Texas classwing shooting

Tower Shoots

Tower Shoot Dates

Season Opening Date: October 3, 2020
Season Closing Date: March 14, 2021


October 17, 2020
November 14, 2020
December 12, 2020
January 16, 2021
February 13, 2021
March 13, 2021

Driven Pheasant Tower Shoot

Procedures and Rules:

  • Shooting grounds consist of 20 shooting positions that range from 75 to 150 yards from the tower
  • Each station is occupied by one or two shooters. (20 minimum – 40 maximum)
  • Nine pheasants per shooter are released during the shoot; pheasants will be released two at a time
  • Shooting positions are situated to allow only overhead shooting at pheasants that have a flying start of at least 75 yards
  • Most shots are from 20 to 60 yards long
  • Recommended Gun: 12 gauge, full choke
  • Recommended Shell: 2 3/4″ 3 1/4 dram. 1 1/4 oz. #5s; no 3″ or 3 1/2″ magnums allowed and no shot larger than #5 allowed
  • Shooters rotate after each shooting period. During the shoot each shooter rotates completely around the tower
  • Halfway through the shoot we take a break for refreshments
  • When the shooting is completed, all shooters return to the lodge for a barbecue lunch of beef, ribs, and sausage
  • All birds are cleaned and divided equally
  • Price is $395.00 per gun
  • Shoot starts at 9:00 AM; arrive no later than 8:30 AM

To book your spot for an upcoming Tower Shoot please email booking@uplandbird.com

 

Tower Shoot Photos