to the Call of the Wild Goose™"
years old & he got them!
success at Burbank.
|First Hunt Success
the thrill of
anticipation as you hear the wings beating
and the shrill 'huronk' of the goose just before the guide
"The adrenaline will flow at the sound of the
massive goose wings,
as they come in on
Honker offers the
hunter the ultimate in challenge
It doesn't get any better than this!
Burbank is located at the confluence of the Snake and mighty Columbia River, at 500 ft above sea level.
The lowlands have a micro-climate with little snow, which enables success all season long.
The rivers bring'em, and the fast water, our fields with food and refuges keep'em.
on Jan. weekend success pic for
need to go else where, whether you are an experienced goose hunter or a novice,
Burbank has World Class Hunting!
Each season brings excitment and anticipation. Be part of the action!
Our job is to bring 'em
in close, and your job is to maximize the opportunity.
- Proven 'Fields
- Proven Guides!
- Proven Equipment!
Finest equipment, upgraded annually.
- Proven Management = Proven Results!
there! Come and meet us where the Canadian Honkers congregate by the tens
of thousands along the natural flyways, carved by the nightly flows of
the majestic Columbia and Snake Rivers."
would personally like to invite you to come and hunt with us.
Our TV shows have given you a peek at our day to day operations. It gives
me pleasure to see our hunters having a good time and it is the result
of a life long dream to provide quality hunts at Burbank Guide Service.
Our success is consistence and we are told by our clients that our hunts
are as good or better than any hunts they have experienced anywhere in
the country, or the world!
Paul Sullivan, Head Guide. Internet aka "Honkerguide"
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Lucky group. They were offered a combo that day...and took the offer!
Some times the circumstances allow for a combo, and at othere times they don't.
|Harken to the
call of the wild goose™!
|Watch as the
geese break off from the strings and set their wings on the final
approach, to a set of life-like decoys. The majestic size and whistle of the wings before they graceful gliding
into range, leaves the hunters speechless!
|Experience BIG geese in your face, "backwinging™"
right into the decoys!
New Zealanders enjoying Washington hunting!
PROFESSIONAL GUIDE SERVICE
GUIDES ARE PRO’S™
P - PROVEN
Experience World Class Hunting at its best.
All hunting is
on manicured private farms we own or private leased land which are specifically managed to maintain
high success throughout the season. You will find fields of corn, wheat, bluegrass, barley,
What to bring:
Bring layers of
warm QUIET clothes, such as Polar Fleece in tan or camo
to match our
fields, or white if it is snowing. You will be outside so bring hats,
gloves, warm waterproof boots, warm socks, and a water-repellent
outer garment might be needed on occasion. Remember that the weather is usually cold. October temperatures
range fro 20° to 70°F, while December and January temperatures range from
0° to 45°F.
Our goal is to provide quality outdoor outings, which are FUN and safe!
our friendly, experienced staff to arrange your hunt. 509-545-8000
Burbank Goose puts you up close and personal.
- Quality decoy spreads:
DropZone Elites, Full Curls, Flutter-Wings , etc.
Stuffers & other quality decoys
- Private land scouted
daily for each group
- Experienced Pro
Guides / Expert Callers!
- Pits for goose hunters
are limited to 5 hunters (plus guide)
Majority of all hunting is done from custom in-ground pit blinds.
** 98% solid wall comfortable in-ground blinds. 2% other blinds.
- Solid walled in-ground pits have
2 shooting drop doors.
Guide sits in the center to insure safety.
Pits are warm and comfortable.
- Portable Maximus Field
Blinds™ for goose**
harvest consistently 7 subspecies of the Canadian Goose.
The most prized is the
Columbia Basin Greater, which weighs up to 12-14 pounds
and has a 6 foot plus wing spread. These geese live in the Columbia basin and
off the ultimate challenge all season long.
The most common migraors are: Lesser,
Taverner's , Speckle belly, Richardson, and sometimes an Aleutian or
Snow Goose moves over from the coastal migratory path inland to our
area. Dusky geese migrate down the Pacific coast and not inland, where we are located.
For additional technical
information on Geese - Click Here.
use blinds other than in-ground pits. We notify the hunters as best as we can when the best opportunity for that day appears to be in blinds, other than in-ground pit blinds.
We may us a Maximus Honker Field blind, which also holds
5 hunters (plus the guide). This blind also has 2 shooting trap doors.
Or once in a while the best opportunity for success in a field may dictate
using a Final Approach™ style layout blinds.
We have both the X'land'r and Eliminator.