Rules and regulations
1.  ALL MEMBERS & GUEST MUST POSSESS A VALID SOUTH CAROLINA
HUNTING LICENSE AND ABIDE BY ALL APPLICABLE LAWS.

2.  MEMBERSHIP (YEARLY) DUES ARE: $2400.00
INCLUDES IMMEDIATE FAMILY (SEE BELOW FOR DESCRIPTION)
MEMBERS MAY PAY IN FULL, OR YOU MAY MAKE INSTALLMENTS.
FIRST INSTALLMENT: $500.00 DEPOSIT DUE BY FEBRUARY 1st.
FINAL INSTALLMENT AND BALANCE MUST BE PAID IN FULL BY MAY 1ST.
*NEW MEMBERSHIP: DEPOSIT IS DUE AT THE TIME AN OPENING IS
ACCEPTED. MAKE ALL CHECKS PAYABLE TO BUCK FOREST.
*ALL FUNDS ARE NON REFUNDABLE.

(A)  NO MEMBER SHALL SUBMIT A POST-DATED CHECK FOR ANY REASON.
 IN THE EVENT A CHECK IS RETURNED NON-SUFFICIENT FUNDS:
 WE WILL THEN ONLY ACCEPT A MONEY ORDER OR CASH FROM THAT
 MEMBER AND THE MEMBER WILL PAY ALL BANK FEES.

3.  GUEST: MEMBERS MAY BRING A GUEST AT A COST OF $30.00 PER DAY.
WE DO NOT HAVE HALF DAY HUNTS.
GUEST MAY HUNT DURING THE CONSIDERED RUT TIME FROM
OCTOBER 15TH TO NOVEMBER 15TH, BUT THERE IS A COST INCREASE
TO $75.00 PER DAY DURING THAT MONTH. (IMMEDIATE FAMILY ONLY -
COST REMAINS AT $30.00 PER DAY).
THIS FEE ALLOWS A PLACE TO HUNT; A PLACE TO STAY IN THE CAMP
HOUSE WILL ONLY BE AVAILABLE IF IT IS NOT UTILIZED BY A PAID
MEMBER.* (SEE GUEST RULES FOR DEFINITION OF A GUEST.)

4.  MEMBERS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR THEIR GUEST AT ALL TIMES WHILE
ON THE PROPERTY.

5.  NO ONE UNDER THE AGE OF 16 MAY BE IN THE POSSESSION OF A
FIREARM. THE MINOR MUST HAVE THE LICENSED MEMBER PRESENT
WHILE HUNTING, WITH ONLY ONE GUN, AT WHICH TIME THE MEMBER
CAN AFFORD THE MINOR THE OPPORTUNITY TO HARVEST GAME.

6.  WE CAN NOT OVER STRESS THE IMPORTANCE OF SAFETY FOR
EVERYONE AND AT ALL TIMES WHILE AT BUCK FOREST.
                       (1) IDLING SPEED IN CAMP AREA’S
                       (2) NO LOADED FIREARMS IN CAMP AREA.
                       (3) NO LOADED FIREARMS WHILE TRAVELING TO &
                             FROM YOUR STANDS.

7.   NO LITTERING. ANYONE CAUGHT LITTERING WILL BE FINED ON
THE SPOT. (THIS INCLUDES CIGARETTE BUTTS)

8.   CAMP HOUSE: SMOKING IS NOT PERMITTED IN THE HOUSE.
 NO PETS ARE TO BE IN THE HOUSE AT ANY TIME.
 ELECTRICAL HEATERS ARE NOT PERMITTED. (GAS OR PROPANE ONLY).
 WE OF COURSE WELCOMED OUR MEMBERS & GUEST TO USE THE
 HOUSE & ITS FACILITIES, BUT OUT OF COMMON COURTESY & RESPECT
 FOR OUR OTHER MALE MEMBERS WE DO NOT PERMIT FEMALES TO
 BUNK/SLEEP IN THE HOUSE.
 MEMBERS ARE ASSIGNED A BUNK: NO OTHER MEMBER OR GUEST IS
 PERMITTED TO USE ANOTHER MEMBERS ASSIGNED BUNK. OPEN
 BUNKS ARE MARKED “OPEN”.

9.   CAMP SITES: IF A MEMBER IS UTILIZING A CAMP SITE:
 THERE IS NOT TO BE ANY SHARED POWER SOURCE USED AT A SINGLE
 CAMP SITE BY A GUEST. CAMP SITES ARE LIMITED TO ONE 30 AMP
 SERVICE. NO 50 AMP SERVICES IS TO BE USED AT ANY TIME.
 ELECTRIC HEATERS ARE NOT TO BE USED AT ANY TIME IN ANY RV.
 A MEMBER WILL BE CHARGED MONTHLY IN ADVANCE A FEE IF THEY
 CHOOSE TO LEAVE THEIR REFRIGERATOR ON DURING THE HUNTING
 SEASON. SMALL REFRIGERATOR $20.00, HOUSE SIZE - $30.00
 ALL REFRIGERATORS MUST BE SHUT OFF ON OR BEFORE THE
 HUNTING SEASON ENDS ON JANUARY 1ST.  NO EXCEPTIONS.
 IF A GUEST IS UTILIZING A CAMP SITE:  (OTHER THAN
 STAYING WITH A PRESENT MEMBER) A FEE OF $12.00 NIGHTLY WILL BE
 CHARGED TO COVER THE EXTRA POWER EXPENSE.
 PAYMENT DUE ON ARRIVAL. (MALE GUEST ARE WELCOME TO STAY IN
 THE CAMP HOUSE WITH AVAILABILITY AT NO CHARGE).

10.  CAMP SITE CHANGES: ALL NEW STRUCTURES, ADDITIONS OR
  ELECTRICAL CHANGES MUST BE PRE-APPROVED FIRST, NO
  EXCEPTIONS.

11.  RV REQUIREMENTS: THERE ARE GUIDELINES FOR THE
 OLDER MODEL RV’S ALLOWED ON THE PROPERTY, AND THEY MUST BE
 PRE-APPROVED FIRST BY THE LEASE HOLDER. ALL RV’S OUTSIDE
 APPEARANCE MUST BE KEPT NEAT AND CLEAN AT ALL TIMES.

12.   ALL MEMBERS AND GUEST MUST FOLLOW AND ABIDE BY ALL HOUSE
  AND CAMP SITE RULES. ANYONE HAS TO BE REMINDED WILL BE FINED.

13.   ALL MEMBERS ARE EXPECTED TO HELP IN THE MAINTAINING OF
   THE PROPERTY/CAMP SITES/HOUSE, WITHOUT HAVING TO BE ASKED.
   EXAMPLE: (1) KEEP THE CAMP AREA’S AND HOUSE CLEAN AT ALL
   TIMES. (NO MATERIALS OF ANY KIND ARE TO BE STORED AROUND
   THE CAMP SITES). (2) HELP WITH KEEPING THE GRASS CUT. (3) KEEP
   THE PROPERTY ROADS CLEAN AT ALL TIMES OF TRASH AND OR TREE
   LIMBS. (4) REMOVE ALL TRASH FROM CAMP BEFORE LEAVING.  
   (NO TRASH BURNING BARRELS OR OPEN FIRES ON THE GROUND. ALL
   FIRE RINGS MUST BE APPROVED FIRST. BARRELS ARE NOT TO BE USED
   AS TRASH CANS AT CAMP SITES, USE STANDARD TRASH CANS).

14.   PROPERTY:  (1) ALL JOY RIDING AND SHINNING STOPS ON AUGUST
  14TH. (2) GATES MUST BE KEPT LOCKED. (NO DRIVING AROUND
   GATES). (3) NO DAMAGE TO ANY TREE’S, NAILS, SCREWS OR REMOVAL.
   (4) NO SPEEDING ANYWHERE ON THE PROPERTY.

15.   LENGTH OF STAY GUIDELINES: MEMBERS THAT SPEND ANYWHERE
  BETWEEN 7 TO 14 CONSECUTIVE DAYS ON THE PROPERTY DURING ONE
  STAY WILL BE LIMITED TO 14 DAYS DURING THAT ONE VISIT. IF THE
  MEMBERS CHOOSES AN EXTENDED STAY PAST 14 DAYS, STARTING ON
  THE 15TH DAY OF THAT ONE VISIT THEN THEY ARE REQUIRED TO PAY
  A $12.00 NIGHTLY POWER FEE UNTIL THEY LEAVE. THEN THERE MUST
  BE AT LEAST A 7 DAY LAY OVER BEFORE THEIR RETURN VISIT. THEN
  RESUME BACK TO NO CHARGE AGAIN..

16.  THERE ARE THREE SCHEDULED WORK DETAIL’S REQUIRED FROM
  EVERY MEMBER IN THE SPRING/SUMMER/FALL FOR THE PLANTING
  OF FOOD PLOTS AND GENERAL MAINTENANCE.
  IF A MEMBER DOES NOT PARTICIPATE IN A WORK DETAIL: THIS
  WILL RESULT IN A $100.00 FINE FOR EACH MISSED WORK DETAIL.
  MEMBERS ARE REQUIRED TO PAY THE FINE BEFORE OR JUST
  FOLLOWING THE SCHEDULES DETAIL, BUT IT MUST BE PAID IN FULL
  WITHIN 5 DAYS, OR AN ADDED FINE WILL BE IN PLACE.
  (NEVER PUT US IN AN AWKWARD POSITION OF HAVING TO REMIND
  ANYONE OF ANY CLUB RULES, OR TO COLLECT ANY FEE’S).

17.  ELECTRIC GOLF CARTS ARE NOT PERMITTED.

18.  IF THE POWER BILL OR ANY OTHER EXPENSE EVER EXCEEDS OVER
  OUR ALLOWABLE FUNDS, THE MEMBER’S MAY BE ASKED TO HELP
  COVER AN UNFORESEEABLE EXPENSE.

19.  IF A MEMBER OR GUEST VIOLATES ANY OF THE RULES AND
  REGULATIONS, THEY CAN BE ASKED AT ANY GIVEN TIME TO LEAVE
  AND NOT RETURN. NO REFUNDS.

20.  NO ONE UNDER THE AGE OF 16 IS ALLOWED TO OPERATE AN ATV
 (OR ANY TYPE OF VEHICLE) ALONE AND WITHOUT A PARENT RIDING
 ON THAT SAME ATV FOR GUIDANCE.

21.  THERE IS NOT TO BE ANY HUNTING WITHIN 100 YARDS OR WITHIN
  VISIBLE SITE OF ANY QDM COVERED ROOF FEEDER STATION. (CLUB
  OR PERSONAL). THIS DOES NOT INCLUDE REGULAR OR PERSONAL
  HANGING FEEDERS, THOSE ARE PERMITTED.

23.  ABSOLUTELY NO ALCOHOL IS ALLOWED DURING HUNTING HOURS.
  A SOCIAL DRINK (IN THE EVENING ONLY) IS PERMITTED, BUT WE WILL
  NOT TOLERATE ANY DISORDERLY OR NOTICEABLE BAD BEHAVIOR.

23.  IF A MEMBER ELECTS TO BRING A PET:
  BARKING OR BITING DOGS ARE NOT ALLOWED. PETS ARE NOT
  PERMITTED TO ROAM FREE ON THE PROPERTY ANYWHERE. WHEN
  LOOSE AT THE CAMP THEY MUST BE IN THE DIRECT COMPANY OF
  THEIR OWNERS. UNATTENDED PETS MUST BE KEPT INSIDE YOUR RV,
  OR IN A PORTABLE KENNEL. NO DOG RUNS. ANY PET THAT BECOMES
  ANY KIND OF A NUISANCE WILL NOT BE ALLOWED BACK.

24.   DURING THE 5 MONTH PERIOD OF OUR ACTUAL HUNTING SEASON, AUGUST
 15TH TO JANUARY 1ST, EACH MEMBER IS REQUIRED TO CONTRIBUTE
  A CAMP SITE/HOUSE FEE OF $15.00 A MONTH. THIS FEE IS TO HELP PAY
  TOWARDS THE COST OF THE EVER INCREASING POWER BILL.
  THE TOTAL FEE OF $75.00 MUST BEFORE AUGUST 1ST.
  (THIS POWER FEE IS NOT INCLUDED IN THE MEMBERSHIP DUES, OR
   SHOULD YOU CHOOSE TO PAY THE FEE FOR LEAVING YOUR REFRIGERATOR
   OR POWER ON PERMANENTLY, AS MENTIONED IN RULE #9).


GAME MANAGEMENT RULES

1.    MEMBERS BY SENIORITY CHOOSE THREE (3) STANDS THAT ARE HIS TO
 HUNT UNLESS PERMISSION IS GIVEN TO SOMEONE ELSE TO HUNT
 THEM. ALL OTHERS ARE TO AVOID THIS GENERAL AREA. NO
 SCOUTING AFTER THE 3 STANDS ARE CHOSEN. NO STANDS ARE TO
 BE MOVED OR ADDED WITHOUT PRIOR APPROVAL. FOR THE
 ROTATION PROCESS, ALL MEMBERS MUST GIVE UP AT LEAST ONE
 STAND AT THE END OF THE SEASON, EXCEPT LEASE HOLDER IF HE SO
 CHOOSES.

2.    ALL MEMBERS AND GUEST ARE REQUIRED TO PUT A PIN ON THE
 MAP BEFORE ENTERING THE WOODS, AND REMOVE THAT PIN UPON
 THEIR RETURN. NO EXCEPTION, THIS IS FOR EVERYONE’S SAFETY.

3.    ALL MEMBERS MUST ABIDE BY ALL STATE RULES, WITH THE
 EXCEPTION OF “NO TAKING OF DOES”. BUCK FOREST IS ISSUED DOE
 TAGS. EACH MEMBER IS ISSUED TWO TAGS ON 9/15, NUMBERED AND
 ASSIGNED TO THEM/GUEST. (DO NOT GIVE TO ANOTHER MEMBER).
 WHEN BOTH TAGS ARE FILLED: TAGS WILL THEN BE AVAILABLE IN
 THE CAMP HOUSE TO SIGN OUT ONLY AFTER HARVESTING THE DEER.
 TAG YOUR DEER BEFORE TRANSPORTING. MEMBERS UNUSED TAGS
 MUST BE TURNED BACK IN NO LATER THAN NOVEMBER 15TH,
 FAILURE TO DO SO WILL RESULT IN SUSPENSION OF HUNTING RIGHTS.
 DOES: NO HARVESTING OF DOES WITH SPOTTED FAWNS.
 MINIMUM WEIGHT ON DOES: 70 POUNDS. (THIS WILL RESULT IN A $200 FINE).

4.    HARVESTED BUCKS: MUST HAVE AT LEAST FOUR LEGAL POINTS ON
 ONE SIDE AND NOT LESS THAN A 15” OUTSIDE SPREAD. (SMALLER
 RACKS WILL RESULT IN A FINE. RULE OF THUMB, ANTLERS MUST BE
 OUTSIDE THE EARS). *NOTE* A FINE COST FOR ANY ILLEGAL BUCK IS
 $300.00. NUBBIN’S INCLUDED.
*ALL FINES MUST BE PAID IMMEDIATELY AND BEFORE CONTINUING
 ON TO HUNT. NO EXCEPTIONS FOR ANYONE.

5.   ALL HARVESTED DEER MUST BE WEIGHED, RECORDED AND JAW BONE
REMOVED AT OUR CLEANING STATION, BY THE MEMBER, AND
BEFORE YOU ELECT TO TAKE IT TO A PROCESSOR.
BUCKS (JAW BONE) BEING MOUNTED ARE EXCLUDED, OTHER THAN IN
THE MONTH OF DECEMBER. SEE AHEAD RULE 6.
MEMBER’S ONLY ARE TO LOG DEER IN HARVEST RECORDS BOOK.

6.   IF A BUCK JAWBONE IS REMOVED FROM THE CAMP FOR THE
MOUNTING PROCESS THE MEMBER WILL NOT BE ALLOWED TO HUNT
UNTIL IT IS RETURNED. NO EXCEPTIONS ON THIS FOR ANYONE.  
* NO BUCK JAWBONE IS TO BE REMOVED FOR ANY REASON FROM THE
CAMP THE LAST MONTH OF THE SEASON (DECEMBER). IT MUST BE
TAKEN OUT BY THE MEMBER AND PLACED IN THE APPOINTED AREA.

7.   NO STALKING OF DEER FROM ANY VEHICLES OR ATV’S.

8.   ALL MEMBERS MUST FIRST CHECK THE MAP BEFORE ENTERING
THROUGH ANY LOCKED GATES AND AVOID ANY AREA’S BEING
HUNTED.

9.   NO CORNING THROUGH LOCKED GATES DURING HUNTING HOURS.
 ANYONE CORNING AFTER SUNSET MUST BE BACK THROUGH LOCKED
 GATES BEFORE 11PM.
 NO CORNING FROM MARCH 1ST TO MAY 2ND. (TURKEY SEASON)

10.  THE RIFLE RANGE IS FOR “SIGHTING IN” ONLY. RANGE TIMES ARE
  FROM 11 A.M. TO 3 HOURS PRIOR TO SUNSET. MUST CHECK MAP PRIOR
  TO USING THE SHOOTING RANGE. DO NOT USE THE RANGE IF ANYONE
   IS HUNTING IN THE STANDS THAT SURROUND THE RANGE.

11.  IF A MEMBER “CHOOSES” A STAND THAT HAS A MANDATORY
 FOOD PLOT ON THAT STAND/AREA, THEN THAT FOOD PLOT MUST BE
 PLANTED WHEN WE ALL PLANT. IF THE MEMBER ISN'T WILLING TO
 PLANT WITHOUT HAVING TO BE REMINDED, THEN THAT STAND/AREA
 WILL BE GIVEN TO ANOTHER MEMBER THAT WANTS IT AND IS
 WILLING TO PLANT. IN THE EVENT THAT IT ISN’T RE-CHOSEN DURING
 THAT SEASON, THEN THE ORIGINAL CHOOSING MEMBER WILL
 BE REQUIRED TO PAY A FINE.

MEMBER RESPONSIBILITIES WITH GUESTS

1.  MEMBERS ARE TO COLLECT THE FEE BEFORE THE GUEST HUNTS AND
LOG IN THE CAMP GUEST BOOK. (REMEMBER THAT EACH YEAR
EVERYONE MUST SIGN A RELEASE FORM IF THEY HUNT OR NOT, AND
AS SOON AS THEY ARRIVE ON THE PROPERTY).
GUEST ARE NOT ALLOWED AT ANY TIME IN THE HARVEST RECORDS
OR THE SIGN IN BOOK.

2.  MEMBERS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR MAKING SURE THAT THEIR
GUEST (ON ARRIVAL) READ OVER ALL OUR RULES & REGULATIONS
AND UNDERSTANDS EACH ONE AND THERE IMPORTANCE.  

3.  FURNISH GUEST WITH STAND & RIDE (TO AND FROM) HUNTING AREA.
MEMBERS MUST ACCOMPANY GUEST THROUGH ANY LOCKED GATES
AND NOT ALLOW GUEST TO WANDER ON THE PROPERTY BY THEM SELF
AT ANY TIME DURING THE HUNTING SEASON.

4.  GUEST MAY HARVEST ONE BUCK PER VISIT, BUCKS MUST BE AT LEAST
FOUR LEGAL POINTS ON ONE SIDE AND NOT LESS 15” SPREAD.
(SMALLER RACKS WILL RESULT IN A FINE). CLUB DOES NOT HAVE A
LIMIT ON DOES, BUT A MEMBER MAY APPOINT A LIMIT ON THEIR
PERSONAL STANDS FOR THEIR GUEST.

5.  MAKE SURE GUEST ARE PINNED IN ON THE MAP WHEN HUNTING.

6.  IF A GUEST HAPPENS TO INCUR A FINE. THAT FINE MUST BE PAID
IMMEDIATELY AND BEFORE THAT GUEST CONTINUES ON TO HUNT.
THIS IS THE PAYING MEMBERS RESPONSIBILITY TO COLLECT AND/OR
PAY THE FINE.

* DEFINITION OF A MEMBERS IMMEDIATE FAMILY:
LEGAL - FATHER, MOTHER, BROTHER, SISTER, MEMBERS ADULT
CHILDREN.

* DEFINITION OF A GUEST:  ANY PERSON 16 YEARS OLD OR OLDER.
NOT TO INCLUDE A MEMBERS MINOR CHILDREN UNDER AGE 18.
MEMBERS STEP FAMILY - IN-LAWS, STEP BROTHERS, SISTERS,
CHILDREN, ETC. (A GIRLFRIEND OR FIANCÉE WOULD BE CONSIDERED
AS A GUEST).

*DEFINITION OF FAMILY MEMBERSHIP TO INCLUDE:  PAYING MEMBER,  
LEGAL MARRIED SPOUSE AND PAYING MEMBERS OWN MINOR
CHILDREN.


ALL MEMBERS AND GUEST ARE EXPECTED TO AT ALL TIMES STRIVE TO PRESERVE THIS BEAUTIFUL HABITAT AND TO
CONDUCT THEMSELVES ON THE FINEST LEVEL OF THE OUTDOORSMAN AND HUNTER THAT WILL HELP TO CONTINUE
THIS SPORT FOR THE GENERATIONS TO COME.



TO ALL MEMBERS AND GUEST,
THESE RULES & REGULATIONS EVOLVED FOR THE CONTINUED SUCCESS OF THIS HUNTING LEASE AND NEEDS TO BE
FOLLOWED BY EACH AND EVERY INDIVIDUAL WITHOUT OUR HAVING TO REMIND ANYONE OF THEIR IMPORTANCE. WE
DEPEND ON YOUR FULL SUPPORT AND CONSIDERATION OF OTHERS, AND ASK THAT YOU HAVE COMMON COURTESY FOR
EACH AND EVERY INDIVIDUAL THAT WE ARE BLESSED TO HAVE AS OUR FRIENDS AND FELLOW HUNTERS.  
AS WITH ANY HUNTING LEASE RULES & REGULATIONS ARE NECESSARY
TO INSURE THE ENJOYMENT AND UNITY OF EVERYONE
.