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HIGH QUALITY FULLY GUIDED WATERFOWL HUNTS | PURE MICHIGAN OUTFITTERS

Closest Airports:

Michigan – Detroit Metro Airport (DTW) or Flint Bishop International Airport (FNT)

Missouri – St. Lewis Lambert International Airport (STL) or Kansas City International Airport (MCI)

Hunting Clothing to Bring:

  • Camo clothing for all weather conditions
  • Whites for laying in decoys if required (tyvek or similar tops and bottoms are a cheaper option for this) – recommended for snow goose hunts.
  • Warm and waterproof footwear
  • Hats and gloves for various weather conditions (hand warmers are a good idea as well)
  • Camo facemask – recommended for Turkey hunts.

What To Bring

Michigan Waterfowl and Missouri Snow Goose:

  • 12 gauge or larger shotgun (20 gauge can also be effective with proper shell/choke combination)
  • Non-toxic shot shells (recommended #2 shot or larger)
  • 2 boxes of shells per day (this is a recommended number… some days may require more and some will be less)
  • Headlamp
  • Snacks, drinks, and other personal items you may require to make your hunt as comfortable as possible.
  • Cooler and ziplock bags to store your game after harvest.
  • Chair/stool – we do have stools/buckets that can be used, but feel free to bring your own if you would like.

Michigan Turkey:

  • 12 gauge or larger shotgun recommended.
  • Quality turkey shot shells that pattern well out of your gun (a turkey choke tube can make a big difference in shot pattern performance)
  • A valid hunting license for the season and zone you will be hunting.
  • Seat pad for sitting on ground.

Required Licenses:

Michigan waterfowl license and federal duck stamp required. Visit Michigan DNR website for info on license options for non-resident hunters. https://www.michigan.gov/dnr/things-to-do/hunting/waterfowl

Missouri: Non- Resident license for spring conservation order in Missouri is $47.00. Find more info here: Hunting Permits | Missouri Department of Conservation (mo.gov)

Michigan Turkey License: We recommend purchasing private land only license for unit ZZ (0301) or 0234 (depending on timing of your hunt). Visit Michigan DNR website for info on license options

Turkey (michigan.gov)

Season Dates:

Missouri Snow Goose: Feb 17th thru March 25th

Michigan Turkey: April 22nd thru May 31st.

Michigan Waterfowl: September 1st thru 30th (goose only) and October 14th thru November 12th (Goose and Duck)

Bag and Possession Limits:

Missouri Snow Goose: No Limits

Michigan Turkey: 1 per person

Michigan Goose: 5/person daily limit

Refer to appropriate regulations for more detailed information

Are Client Dogs Allowed?

Yes, well trained client dogs allowed.