Exclusive Guest Opportunities

Nestled in the heart of the Niagara region and conveniently located within a short drive from Toronto and Buffalo, Run-A-Fowl Gentlemen’s Hunt and Sporting Club is a private sanctuary, offering an array of on-site activities and outdoor amenities.

• Licensing Progams •

At Run-A-Fowl Gentlemen’s Hunt and Sporting Club, your safety is our top priority. We’re pleased to provide licensing programs, which may be completed separately or altogether as part of the Run-A-Fowl Shooting Academy. With instructors also available on-site, rest assured knowing your experience at Run-A-Fowl will be a safe and enjoyable one. Please contact us today for more information and pricing.


INDIVIDUAL COURSES 

  • PAL (Possession and Acquisitions License) Program: includes instructor,
    meal services, and testing.
  • Hunter’s Education Program: includes instructor, meal services, and testing.
    *Additional Licensing Programs available upon request and availability of instructor(s)


RUN-A-FOWL SHOOTING ACADEMY

A 3-4 day course providing all three licensing stages including PAL, Hunters Education Program and a Restricted Firearms course. This package is complete with daily meals and a custom shooting package with outdoor training.

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• Skeet & Clay Shooting •

Skeet Shooting (or Sporting Clays) is a recreational and competitive activity where participants, using shotguns, attempt to break clay targets mechanically flung into the air from two fixed stations at high speed from a variety of angles. Run-A-Fowl Gentlemen’s Hunt and Sporting Club is outfitted to supply a licensed range officer to instruct and assist with any target shooting on premise. Novice, unlicensed shooters can partake in easier shooting activities, while the avid shooter can truly be tested by the variance of the shooting at the facility.

  • At present, our mobile shooting station can accommodate groups of 5 at a time, and up to 30 shooters in total
  • Roughly a half hour per group; consumables charge
  • Range-officer and instructor are available on-site
  • Safety lessons are provided and are mandatory for participation
  • Safety equipment, firearms and shells are provided
  • All skill levels welcome; varied shooting styles available for target practise
  • Competitive ‘gaming’ for enthusiasts of all proficiencies
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• Gun Workshop & Services •

Run-A-Fowl Gentlemen’s Hunt and Sporting Club boasts exceptional gun cleaning, with meticulous care and treatment. A range of equipment is available and utilized by our ‘smith’ to ensure proper cleaning of chokes, assembly, and total gun care. This service is complimentary to all guests of Run-A-Fowl.

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• Fly, Lure & Bait Fishing •

With a selection of three freshwater stocked ponds, fly fishing is an angling method in which an artificial “fly” is used to catch fish. The fly is cast using a fly rod, reel, and specialized weighted line requiring specialized technique. This activity is open at our facility from June to September each year.

  • Instructor available upon request (pending availability)
  • Can accommodate 8 fisherman
  • Three stocked ponds: small mouth bass, pike, sunfish (for kids)
  • Equipment provided with the exception of fly rods
  • Fishing docks, canoe and paddle boat are also available for use at the large pond
  • Life jackets are provided
  • Valid Outdoors Card is required
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• Archery •

Both competitive and recreational, this outdoor field sport is a test of skill with bow and arrows. Our Archery station features three lanes and professional-grade targets, with 3D targets being added in Spring/Summer 2016.

  • Featuring three lanes that can accommodate 6-18 ‘shooters’
  • Range-officer and instructor available on-site
  • Safety lessons are provided and are mandatory for participation
  • Safety equipment provided
  • Compound and recurve bows, as well as arrows are provided
  • Varying draw weight and length depending on skill level
  • Professional-grade targets provided
  • 3D targets to be added in Spring/Summer 2016
  • No license required
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• Apparel •

First-time hunter? No problem. Let our educated staff assist you in finding the right apparel for your activity right here at Run-A-Fowl Gentlemen’s Hunt and Sporting Club.

The Run-A-Fowl Boutique Shop located on the second floor of the Main Lodge, offers clothing, footwear and accessories made for outdoor field sports at varied activity levels. Combining innovative materials with functional design, Run-A-Fowl carries high-quality brands such as Harkila, to offer purposeful, sleek designs from classic to performance styles.

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