January 13, 14, 15, 16, 2017
2017 Georgia Falconry Association field meet will
be held at Pine Mountain, Georgia
on the Martin
Luther King Day weekend as is customary. Our meet
headquarters will be the Mountain Creek Inn at Callaway
Contact the Inn at
as soon as you can to make your room reservations. They are holding rooms for
us on a first come/first serve basis until one week
before the meet. Be sure you tell them you are with
the GFA. The room rate this year is $83.00 per night
This meet should be another good one. The banquet
will be buffet-style and the raffle,as usual, promises
to be great.
Inn for Room reservations - 866-491-5572
Cost of Banquet meal(to be paid at registration)- $25.00/person
Mountain, GA, is 60 minutes southwest of Atlanta
and 30 minutes
north of Columbus. Take I-85 South from Atlanta to
I-185 (exit 21) and continue south to the U.S. Hwy.
27 (exit 42). Turn left onto U.S. Hwy. 27 and drive
south approximately 10 miles to Pine Mountain.
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Schedule of Events
times and locations are subject to change. More
details as available.
2:00 PM: Motel
*****NOTE: Rooms will be available at the group
rate on a first come/first serve basis until one
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM: Registration
at Mountain Creek Inn. Hunting packets and schedules
will be provided to members at this time.
Evening meal --- On your own.
AM to 8:00 AM: Breakfast on your own.
8:00 AM: Annual group picture. After
breakfast we will assemble in front of the Mountain
Creek Inn and take the traditional pre-hunt picture.
AM: Break up into parties for the morning
hunt. Someone will be at the motel until 9:00
with maps to help direct anyone who might arrive later. If you are going to
be later than 9:00 AM just catch the group at lunch and you will be assigned
to an afternoon hunting group.
12 Noon - 1:00 PM: Lunch at the
Whistling Pig Cafe, Main Ave in Pine Mountain. New
groups will be organized for the afternoon hunt,
or you can return to the morning hunt site.
1:00 PM: Afternoon hunt. Back to
the hunt sites.
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM: GFA Annual Banquet
at Mountain Creek Inn.
Cost for the buffet-style dinner will be $25.00
per person and includes gratuity and tax..
guest speaker will be TBA.
annual raffle will be part of the event and tickets
will be available throughout the evening. We have a
great selection of items already and more coming.
We would like for every member who attends to bring
something to donate to
the raffle. Anything from artwork to anklets, perches
to pea gravel, leather to lures ... you get the picture.
Bring some money and go home with some new toys! If you have an item to donate
please bring it to registration on Friday or contact Bob Gordon at (770) 227-7015. If
you are attending the Banquet, please email Joey
Seabolt and let him know how many people will be in your party. He needs this
count for the restaurant.
JAN 15 and MONDAY, JAN 16
in the Mountain Creek Inn parking lot at 8:00 AM
for individual and group hunts. We have access
listed on our maps for the entire holiday weekend.
Feel free to go as a group or individually. Remember,
we are guests. Treat the property as you would
your own. We want to be invited back in the future.