Hunting Destinations

South Dakota


Mark your calendars for these important dates:

2017 Pheasant Season
Oct. 21 - Jan. 1

Tentative 2017 Turkey Season:
April 8 - May 21

Prairie Dog 2017 Season:
May 7 - Sept. 30

Tentative 2017 Archery Antelope:
Aug. 19 - Sept. 30

Buffalo Hunting 2017
December 1 - March 30

Rifle Deer 2017
November 4 - 26


Hunt Specials

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Hunting Tips

Know your Weapon!! Yes make sure your gun is on using the bench, after that, practice shooting in different positions. Lying down, on one knee and just standing. Can you hit a paper plate at 100 yards standing free hand? Try shooting sticks or bipods.






Bakker Taxidermy

About Us:
Josh Bakker has been involved in taxidermy for ten years. In March of 2003, Josh took first place with a pheasant mount and also took first place with a walleye at the Iowa State Taxidermy Show. Bakker Taxidermy has experience with large exotic animals, too. He strives for consistent, high quality work and has reasonable prices and turn around times. In addition, Josh has a passion for the animals he works on. Bakker Taxidermy offers friendly service and will treat the species like it is their own. Click here for more pictures and pricing.

Josh Bakker
309 1st St.
Doon, IA 51235
Phone: (712) 726 - 3080