Shermoe Adventures

Big Buck Hunting
Iowa Style

Let your Iowa deer hunting adventures begin with Shermoe Adventures, LLC, your #1 Iowa deer hunting outfitter. From the beginner to the professional we can offer you the adventure of a lifetime. The Shermoe Adventures website is packed full of all the information you will need to plan your big Iowa hunting vacation. Thousands of acres of wooded grounds await you offering an experience you will never forget.

We offer big game hunters an extreme hunt filled with excitement and memories to last a lifetime. Satisfaction is what we strive for as an exclusive Iowa deer hunting outfitter. Our guided deer hunts are where you can find your next trophy buck. In the past years we have had an abundant population of white tail deer, and turkey; we would love to have you come on out to thin out the herds. Our goal is to offer the best to every hunter; with 90 to 100% success in our gun camps, it is as good as it gets. Previous bow seasons have offered nearly a 100% opportunity for a shot at a Pope & Young class buck or greater.

Draw Your Own Tag (Use Preference Points)

May is the month to apply for the Preference Points for your Buck Tag. Preference points greatly enhance your chances in drawing a buck tag so it’s important to purchase your points on time.

Important: You must draw your own tag.

We only take a selected number of hunters during the season and as one of the number one Iowa deer hunting outfitters we fill up pretty fast. So get your big buck hunt secured early, then all you have to do is sit back and enjoy the waiting knowing you will have an exciting experience. To learn more about Shermoe Adventures, please click to learn more about us, our new lodging page featuring photos from the lodge, and our photo galleries for exciting photos of past hunts and videos of Bryant Shermoe and friends on their thousands of acres in Iowa!

OR CALL: 1-800-367-1188 to apply for preference points or tags.



Shermoe Adventures specializes in rut hunts beginning late-October and running through mid-November.


We hunt January 3rd - 10th of muzzleloading season.


There are two gun seasons with the first season beginning the first Saturday in December and the second season beginning the second Saturday in December. We hunt the first season Saturday - Wednesday and the second season Saturday - Sunday.


We hunt Eastern Turkeys and the season begins in mid-April.

Deer Hunt


Turkey Hunt


Snow Goose Hunt


Predator Hunt


Your Hosts

Our Family of Hunters

The Shermoe Adventure is all about the hunt. We put you in the ideal surroundings offering you the opportunity of a lifetime. The name Shermoe is recognized in the hunting industry as one of the leading guide teams, sanctioned by Tom Nelson of American Archer, Steve Gruber of Wolf Creek Productions and Pete Crawford, President of Elite Archery. Shermoe Adventures is owned and operated by Bryant and Karen Shermoe, a husband and wife team offering decades of experience. Bryant has had an impressive hunting career that includes but is not limited to 25 plus Pope & Young kills. Karen joining him over a decade ago has brought her share of quality and talent to the fields. Together they make your hunting season one to remember.


We have a beautifully renovated pole barn on thousands of acres of premium Iowa deer hunting land. Six bedrooms with bunk beds, three bathrooms with ceramic tile walk-in showers, large common area with a kitchen and eating area. All the lodge’s space contains well-suited decor featuring mounted deer and other animals throughout.

Enjoy the magnificent views, sunsets, and sunrises, outdoors on our full-length handcrafted custom deck. Relax after a long day on your guided big game hunt with Shermoe Adventures, your best choice for Iowa outfitters.

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If you want to embark on an unforgettable hunting adventure, Shermoe Adventures is your first step towards the wilderness experience of a lifetime.

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