Hunter Information Offering 5 day bow hunts, 3 and 4 day firearm / muzzle loader hunts on private land in Brown, Pike, and Schuyler counties. Illinois Connection has arguably been the...Read More
Photo Galleries At Illinois Connection we are extremely proud of the quality of deer we have. By reviewing our photo galleries, we know that you will see why and we know...Read More
Lodging The evening really begins with dinner because of the exciting time spent with the other hunters around the table detailing every aspect of the days hunt and anticipation for the...Read More
Why Choose Us Illinois Connection offers some of the best bow hunting the "Golden Triangle" of Illinois. We operate on over 16,000 privately owned acres in Pike, Brown, Adams, & Schuyler Counties....Read More
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Many outfitters only offer the bare necessities. When you arrive in camp, you are sleeping in a musty old bunk house. The meals are often just good enough to keep you going and the service is subpar. As a result, many female hunters don’t feel comfortable going on guided hunts. They choose to stay home and hunt. Many female hunters
Bow season is almost here and we have been taking a buck inventory. Scouting cameras have been strategically placed all over our farms. The good news is we are seeing lots of large bucks which is great news for anyone who plans to hunt with us this fall. “Over the years, we have learned a lot about the travel patterns
Part of our secret to success is the result of growing top notch food plots that attract and keep the deer on the property during the hunting season. There are plenty of food plot options on the market but the seed blend we have taken a liking to is Infinity by Whitetail Select. This mix is made of nine clovers
The summer is very busy here at Illinois Connection. While many are pool side enjoying the sun or going on a summer vacation, we are hard at work getting our food plots ready for fall so hunters can see lots of big bucks. Pike County and Brown County have many big bucks and we make sure you see them by
We are often asked, “What makes you different from every other Illinois whitetail outfitter?” There are many things that make us different but today I am going to focus on one thing that makes us different which is the number of treestands we have in the woods. We hunt on roughly 16,000 acres of land. As a result, we have
Big things are happening right now at Illinois Connection. Summer is here and we are busy getting ready for fall. We are planting food plots, mowing food plots, hanging treestands and oh yeah, we are adding an enormous addition onto the lodge! The addition will bring the total size of the lodge up to 12,000 square feet with two formal
Q: How many bucks have you killed at Illinois Connection? What was the biggest? A: I have shot two bucks at Illinois Connections in two trips there; my biggest was a 164” ten-point. Q: Did you hunt over food plots? Does Illinois Connection have several nice food plots? A: Both of my bucks were shot over food plots in the
You may be wondering what makes Illinois Connection different. After all, every outfitter says he is the best. Every outfitter says he has big bucks. Every outfitter says he has the most land. Here at Illinois Connection, we are very passionate about managing our hunting properties. We are passionate about bowhunting and we are very passionate about providing our clients
I am proud to announce our all new website. We have focused on what we know makes us different than the rest of the outfitters. The list is long but worth it. I recommend you checking our “Hunt Information” pages and see why Illinois Connection is the best place for you to spend your next trophy whitetail hunt....
What are you looking for in a trophy Whitetail hunt? Chances are you will find everything you are looking for and more at Illinois Connection. We offer some of the highest quality free range whitetail in the entire world. We offer unique hunting, one-of-a-kind lodging and service second to none....