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Opportunities and Season Highlights for 2015

 

Western PA Guided Spring Turkey Hunt -- May 28 - May 31, 2015

Guided turkey hunting on 170 acres of private land that includes 50 acres of fields and 120 acres of woods that provide great cover and bedding areas.

Arrival will be on Thursday, hunters can settle in and tour the property and then have dinner at the lodge. Hunting will take place on Friday and Saturday during the day; evenings will be spent gathering and relaxing at the lodge. Multiple ground blinds will be available as well as set ups in natural cover depending on hunter’s preference, all within easy walking distance or ATV accessible. Shotguns, bows and crossbows are all permitted. The lodge is a newly remodeled, fully-equipped house right on the property that includes five bedrooms and a large great room ideal for gathering and dining. Home-cooked meals will be provided. The lodge includes all amenities and comforts of home.


4th Annual BC Black Bear hunt with Skinner Creek Hunts -- May 31 - June 07, 2015

Skinner Creeks Hunts is honored to once again to host a spring bear hunt in BC, Canada. This is the fourth annual WWIA bear hunt that my wife Julie and I have hosted. The first three were awesome, with all of the deserving young men going home with trophy caliber bears. We look forward to another successful hunt in 2015. This is our way of saying thanks to the men and women in uniform that sacrificed so much to keep us free and safe.

Thanks again for WWIA for providing a platform for us to give a little back.
Doug and Julie McMann

www.skinnercreekhunts.com


2015 "Camp Stillwater" 4th Annual Chinook fishing trip -- June 05 - June 08, 2015

"WWIA Camp Stillwater" Hosts John and Dawn Koenig and friends of "John's Guide Service" are proud to bring our warriors our 4th Annual Spring Chinook (King Salmon) Two day fishing trip for 4 Angler/Warriors on the world famous Skagit River. All tackle/gear and instruction provided during these two fully guided 6-8 hour days of action packed fishing. All fish will be professionally processed and packaged for our warriors return trip home. Warrior/Anglers applying for this trip should be able to stand for long periods of time in a boat and able to cast, fight and reel in large salmon.

This event also occurs during our annual WWIA Fundraising Event and Warrior/Anglers applying for this event will be asked to attend our annual event at the end of our first day of fishing for an evening of fun, food, live music, and live auction to help fund and support all of our "Camp Stillwater" events.

Warrior/Anglers will feel right at home here out our WWIA "Camp Stillwater" facility and it's recently completed "Warrior Bunkhouse": https://www.facebook.com/WwiaCampStillwater


AL Inshore/Offshore -- June 11 - June 14, 2015

Inshore fishing (Speckled Trout, Red Fish, Flounder) Off Shore fishing ( Red Snapper, Grouper, Trigger, Amberjack, King Mackerel, Spanish Mackerel)


RACING - Dells Raceway -- June 12 - June 14, 2015

Spend 2 days with the Assembly Products Race Team, from practice to the actual race you’ll be down in the pits or spotting from the top. If hunting and fishing isn’t “your thing”, come on out for some speed at the race track. A great time with a great team and an up close and personal look into the world of racing!


AK Halibut Fishing -- June 19 - June 24, 2015

ALASKA, YES, Seward, ALASKA, a place where dreams come true.  Enjoy a custom 3 day, 2 night  Halibut, Rockfish and Silver Salmon  Fishing trip with a  Kenai Fjords National Park tour.  A trip with ample time for lots of whales, sea life, sea birds, and glaciers. Package also includes up to 2 nights lodging  in our Bed and Breakfast before and after the 3 day cruise, all fish filleting,  processing/vacuum seal/ freeze and pack, and all meals and transportation required for trip once in Seward, also includes the lifelong memories created on this once in a lifetime journey for up to 4 of our Wounded Warrior heroes. Fishing is with INN and OUT Charters, Inc,  www.akcustomcharters.com   on the vessel,  Karemar and lodging is with  www.kenaifjordsbandb.com


FUNDRAISER: Hudson Farm Sporting Clay Tournament -- June 25 - June 26, 2015

Sparta, NJ.  50 Round Sporting Clay Tournament on the grounds of beautiful Hudson Farm.  Open to the public, $150 fee in advance, go to Hudson Farm website to register. http://www.hudsonfarmnj.com/events.  


RACING - Lucas Oil Raceway -- July 23 - July 25, 2015

Spend a day with the Assembly Products Race Team, from practice to the actual race you’ll be down in the pits or spotting from the top.  If hunting and fishing isn’t “your thing”, come on out for some speed at the race track.  A great time with a great team and an up close and personal look into the world of racing!


2015 African Safari -- July 25 - August 01, 2015

The African Hunting Gazette is honored to send a Purple Heart Combat Veteran to hunt in South Africa with Daggaboy Safaris for Impalla and Blesbok. Taxidermy and Shipping included. You must have a current passport.


2015 Ohio: Lake Erie Trophy Walleye Fishing -- July 31 - August 03, 2015

Beautiful Lake Erie and excellent weather in the Beautiful host town of Ashtabula, Ohio. What better setting for six combat wounded HEROES then the Shores of Lake Erie in Northeast Ohio.

Experience Lake Erie at its finest long considered to be the “Walleye Capital of the World”!

Walleye Capital of the World Our group of experienced boat Captains and fishermen invite six combat wounded Heroes to spend a great weekend on Lake Erie chasing our World Class Trophy Walleye. RV camping on the banks of the beautiful Ashtabula River and enjoy Lake Erie Style “Surf & Turf” plus a good old fashion fish fry. Our Heroes can also enjoy an evening or two of camaraderie and storytelling around a campfire. Story tellers provided free of charge.


2015 4th Annual Washington State Black Bear Hunt -- August 02 - August 09, 2015

"Camp Stillwater" 4th Annual Washington State Black Bear Hunt

"WWIA Camp Stillwater" Hosts John and Dawn Koenig and friends of "John's Guide Service" are proud to bring our warriors the 4th Annual Washington State Black Bear Hunt! A fully guided Black Bear hunt for 4 Warrior/Hunters (1 guide per 2 hunters) with full time second generation guide John Koenig of "Johns Guide Service" and his trusted associate guide Brian Bennet. This is a modern firearm fair chase spot and stalk hunting for Black Bear in the foothills of the North Cascade mountains. (Warrior/Hunters should be in reasonably good shape and able to hike over somewhat rough terrain up to 8 miles in a day. Arrangements can be made for disabled warriors to be able to be driven along the hundreds of miles of logging roads to hunt but they must be able to get out of a vehicle to glass and shoot long distances over a logging clear cut.) All warrior hunters must provide their own high caliber modern firearm and all firearms should be zeroed in before the trip at 200 yards. Shots can range from 30 yards to over 300 yards.

In consideration for being permitted to participate in the hunting activities of "John's Guide Service", all hunters will agree and acknowledge that hunting has inherent risks, hazards and dangers for anyone that cannot be eliminated, particularly in a wilderness environment. THESE RISKS, HAZARDS, AND DANGERS INCLUDE WITHOUT LIMITATIONS: 1.) Outdoor hazards in driving and hunting in the mountains. 2.) Hiking in rugged country. 3.) Injuries from hunting equipment and other participants. 4.) Encounters with wildlife, animals and insects. 5.) Temperature extremes. 6.) Incelment weather conditions and unavailability of immediate medical attention in the wilderness in case of injury.

All Hunters participating in a hunt with "John's Guide Service" need to understand that these activities require good physical condition and a degree of knowledge necessary to engage in these activities safely. All hunters born after 1972 must complete a Washington State approved hunter safety education course or obtain a military waiver from the state weather or not they reside in the State of Washington to be able to purchase their hunting licenses.

Warrior/Hunters will feel right at home here out our WWIA "Camp Stillwater" facility based right here in the Foothills of the majestic North Cascade Mountain Range getting to know each other and relaxing after a long days hunt:https://www.facebook.com/WwiaCampStillwater


RACING - Toledo Speedway -- August 03 - August 05, 2015

Spend 2 days with the Assembly Products Race Team, from practice to the actual race you’ll be down in the pits or spotting from the top.   If hunting and fishing isn’t “your thing”, come on out for some speed at the race track.  A great time with a great team and an up close and personal look into the world of racing!


WWIA Annual Alligator Hunt -- August 21 - August 24, 2015

Hunt alligators aboard airboats with professional guides in the lakes and swamps of Central Florida. A once-in-a-lifetime opportunity!


Phillips Chain of Lakes Charity Musky Classic -- August 22 - August 22, 2015


Eagle River Muskie Chal-lunge -- September 11 - September 13, 2015

Some of the best Muskie fishing in the world takes place in the beautiful northwoods of Wisconsin. Nestled in those woods is the pristine Eagle River Chain of Lakes. Here is your opportunity to spend a day Muskie fishing the Chain with some of the nicest, most experienced fishermen in the area.

http://www.eagleriver.org/


6th Annual NY Upland Bird Hunt/Couples Retreat -- September 25 - September 28, 2015

6th Annual Upstate New York Bird Hunt and Couples Retreat- in Memory of James Reisdorf, WWIA Associate

The Upstate New York Bird Hunt and Couples Retreat is unique to WWIAF because we not only Honor our Wounded Hero's, but include their spouse. We believe that not only is the Wounded Warrior a Hero, the spouse that is supporting them daily is as well.

Mary Lou Merow- Reisdorf, WWIAF Associate, and friends are honored to offer this hunt September 25th through 28th 2015. This hunt is typically offered to four couples.

The Hero's and wives will start their weekend off Friday. They arrive and will be taken to their hotel. After they have dropped their things off they will join the host family for a relaxed dinner at Bear Hill Hunt Club.

Sat is when the real fun begins! The Men (and women if they choose) will go to Whispering Pines Bird Sanctuary and Hunt Club for some guided Pheasant and Chucker hunting. The Women will enjoy a relaxing wine tour in the area. Saturday evening everyone meets back at Whispering Pines for a Game dinner with supporters, family and friends. Sunday the men will again go hunting while the Women enjoy a brunch and spa time. The event will wrap up with a quiet dinner Sunday evening.


2015 "Camp Stillwater" 2nd Biennial SALMON SLAM -- September 25 - September 28, 2015

"WWIA Camp Stillwater" Hosts John and Dawn Koenig and friends of "John's Guide Service" are proud to bring our warriors "Salmon Slam 2015" Guaranteed to flat wear out even the fittest Warrior/Angler's arms!! On our odd years here in the Pacific Northwest we receive the largest run of Salmon to hit our waters. Pink Salmon (Humpies) are the smallest of the 5 salmon species (4-6 Pound avg.)... but the most abundant. 100 plus fish days are not at all uncommon on these extremely aggressive hard fighting salmon. This is truly one of those fishing experiences you will never ever forget... One to tell the grand-kids about. This time of year is also the start of our "Coho-Mojo" fishery on our Coho Salmon (Silver Salmon, 6-8 pound average) Our personal favorite table fare fish here at the Koenig household. This is a great fishing opportunity for the beginner and experienced angler alike!! This is also a great fishing opportunity for even some of our more severely wounded warrior/anglers. Standing is not required to join this very wheelchair accessible event... Just strong enough arms to reel in fish, after fish, after fish!! All tackle, bait and gear are provided during this fully guided event for 4 Warrior/Anglers.

Warrior/Anglers will feel right at home here out our WWIA "Camp Stillwater" facility and it's recently completed "Warrior Bunkhouse": https://www.facebook.com/WwiaCampStillwater


Southwest Oregon Bear Hunt -- October 01 - October 05, 2015

Quite possibly the largest black bear population in the Northwest just so happens to be on the ranches our hunting club is privileged to host this fall. Action packed and thrilling big bear adventures, guaranteed to make memories that last a life time! Located in the beautiful Siskiyou mountains in South West Oregon. Lodging will be at the beautiful Cedar Ranch with home cooked meals provided!


WI Musky on a Fly -- October 05 - October 08, 2015

Musky hunt the famed trophy waters of Northwest Wisconsin. Float the Chipewa and Flambeau Rivers and fly cast to the fabled apex predator the muskellunge. Two days guided fishing from western style drift boats with patient guides who are expert in helping beginner to advanced anglers chase the fish of ten thousand casts. Enjoy peaceful evenings on the banks of the flambeau river in a newly remodeled river house that is ideal for entertaining and sleeping guides and guests. All meals including a traditional walleye shore lunch along with all fly fishing gear necessary for a successful outing are provided. Bring appropriate clothing, polarized sunglasses and a positive attitude.


TN BOWHUNT whitetail -- October 09 - October 12, 2015

Located 2 hours southwest of Nashville TN, DoubleCreek is a log home property set in the woods surrounded by hundreds of acres of bountiful wildlife. This event is being hosted by an avid hunter/outdoorsman and his wife who feel privileged to offer this excellent whitetail deer hunting opportunity. Home cooked meals and lodging provided.

Testimonial from 2013 hero participants:
“From the property to the people, it was all first class”
“The lodge itself is beautiful with amazing views all around”
“Our hosts Dennis and Shelley are some of the nicest people I have ever met”
“This was a great opportunity to get away from the stress of daily life”


RACING - Lacrosse Speedway -- October 09 - October 11, 2015

Spend 2 days with the Assembly Products Race Team, from practice to the actual race you’ll be down in the pits or spotting from the top.   If hunting and fishing isn’t “your thing”, come on out for some speed at the race track.  A great time with a great team and an up close and personal look into the world of racing!


Bayfield Cast & Blast, 2015 -- October 15 - October 19, 2015

(3) Heroes, will fly into Duluth, MN and drive an hour to a big woods paradise with plenty of fish to catch and whitetail deer to hunt in Northern Wisconsin.

Our hosts at Scenic Drive resort will greet you and show you to your log cabin with a great lake view.

The morning of the 15th will be a meet and greet at their lodge so we can all get to know each other and get the camaraderie started.

Musky, Walleye, Smallmouth and Largemouth bass abound in these waters and  as seen in the lodge, the woods are teaming with giant white tailed bucks.  If walking is a struggle, we have access to private lands with ATV's.

3 days of hunting and fishing.  Depending on flight times, we'll try to sneak in some other outdoor fun.  The night time shenanigans will also be memorable.

Even though you'll have your hands full with our hunts, wait until you taste the food that's waiting for you. One night, a traditional northwoods fish fry complete with live music.  Another night, we will be dining at Scenic Drive resort for a surprise meal you won't be disappointed with.  Breakfasts will be a treat at the Delta Diner, a refurbished box car, with some of the best food on earth and as featured on Travel Channel and Food Network, they will have your fuel tank full for a full day excursion in the woods or water. 

Your guides are no slouches.  You will be fishing with either Jeff Evans, who's been on the cover of Bassmaster Magazine and is the go to guide for TV personality Babe Winkleman, or David Brown, host of the TV show, Keye's Outdoors.  Either guide will put you on giant fish.  Last year's heroes caught 20 largemouth and smallmouth bass, with most of them being over 5 pounds each!  One lucky warrior caught a 38" musky.

We have also made arrangements for you to archery hunt whitetail deer.  Both locations are areas of private land, with food plots, that have a history of producing huge bucks.


Western PA Guided Archery Deer Hunt -- October 15 - October 18, 2015

Guided archery deer hunting on 170 acres of private land that includes 50 acres of crops to attract deer and 120 acres of woods that provide great cover and bedding areas.

Arrival will be on Thursday.  Hunters can settle in and tour the property and then have dinner at the lodge. Hunting will take place on Friday and Saturday during the day; evenings will be spent gathering and relaxing at the lodge.  Multiple tree stands and ground blinds will be available depending on hunter’s preference, all within easy walking distance or ATV accessible. The lodge is a newly remodeled, fully-equipped house right on the property that includes five bedrooms and a large great room ideal for gathering and dining. Home-cooked meals will be provided.  The lodge includes all amenities and comforts of home.  


PA Cast & Blast -- October 16 - October 19, 2015

Saturday will be dedicated to bird shooting and Sunday to fishing. In addition, accommodations will be available for anyone interested to stay over Sunday night.

Friday, Arrival anytime after 12:00PM. Welcoming cookout at Fox Gap, trap shooting, pond fishing, unpack gear, mix and mingle. Dinner around 6:30PM at Gravel Spring, followed by cards, pool, darts,TV, fire pit, etc. Shooting teams for Saturday determined.

Saturday, Breakfast at Gravel Spring. One team will shoot early AM and late PM. Other team will reverse pattern. Lunch at Gravel Spring. Group photos at lunch break. Bird clean up at Fox Gap, dinner around 6:30PM at Gravel Spring. Evening activities similar to Friday.

Sunday, Breakfast followed by fishing. Participants will proceed by vehicle to nearby private water. RV’s will be staged there for lav facilities, changing area, food and beverages. Guides will partner with participants and head out to designated beats. Fishing teams are on their own and can return to base for breaks, food, etc. when desired. Fishing will conclude at time yet to be determined. Everyone will proceed back to Gravel Spring. Depending on time, clean up hunts are possible. Dinner will be served at Gravel Spring. Departure at convenience of participants, but staying over is an option. Standard evening festivities.

Monday, Breakfast, back up and depart.


Camp Hackett (Group A) -- October 22 - October 26, 2015

Bow hunt for trophy whitetail; wing shooting for ruffed grouse and fish for monster musky in the northwoods of Wisconsin!  Camp Hackett is where the Foundation first began, it is a magical place not recommended for novice hunters.  The property is approximately 20 miles outside of Phillips Wisconsin.  Surrounded by other large parcels of property and adjoining an additional 570 acres of state property, Camp Hackett is a wildlife paradise which has been carefully managed to produce trophy animals.  Heroes should expect the weather and terrain to be challenging -- temperatures may range from the mid 50's to below freezing.  Expect rain and windy conditions.  The property is home to whitetail deer, wolves, bear, beaver, fox, ruffed grouse and just about every fur bearer known to north America.  Camp Hackett is not a destination, it is an adventure

 


South Dakota Pheasant Hunt -- November 06 - November 09, 2015

Hunt pheasants behind Braque Francais French Pointers on opening day in South Dakota! Enjoy accommodations at the well-appointed Grand Ciel Lodge.

What do you get when you combine a great upland pheasant hunt in South Dakota with really good food and awesome accommodations?

A) sore feet
B) pants that don't fit
C) a real Charlie Foxtrot
D) an unbelievably wonderful experience chasing a cunning bird and great memories that will last a lifetime


Finger Lakes Ducks & Bucks -- November 11 - November 15, 2015

World class water fowling with licensed NY guides in the famous Finger Lakes region and Montezuma National Wildlife refuge, plus a unique opportunity for crossbow archery whitetail deer. Lakeside lodging, gourmet meals compliments of chef Moira Tidball of the Wildharvest Table and great camaraderie at, your host, the Kuneytown Sportsmen Club. Join us for an unforgettable experience in upstate New York. This hunt is perfect for beginners wanting to learn


3rd Annual Murphy Family & Friends Gulf Coast Cast & Blast -- November 13 - November 17, 2015

This is a combined cast n blast!  Hunt ducks and fish for Reds in the Louisiana marsh one day and hunt hogs in Mississippi the next.  Enjoy a wonderful fish fry and fine southern hospitality.  Hog hunting will be with bow, shotgun or primitive weapon, Warrior's choice. 


6th Annual WWIA MO-KAN Ducks N' Bucks -- November 19 - November 23, 2015

Welcome to the 6th Annual WWIA MO-KAN Ducks N' Bucks Chapter event. This action packed event includes Missouri Firearms Whitetail hunt, Kansas and Missouri duck hunting and Missouri Trapping (Trapping College).  Mo-Kan is an ADA compliant event and is good for all skill levels.

The 10 lucky Heroes picked for this hunt will stay near the famous Squaw Creek National Wildlife Refuge. Join us for a world class duck and deer hunting adventure surrounded by great people! Your mornings will begin with an early morning duck hunt or deer hunt. We will scout NW MO and NE Kansas to find the best waterfowling experience available.   We have so many great supporters helping make this event great.  You will chase Northwest Missouri's big corn-fed deer, during the rut, with a rifle. You will be provided with a MO firearms any-deer (Buck) permit and a bonus antlerless firearm permit.  We like to keep you hunting/in action on this event.

Deer rifles will be available for use if you chose not to bring your own firearm on this event. Waterfowl shotguns will also be available for you and all your 12 gauge ammunition will be furnished.

Two lucky Heroes will be selected during this event to learn the challenging sport of trapping at the MO-KAN (Trapping College).  The trapping portion will be hands on in the field, as well as live demonstrations by very experienced trappers.  The trapping portion participants must be in reasonably good shape and able to hike over some rough terrain for 3 days while checking and setting traps.  A very unique opportunity to learn trapping and fur handling.   


OK Grand Ranch Whitetail Hunt -- November 20 - November 23, 2015

J&A Service,LLC is pleased to offer our Inaugural Whitetail Deer Hunt at the beautiful Grand Ranch in Leedey, Oklahoma. The Grand Ranch is located on the Canadian River know for it's abundant Whitetail! The hunt will be held the opening weekend of Oklahoma's gun season. As an added bonus, taxidermy and processing will be included.


Great Creek Hunt Club -- December 03 - December 06, 2015

A two day shotgun whitetail deer hunt with Great Creek Hunt Club in Alberta, VA.  All meals and lodging will be provided.


2015 Newfield, NY Whitetail Deer Hunt -- December 04 - December 07, 2015

Whitetail Deer Hunting on 500 plus acres in the scenic hills of Newfield, NY


TN Whitetail Rifle Hunt -- December 04 - December 07, 2015

Located 2 hours southwest of Nashville TN, DoubleCreek is a log home property set in the woods surrounded by hundreds of acres of bountiful wildlife. This event is being hosted by an avid hunter/outdoorsman and his wife who feel privileged to offer this excellent whitetail deer hunting opportunity. Home cooked meals and lodging provided.

Testimonial from 2013 hero participants:
“From the property to the people, it was all first class”
“The lodge itself is beautiful with amazing views all around”
“Our hosts Dennis and Shelley are some of the nicest people I have ever met”
“This was a great opportunity to get away from the stress of daily life”


 



Past Opportunities and Season Highlights for 2015



 

2015 NC OBX WATERFOWL HUNT -- January 08 - January 11, 2015

What: Two full days for 4 Warriors of Waterfowl hunting on the Currituck Sound in NC.

How: Fully guided waterfowl hunts in permanent brushed in duck blinds. No prior experience required. We will provide a shotgun with ammunition for use, unless you desire to bring your own. (Boat ride with minimal walking to blinds and prolonged periods of standing/sitting while hunting will be required. If you are willing to try, we will try to accommodate mobility issues.)

Lodging: Three story, fully furnished house. All linens provided. Elevator available to access all floors.

Where: The beautiful, historic Currituck Sound, North Carolina.

What to Bring: Light weight Rain Gear, Water-proof or knee high rubber boots, camera, clothing (average - high 50 and low 30). We will provide participants a more detailed, suggested packing list. We will work with participants to cover any hunting clothing needs for this event.


2015 “SW Ohio’s 4th Annual “Fowl in your Face” Waterfowl Hunt -- January 16 - January 19, 2015

Mid -January in Southern Ohio the migration is in full swing. Come out for the 4th Annual SW Ohio Duck/Goose Hunt on some of the best private land Ohio has to offer.  Giant Canada’s and Greenheads in your face for a non -stop action packed waterfowl hunt of a lifetime. Great Food, Great Hospitality being shared with our Nations Combat Wounded !!!”


2015 MD Duck & Goose Hunt -- January 16 - January 19, 2015

Two days for 4 Warriors of Duck, Goose, Pheasant and Chucker hunting in Easton, Maryland


5th Annual Russell Alabama Whitetail Deer Hunt -- January 16 - January 19, 2015

Hunt the rut in Alabama! Prime whitetail deer hunting on 4000 acres of privately managed property. Wild pigs, coyotes, and bob cats are also on the menu. Enjoy the "hunting camp" experience with true southern hospitality.


RACING - Toledo Speedway -- April 10 - April 12, 2015

Spend 2 days with the Assembly Products Race Team, from practice to the actual race you’ll be down in the pits or spotting from the top.   If hunting and fishing isn’t “your thing”, come on out for some speed at the race track.  A great time with a great team and an up close and personal look into the world of racing!


Galveston Bay Fishing -- April 10 - April 13, 2015

Spend a couple of days relaxing and fishing the beautiful waters of West Bay, Galveston Bay and the jetties leading out to the gulf for speckled trout, red and black drum, flounder and Spanish mackerel


2015 Tennessee Turkey Hunt -- April 17 - April 20, 2015

Prime hunting land on which there is a large turkey population. Try your luck at bagging “old tom” whose beard was last seen dragging on the ground! Located 2 hours southwest of Nashville TN, DoubleCreek is a log home property set in the woods surrounded by hundreds of acres of bountiful wildlife. This event is being hosted by an avid hunter/outdoorsman and his wife who feel privileged to offer this excellent turkey hunting opportunity. Home cooked meals and lodging provided.


Steinhatchee Seafood Festival and Fishing Tournament -- April 18 - April 18, 2015

The American Legion Post 291 is hosting the Steinhatchee Seafood Music Festival and Fishing Tournament

2 live bands – the Kentucky Headhunters and another Bluegrass Band. Fishing Tournament to have cash prizes.


Texas Inshore Fishing -- April 24 - April 26, 2015

Professionally guided inshore (bay) fishing for red fish, speckled trout, flounder, black drum, sheepshead; all Licenses, meals, lodging provided.


Kansas, Cast and Blast -- April 29 - May 04, 2015

Hunt big Kansas gobblers on private land, we have over 5,000 acres of land reserved for our nation's heroes. Stay in comfy lodge with home cooked meals every night and breakfast before the hunt.  Once you've shot your tom then hit the water on one of Kansas's jewels, the beautiful 12,600 acre Waconda Lake (Glen Elder Reservoir) for spawning crappie, white bass and post spawn walleye. If you have a bow there is also the the opportunity to bowfish for carp and short nose gar!  BIG white bass were pulled through the ice and this lake is known for it's fat slabs and trophy walleye. The option of shooting two gobblers exists by any means. Come out and be guided by some of the most knowledgeable locals that know where the birds are and what the fish are biting on, meet patriots that are proud of what you've done to preserve their freedoms and enjoy the small town life by going "off the grid" for  a few days. You are guaranteed a 100% good time! Last year on the inaugural cast and blast no tag was left unfilled, we guided our guests to a 100% success rate!


RACING - Madison International Speedway -- May 02 - May 04, 2015

Spend 2 days with the Assembly Products Race Team, from practice to the actual race you’ll be down in the pits or spotting from the top.   If hunting and fishing isn’t “your thing”, come on out for some speed at the race track.  A great time with a great team and an up close and personal look into the world of racing!


Mexico Billfishing -- May 15 - May 19, 2015

World Class Billfishing in Mexico!  As honored guests of the Dave Harris Memorial Billfish Tournament, WWIA Purple Heart Heroes will be billfishing in style. Two action-packed days of off-shore fishing for Sailfish, Swordfish, Blue Marlin, White Marlin, Wahoo and Dorado made relaxing with 5 days and 4 nights at the Luxurious Aventuras Club in Puerto Aventuras Mexico. This Charity Billfish Tournament is in its 11th year and is named in loving memory of Dave Harris who passed away from cancer. The tournament is very excited to share this incredible experience with these WWIA Heroes who have sacrificed so much for our country. When not hauling in the trophies, there will be plenty of rest and relaxation as well as opportunities for golfing, diving and even wade-fishing for bonefish.This is a bucket-list item for fisherman and a guaranteed good time for all.

Must have a passport to attend

for more information please visit http://daveharrismemorial.org/

 


Wisconsin Cast N Blast -- May 15 - May 17, 2015

A hunting and fishing combination! Shoot giant carp with bows, hunt for turkey, and fish for walleye and bass in the beauty of central Wisconsin.

Location: Wausau, Wisconsin 

Activities: A combination of guided turkey hunting and guided fishing for carp, bass and walleye.