Hunting

2017-2018 Pheasant Hunting Program: The Hunting Preserve will be opening this fall. Participants will get 5 tags for $45.00. The daily bag limit is two birds with a total limit of five birds. All birds shot must be taged before they leave the property. Hunters who are successful in harvesting their five birds may buy back into the program at an additional cost of $45.00 for 5 more tags. Only club members are eligible to participate in this program. Registered hunters will receive e-mail notification of stocking dates.

Hunting Preserve tags will be available at the Monthly Meetings and Monthly Breakfasts. Club members wishing to participate in the 2017-2018 Pheasant Hunting program must complete the registration form. Make a check or money order out to the Harvard Sportsmen’s Club in the amount of $45.00.

The Board of Directors has asked that all hunters report the number of birds harvested at the end of the Hunting Preserve permit which is March 3, 2018.

Mail the registration form (downloadable), check and a self addressed stamped envelope to:

Steven La Rivee
16 Denault Drive
Wilmington, MA.
01887  

 

Please see the following Hunting Reserve Policy (downloadable): 

2017-2018 Hunting Preserve Policies

Only Club member are allowed to hunt on the club’s property. This means no friends and no friends dogs. The Hunting Preserve Program goes one step further as it is a pay to play program.
Members must buy into the program to participate. Only members with the appropriate years Hunting Preserve sticker are allowed to hunt stocked birds (Pheasant, Chukars, Hungarian Partridge, etc.).

Note: Mass Laws view any person calling, working a hunting dog, flushing birds, or assisting a hunter in any way as actively engaged in hunting.

The Hunting Preserve is open from September 15th, 2017 to the 1st of March 31st, 2018.

Participating members may hunt stocked birds (Pheasant, Chukars, Hungarian Partridge, etc.).
on Sundays.

The Harvard Sportsmen’s Club Hunting Preserve is a cock bird (male only hunt). Please do not shoot hens.

Current year Hunting Preserve Sticker must be affixed to member’s ID. 

There is no hunting within 500 feet of the Grounds Building, Club House & Conservation Shed area. 

Dog owners are responsible for their dogs at all times. Owners must prevent their dogs from rushing the pheasant pen and scaring the birds.

All dogs will be leashed when they not actively engaged in hunting or when they are within the area of the pheasant pen.

Hunters must wear a minimum of an Hunter Orange hat. An orange vest or jacket is also recommended.

The Board of Directors has requested that hunters report their harvest total to the Conservation Chairman at the end of the season. Harvest numbers can be reported to the Conservation Chairman at MyConservation@hotmail.com. Please provide your full name and the number of birds harvested.


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