2023 black heritage hunt

This is an incredible event for novice hunters to receive instruction from the top leaders in conservation. The hunt is hosted by Black Heritage Hunters in partnership with California Waterfowl and Bird Haven Ranch, featuring dinners by Chef and Black Duck Revival owner Jonathan Wilkins.

Participants will arrive Thursday evening and spend the day Friday learning about waterfowl hunting and Black hunting history and culture. Hunts will be held on Saturday and Sunday mornings, with experienced guides drawn largely from conservation and wildlife fields.

Price Includes: 

  • All meals, beverages, and lodging (Thursday afternoon to Sunday afternoon)

  • Loaner waders, jackets and shotguns, if needed

  • 20 gauge target and hunting ammunition (those shooting 28 gauges or .410 will need to provide their own non-toxic ammo)

  • Experienced hunting guides

  • Dinners by chef Jonathan Wilkins, founder of the Black Duck Revival

  • Special guest speaker John Thompson, former Chair of Microsoft, now Chair of Illumina

  • Kick-back time with Rue Mapp, Founder of Outdoor Afro

For more information on the hunt please click here: more info

To register please click here: register

Date & Time

January 19 to January 22, 2023




Rue Mapp (Founder of Outdoor Afro) & Holly Heyser (Hunter Angler Gardener Cook Partner)s Partner)

Email: holly@huntgathercook.com


Bird Haven Ranch

9264 Rd 67, Butte City, CA 95920