Our goal is to provide you with the biggest TROPHY Illinois whitetail of your life! In the past five years our clients took 103 bucks over 150 with 14 Boone & Crockets. We Have 500 strategically placed tree stands and 250-acres of food plots located in the most well known TROPHY whitetail counties in the world
Pike County, Brown County, Adams County and Schuyler County
Here at GTW, our goal is to provide you with a trophy buck, quality hunt, and an unforgettable experience. We have been in business since 1998 and our trail-cam photos and trophy gallery is proof that big opportunities arise when hunting on GTW grounds. We offer the perfect mixture of strictly managed land, exclusive hunting rights, abundant food supply and trail-cam tracking technology to provide our hunters with Pope & Young and Boone & Crockett Record Bucks year after year.
Each guide takes 2-3 hunters on a 600-800 acre tract of ground that he has scouted and guided year after year. GTW owns over 500 time tested tree stands so each guide can ensure quality stand placement for every phase of the rut and various wind conditions.
Since 1998, GTW has been in numerous publications, broadcast on multiple television networks, and been a national focal point for trophy whitetail hunting. If you are serious about whitetail hunting, you owe it to yourself to hunt on low pressure, quality-managed ground in an area known for the highest concentration of trophy bucks in North America, combined with knowledgeable, seasoned, and experienced guides working only for you.
Our 10,000 acres of managed hunting land will put you at the center of Illinois abundant turkey population. In 2012 our clients had a 95% sucess rate. In early spring it is not uncommon for hunters see flocks of 20 to 30 turkeys at a time.
Our lodge is 3 Stories and 4800 sq. ft! It house's our dining facility and full commercial kitchen which will provide you with excellent home cooked and carryout meals with our brand new award winning chef! The lodge also contains a large recreation room with an HDTV, pool table, and lounge area.
Our guests stay in the surrounding modular homes; which each have 2 to 3 full size bathrooms, washers and dryers, kitchen, and separate changing rooms to store all your hunting clothes and gear. When you arrive back in camp you will be greeted to a clean house, fresh linens, and nicely made bed. Everything from our practice shooting tower to our deer processing center, along with our modular homes and lodge are together and centrally located to provide us with easy access to your hunting areas.
The lodge is also located on an 8 acre lake with an adjoining 7 acre lake, so if your hunt ends early due to a successful hunt, you may want to get in some excellent bass and pan fishing. Also please note all of our facilities are smoke free.