Something Special for Every Outdoorsman and Every Occasion
SouthWind Plantation is proud to offer a variety of different services, which are only offered by a five-star hunting lodge. Also, SouthWind offers the perfect destination for weddings, corporate retreats, family reunions, and vacation time spent with family and friends. Our services include:
SouthWind Plantation offers a variety of different hunting packages to our guests. We offer both half and full day quail hunts to guests looking to experience Wing-Shooting at its finest. Also, for guests who are looking to experience a whitetail deer hunt, SouthWind offers both half and full day hunts and permits guests to hunt deer with rifles, muzzleloaders, or with a crossbow. The arrival of springtime brings with it the desire to hunt the elusive Boss Tom. SouthWind offers turkey-hunting packages, which consist of professional guides, calls, and decoys. If a guest is looking for the perfect way to host a corporate event, look no further than taking part in one of our SouthWind dove shoots. A SouthWind dove shoot consists of blinds, refreshments, and stools, making for a great afternoon full of fun and entertainment. SouthWind also takes great pride in offering a great duck hunting experience, relax and enjoy the thrill of shooting one of our three flooded duck ponds. For guests who want to hunt a variety of different game, SouthWind offers combination packages, which are available upon request. SouthWind takes great pride in being able to customize the perfect hunting package that is right for you! Book your trip today to enjoy the “ultimate hunting experience”!
- Deer with firearms or archery (in season)
- Quail hunting- Full and Half-day (in season)
- Spring Turkey (in season)
- Corporate/ Group Dove Hunt (in Season)
- Mule Drawn Wagon and Horseback Hunt (in season)
- Duck Hunt (in season)
For guests looking to experience the fishing trip of a lifetime, SouthWind offers both half and full day fishing trips in one of our three stocked ponds full of large mouth bass and eye-popping bream. Also, SouthWind Plantation rests only ten miles from world famous Lake Seminole. We are proud to offer guided half and full-day fishing trips on the big beautiful lake. Come and enjoy some of the five-star fishing adventures offered at SouthWind today!
- Private Lake Fishing - Full and Half-day
- Lake Seminole Guided Outing – Full and Half-day
SouthWind Plantation is proud to offer professional shooting instruction from Bob Self. SouthWind will be glad to customize your hunting package to include time spent working with Bob to improve upon your Wing-Shooting skills. Bob is available for instruction from January 1st until March 31st. After an afternoon spent working with Bob in front of our state-of-the-art five-stand clay range, you will be ready for whatever challenges you may encounter in a day of quail hunting. For hunters who are looking to improve upon their shooting skills, Bob is available to provide expert shooting instruction during your time spent hunting in the field. Along with being a shooting instructor, Bob is a trained gun fitter, who spent 35 years with a gun builder learning this craft. Bob will be glad to help fit the perfect gun for you during your time spent with us.
Professional Shooting Instructor - Bob Self
Bob Self has been shooting shotguns for over 40 years and giving professional shooting instructing for over 20 years. He teaches bird hunting in the field as well as sporting clays, trap, and skeet. He is a trained gun fitter having spent 35 years with a gun builder learning his craft.
Bob's Caesar Guerini Shooting Bio can be viewed here.
Bob's wins as a shooter include:
- NSCA Master Class Shooter (14yrs)
- Caesar Guerini Pro Staff Shooter (2012-present)
- Browning Firearms Pro Staff Shooter (2002-2012)
- 7 World English Sporting Clay Titles (Veteran Class)
- Thailand Sporting Clays Champion (2012)(2014)(12 and 20ga)
- 5 Time All American in 12ga, 20ga, 28ga and 410ga (2012-2013-2014-2015-2016)
SouthWind is proud to offer Smith Station, our 11,000 square foot multi-purpose corporate facility, which can accommodate every need imaginable for guests who are looking to have a corporate meeting. The facility offers a corporate meeting room perfectly prepared to hold any meetings guests may want to achieve. Also, for guests who are looking to have a wedding, the multi-purpose corporate facility can accommodate over two hundred guests overlooking our twenty-acre stocked pond on our 5,800 square foot Hunters Rest Outdoor Pavilion. Along, with being the perfect place to have your next corporate meeting or to host a wedding reception, SouthWind is pleased to offer a wide range of other ways to entertain guests during your time spent with us, which include:
- Steam Room/Sauna (Corporate Facility)
- Pool Table
- Large Deck with area to set up a band (Corporate Facility)
- Sporting Clays
- Horseback Riding
- Local Tours
- Centrally located near the Bainbridge Country Club for golf
SouthWind is proud to offer several scenic sites for a wedding. We have a Gazebo, which sits in front of our Main Lodge. Also, SouthWind has an altar, which overlooks our twenty-acre stocked pond. For guests wondering where to have the perfect wedding reception, look no further than Smith Station our 11,000 square foot multi-purpose corporate facility. This facility allows us to accommodate over two hundred guests. The corporate facility makes for the perfect place for any kind of formal gathering, especially for weddings.
SouthWind offers the perfect setting for families to gather together. The food, fellowship, and fun we offer to our guests are just a few of the many reasons why SouthWind makes for the perfect place to have a family reunion. The spacious deck in front of our Main Lodge, which overlooks our twenty-acre stocked pond, is the perfect place to reminisce about old times.
SouthWind is pleased to offer any family the perfect destination for their next family vacation. We offer a wide variety of activities for our guests to participate in during their time spent with us. These include:
- Horseback Riding
- Skeet shooting at our specially designed 5-stand clay range
- Nature Tours