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
There are many different types of waterfowl, and hunters will find them in abundance at Lost Quarter Farms. Lost Quarter Farms has cemented a reputation as a true destination for duck hunting enthusiasts. Hunters flock to the Swan Lake region for a chance to take advantage of the great hunting found there. Continue reading
If you’re a hunter chances are your passion for it can be traced to a tradition in your family. At Lost Quarter Farms they know the feeling, and offer some the Midwest’s finest deer hunting, waterfowl hunting and more. Moreover, they offer a sense of hospitality that takes their guests back to another place and time. Continue reading
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. You’ll be enamored by its secluded beauty, and inspired by the sheer amount of deer. 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