South Dakota Pheasant Hunting

Category: Note from Randy


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Monday, January 16th, 2017

It has been a chilly winter for hunting upland game birds at High Plains Game Ranch but we have gotten it done with some great hunters and friends. We still have a few weeks of the hunting season left so please call us if interested or if you would like to book your fall 2017 […]

Friday, September 2nd, 2016

Like all of you we aren’t sure how fall is already here and summer is gone, but we are welcoming it and the fall pheasant hunting season! We have had drought like conditions on the ranch this summer and our drylands corn shows it a little but we still have habitat for the birds. Even […]

Tuesday, January 26th, 2016

We are in the final weeks of our 2015-2016 pheasant hunting season. What a wonderful season it has been. We have enjoyed quality weather – very few cancellations due to snow – and lots of great and responsible hunters graced our doorstep this year. Rhonda and I thank you for allowing us to be part […]

Thursday, July 9th, 2015

We enjoyed a wonderful 2014-2015 hunting season with longtime and new clients alike. Rhonda and I thank you deeply for letting us be part of your South Dakota pheasant hunting traditions. Many of you have become great friends to us. And many of you have returned year after year. We have witnessed your kids grow up […]

Tuesday, August 26th, 2014

The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks  has completed the annual pheasant brood survey and the results show a 76 percent increase in the statewide pheasants-per-mile index from 2013.  “The results of this survey are highly anticipated by many who have a strong interest in South Dakota’s hunting heritage. The availability of pheasants and pheasant […]

Saturday, July 19th, 2014

Sept. 1 is right around the corner and that means South Dakota pheasant hunting at Vallery’s High Plains Game Ranch is too. We have a new puppy addition to the kennel lineup this fall with a beautiful yellow lab named Ivy. She is a sweetie and you will enjoy meeting her. The rains have arrived […]

Friday, May 30th, 2014

We have been busy at the ranch getting fields planted for the coming hunting season (that will be here before we know it). We like to plant fields that have habitat and food for our wildlife that also provide great hunting opportunities for our hunters. Our go-to crops have been corn, milo and sorghum. Now […]

Monday, November 18th, 2013

  We were happy to be interviewed by Jan Swan for an article in Hunter’s Paradise. You can read the article online here.            

Monday, November 11th, 2013

Thank you to all of our veterans and current service people for your commitment and hard work. Later…. Randy

Sunday, November 3rd, 2013

The ranch has been a busy place since I was last able to post. Grand daughter born!!!!! Kimber Marie!!! (Oct 1,2013) Huge Blizzard has come and gone. Steers have been sold and heifers weaned. Started hunting pheasants after two weeks of catch up from the blizzard. ( Still cleaning up.) Hunts are going well and we are enjoying […]