Leased for 2019
The western perimeter of this quiet field is bordered by the Bay Creek oxbow, a remnant of the original Bay Creek. The path of the creek was diverted early in the 20th century, now paralelling the path of the Reevesville Levee.
County: Pope Availability: N/A
GPS: 37 20 19 N, 88 42 33 W Acreage: 22
Closest Community: Reevesville, Illinois Duration of lease: Annual
Lease: Full season deer: 555 (1-2 hunters)
Full season turkey: 220 (1-2 hunters)
2 season/annual lease: 700 (1-2 hunters); additional hunters 300 ea to max of 4 total
North: Bay Creek oxbow (boat crossing only), crop field, and gravel road
East: Wooded hillside
South: Bay Creek oxbow (boat crossing only)
West: Bay Creek oxbow (boat crossing only) and crop field
Terrain: Crop field 70%
Trees and creek borders 30%
Food plots: ½ acre in filter strip
Hunting pressure: Private lease across road to north
* Property crosshatched in blue. Owner's drive on right at crest of wooded hill.
Central Field: "Dogleg"