Be sure to check hunting regulations.
Use Respect - Ask First. Please check with landowners before using their land. Be sure to read the specific site information and access rules before heading out. Landowner contact information is provided where permission is required.
The information on pheasant release sites may change including maps and restrictions. Please check back prior to hunting season.
Approximately 28,000 total pheasants will be released across provincial pheasant release sites at random times throughout the week.
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Don't forget to fill out our Pheasant Release Survey. We read every single one so we can learn from hunters and continue to improve the program.
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Bigelow Reservoir (Buck for Wildlife Project)Return to Search!
Disclaimer: Marker locations are approximate. For absolutely accurate locations, please review a county map.
Bigelow Reservoir is a 1018-acre site with a designated parking area. Please consult regulations for additional information. Day use only, no open fires and foot access only.
Hunters are reminded to use respect at all times, remembering to adhere to all landowner requests. Close gates, hunt on foot, keep vehicles in designated parking lots and trails, pick up all garbage and spent shells, and advise landowners of any livestock or fencing issues you may encounter. Refrain from cleaning birds at release properties, and remember that fires are not allowed on release properties.This site is also listed in ACA's Alberta Discover Guide.
NW/NE/SW/SE03-034-25-W4M, NE/SE09-034-25-W4M, NW/SW10-034-25-W4M, SW15-034-25-W4M, SE16-034-25-W4M
Sep 01 - Oct 28