Archery – November
Muzzleloader – January
Iowa is known for some of the biggest bucks in the lower 48, and zone 5 ranks right near the top. Come hunt some of the best farm ground in the state consisting of 3,750 contiguous acres including well established food plots and travel corridors. Hunt all day (if desired) from strategically placed, extremely comfortable ladder stands. The outfitter limits the number of hunters to 8-12 per year with a max of four hunters in camp at one time. Having been on the property for 10 years, and being a long time outfitter, he has tremendous knowledge of the farm and how to effectively hunt the mature deer that live there. This is a legitimate 150″/160″+ opportunity hunt.
Located near Chariton, Iowa you are only about an hour away from Des Moines International Airport. Zone 5 is going to take you four preference points to draw the archery tag and one preference point to draw a muzzleloader tag. WTA TAGS can help you either apply or build points for the future. Nice farm house lodging and good meal are included. If you do not want to rent a car, transportation from the airport can be arranged through the outfitter.
4 day hunts, with additional days available for $500 per day.
$5500 4 day hunt – Archery
$6000 4 day – Muzzleloader
$500 per additional day can be purchased in camp if needed.
includes food, lodging, in-field transportation, in-field trophy prep
license, airfare to and from, transportation from
Fly to Des Moines, IA – rent car and drive to camp near Chariton, IA
Easy: Somewhat easy walking when it comes to physicality. Minimal walking or hiking and terrain is very accessible. Mostly hunting from blinds or tree stands.
Moderate: Physicality is somewhat moderate to advanced. Spot and stalk method of hunting as well as some hunting from blinds. Terrain can vary from prairies to mountains at higher elevations.
Difficult: Requires an advanced degree of physical endurance. Terrain is typically more mountainous and hunting can take place at higher elevation.
Extreme: Most difficult and physically demanding hunts. Requires advanced to extreme endurance and terrain or game pursued may involve dangerous situations.