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2nd Annual 'Hunt in the Hills'
2nd Annual 'Hunt in the Hills'
Jan 19, 2024, 6:00 PM
Cherry County & Surrounding Counties

January 19-20, 2024
2 man teams: $100
You can have a 3rd team member if they are under 18 years old. 

Check-in and awards will be held at the Sandhills Corral in Thedford, NE.

The Sandhills Cattle Association is hosting its second coyote-calling contest for the Sandhills of Nebraska as a fundraising event and also as predator prevention for our next Sandhills calving season!

You do not have to be a member to participate. Online entries and payments are accepted.

The contest starts immediately after the rules are read at 5:00 pm on January 19.

Check-in for coyotes will be on January 20 from 5 to 6:00 pm.

If your coyotes are not checked-in by 6, you will be disqualified!


Rules & Registration at 5:00 PM CT at Sandhills Corral, Thedford, NE

  • Contestants must have permission to hunt on land, no shooting from the road, no use of artificial light, and no spotlighting.

  • Thermal scopes/ night vision are allowed for night hunting.

  • Non-residential hunters must provide a copy of their small game permit at the time of registration.

  • Accepting all contestants from Cherry and surrounding counties, all entry fees must be paid before the start of the competition.

  • Coyotes must be checked in before the end of the competition.

  • Awards & cash prizes will be granted to the team with the most coyotes. Then, we will pay for the next couple of spots.

  • Teams of 2 individuals, gunshot only, no use of dogs or traping.

  • 3rd Team member is allowed if they are under 18 years old. 

  • $10 side pot for the Best Coyote. The Team with the Best Coyote will be awarded a prize as well!

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Brown Valley Outfitters
Lee Trucking
Crisp Taxidermy

Thank you to our sponsors!

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