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Bird Clothing Need for Hunting

Pheasant Hunt Gear

There are many items that you should have for your South Dakota Pheasant hunt, below are a few key items that we have found to be useful in planning your hunt.

  • Waterproof hunting jacket
  • Waterproof hunting boots
  • Waterproof pants and canvas front pants
  • Waterproof gloves/shooting gloves
  • Protective Eyewear
  • Blaze orange shooting shirt, vest, or cap
  • Gun: 12 gauge recommended
  • Camera, batteries and film
  • License: You may buy it at the lodge, Cabela's or buy it before you reach your destination
What to wear while hunting

Prairie Dog Hunt Gear

South Dakota Prairie Dog hunting is an exciting and challenging event.  The last thing you need is to be unprepared.  Below are a few items that we have found useful to get you ready for your hunt.

  • Binoculars
  • Sunblock
  • Range finder
  • Spotting scopes
  • Camera, batteries and film
  • Ammo: Any caliber is accepted
  • Rounds: Plan to shoot 200-300 per day
  • Rifle: Any rifle is accepted
  • Benches: We have shooting benches or bring your own
  • License: You may buy it at the lodge, Cabela's or buy it before you reach your destination
Guided Fishing Trips in SD

Fishing Gear

Fishing on the Missouri River and Francis Case is a great way to get out and enjoy Buffalo Butte when not hunting pheasants.  Below are a few of many items to help you make your guided fishing trip at Buffalo Butte more enjoyable and memorable.

  • Camera, batteries and film
  • Waterproof gear in case of bad weather
  • Binoculars
  • Sunblock
Yellow Lab Pheasant Hunting

Bring your Hunting Dog

A dog is a hunter's best friend.  That is why here at Buffalo Butte Ranch we welcome you bringing a dog to the lodge provided shots are current.  While the dogs are not allowed inside the lodge, we do however have accommodations for them.  This will ensure your dog's stay is as comfortable as yours, while your here enjoying your South Dakota Pheasant Hunting trip.

  • Electric Collars and Leash for your dog
  • Dry Dog Food and Bowls to Feed them
  • First Aid Kit for Dogs
Gregory Airport or Winner Airport


Buffalo Butte, located in the "Golden Triangle" for South Dakota pheasant hunting.  A prime pheasant hunting area between Gregory, Winner and Chamberlain.  If choosing you are choosing to visit us by plane and enjoy our  accommodations, the following are airports to fly into

Directions to Gregory, SD

Driving Directions

Buffalo Butte Ranch is based out of Gregory, South Dakota, in the heart of South Dakota's world-famous wild pheasant hunting country!

Buffalo Butte Ranch
33376 Buffalo Butte Road
Gregory, South Dakota 57533

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