Pierre Chamber Readies For Pheasant Season Influx

Cities across South Dakota are gearing up for the annual rite of passage that is pheasant season. While the State of South Dakota as a whole benefits from the influx of hunters from all corners of the country, Chamber and Visitor Bureaus across the state are positioning their towns as the go-to spot for the wily Ringneck…

Lois Ries, Convention and Visitor’s Bureau Director with the Pierre Area Chamber says the Pierre area is showing the best expected bird numbers. Laura Schoen  Carbonneau with the Pierre Area Chamber of Commerce says the return of commercial air service to Pierre should provide a boost in visitor numbers…

Carbonneau a recent survey by the Pierre Chamber gave insight as to why the Capital City is a pheasant hot spot…

Ries adds that Pierre looks to attract new pheasant hunters as long time South Dakota bird bangers tend to frequent the same areas year after year.