Area Hunting & Fishing

Useful Links

  • Nobles County Wildlife Management Areas, Surveys and Maps
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  • Nobles County Lake Information, Surveys and Maps
    Go to DNR LakeFinder and select the county Nobles.


Worthington is excited to be hosting the Minnesota 2014 Governor’s Pheasant Opener!

The Worthington Minnesota 2014 Governor’s Pheasant Hunting Opener will be held on Friday, October 10th & Saturday, October 11th!

The public is invited to attend the Governor’s Pheasant Hunting Opener Banquet that will be held on Friday, October 10th at the Worthington Event Center. Social hour will be held from 5:00 – 6:30 p.m. with the banquet & program following from 6:30 – 9:00 p.m.

Try your chance at 1 in 300 chance of winning a 2014 John Deere Gator 550S4! Cost of the raffle is $50.00 per ticket! The raffle will be held at the Worthington Minnesota 2014 Governor’s Pheasant Hunting Opener on Friday, October 10th, 2014. Need not be present to win! To purchase your raffle ticket stop at the Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce, 1121 Third Avenue, Worthington. You can also get your raffle tickets from any of the committee members: Chad Cummings, Doug Tate, Scott Rall, Andy Johnson, Nathan Holt, Darlene Macklin and Ashley Goettig.

This event would not be possible without our partners including: Worthington Convention & Visitors Bureau, Nobles County Pheasants Forever, Minnesota Department of Natural Resources and Explore Minnesota Tourism.

A special thank you to our Gold level partners, JBS & Sanford Worthington.

For more information please contact the Worthington Area Convention & Visitors Bureau at 800-279-2919.