Outdoor Family Fun Day and Hunt at Eckman’s Hunting Preserve in Kansas

Outdoor Family Fun Day and Hunt at Eckman’s Hunting Preserve in Kansas
Outdoor Family Fun Day and Hunt at Eckman’s Hunting Preserve in Kansas
Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism (KDWPT)
Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism (KDWPT)

Pratt, KS -(AmmoLand.com)- The Johnson County Chapter of Pheasants Forever (PF) will be hosting an Outdoor Family Fun Day and Youth and Women’s Pheasant Hunt Saturday, October 3.

The free event will take place at Eckman’s Hunting Preserve, 988 E. 1900 Rd., Baldwin City, from 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Lunch will be provided.

The day’s activities will begin with a safety refresher and warm-up clay shooting, followed by morning and afternoon hunts. Those not hunting may shoot additional clays or enjoy the family fun day activities, including archery, pellet gun shooting, and a casting challenge.

Hunts will be available for youth hunters age 12-15 with an adult sponsor, and women, on a first-come, first-served basis. For specifics on license requirements, visit ksoutdoors.com and click “Hunting,” then “Fees, Licenses & Permits.”

For more information, visit jocopheasantsforever.org, or contact Jim Milazzo, at (913) 636-3369 or by email at [email protected].

About the Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism:

As a public steward of the Kansas natural resources, the mission of the Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism is to: Conserve and enhance Kansas natural heritage, its wildlife and its habitats–to assure future generations the benefits of the state’s diverse, living resources; Provide the public with opportunities for the use and appreciation of the natural resources of Kansas, consistent with the conservation of those resources; Inform the public of the status of the natural resources of Kansas to promote understanding and gain assistance in achieving this mission.

For more information on KDWPT, please visit www.kdwpt.state.ks.us.