The Gentleman’s Day

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Traditional British Driven Hunt with Keith Coyle

Dates to be announced for the 2016/17 season soon

 

The British Pheasant season starts in October and is the beginning of the “Gentleman’s Season”, as this brings the sporting challenge of “High Birds, considered to be the true mark of a Gentleman’s shooting skill.

 

The day will begin, as always, with the shoot breakfast during which the Shoot Captain will provide a brief on the various “Drives”, Safety rules & Etiquette requirements. Following this will be the Traditional “Drawing of Pegs”, to allocate your place in the line and then Guns will move to the Field.
Traditional shoot attire is appreciated although not essential. Comfortable Country Clothing is fine preferably no camo /real tree. Hearing an eye protection is a requirement. Blaze orange hat and vest are required for the upland portion.

 

Gentlemans Day1

      • 9:00/9:15 Arrival
      • 9:30 Traditional breakfast sandwich “banjos”, shoot brief, and drawing of “pegs”
      • 10:00 move to the field
      • 10:15 tower drive one
      • 11:00 Elevensies in the field (Hot drinks & snacks)
      • 11:45 tower drive 2
      • 12:15 tower drive 3
      • 1:00 return to lodge
      • 1:30 Lunch served at the lodge
      • Afternoon Walk Up, (scratch hunting) for those interested
      • Minimum 6, Maximum 16 shooters
      • 15 birds released per gun, all inclusive

 

 

Members/Guests-$350.00 per gun

 

Non-Members-$400.00 per gun

 

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