Rules and regulations
1.  ALL MEMBERS & GUEST MUST POSSESS A VALID SOUTH CAROLINA
HUNTING LICENSE AND ABIDE BY ALL APPLICABLE LAWS.
MEMBERSHIP (YEARLY) DUES ARE: $2,550.00. THIS INCLUDES MEMBERS
IMMEDIATE FAMILY (SEE BELOW FOR DESCRIPTION) MEMBERS MAY PAY IN
FULL, OR YOU MAY MAKE INSTALLMENTS.
FIRST INSTALLMENT: $500.00 DEPOSIT DUE BY JANUARY 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.

2.  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.  MEMBERS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR THEIR GUEST AT ALL TIMES WHILE ON THE
PROPERTY. 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, BUT WE GENERALLY TO HAVE OPEN BUNKS.

4.  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.

5.  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.

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

7.  
 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 MEMBER ASSIGNED
BUNK. OPEN BUNKS ARE MARKED “OPEN”.

8.   
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 OR IN THE CAMP HOUSE. A MEMBER WILL BE CHARGED MONTHLY IN ADVANCE A FEE IF THEY
CHOOSE TO LEAVE THEIR REFRIGERATOR AND POWER 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).

9.  
CAMP SITE CHANGES: ALL NEW STRUCTURES, ADDITIONS OR ELECTRICAL CHANGES MUST BE PRE-APPROVED
FIRST, NO EXCEPTIONS.

10.  
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.

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

12.  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 OR STANDS OF ANY KIND ARE TO BE
STORED AROUND THE CAMP SITES). (2) HELP WITH KEEPING THE GRASS CUT & SYCAMORE LEAVES PICKED UP IN THE
FALL MONTHS. (3) KEEP THE PROPERTY ROADS CLEAN AT ALL TIMES OF TRASH AND OR TREE LIMBS. (4) REMOVE ALL
TRASH FROM CAMP BEFORE LEAVING.

13.
 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.
(5) NO SPECIAL TRIPS ONTO PROPERTY TO CHECK TRAIL CAMERAS.
(6) ALL FIRE RINGS MUST BE APPROVED FIRST, BARRELS ARE NOT TO BE USED AS TRASH CANS AT CAMP SITES, USE
STANDARD TRASH CANS.
(7) NO TRASH BURNING BARRELS OR OPEN FIRES ON THE GROUND.

14.  
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. THIS IS STRICTLY TO PREVENT LIVE INS.

15.  
WORK DETAILS: SPRING/SUMMER WE HAVE TWO WORK DAYS. WE CLEAN UP AND/OR HAVE WORK PROJECTS. IN THE
FALL (BY OCTOBER) WE HAVE TWO HALF DAY WORK DETAIL’S AND THEY ARE USUALLY TWO BACK TO BACK SATURDAYS
TO GET ALL 25 FOOD PLOTS PLANTED. WORK DETAILS WILL BE SCHEDULED IN ADVANCE TO ACCOMMODATE MEMBERS
SCHEDULES AS MUCH AS POSSIBLE. IF A MEMBER DOES NOT PARTICIPATE IN A SCHEDULED WORK DETAIL: THIS WILL
RESULT IN A $100.00 FINE FOR EACH MISSED WORK DETAIL. FINES ARE TO BE PAID BEFORE OR JUST FOLLOWING THE
SCHEDULED DETAIL, BUT IT MUST BE PAID IN FULL WITHIN 5 DAYS, OR AN ADDED FINE WILL BE IN PLACE. ANY FINES
COLLECTED WILL BE USED TO HELP PAY FOR CLUB FOOD PLOTS.

16.  
ELECTRIC GOLF CARTS ARE NOT PERMITTED BECAUSE OF OUR EVER-INCREASING POWER BILL.

17.  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.

18.  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.

19.  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.

20.  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.

21. 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.

22.
 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.

23.
 POWER: 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 BE PAID BEFORE AUGUST
1ST.
THIS POWER FEE IS NOT INCLUDED IN THE MEMBERSHIP DUES, OR SHOULD YOU CHOOSE TO PAY THE EXTRA 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/AREAS THAT ARE HIS TO HUNT & MAINTAIN. NO ONE IS
ALLOWED IN YOUR AREA UNLESS PERMISSION IS GIVEN, 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/SHE 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.  
DOES: 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 DOE. 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. ALL MEMBERS MUST PARTICIPATE IN OUR PROGRAM AND LEASE
REQUIREMENTS OF HARVESTING 25 DOES. IF A MEMBER HAS NOT HARVESTED AT LEAST ONE DOE BEFORE NOVEMBER
1ST, HE/SHE MAY NOT HARVEST A BUCK UNTIL HARVESTING A DOE FIRST.
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). (A) NO
ONE BUT THE MEMBER IS TO “FIRST” MEASURE HIS/HER BUCK. *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
AREAS BEING HUNTED.

9.   
CORNING:  CHECK PIN-IN MAP BEFORE YOU LEAVE CAMP TO CORN. NO CORNING THROUGH WHITE GATES DURING
HUNTING HOURS. TO ELIMINATE AS MUCH PRESSURE AS POSSIBLE ON THE PROPERTY ANYONE CORNING MUST MAKE
THE LEAST NUMBER OF TRIPS ON THE PROPERTY TO CORN AS POSSIBLE, TAKE AS MUCH AS YOU CAN HAUL IN A TRIP.
AND YOU CAN ALSO TAKE CORN TO YOUR STAND WITH YOU AS YOU GO AND CORN AFTER THE HUNT. UN-NECESSARY
TRIPS INTO PROPERTY IS CONSIDERED AS JOY RIDING. 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 IN THAT STAND AREA, THAT FOOD PLOT
MUST BE PLANTED WHEN WE ALL PLANT. IF THE MEMBER DOE NOT HONOR THE RESPONSIBILITY TO PLANT IT, THEN
THAT STAND/AREA WILL BE GIVEN TO A MEMBER THAT WANTS IT AND COVERS THE COST OF PLANTING IT. IN THE EVENT
THAT IT IS NOT 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: AT THE HOUSE SHELF USE A WHITE ENVELOPE TO
WRITE THE IN CORRECT HUNTING DATES, FEE AMOUNT COLLECTED, BOTH THE MEMBER AND GUEST NAME, PUT THE
FILLED ENVELOPE INSIDE THE GUEST BOOK ZIPPER POUCH. PUT THE SAME INFO IN THE LOG IN 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 THEIR 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 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
.