Plan Your Trip With Swan Lake Hunting Adventures
Plan your pheasant hunting trip with these resources.
Season opens October 17th, 2014 thru January 5th, 2016
Licenses can be purchased online at the South Dakota Game Fish and Park website. Purchasing your license online ahead of time saves you time and is hassle free, Simply select the date of your arrival and date your license to the appropriate dates and push the second week to the last week of season, this can easily be changed when you decide to schedule your next trip. Licenses purchased after December 15th can be used with one week this year and you can carry a week for the following year.
Airports are located in Sioux Falls, Aberdeen and Pierre. Fly into any of the three and rent a car. Aberdeen and Pierre are approximately 80 miles from Hoven. Sioux Falls with the largest airport is approximately 200 miles away.
Weather can vary greatly on the South Dakota prairie, so be sure to bring a variety of hunting apparel.
What to Bring
- Appropriate Hunting Apparel
- Shooting/Safety glasses
- Waterproof boots
- Sleeping bag
- Guns & Ammunition- lead shot ok on private land
- Orange hat