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5th Annual Dove Hunt

September 3 @ 5:30 am - 8:00 pm

Join TRLT on Saturday, September 3rd, 2022 for our 5th Annual Dove Hunt! The hunt will take place at our Point Property in Mocksville, NC, where 50 acres of agriculture fields have been planted in early corn. Registration will open on Monday, August 1st and anyone who misses registration will be placed on the waitlist. 

Date: Saturday, Sept 3, 2022

Address: 1483 Point Rd, Mocksville, NC, 27028

Time: All Day (gate will open at 5:30am and hunt will end at 7:45pm)

Cost: $100 for adults, $25 for youth 15 years or younger


*In the event of inclement weather, the hunt will be pushed back to Monday, Sept 5th or Saturday, September 10th. Remember that this is hunting, and we cannot control the weather or the migratory pattern of mourning doves.


  1. All firearms must be unloaded until 6:20 AM (5 minutes before the legal shooting time of 6:25 AM).
  2. Firearms must be unloaded while traveling to and from the field.
  3. All hunters must have proper licensing/HIP certification and abide by the 15 bird limit.
  4. No firearms can have the capacity to hold more than three shells.
  5. No alcohol or drugs are permitted.
  6. No cleaning birds in the dove field.
  7. All groups must remain approximately 50 yards away from adjacent hunting groups.
  8. All youth hunters (under the age of 16) must hunt with their licensed parent/guardian.
  9. All hunters must clean up their trash/spent shells.
  10. No shooting at low birds.
  11. Upon checking in, you will receive a wristband. Wear it throughout the day to allow for re-entry if you leave the property.
  12. All dogs must be under control at all times.
  13. Legal shooting time ends at 7:46 PM
  14. Any unsportsmanlike conduct or unsafe behavior will result in permission revocation without refund.
  15. Harvesting of non-game species or species other than doves, whether intentional or otherwise, will result in immediate permission revocation without refund.
  16. Make every effort to retrieve downed birds. Wanton waste is nor permitted.
  17. You will be given one warning for unsafe conduct with your firearm (low birds/muzzle sweeping other hunters, etc.). If you continue to demonstrate unsafe firearm handling you will be escorted from the field with no refund.
  18. Hunters with youth: please ensure you are in control of your hunting partner and that they are demonstrating safe firearm handling at all times. You must be seated together at a single spot.
  19. If you take your limit of birds, then continue to harvest additional birds, you will be escorted from the field, no refund. Obviously, some spots will be better than others. Spots will be given on a first come basis, and you may move at any time a spot becomes available. You must be present at your spot in order to keep it. Reserving locations with stools/bags is not allowed.
  20. Please have a great time hunting and fellowshipping with our group. We wish you the best of luck and hope that everyone has a phenomenal hunt. If you have any needs during your hunt you may contact a TRLT staff member (contact info will be given the morning of the hunt). Be courteous to other hunters. Rude behavior will not be tolerated, and you will be escorted from the field without refund. Please be respectful to your hosts, as we have made every effort to provide a quality hunting opportunity. Remember that all proceeds from this hunt go directly to conservation work in the region. Every effort has been made to ensure the habitat quality is exceptional for doves, however we cannot guarantee harvests. This hunt is 100% fair chase of a migratory game bird.

If you have any questions, contact Steely at steely@trlt.org or 704-647-0302.


September 3
5:30 am - 8:00 pm


The Point
1468-1512 Point Road
Mocksville, NC 27028
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