We are located in Douglas, MA, only 25 miles south of Worcester and 30 miles north of Providence, LadyWoods Game Preserve encompasses 130 acres of typical New England cover. All birds are reared on the grounds, all are adult and full plumaged. We offer both pheasant and chukar packages. We welcome patrons with their own hunting dogs of any breed. LadyWoods Game Preserve is true hunting as there are no back up guns. You will be challenged as a shooter allowing for an enjoyable hunting experience. When looking for pheasant hunting and chukar hunting in Massachusetts (MA), look to LadyWoods.
The shooting season runs from September 15th to APRIL everyday including Sundays. Residents of the state of Massachusetts need a valid hunting license and non residents must purchase a one day preserve license through us.
For more information please visit our online calendar to request a hunt, or call our home office at 508-278-3529.
NOTE: The preserve is located at 312 Wallum Lake Rd in Douglas, MA, NOT our office address. Please see Our Location Information below for directions.
There is a 3 hour maximum on each hunt, starting at either 8am or 1pm. Hunters will need to provide their own dog. A non-refundable 50% deposit is required within 10 days of booking to reserve your spot. Gift certificates available.
Pheasant hunts are available September through December. Chukar hunts are available all season. Please email Jane@LadyWoods.com with questions or for details.
Hunts are booked by the gun as follows:
One Gun - 8 Bird Minimum
Two Guns - 10 Bird Minimum
Three Guns - 15 Bird Minimum
Bird minimums can be any mix of birds
Example: 2 guns = 10 bird minimum. Mix can be 6 pheasant, 4 chukar or any other combination to total 10.
Pheasant - $30 each
Chukar - $23 each
Please plan to arrive 30 minutes before your scheduled hunt time
Hunters must have their MA hunting license with them
Policies and Conditions:
We may cancel hunts due to unforseen conditions or circumstances.
We also reserve the right to cancel or stop hunts at any times due to unsafe actions or situations.
Ladywoods no longer offers use of our dogs and guide.
Hunters are welcome with their hunting dogs and birds will be stocked as usual.
Hunter orange hat
MA residents need valid hunting license
One day resident or non-resident commercial shooting preserve licenses available for non-licensed hunters while hunting in Massachusetts at LadyWoods
Please visit our Hunting License page by clicking here for more information.
Guns transported per state regulations
Booking a hunt at LadyWoods is as easy as 1.2.3.
Book a Hunt by filling out the form on the left below
Availability is subject to change
Information about obtaining shooting preserve licenses
Online purchases require the following:
1. Major Credit Card (Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express)
2. Local Printer to print licenses, permits, and stamps
3. Plain, white, letter-sized (8?" X 11") printer paper
Please note that your MassFishHunt transactions will be indicated on your credit card statement as ACT*MADFGMassFishHunt 615-263-4257
- Retail Stores
- City/Town Clerk Offices
- Division of Marine Fisheries Offices
- Division of Fisheries & Wildlife Offices
When purchasing hunting license online, the customer must create an online profile with their residency information and demographics (hair/eyes/height/weight). The residency status and address that the customer enters will determine if the hunter is eligible for a resident or non-resident license.
New regulations allow hunters to possess an electronic copy of their license on their smartphone/mobile device if they are not hunting a game species that require paper tags attached to the license/permit (deer, bear, turkey) according to 321 CMR 2.11(5) and 321 CMR 3.02(4).
The online commercial shooting preserve 1-day license asks which day the license is to be valid for, and is only valid for that day. If you have any questions please feel free to contact Trina Moruzzi of the MassWildlife Division of Fisheries & Wildlife at 508-389-6318.
Yes, a resident or non-resident commercial shooting preserve one day hunting license can be bought via the internet by any hunter or through a license vendor in MA. If you choose to hunt more than one day, you must purchase a one day license for each day. Please visit our Hunting License information by clicking here.
We would prefer that you have a Mass. hunting license, however you can purchase a one day hunting license for each day that you hunt. Either option is available by visiting our Hunting License information by clicking here.
Contact the state police to find out the specifics on transporting guns across state lines. We require all guns be transported according to state regulations.
We take checks and cash. At this time we do not accept credit cards.
Average shots are 20 - 30 yards. We recommend # 7 1/2 or # 6 shot.
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Rt 146N to Rt 16 exit.
Take Rt 16 into Douglas. Where Rt 16 takes a sharp right ( sign says Rt16W to Webster ) go straight. This puts you on SW Main St. Follow the road to the first 4-way intersection. Take a left. You are now on Wallum Lake Rd. Number 312 is approximately 3 miles down on the left.
Mass Pike to Rt 146S to Rt 16 exit. Follow directions above.
Rt 395 to Rt 16 exit. Follow Rt 16 . Take a right onto Cedar st. Follow to 4 way intersection go straight through. Now on Wallum Lake Rd , number 312 is approx. 3 miles on the left.