At Lost Quarter Farms, going on a deer, turkey, or geese hunt can be a fun, relaxing experience. To make it the best possible experience it can be, we provide many accommodations before going out on the hunt. We recommend keeping in mind the following safety tips as you do venture out for your white tail deer, turkey, or water fowl hunts:
Spring turkey season officially opens for hunters on April 17 but that doesn’t mean practice didn’t start early. Many hunters have been scouting and practicing their calls since the fall season and in a couple weeks, when Lost Quarter Farms opens their doors to greenhorns and pros alike, the difference will be noticeable. If you’re nervous about going turkey hunting in Missouri, don’t be. The professionals at Lost Quarter Farms have put together a guide to help you prepare like a pro. Continue reading
Lost Quarter Farms is home to a variety of waterfowl ready for hunting season. Our long-standing reputation as a true destination for duck hunting enthusiasts is one of many reasons why we’re one of the top lodges in the Midwest. Take advantage of our great hunting excursions in the Swan Lake region! Continue reading
If you’re an avid hunter, chances are your passion for it can be traced to a tradition in your family. At Lost Quarter Farms, our experts know the feeling and offer some the Midwest’s finest deer hunting, waterfowl hunting and more. Moreover, you will find a sense of hospitality that takes every guest back to another place and time. Tradition plays a great role in everything Lost Quarter Farms does, and we leave no stone unturned in providing an excursion that is equal parts great hunting and relaxation.
Cross the bridge to Lost Quarter Farms, and you’ll enter another world entirely. Established in 1929 and bordered by the Swan Lake National Wildlife Refuge on one side and Yellow Creek on the other three, this wooded, secluded and beautiful area is rich with game of all kinds. You will enjoy a number of wonderful accommodations during your one, two or three-day stay including:
- Electrically heated
- Five bedrooms, all featuring a full or queen bed with the exception of one twin bed.
- Two rooms have one full bed, one has two full beds, one has one full and one twin and one has one queen and one twin.
- Two modern bathrooms
- Large great room with fireplace and dining area
- Complete bar with set-ups available
- Screened-in porch
- Home cooked meals
- Blinds and decoys provided
- Accommodations for 1 to 10 hunters
As a hunting enthusiast, you’ve no doubt been on many hunting trips, a fact Lost Quarter Farms keeps firmly in mind. Our goal is to create the ultimate hunting trip for you, your family and/or friends, one that is all-encompassing and leaves no stone unturned in regards to hospitality. There are certain hunting trips you’re more likely to remember than others, and this promises to be one.
Once you experience hunting in the Swan Lake region of Missouri, you’ll know what incredible deer and duck hunting are truly all about. And once the hunt is over and you return to your quarters, you’ll learn what true hospitality looks like as well. Space is limited, so be certain to make your reservations and include yourself among the lucky ones enjoying one of the Midwest’s most fertile hunting grounds. We are proud to be the most acclaimed and hospitable hunting lodges in the region.
Trips for Deer Hunting Enthusiasts in Missouri
The Swan Lake region of Missouri is home to some of the Midwest’s finest deer hunting. It is also home to Lost Quarter Farms. One of the premier hunting lodges in all of Missouri, its visitors enjoy high success rates and the very best accommodations for their stay. Continue reading
3 Tips for Deer Hunters for Whitetail Deer Hunting Season
1. Be prepared
The temperature can change quickly during whitetail deer hunting season in Missouri. Because of these potentially drastic climate fluctuations, Lost Quarter Farms recommends layering your clothes. Coveralls, heavy coats, neck warmers, caps, and high-quality, weatherproof boots are an absolute necessity during the winter months. Continue reading
Affordable Deer Whitetail Deer Hunting Near St. Louis, Missouri
Just three miles west of the charming town of Mendon, Missouri lies one of the most fertile hunting grounds in “The Show Me State.” The area’s agriculturally rich environment is well-known to attract monster white-tail deer bucks and is one of the top five locations to bag a big one. Few other outfitters have the expertise, facilities and knowledge about Missouri deer hunting than the guides at Lost Quarter Farms. Continue reading
Ballad of Tom Bash
We’ve a shire reeve in our shire
We’ve a chieftain in this town.
We’ve a good man, bad for bad men,
We’ve a law that’s not down
Home from the garden party,
I hear the beating of their wings and my pulse quickens.
Just as surely as the sun rises in the east, the Canadian geese turn south as fall approaches to the vast land and lakes of Chariton County, Missouri.
If it were not for the stealthily independent spirit of Miss Mary Stewart, there might not be a Swan Lake Wildlife Refuge. Continue reading
Lost Quarter Farms hunting area lies 3 miles west of Mendon, Mo., a small town in Chariton County.
Lost Quarter or LQ, is bordered by Swan Lake National Wildlife Refuge and Yellow Creek. It is accessed by private bridge over this waterway. Tall Oak and Hickory trees tower over 70 feet high. You immediately get the feel of being in another world and can easily leave your work and worries behind as you weave through the wooded lane past the LQ duck lakes and approach the lodge. Continue reading