BIRD HAVEN RANCH

Hunt on the famed Bird Haven Ranch. Bordering Howard Slough Wildlife Area, Little Dry Creek Wildlife Area and Butte Creek makes Bird Haven Ranch an absolute turkey hotspot. Hunters will hunt from predetermined blinds.

Special conditions: At least one hunter must be a junior.

Capacity: Two hunters          

Hunt date:  2018 hunt application deadline has passed.

HOODOO ISLAND—YOUTH HUNT

HooDoo Island, a portion of the Little Dry Creek Wildlife Area in Butte and Glenn counties, consists of 130 acres of pristine wetland and riparian habitat. Butte Creek and Howard Slough flow around the island, creating a wildlife corridor teeming with wild turkeys, wood ducks and other wildlife.

Special conditions: At least one hunter must be a junior.

Capacity: Three hunters (two juniors and one adult) 

Hunt dates: December 1 and 8

HOODOO ISLAND—VETERAN HUNT

Application type: Special veteran hunt

Cost: Free

HooDoo Island, a portion of the Little Dry Creek Wildlife Area in Butte and Glenn counties, consists of 130 acres of pristine wetland and riparian habitat. Butte Creek and Howard Slough flow around the island, creating a wildlife corridor teeming with wild turkeys, wood ducks and other wildlife.

Food and lodging provided.

Hunt dates: 2018 hunt application deadline has passed; check back next spring!

A veteran poses with a turkey he shot at HooDoo Island with California Waterfowl.

BUTTE CREEK ISLAND RANCH/SANBORN SLOUGH

This hunt will take place on either Butte Creek Island Ranch or Sanborn Slough.   Totaling 300+ acres these properties  sit between Butte Creek and Cherokee Canal, across from the Little Dry Creek Unit of the Upper Butte Basin Wildlife Area.

Capacity: Two hunters 

Hunt Date:  Hunt on a mutually agreeable date November 10-December 9

A hunter poses with a turkey he shot at California Waterfowl's Butte Creek Island Ranch property.

 

MERLO WATERFOWL COMPANY

This turkey hunt will take place on one of many ranches that Merlo maintains. With over 20 ranches in Butte and Glenn counties, finding a turkey hunt should not be a problem. This is a one-day, fully guided hunt for a junior hunter and adult. For more information, click here.

Special conditions: At least one hunter must be a junior.

Capacity: Three hunters (two juniors and one non-shooting adult)

Hunt date: 2018 hunt application deadline has passed; check back next spring!

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