Established in 1978, Deer Creek did not evolve overnight. it was borne of passion, dedication and relentless determination. Legendary first for its trophy whitetails and more recently for its unsurpassed wingshooting, today Deer Creek is truly a paradise for outdoor enthusiasts. Spring and summer resort activities include trophy catch-and-release bass fishing, horseback riding, 5-stand sporting clays, birding, and hiking. Whatever your sporting interests may be, world-class facilities and amenities provide the perfect corporate meeting location or family getaway.
Awarded the esteemed honor of 2006-07 Orvis® Endorsed Wing Shooting Lodge of the Year, Deer Creek Lodge will provide you with hard flushing, hard-flying birds, luxurious lodging, southern hospitality, and gourmet country cuisine at its finest! Deer Creek is widely recognized for its one-fee, "no limit" wingshooting forays for upland game birds and its unique offering of free-ranging mallards where limits of green-heads are the rule, not the exception! Coined "The Happy Hunting Ground" by Native American Indians, trophy whitetails, wild turkeys, and a variety of small game species also flourish here. Whatever your interests and whatever the season, Deer Creek can accommodate your outdoor life-style!
This wildlife-rich environment has enabled Deer Creek to attain recognition as a worldwide hunting destination. National acclaim was first acquired for trophy whitetails with feature articles appearing in a variety of magazines including Buckmasters, Sporting Classics, North American Whitetail, Deer & Deer Hunting, Bowhunter, Bow & Arrow, Barron's Outdoor Guide, Deer & Big Game Bowhunting, Bass Pro Shop's Outdoor World, Advanced Deer Hunting and Whitetail Monster Bucks. A variety of nationally-televised TV shows including Jimmy Houston Outdoors, AdventureBound Outdoors, Buckmasters, and Kids Hooked on the Outdoors were filmed on-location, and numerous newspaper articles and several nationally distributed videos have also touted our trophy whitetails. Feature articles depicting the club's various wingshooting opportunities have appeared in The Double Gun Journal, Shooting Sportsman, Gray's Sporting Journal, Sporting Classics, Sporting Clays, Wildfowl, Wing & Shot, North America's Greatest Bird Hunting Lodges and Preserves, Wingshooter's World, and the revered Bird Hunting Report. Several nationally-televised outdoor shows and commercial videos have portrayed the club's unsurpassed wing shooting opportunities, as well.
Deer Creek has now gained global renown for its one-fee, "no limit" wing shooting forays for upland game birds and its unique offering of free-ranging mallards. Feature articles depicting the club's various opportunities have appeared in The Double Gun Journal, Shooting Sportsman, Gray's Sporting Journal, Sporting Classics, Sporting Clays, Wildfowl, Wing & Shot, North America's Greatest Bird Hunting Lodges and Preserves and the esteemed Bird Hunting Report. Several nationally-televised outdoor shows and commercial videos have portrayed the club's unsurpassed wing shooting opportunities as well. These various distinctions culminated during the 2001 season with the highly celebrated Wing Shooting Lodge Endorsement by the ORVIS® Company, a seal of approval that we proudly display to this day!