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Heartland Lodge
RR 1 Box 8A
Nebo, IL 62355
Experience the beauty and wonder of God's country in Pike County, Illinois, a place where memories and traditions last a lifetime! Enjoy the fully accommodated lodge in the rolling hills of this remote county. As you wind through the valleys and climb the hills to reach the top of what the locals call "P Ridge", you will view the beauty of nature that draws you back time and time again to the land that has been untouched by modern day s...

Services Offered

  • Pheasant
  • Quail
  • Turkey
  • Waterfowl
  • Whitetail Deer
Enjoy some of the best deer hunting, wild quail and pheasant hunting, waterfowl hunting and turkey hunting in Illinois. Also enjoy a 15 station sporting clays course that simulates different hunting settings at each station.
Turkey Three night, three day spring turkey hunt $1495
Waterfowl Four night, three day bird hunt $2850
Whitetail Deer Six night, five day October 1st-5th $2550

Whitetail Deer Hunting

Visit Heartland Lodge for legendary Pike County Illinois deer hunting, in one of the finest whitetail deer hunting lodges & outfitters in the country! Heartland Lodge is located in the middle of incredible Illinois deer hunting country. Located between the Mississippi and Illinois River drainages, Heartland provides habitat that is perfect for large whitetail bucks. The four key ingredients to having a quality deer herd are all found at Harpole's deer hunting lodge & outfitter. You must have genetics, food, habitat, and a good age structure to produce monster bucks and quality whitetail deer hunting. The genetics here in Illinois are the best in the country. The food and habitat could not be better. With a strict management program in place to preserve growth, Heartland has it all when hunting for incredible whitetail bucks. Heartland's reputation precedes itself as one of the finest whitetail deer hunting lodges & outfitters ever opened to the public.

Upland Bird Hunting

Enjoy upland bird hunting at Heartland Lodge. We have the best wild quail hunting and pheasant hunting in Illinois! Hunt for native bobwhite quail and pheasant behind some of the best hunting dogs in the country. Our German Shorthair Pointers and English Pointers are second to none. An abundance of native prairie grasses mixed with fields of milo present the ideal habitat for upland bird hunting. No need for you to work the dogs, carry the birds, and dress the game on our guided hunts. At Heartland Lodge, you'll have the assistance of our friendly bird hunting guides. This Orvis endorsed wing shooting operation is one of the finest in the country and the only Illinois hunting lodge endorsed by Orvis.

Wing shooting at Heartland is a favorite among hunters visiting the lodge. This area has a long tradition of wild quail hunting and working with quality bird dogs. You will enjoy three hearty home cooked meals every day. After the hunt, relax next to the fireplace or enjoy a game of poo

Waterfowl Hunting

Heartland Lodge and Illinois waterfowl hunting cannot be compared to any other duck hunting area in the United States. Hunt diver ducks such as Canvas Backs along the great Mississippi River; or Mallards, Wood Ducks, and Teal in the flooded bean, corn and millet fields.

The experience doesn't end in the field. You'll instantly feel comfortable with home-cooked meals and friendly staff who are always at Heartland Lodge.

We provide pits and blinds located in flooded corn, bean, and millet fields. We like to take groups of 2-4 duck hunters. Pits and blinds are heated. Guests are driven to within a short walking distance of pits, shortly before legal shooting hours. Our professional waterfowl hunting guide will have decoys set and dog in place in anticipation of the morning's excitement. Waterfowl hunts are available from late October to mid-January.

Turkey Hunting

Heartland Lodge was designed with you, the hunter, in mind. Enjoy turkey hunting in Pike County, Illinois. An abundance of CRP fields mixed with fields of milo and hardwoods present habitat ideal for turkey hunting.

Turkey hunting at Heartland is a favorite among hunters visiting the lodge. This area has a long tradition of turkey hunting. You will enjoy this turkey hunting lodge with three hearty home cooked meals every day. After the hunt, relax next to the large stone fireplace in our Great Room, or enjoy a game of pool in our recreation room. The relaxing atmosphere of the lodge is something you will look forward to after each full day of hunting.

At Heartland, we hunt a mixture of steep hills, rolling hills, pastures, crop fields, and river bottoms. During your 3-day turkey hunt, you may hunt many of these different terrains. The physical demands of your hunt can vary from mild to challenging, but our guides will accommodate to your physical limitations and hunting style.

Sporting Clays Course

Heartland's fifteen-station sporting clays course is one of the finest shooting courses in the Mid-West. This Illinois sporting clays course is located on 15 acres that surround the beautiful Heartland Lodge. This clays course will be one that you will want to shoot again and again.

Each shooting station will simulate different hunting situations. You will enjoy shooting an overhead Mallard flight, double rabbits racing across the field, springing teal, and many other exciting challenges.

Corporate entertainment packages are available for any size of group. Our sporting clay course is an ideal way to reward employees, customers, create team-building experiences, and sharpen your shooting skills. A complete conference facility is also available. Our sporting clays course is a perfect place for your next outing.

In addition to our fifteen station walk-through course, Heartland offers a portable sporting clays tower that can bring the excitement to your location.

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If you are looking for an Illinois vacation, there is no need to look any further. Heartland has vacation packages for everyone. Our Illinois resort is a unique and fun vacation spot. You can relax and enjoy all the activities our vacation resort has to offer, or you can venture out to the many area attractions.

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Guests enjoy the relaxing atmosphere the resort offers. You can relax on one of our rap around decks that over look the surrounding woods and watch all the wildlife. Our suites have ultra comfy king sized beds made out of lodge pole pine, along with Jacuzzis, fireplaces, comfy lounge furniture, and your own refrigerator to keep your favorite beverages close.

If you want to take a road trip, there are many sites to see within an hour or so of the lodge. The following all make a great day trip from the lodge.

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