As wild as it gets! Giles Island offers duck hunting in a "True Natural Environment" in flooded timber, lakes and sloughs.
Located in the middle of the Mississippi Flyway, we have fixed blinds positioned in just the right spot on our sloughs and lakes. These are all accessible by truck. Of course, we always go where the ducks are located. Our guides are constantly scouting to keep up with the whereabouts of the greenheads. As you know, the first time in a spot is the best. That's why we rarely hunt the same spot 2 days in a row unless we are having to beat the ducks off of us. A lot of times, especially during high river level, we will find ducks deep in the backwater enjoying the wild sweet pecans that are floating or a food plot that has recently gone under water. In those situations, we generally access by boat. We will hunt them from a boat blind or get out and wade. We have even hung-out on deer stands to duck hunt. Now, that's an exciting hunt!
DATES & RATES
Last 3 weeks in January
$850 per person. 2 person, 2 day minimum to book a hunt.
Hunt includes 1 guided morning session, 1 night lodging, meals, guide fee and chef gratuity.
$200 non-hunting guest fee per night for anyone accompanying a hunter. This fee is applied for meals and lodging.
Arrival 5:00pm day before the hunt and Departure 12:00pm on the last day
We only offer morning duck hunts. Your afternoons can be used for R & R at our relaxing Antlers Lodge,watch deer from a stand, trap shooting or taking a "Ride with the Guide" as they go scouting for your next morning hunt. We can also take you to your car across the river if you would like to visit the historic city of Natchez, MS for golf, gambling, shopping or sightseeing.
Please provide your own shotgun and shells for the hunt. We have shells for sale in the gift shop should you run low.
A Mississippi or Louisiana license and stamps are both acceptable to duck hunt on Giles Island.