Hunt Program

 

The California Waterfowl Hunt Program has hunts for all ages and abilities. Through our relationships with private landowners and outfitters, the program includes over 70 individual properties encompassing over 60,000 acres. Each applicant has an extensive variety of hunts to choose from including some of the most prestigious and exclusive waterfowl hunting clubs in the country.  

       


General Hunt Program-Lottery hunts** NEXT HUNT DEADLINE - DECEMBER 17TH **

Lottery applications can be submitted for $5 per hunter per hunt for general, youth,  family, and mobility impaired hunts.To enter the lottery for waterfowl, dove, turkey, and pig hunts. CLICK HERE......

 

Veteran Hunt Program-Free!

CWA has partnered with private duck clubs and landowners to offer these special opportunities.  Potential hunters will submit an application and apply for specific hunt dates and locations throughout California. Preference will go to wounded servicemen and women and to new, first-time waterfowl hunters. CLICK HERE......

 

Women's Hunt Program-First-come, first served

Women are the one demographic of hunters that is growing and California Waterfowl is recognizing this trend by hosting three women’s waterfowl events during the 2016-17 waterfowl season. CLICK HERE........

 

Family Hunt Program (Grizzly Ranch, Suisun Marsh)- First-come, first served

This is a great opportunity to get hunting families jump-started into the exciting world of waterfowling while learning safe and responsible hunting skills, All family hunting opportunities at Grizzly Ranch will be filled via first-come, first served registration. These hunts offer guided and unguided hunting opportunities. Youth hunters need to be accompanied by an adult (21 or older) chaperone. Overnight lodging and Saturday meals will be provided. CLICK HERE........

 

Youth Hunt Program (Rancho Esquon, Durham)- First-come, first served

First-come, first-serve hunting opportunity for youth hunters at Rancho Esquon, Durham. These youth hunts are unguided in rice fields. Hunters will be dropped off at a blind that is ready to hunt (stools and decoys are provided). Youth hunters need to be accompanied by an adult  chaperone (21 or older). Overnight lodging and Saturday meals are provided.  Hunters show up Friday evening at 8:00 p.m. This is a youth only hunt. CLICK HERE........

 

Free Apprentice Pheasant Hunts- Free drawing

Any "new" hunter who has gotten their hunter safety certificate since July 1, 2012 is eligible to apply for a FREE upland gamebird hunt at gamebird club of their choice.  Hunters drawn can bring a 2nd hunter of their choice along with them on the hunt.  Youth hunters need to be accompanied by an adult (21 or older) chaperone. 

For Apprentice Pheasant hunt drawing results, CLICK HERE........

 

Duck Camp

The two and a half day event is a complete introduction to the art of waterfowling.  This year will represent the  5th Annual Duck Camp at Grizzly Ranch.   Meals, lodging, loaner gear, and duck hunts on Saturday and Sunday are included!    CLICK HERE......