FAQ

We've done this a few times, but maybe you haven't. Hopefully all your questions are answered below. If not, we are always here to help. Just give us a call!

Frequently asked questions

Where do I purchase a South Dakota hunting license?


Purchase through South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks website. You will need to create an account and purchase a small game hunting license. We are not a preserve.




When is the 2021 pheasant hunting season?


October 16, 2021- January 31, 2022. Shooting hours: 10 a.m. central time to sunset.




How do I book a hunt?


Click "booking" at the top of this page and send us a message with the dates you are hoping to book for.




What is appropriate dress for hunting?


If you're lucky, you'll experience all four seasons while you're here! The weather can vary so we recommend you bring plenty of layers so you can adjust as needed to stay comfortable throughout your hunt. Bring comfortable/waterproof hunting boots, warm socks , shooting gloves and a stocking hat. Sticker proof pants and foot warmers are always a bonus. Don't forget to bring your blaze orange!




Do you offer lodging?


No, we do not offer any lodging at this time. Please refer to the lodging page for more information on options around the area.




Is lunch included in the pricing?


Lunch is provided at no additional cost.




Will you clean our birds?


Bird cleaning can be arranged.




Can we hunt anything other than pheasants?


We primarily offer guided pheasant hunts. If you are interested in grouse or prairie chicken hunts give us a call to discuss these opportunities.




Any additional information I should know about?


All hunters will be required to sign a release of liability prior to hunting.




What does 605 Rooster Hive offer?


Guests at 605 Rooster Hive receive a guided pheasant hunt, lunch, field transportation and bird processing. Our guides have dogs, but if you have a furry friend who likes to hunt we welcome them too! We require groups of 6 or more to book. 50% deposit is due at time of booking.