Gate Locks

ATTENTION MEMBERS – The new combination for the Main, and North gates will be active on May 1st. 2017

2017 Scholarship Application

The Fin & Feather Club will award a scholarship of $1,500 to a collage bound student that will be studying in the field of natural resources for a one year term. The scholarship may be renewable for 3 additional years contingent upon eligibility and application. The application must be submitted by May 1st for consideration for the fall of that year. The application can be downloaded by going to the Education page. Any questions, contact Laude at 231 233-7633.

CPL Class

The first CPL Class will be held on April 7 & 8. The cost for the class is Fin & Feather members $50, non members $100. You must be pre-registered with Jim Glover at 231 845-5661 in order to take the class. The class fills up fast, so if you are interested in taking the class, contact Jim today.

Hunter Safety Class

There will be a Hunter Safety Class on April 22nd & 23rd. You must be pre-registered and pick up the Hunter Safety book to take the class. The class will run both days from 9 to 3. There is no charge for the class. Sign up for the class will be at Captain Chuck’s in Ludington on April 15th, from 10 to noon. If you have any questions, call Frank at 231 845-7259 or Nita at 231 690-0874. (Please take note, that the previous date for the class was incorrect)

Fin & Feather Club Meetings

The next Fin & Feather Club meeting will be March 8th. Dinner, which will be served at 6:00 PM at a cost of $7.00 per person. The speaker is not known at this time, the meeting will start around 7.
The April Fin & Feather Club meeting will be April 12th.

Another Successful Big Game Award Night

Big Game Award Night for 2017 is over. The night was again successful thanks to the attendees and all the volunteers who gave up their evening to help out. There were 3 firearms that were given out during the night. 2 as Grand Door prizes and 1 a Bonus firearm. The $20 raffle with the winners choice between 3 quality firearms, was won by Dan Engelhardt. Richard Dust won the Browning AB3 300 Win from the $10 Key raffle, and John Ashley won the Remington 870 Express 20 Ga from the Fish Race Game. The meal which was prepared and served by Marcia Sadler and her crew was stuffed pork chops and all the fixings, and again was superb. A very special thank you to the sponsors who helped make the night possible with their donations: Squires Family Care Chiropractic, Ingle Family Chiropractic Center, Hendricks Chiropractic, Sanders Meats, West Shore Bank, Dusty’s Auto Body and Detail, Dick & Peggy Dunnill, Ted Arens, Osborns Sports (Bear Lake), Dick & Denise Herrmann, Julie Harmon, Briggs Hardware, David Kooi, Ludington Beverage, Dr. Alan Mast DPM, Bob’s Roofing (Phil Landis), Magee Insurance, Little River Casino, Lower Hamlin Grocery, Gleason’s Pheasant Farms, Cabela’s and a very special THANK YOU to Trigger Time, Big Rapids for supplying the firearms.
Thank you to the 250 attendees who attended the evening supporting the Fin & Feather Club. Thank you to all the volunteers who helped out at the event. The winners of the Michigan white tail mounts was: Men’s firearms: 1st place-Alex Ringle, 2nd-Brian Mulherin, 3rd- Logan Stakanas. Men’s archery: 1st place-Wyatt Watkins, 2nd-Kreig Petoskey, 3rd-Chris Sekenske. Women’s archery: 1st place-Amanda Watkins, 2nd- Danille Ringle, 3rd- Nita Finch. Youth division, Logan Stakanas. Thanks to all who brought their mounts to be displayed for all to see.
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Women’s archery division; (from left to right)
Amanda Watkins (1st place)
Danille Ringle (2nd place)
Nita Finch (3rd place)

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Men’s archery division (from right to left)
Wyatt Watkins (1st place)
Kreig Petoskey (2nd place)
Chris Sekenske (3rd place)

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Men’s firearm division: (from left to right)
Alex Ringle (1st place)
Logan Stakanas (3rd place)
Brian Mulherin (2nd place)

NRA Join/Renew on Line

Members, if you would like to become a NRA member or would like to renew your NRA membership, contact David Woodruff at 231 898-4570 or by e mail at dcwoodruffsr@yahoo.com. Join today and to help keep our firearm rights!!!!


The Fin and Feather Club of Mason County is located at 3276 N. Darr Road, Scottville, Michigan, and has something for everyone.

  • Family Oriented Activities
  • Educational Opportunities
  • Dedication To Conservation
  • Shooting Sports
  • Archery Sports
  • Comfortable Clubhouse

Located on 160 acres of spectacular woodland in the center of Mason County, Michigan. The club is less than 10 miles east of the Lake Michigan shoreline and approximately half way up the lower peninsula. The area is host to an abundance of deer, turkey, squirrels, rabbits, many species of birds, and other animals.

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PLAID SHIRT NIGHT - NOVEMBER 1ST. ( Tickets available at the August meeting.)

Our plaid shirt night preparations are underway. We are seeking members or sponsors of prizes, donors of prizes, art work, crafted items, or cash donations to Plaid shirt night . All donations will be welcomed, and advertised throughout our Tattered feather, website, and face book. ( unless anonymity is preferred ). We are also seeking members that want to help out by selling tickets, setting up , or helping with one of our various chores, prior to, during, or after our event. please contact Gordon if you are interested in helping our club to continue on with our various community, youth, and lady projects. GORDONGR47@YAHOO.COM - 231 843 9471

Donations:

THANK YOU NRA FOUNDATION

The Fin and Feather Club of Mason County Michigan would like to thank the NRA Foundation for their generous grant of two muzzle loading rifles with scopes, 500 rounds of .223 ammunition, 2000 targets, and 10,000 rounds of .22lr ammunition! This will be used for our ongoing Hunter Safety courses. The award of this grant enables us to provide the tools, education, and detailed instruction necessary to promote safe shooting and gun handling procedures to our many hunter safety students each year.