Orvis-Endorsed Wingshooting Lodge in Garland, North Carolina

4.2 out of 5 Customer Rating
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George Hi Plantation

Phone icon910-564-5860 Phone icon919-820-6478 Email iconhunt@georgehi.com Link icongeorgehi.com
3192 Ebenezer Forest Road
Garland, NC 28441

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The Story

The records show that George Hi Plantation, an original land grant by the King of England, has been hunted for Quail prior to the Civil War, and for the last 50 years, the DuBose family has caringly managed George Hi as a truly southern Quail hunting experience for guests, friends and family. The hunting operation is supported by almost 1000 acres of mature Quail habitat, experienced guides, well-trained hunting dogs, new 5 stand for shooting clay targets, four bedroom Quail Cottage, eight bedroom Lake Lodge, private chef and dedicated staff to ensure guests enjoy the perfect southern hunting plantation experience. For Quail hunters, a covey rise over well-trained dogs is an exhilarating sight and the DuBose family remains committed to providing a unique Quail hunting experience. Every year, from October through March, the family opens this spectacular property to hunters from across the nation that come for some of the best Quail hunting in the southeast.

Date Range

October 1st to March 31st

What is Provided to Customer

All vehicles, (ammunition available), breech loading guns, guides, dogs, cold drinks and light food in the field.

Region/Terrain Where You Hunt

Warm Grasses, Pine Woods and Plantings.

Sample of Typical Trip

One to three day hunts include lodging, all meals, guides, dog and vehicles. Guests can arrived any time convenient to them, including the evening before their first hunt, starting on an afternoon or arriving on a morning to start their stay.

Lodging, Meals, and Accommodations

Orvis Customers are provided rooms with private baths in both our new lodge as well as in our four bedroom Quail Cottage. Three meals daily, stocked bar, cold drinks and light food in the field.

Frequently Asked Questions

Breech guns are the only guns used in the field and we do have a large selection of 20 and 28-ga. guns available at no charge. The two closest airports are in Raleigh and Fayetteville, North Carolina. Pricing and most other relevant information is available at www.georgehi.com or use the contact information above to contact us directly.

On-Site Activities

Quail hunting, Clay Targets at our New, Fully Automated, 10 Trap 5-Stand.

Off-Site Activities

Quail hunting, 5-stand targets shooting, Bass Fishing in the DuBose Lake, Wild Ducks during season.

What Should Customers Bring?

Customers can bring breech loading shotguns (20 Ga. and 28 Ga recommended but not mandatory, no auto loading or pump guns in the field), light to heavy footwear, light rain coat, hunting or heavy twill pants, vest (can be provided) cap, glasses, gloves if desired.

Species You Hunt by Season

Bobwhite Quail, Wild Duck when in season.

Rated 5 out of 5 by from Outstanding Hunts I returned for my third visit with an afternoon, over night stay and morning hunt. Once again, I experienced superb guides ( Zack and Bryan ) that provided quality dogs for the hunt. Numerous birds were shot including a unique pheasant and of course, many quail missed. Nancy and Doyle provide an exceptional experience going out of their way to ensure a great stay. I look forward to returning and totally recommend George Hi.
Date published: 2021-01-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Amazing Quail Plantation! My husband and I just came back from a fabulous weekend hunting quail with friends. My first trip was 2 years ago with a great group of GRITS women and 3 of us just had a reunion, bringing our husbands. Dan and Penny set the tone of grace, care, excellence that is echoed throughout the whole experience. The guides, the cooks, the housekeepers, the dogs, the fields, the lodge are all first rate. We're booking our slots for next year so we don't miss out as the word spreads. George Hi is the place to go if you enjoy excellence and warmth in the field and in the lodge.
Date published: 2019-02-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Quality Hunting Lodge Just back from two days of quail hunting and a bit of fishing. Outstanding facility with exceptional guides, dogs and friendly staff. I will return.
Date published: 2018-11-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from GO! My friends and I are heading back to Georgie Hi. It will be the 3RD trip this year for 2 of us, 4th overall. Repeat business is the best testimonial that we could ever provide for any hunting trip. Lots to recommend, but #1 is the quality of the quail; they fly hard and far, not at all like typical shooting preserve birds. I hunted wild quail in NJ years ago, when we had them, and I believe that the birds at George Hi rival those. The staff and accommodations are great but we can get that at almost any lodge; we make the trip to hunt, we do that at George Hi.
Date published: 2017-03-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from a great day afield at George HI Our first trip to George Hi was one to be remembered. Excellent cover, fast flying birds and plenty of them. The staff and guides were extremely accommodating to our wishes. We had just met, but seemed like old friends.
Date published: 2017-01-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Traditional Quail Hunting at Its Best Georgia quail in North Carolina! Affable and capable guides hunting well trained dogs. First rate room accommodations; refined, comfortable hunting lodge with crackling fireplaces; warm southern hospitality and charm, gourmet cuisine and open bar with brand name selections. Plantation habitat and sporting ethos is world class. Quintessential quail hunting and a fine venue that will become habit forming!
Date published: 2016-12-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Weekend Spend this weekend with my Carolina GRITS group (Girls Really Into Shooting). Warm, comfortable accommodations, great food, knowledgable guides, great dogs, warm and welcoming staff. Get there!
Date published: 2016-02-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Outstanding Hunt and Service I had the decidedly good fortune to hunt at George Hi several times last season. Dan O'Conner and his team went out of their way to make sure every aspect of our visit was perfect. The birds flew great and the guides and dogs were exceptional. Can't wait to return!
Date published: 2014-11-18
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