Cedar Hollow Ranch

1185 NW 30th Ave., St. John, Kansas  67576

"Best little honey-hole in Kansas"

Now booking 2016 Spring Turkey Hunts

2016 Spring Turkey Hunts 

We are offering 3-day hunts (seimi-guided) with 4-nights stay in our hunting lodge.  Limit is 2 bearded turkeys and a whole lot of fun hunting these resident Rio and Eastern long beards. $625.00 per hunter.  Additional nights (beyond 4 nights) stay in lodge if available, will be $75 extra per hunter.
Hunting license and permit not included and can be bought online at KDWP.

  These wild turkeys are everywhere in Stafford County. We will show you some excellent hunting ground. Hunters should expect all weather conditions hunting Kansas in April.....rain, mild and possibly hot.

If you are wanting to give a child his/her first turkey experience, this is the place to be.    It just doesn't get any better than this in Kansas.

You may purchase licenses and permits online at

To break up the day, you may fish in our bass/catfish pond next to the cabin.
   Send us an e-mail at mitchminnis@gmail.com

**Our Ranch properties are located in Stafford County, unit #5, on the map below.

General Information
Spring Turkey - Archery Only
Date: 04/04/2016 - 04/12/2016
Location: Unit Specified on Permit

Spring Turkey - Archery Only

Spring Turkey - Regular (firearm/archery)
Date: 04/13/2016 - 05/31/2016
Location: Unit Specified on Permit
  • Shooting Hours: One-half hour before sunrise to sunset.
  • Legal Equipment: Shotguns using shot sizes 2-9; long, recurve or compound bows and crossbows.
  • Permit Limit: Any individual who has purchased a spring turkey permit is eligible for one second turkey game tag. Spring game tags are valid for Units 1, 2, 3, 5 and 6.
  • Bag Limit: One turkey with a visible beard per permit or game tag.
  • Dogs may not be used in spring season.
Spring Turkey - Youth/Disabled
Date: 04/01/2016 - 04/12/2016
Location: Unit Specified on Permit

Spring Turkey - Youth/Disabled

Turkey Management Units

Your permit specifies the unit or units in which you may hunt. This graphic shows the current boundaries for the turkey units. Specific information about turkey hunting within the units can be found on the Turkey General Information page.

Brett Rimbert from Colorado with his 2015 Spring Gobbler

    Mike Carmody, (below) from Arizona, with his second gobbler.

    9-1/2" bearded bow-kill.

    Pair of Spring Gobblers killed on CHR

    Spring Gobbler at CHR

    Ralph "the turkey slayer" Shere and his 2015 Kansas Trophy!

    These videos were shot Sunday, April 26, 2015 a few hundred yards from our Lodge