
June 14-15, 2014
Hunters Wingshooting Clinic
Briar Knoll Hunting & Fishing Club
Amboy, IL (Lee County)
(815) 857-2320
June 21, 2014
June 22, 2014
Youth/Women's Wingshooting Clinic
St. Charles Sportsmen's Club
Elburn, IL (Kane County)
Openings available please call
(630) 363-6180
Aug. 16-17, 2014
Youth/Women's Wingshooting Clinic
Shabonna Lake State Park
Shabonna, IL (DeKalb County)
Sponsors: Pheasants Forever - DeKalb Co. & LaSalle Co. Chapters;
Shabbona & Sycamore Sportsmen's Clubs
(815) 758-2773
Aug. 23, 2014
Aug. 24, 2014
Hunters Wingshooting Clinic
Decatur Gun Club
Decatur, IL (Macon County)

(217) 855-1027
Sept. 6, 2014 (Class Full)
Sept. 7, 2014 (Class Full)
Youth/Women's Wingshooting Clinic
Capel Farm
Fisher, IL (Champaign County)
Sponsors: Friends of the National Rifle Association; Pheasants Forever - Champaign & Piatt County Chapters
(217) 935-6860
Informational Flyer
Sept. 13, 2014
Youth/Women's Wingshooting Clinic
Johnson Sauk Trail State Recreation Area
Kewanee, IL (Henry County)
Sponsors: Pheasants Forever - Henry County Chapter & Rock Island County Chapter
(309) 848-0080 or
(563) 726-3323

Sept. 20, 2014
Sept. 21, 2014

Hunters Wingshooting Clinic
Des Plaines Conservation Area
Wilmington, IL (Will County)
(217) 785-8129
Sept. 26-28 2014
Becoming an Outdoors Woman Workshop

Pere Marquette State Park
Grafton, IL (Calhoun County)

http://www.dnr.illinois.gov/recreation/BOW
Sept. 27, 2014
Youth/Women's Wingshooting Clinic
Oak Ridge Sportsman's Club
Mackinaw, IL (Tazewell County)
Sponsor: Pheasants Forever - IL River Valley Chapter
(309) 243-1854
Sept. 27-28, 2014
National Hunting & Fishing Day

Silver Springs State Fish & Wildlife Area
Yorkville, IL (Kendall County)

http://www.nhfday.org/
Sept, 28, 2014
Youth/Women's Wingshooting Clinic
Decatur Gun Club
Decatur, IL (Macon County)
Sponsor: Decatur Gun Club
(217) 855-1027
Oct. 4, 2014
Youth/Women's Wingshooting Clinic & Upland Game Bird Hunt
CrannieMack Bird Hunting
Hillsboro, IL (Montgomery County)
Sponsor: Quail Forever - Tri-County Chapter
(217) 971-3371
Cancelled
Oct. 4-5, 2014
Hunters Wingshooting Clinic
World Shooting and Recreational Complex
Sparta, IL (Randolph County)
(618) 295-2700
Extension 1
Oct. 18, 2014
Youth Wingshooting Clinic &
Youth Pheasant Hunt
World Shooting and Recreational Complex
Sparta, IL (Randolph County)
Sponsor: Friends of the World Shooting and Recreational Complex
(618) 295-2700
Extension 1

Oct. 18, 2014
Oct. 19, 2014

Hunters Wingshooting Clinic
St. Charles Sportsmen's Club
Elburn, IL (Kane County)
(630) 363-6180
Oct. 25, 2014
Youth Wingshooting Clinic &
Pheasant Hunt
Wild Rural Park Hunting & Fishing Preserve
Waggoner, IL (Macoupin & Montgomery Counties)
Sponsors: Briney's Bird Farm; Lincoln Land Hunter Safety Instructors; Mike Crabtree - Auctioneer; Pheasants Forever - Montogmery & Sangamon County Chapters; Safari Club International - Lincoln Land Chapter; Whitetails Unlimited - Macoupin County Chapter; Wild Rural Park
Hunting & Fishing Preserve
(217) 498-9799
Oct. 26, 2014
Youth/Women's Wingshooting Clinic & Pheasant Hunt
Quail Crossing Hunting Preserve
Hillsboro, IL (Montgomery County)

Sponsor: Quail Forever - Little Blue Stem Chapter
(618) 267-3846
Oct. 25-26, 2014
Youth/Women's Wingshooting Clinic
Ten Mile Creek State Fish and Wildlife Area
McLeansboro, IL (Hamilton County)
(618) 643-2862
Nov. 5, 2014
Healing Outside Of A Hospital (HOOAH) Wingshooting Activity

Dewey's Hunting Preserve
Heyworth, IL
(McLean County)
Sponsors: HOOAH Deer Hunt for Heroes; McLean County Sportsmen's Club; Kahuna Payment Solutions, Bloomington, IL

 


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