The event, held on the West Grounds of the Des Plaines Fish and Wildlife Area, is a fun competition for you and your dog. There are two divisions, 1 hunter or 2 hunters. You do not need a steady to shot dog to enter this event. All participants should expect to arrive by 7:30 am at which time a running order will be displayed.
Join the German Shorthaired Pointer Club of Illinois for our Hunting Tests Weekend!
Saturday Night Cook Out, April 6, 2019
GSPCI Spring Hunting Test - May 2019 (Northern Illinois NSTRA Grounds in Forrest, Illinois.
we will be holding a one-day hunting test on the Northern Illinois NSTRA Grounds in Forrest, Illinois. The premium will be available pending approval of the judging panel.
General Directions to Northern Illinois NSTRA Trial Grounds
(Signs will be posted at nearby intersections): Southwest intersection of East 1500 North Road and North 2600 East Road. (N 40 deg 50.822’ W 088 deg 27.057’)
From the North (I 55)
Interstate 55 to Exit 220 Dwight (Route 47) South. Continue south on Route 47 (past Saunemin) for 20 miles to E 1500 North Road. Turn right (west) for one mile to N 2600 East Road. The grounds are on the south side.
From the South (I 55)
Interstate 55 to Exit 187 Chenoa (Route 24) East. Continue east on Route 24 (past Weston) for 17 miles to Route 47 (N2700 east Road). Turn north on 47 for just under 7 miles to E 1500 North Road. Turn left (west) for one mile to N 2600 East Road. The grounds are on the south side
From I 57
From I 57 Exit Ashkum (Route 116) West. Continue on Route 116 (County Hwy 3300) 24 miles (past Saunemin) to Route 47. Turn left (south) on 47 for 3 miles to E 1500 N. Turn left (west) one mile to N 2600 East Road. The grounds are on the south side.
Accommodations in the Area: Best Western Pontiac Inn, 1821 W. Reynolds Street, Pontiac, Illinois 61764. (815) 842-2777 Pet friendly rooms available
2019 Annual Meeting - Bass Pro Shops, Bolingbrook, IL
The Annual Meeting will be held on Saturday, February 16 beginning at 10:00 AM at the Bolingbrook Bass Pro Shops, just off I 355 and Boughton Road.
The guest speaker and agenda are being finalized
Contact Rich Gilloffo at firstname.lastname@example.org to register