EPIC SOUTH DAKOTA PHEASANT HUNT

Private Lodge on the Missouri River with Professional Guides and Dogs

make new friends while doing cool shit.

this trip is multi-generational, bring your dad, bring your son, 21+ 

December 4 – 8, 2024

Welcome to the Orange Bear way of life—where adventure isn’t just a part of the trip; it is the trip. We’re calling on the men who aren’t afraid to step into the wild, who thrive on the thrill of the hunt, and who understand that camaraderie in the outdoors is a bond like no other. This isn’t your typical getaway; it’s a dive into the heart of what it means to challenge the wilderness and yourself.

ABOUT THIS TRIP

For five days, immerse yourself in the heart of South Dakota’s pheasant country, renowned for the best hunting in the United States. This all-inclusive adventure offers thrilling hunts across 7,000+ acres of prime habitat, comfortable accommodations, professional guides, and the chance to bond with fellow adventurers over the shared passion for hunting and freedom.

Experience the freedom of the great outdoors while forming lasting friendships with fellow adventurers. Whether you’re a seasoned hunter or new to the sport, our expert guides and top-notch facilities ensure a thrilling and successful hunt.

From the moment you arrive, expect a seamless blend of exhilarating outdoor action and relaxing downtime in a setting that encourages camaraderie and new friendships. Welcome to your ultimate pheasant hunting experience!

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WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT:

Every trip is all inclusive - what does all inclusive actually mean?

The Investment of an Orange Bear Experience

Stop planning, stop researching – just show up.

 

What is All-Inclusive?

All-inclusive for ALL experiences means that everything except airfare is covered, from the moment we pick you up at the airport, to when we drop you back off.

Accommodations

Airport transfers

All transportation

Amazing Activities and Tours 

All food and beverages (including unlimited wine/beer)

Local guides and excursions

Tipping our tour guides

We really do mean everything is included!!!

⭐️ 5 Day / 4 Night Stay in Private Lodge with Panoramic Views of The Missouri River

⭐️ Welcome Social Hour with Dinner served by your Guides

⭐️ 3 Days of Professionally Guided Hunting with trained Dogs

⭐️ Ammunition and a daily limit of 5 Birds per hunter (if your aim is good)

⭐️ Dedicated Orange Bear Leaders

⭐️ Daily Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinners – plus fully stocked lodge.

⭐️ Exclusive Use of Lodge Facilities including game room, satellite TV, and clay shooting range.

⭐️ Optional Clays Shooting Warmup Shooting upon arrival.

⭐️ Welcome Social Evening to meet your fellow hunters and guides.

⭐️ Dedicated Orange Bear Leaders ensuring a top-tier experience.

⭐️ Bird Processing with take-home Cooler

⭐️ WiFi in Lodge – work and play!

⭐️ All group transportation – including airport pick-up

⭐️ Daily Maid Service

⭐️ A Dog-Friendly Environment for your hunting companion.

⭐️ Most Bang for your Buck. No surprise costs: All Fun!

⭐️ New Like-Minded Friends

Meet your Orange Bear Host

Jordan Herrman

 

 

 

 

 

$2,935 Double Occupancy

 

 

 

 

 

Let our team know you are interested in joining.

Day-by-Day happenings:

Day 01 

AIRPORT PICKUP IN SIOUX FALLS

Check into our LODGE, MEET YOUR GUIDES, AND SHOOT SOME CLAYS

MIDDAY – Arrival and Welcome

  • Personalized Airport Pickup: Your Orange Bear Host will be at the airport to greet you! The fun is about to start!

Afternoon – LODGE Check-in and Exploration

  • Grand Welcome at the Lodge: Check-in, pick up your hunting license, shoot some clays, and check out the long-distance rifle range.  
  • Take in the Scenery: Build a fire, sit on the porch overlooking the
    Missouri River while enjoying beverages. Watch for the local Herd of Buffalo wandering the Pasture.

Evening – Social Happy Hour and Dinner

  • Social Happy Hour and Dinner: Join us for Happy Hour out on the Deck overlooking the Smoky Mountains and a casual catered dinner from a local favorite. Opening Night Meet and greet with our entire group. Our guides serve dinner in the lodge. Socialize and relax, sit by the fire pit, play games and cards while getting excited for the hunt.

(Dinner)

Day 02

INTO THE FIELD!

MORNING – CLAYS WARMUP & BREAKFAST

The day starts with a comprehensive safety briefing. It’s essential for ensuring everyone’s well-being and fostering a respectful hunting environment. This meeting is crucial, laying the groundwork for a safe and enjoyable experience.

Optional: Warmup your gun with some clays before the hunt.

the HUNT UNFOLDS

Led by seasoned professionals and adept hunting dogs, venture into the fields for your first hunt. The sense of camaraderie on the hunt is palpable, adding to the excitement of the pursuit.

Afternoon – Leisure and Exploration

Enjoy the lodge amenities at your own pace. Whether it’s a game of pool or cards, or sitting around the fire to relax and bond over the morning’s shared adventure.

Optional Activities: Post-hunt, engage in a spirited long-distance rifle shooting competition. With tannerite targets and the formidable .50 cal BMG rifle, the challenge is as explosive as it is exhilarating.

Evening RELAXATION

Gather for dinner to exchange tales from the day. The evening is yours to enjoy, offering a chance to deepen bonds with your companions or simply relax in the lodge’s welcoming embrace.

(Breakfast/ Lunch / Dinner)

Day 03

ADVENTURE AMPLIFIED

Morning HUNT

Another day dawns, bringing more opportunities to immerse yourself in the hunting experience. Each moment in the field is a chance to connect with nature and your fellow adventurers.

5-STAND CLAY COMPETITION (Optional)

The afternoon brings a 5-stand clays shooting competition. It’s a friendly yet competitive event that sharpens your skills and stokes the spirit of camaraderie.

Evening lEIsure

After a day full of adventure, the evening provides a well-deserved break. Whether you’re sharing stories from the day, enjoying the lodge’s amenities, or simply relaxing, it’s an essential part of the experience.

(Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner)

 

Day 04

Final HUnt with New Friends

Morning PURSUITS

On this final day of hunting, the fields beckon once more. The friendships and skills forged over the past few days enrich this last outing, making every moment count.

Farewell Evening

The adventure may be drawing to a close, but the memories are just beginning. Celebrate the journey with a final evening of reflection, laughter, and plans for future escapades.

(Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner)

Day 05

DEPARTURE AND FOND FAREWELLS

Share a last breakfast with your new friends, exchange contacts, and reminisce about the adventure. As you depart, you’ll take with you not just the spoils of the hunt but a host of unforgettable memories.

Check-out and Departure for Sioux Falls airport at 10:00 AM.

(Breakfast)

THE HUNT OF A LIFETIME

Join us for an experience that transcends the typical hunting trip. With Orange Bear Travel, you’re not just embarking on a journey; you’re becoming part of a community that values the thrill of the hunt, the comfort of luxury accommodations, and the irreplaceable bond of friendship. This is more than a getaway; it’s an invitation to be part of something truly special.

Day-by-Day happenings:

Day 01 

AIRPORT PICKUP IN SIOUX FALLS

Check into our LODGE, MEET YOUR GUIDES, AND SHOOT SOME CLAYS

MIDDAY – Arrival and Welcome

  • Personalized Airport Pickup: Your Orange Bear Host will be at the airport to greet you! The fun is about to start!

Afternoon – LODGE Check-in and Exploration

  • Grand Welcome at the Lodge: Check-in, pick up your hunting license, shoot some clays, and check out the long-distance rifle range.  
  • Take in the Scenery: Build a fire, sit on the porch overlooking the
    Missouri River while enjoying beverages. Watch for the local Herd of Buffalo wandering the Pasture.

Evening – Social Happy Hour and Dinner

  • Social Happy Hour and Dinner: Join us for Happy Hour out on the Deck overlooking the Missouri River. Opening Night Meet and greet with our entire group. Our guides serve dinner in the lodge. Socialize and relax, sit by the fire pit, play games and cards while getting excited for the hunt.

(Dinner)

 

Day 02

INTO THE FIELD!

MORNING – CLAYS WARMUP & BREAKFAST

The day starts with a comprehensive safety briefing. It’s essential for ensuring everyone’s well-being and fostering a respectful hunting environment. This meeting is crucial, laying the groundwork for a safe and enjoyable experience.

Optional: Warmup your gun with some clays before the hunt.

the HUNT UNFOLDS

Led by seasoned professionals and adept hunting dogs, venture into the fields for your first hunt. The sense of camaraderie on the hunt is palpable, adding to the excitement of the pursuit.

Afternoon – Leisure and Exploration

Enjoy the lodge amenities at your own pace. Whether it’s a game of pool or cards, or sitting around the fire to relax and bond over the morning’s shared adventure.

Optional Activities: Post-hunt, engage in a spirited long-distance rifle shooting competition. With tannerite targets and the formidable .50 cal BMG rifle, the challenge is as explosive as it is exhilarating.

Evening RELAXATION

Gather for dinner to exchange tales from the day. The evening is yours to enjoy, offering a chance to deepen bonds with your companions or simply relax in the lodge’s welcoming embrace.

(Breakfast/ Lunch / Dinner)

Day 03

ADVENTURE AMPLIFIED

Morning HUNT

Another day dawns, bringing more opportunities to immerse yourself in the hunting experience. Each moment in the field is a chance to connect with nature and your fellow adventurers.

5-STAND CLAY COMPETITION (Optional)

The afternoon brings a 5-stand clays shooting competition. It’s a friendly yet competitive event that sharpens your skills and stokes the spirit of camaraderie.

Evening lEIsure

After a day full of adventure, the evening provides a well-deserved break. Whether you’re sharing stories from the day, enjoying the lodge’s amenities, or simply relaxing, it’s an essential part of the experience.

(Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner)

 

Day 04

Final HUnt with New Friends

Morning PURSUITS

On this final day of hunting, the fields beckon once more. The friendships and skills forged over the past few days enrich this last outing, making every moment count.

Farewell Evening

The adventure may be drawing to a close, but the memories are just beginning. Celebrate the journey with a final evening of reflection, laughter, and plans for future escapades.

(Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner)

 

Day 05

DEPARTURE AND FOND FAREWELLS

Share a last breakfast with your new friends, exchange contacts, and reminisce about the adventure. As you depart, you’ll take with you not just the spoils of the hunt but a host of unforgettable memories.

Check-out and Departure for Sioux Falls airport at 10:00 AM.

(Breakfast)

THE HUNT OF A LIFETIME

Join us for an experience that transcends the typical hunting trip. With Orange Bear Travel, you’re not just embarking on a journey; you’re becoming part of a community that values the thrill of the hunt, the comfort of luxury accommodations, and the irreplaceable bond of friendship. This is more than a getaway; it’s an invitation to be part of something truly special.

Arrival Details

Airport Pick Up is included when arriving at the designated airport within the specified pick up window. If you are driving, we will providing address upon booking. Or you can meet the group at the airport.

Arrival Airport: Sioux Falls Regional Airport (FSD)
Arrival Date: December 4, 2024
Pick Up Times:  Pick up times will vary

Departure Airport: Sioux Falls Regional Airport (FSD)
Departure Date:  December 8, 2024
Drop off Times: Drop off time will be at 12:00 PM

Pricing

Flexible pay-as-you-go payment plan

How it Works:

Step 1 Choose Payment Plan (available with credit card and ACH payment options)
Step 2 Your $250 Deposit will be processed within 2 business days
Step 3 When you are ready to make a payment, click the “Review and Pay” button on your invoice
Step 4 Once clicked, in the top left of the invoice, next to the amount, you will see “Edit Amount.” Here you will be able to enter the amount you would like to pay
Step 5 Full amount needs to be paid by 60 days prior to the trip. *If there is a remaining balance at 60 days prior to the trip then an automatic payment for the remaining amount will be charged.