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The Central New York, Finger Lakes and Eastern Lake Ontario regions have some of the best waterfowling in the northeast!

Early Season Hunts —  October through November.

Early season hunts are backcountry puddle duck in marsh and small waters. Canoes and chest waders and small decoy spreads are utilized for mallards, wood ducks and teal. These hunts are designed for one or two hunters. 

Late Season Hunts — Late December through January. 

These are big water hunts from layout boats utilizing large spreads to decoy scaup, redheads, ringneck and assorted other diver ducks in late winter conditions. Also, goldeneye and sea duck hunts from customized Lund boat blind for one or two hunters is available.

Waterfowl hunting is a challenging pursuit steeped in tradition. The camaraderie of the hunt amidst spectacular wetland environments combine to make memorable and exciting adventures afield.  

Hard-work, good gear and extensive scouting makes for great outfitted and guided hunts!

UGS Inc. supports wetlands conservation and is a proud member of Ducks Unlimited. Call anytime for more detailed information.