With fall comes one thing that many Midwestern’s love: hunting season. For this month’s September #ShowMeMoberly blog we are showcasing the hunting assets here in Randolph County.
Whether you are an avid or beginner bow hunter there are two facilities here in Randolph County to practice at.
The first location is East Fork Archery in Hunstville. The indoor facility can accommodate 22 shooters at a time. It is an exclusive shooting club, but if you are not a member don’t worry because there is only a $5 shooting fee. If you are interested in learning more give them at call at 660-651-3175 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Having been in business since 1988, Lucas Archery provides a one-stop shop for all your archery needs. No matter your level of expertise they can offer one-on-one training to advance your archery skills and are a licensed Hoyt and Elite Dealer. You can find Lucas Archery at 2571 Highway DD in Moberly. Call 660-263-5188 for more information.
The next hunting location highlighted is a 6,200-acre ranch in Hunstville called Trophy County. This facility allows deer hunting, turkey, game birds and game fish. For those that are wanting to stay on site their lodging facility holds up to 70 people. Want to learn more? Click on this link.
If you enjoy hunting birds Heggemeier Game Farm and Kennels is the great location to do that. This private hunting area with over 1200 acres of land has a maintained habitat which was created for a variety of bird species like, pheasant, chukar, quail, Hungarian, partridge and mallard ducks. Birds and ducks aren’t the only animals that can be hunted on their land, other options include deer, wild turkey, squirrel, woodcock, snow geese, Canadian geese and dove. Heggemeier Farms is located in Higbee, Missouri. For more information you can click here or call them at 660-676-0776.
With more than 5,500 acres of private hunting property Gunn Creek Outfitters is one last place in Randolph County that provides your hunting needs. This location in Huntsville, Missouri has guided Missouri whitetail deer, eastern turkey, wild and planted pheasant, quail and chucker hunts for over 18 years in North Central Missouri. An on-site lodge that has 14 bedrooms is available to stay close by while hunting, which includes meals and a full kitchen. Learn more about Gunn Creek here.
If are a beginner in the hunting world or you need to upgrade your equipment AK’s Guns and Ammo in Historic Downtown Moberly provides all hunting equipment for purchase. They will be hosting a Hunter Education and Safety Course on October 6th from 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. at their location on 209 North 4th Street. Click here if you are interested in registering.
These are the hidden hunting gems in Randolph County that are perfect for your next staycation or great for any group outing. We hope you will #VisitMoberly and experience all that we have to offer.