Director's Hunt

2023 Director's Hunt

November 27th & 28th of 2023
Jim Edgar Panther Creek State Fish & Wildlife Area
Register before October 13 and save! 



This year's Virtual Gun Raffle features a Beretta 686 Silver Pigeon Combo 20 & 28 Gauge Over/Under Shotgun. ($3899 Retail Value).
Only 500 chances will be sold! 

Beretta 686 Silver Pigeon

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The Illinois Conservation Foundation (ICF) proudly presents the much-anticipated event of the year – the ICF 2023 Director's Hunt. In the heart of central Illinois at the Jim Edgar Panther Creek State Fish and Wildlife Area, this two-day pheasant and chukar hunt promises an unforgettable experience for outdoor enthusiasts!

For those seeking the ultimate hunting adventure, individual tickets are available at just $425 per person. Alternatively, you can create lasting memories with a team of four for only $1500. Register before October 13 and you can save $25 per person!

What's included with your Director's Hunt Ticket?

Your ticket grants you access to two exhilarating days filled with adventure and camaraderie. Here's what you can expect:

  1. Two Days of Hunting: Immerse yourself in the thrill of pheasant and chukar hunting at Jim Edgar Panther Creek State Fish and Wildlife Area.
  2. Day 1: Onsite Lunch: get ready with a delicious lunch onsite from nuthatch hill bbq, ensuring you stay energized for an action-packed day of hunting.
  3. Banquet Dinner: Gather with fellow hunters for a  banquet dinneR & Live Auction. (Banquet only tickets available!)
  4. Live Auction: Participate in an exciting live auction, offering a chance to acquire unique items and experiences related to the world of hunting and outdoor adventure.
  5. Lodging: Rest easy in comfortable lodging provided as part of your ticket package, ensuring you're well-rested for another day of hunting.
  6. Day 2: enjoy coffee and donuts, perfect for that early morning kickstart before the hunt.

  7. Guide and Dogs (Optional): Enhance your hunting prowess by requesting expert guides and well-trained dogs, courtesy of ICF.


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A Conservation Experience

Beyond the thrill of the hunt, the ICF 2023 Director's Hunt serves a greater purpose. Your participation directly contributes to conservation efforts in Illinois, ensuring the preservation of wildlife and natural habitats for generations to come.