Welcome to a place where lush landscapes, abundant wildlife and flawless hospitality converge to create a unique sporting experience. This is Gilchrist Club - an exclusive, private hunting and sporting club set in the heart of Florida's timberland. Gilchrist Club offers members, their families and guest premier hunting, fishing and recreational opportunities on nearly 27,000 acres of diverse woodlands, complemented by luxurious accommodations and impeccable service.
Five beautifully furnished executive lodges are available along the shoreline of the 125-acre Suwannee Lake. The lodges - Cypress House, Eagles Nest, Sandhill Crane, Gators Den, and Sunrise - each offer their own front and back covered decks and a raised walkway leading to the Club's Suwannee Lake Lodge.
The Suwannee Lake Lodge is a two-story facility that houses Gilchrist Club's dining room and lounge, as well as the pro shop and service areas. The lodge has spectacular views of the lake and interior dining for up to 50 per seating, a lounge area with fireplace, and a culinary team in the kitchen to provide wonderfully prepared meals.
Gilchrist Club's hunting and fishing opportunities reflect the uniqueness of north central Florida's landscape and native wildlife. In addition to quail hunting premier "southern-style" upland bird habitat, Gilchrist offers limited seasonal hunts for game that can include turkey, deer, and alligator. Wild boar hunting is available year-round. Gilchrist's main and river sites also feature excellent freshwater fishing. Saltwater sports are abundant and accessible by arrangement.