New for 2017, Full Draw Hunt Company LLC has officially made the switch to become a 100% Archery Only Outfitting Company in West Central Illinois. More mature bucks with much less pressure leading to the highest 4.5 year old and older opportunity rates in the state.
Located in West Central Illinois, FDH consists of a low volume, personal and professional camp operating on over 3200 acres. Entering our 8th year in business, our focus remains on our small camp atmosphere consisting of a maximum of 8 hunters. We are a 100% fair chase operation and strictly manage farms in Adams, Hancock & Schuyler counties. When you hunt with FDH you can rest assured that your hunt is of the upmost importance to all of us and our goal is to provide you with a successful hunting experience that will bring you back year after year. Small camp and mature Illinois Whitetails, that’s FDH.
The foundation of FDH was built on quality hunting experiences, honesty and integrity. The numerous harvests and the lifelong friendships made continue to drive our will to succeed. This combined with our low pressure and low impact strategy, has allowed us to reach an unmatched level of quality for each and every FDH client. FDH is owned and operated by experienced guides and hunters who understand and are willing to do what it takes to see you be successful. With a combined 30+ years of guiding experience and countless client success stories, we not only limit the number of hunters but we also limit the number of weeks that we operate.
FDH operates in select areas of West Central Illinois. Schuyler, Adams & Hancock Counties are where we focus our efforts to ensure you a quality based Illinois hunting experience on over 3,200 acres of managed whitetail habitat. Full Draw Lodge, located east of Mendon, is centrally located to all of our strictly managed and 100% Archery Only properties.
Come hunting season, our farms go untouched until the last week of October as the pre rut and rut begins, which only lasts a total of 5 weeks. When you combine this with the fact that we are fortunate to have a client base of hard core & scent conscious hunters, it is easy to see why we are able to have the success that we have. FDH is operated on 100% fair chase privately owned farms where there are absolutely NO TROPHY FEES. We do enforce a 4.5 year old minimum on all FDH farms. This policy aids us in providing one of the best opportunities available at trophy and more importantly, mature whitetails. Contact Jeff Butler, FDH Owner, anytime with questions or to book your Quality Based West Central Illinois hunt at 217-440-5553.
As a Western Illinois Land Specialists, we can also assist you in buying, selling or leasing the Illinois farm you’re looking for. We specialize in premier hunting & agricultural properties in West Central Illinois. Please contact Jeff Butler at 217-440-5553 for all of your West Central Illinois Real Estate needs.
Quality hunt from start to finish. My 8th time hunting with Full Draw and couldn't be happier. This is what a quality outfitter looks and acts like. Amazing atmosphere, great stand sites, and the quality of deer is superb. 170 6/8" 8 pointer taken while in camp... Giant!
If you are a serious whitetail hunter give Jeff a Call.
This was my 1st trip to Full draw Hunts inc and what a trip it was. Jeff runs a top notch operation . FDH is far from the ordinary Outfitter Jeff has went over and beyond to obtain and manage high quality farms. These farms are not over hunted and are loaded with quality deer. I was unsuccessful as far as harvesting a deer but seen several incredible mature deer and multiple 3.5 yo that i can't wait to see next year. Jeff Bri and Rodney are dedicated to making FDH the best place in Illinois. If you are a serious whitetail hunter give Jeff a Call.