When a Mississippi River Equity Share conversation arises, Concordia Rod and Gun Club quickly becomes an elite topic. Concordia Rod and Gun Club is one of, if not the finest, Mississippi River Equity Share Club. Concordia was established on July 30, 1982 and is currently made up of 16 total shares owned by just 9 families. The club owns 6,200 acres, of which 1,600 acres has been enrolled in the Wetland Reserve Program (WRP), and the remining 4,600 acres is unencumbered. Concordia is not just a high end hunting club; it is much more. The gated entrance welcomes you to the beautiful Mississippi Hardwood Bottom known as Concordia Island, which is in both Mississippi & Arkansas. The gravel drive leads you near the center of the island, where the hardwood bottom transitions into an open area and the first class amenities start to show. The skeet and trap range is on the right, and the 3,000 foot grass airstrip is on the left. Beside the airstrip is a 30 acre annually planted dove field that almost never disappoints, and was absolutely loaded during an August visit. The full time caretaker of 16 years, resides in the manager’s residence, which is tucked away across from the shop and houses all farm/maintenance equipment that keeps this island in top notch condition 365 days a year. The large lot camp area is situated amid the mature hardwoods making a picturesque setting. Each cabin is of cypress construction and individually owned. Just beyond the camp area, you will find the stables and fenced pasture for all your horse needs. The club is also equipped with a game care center including a cleaning station, walk in cooler, camp map, and recreational vehicle wash area. A game processor will be onsite during the hunting seasons to dress your harvest the minute it is brought in from the woods. Not only is Concordia known for the 5 star amenities, but the free range deer herd that resides on this island is second to none in the state of Mississippi. Concordia has been extensively managed over the years and currently names Steve Demarais as its wildlife biologist. The club has proudly harvested deer in excess of 170 gross inches for 8 consecutive years, with the largest whitetail buck grossing 207 inches, and the 2nd largest grossing 196 inches. Hunting pressure has a lot to do with the proven high end whitetail hunting on Concordia Island. As stated, 9 families own the 16 total share of Concordia, and approximately 6 people are “serious” deer hunters. Therefore, the herd can grow to their full potential with every member still having ample opportunities at a trophy whitetail on a yearly basis. The annual wildlife plots cover 220 acres of the island and are rotated between soybeans, alfalfa, clover, and winter wheat. Most of the plots are equipped with box or ladder stands for convenience. The turkey, hog, duck, and small game hunting is also exceptional on the island.
Concordia Drive, Gunnison, Mississippi 39746
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Michael was born and raised in Cleveland, MS. He spent two years at Moorehead Community College completing General Education courses. He then transferred to Delta State University where he graduated with a minor in Business Administration and a major in Real Estate and Insurance. He moved to Jackson, MS in February of 2007 to begin his career as a Real Estate Broker and Appraiser. Michael, his wife Elisa, and their sons Fin and Fisher currently reside in Madison, MS and attend Pinelake Church.
Growing up in the Mississippi Delta helped Michael to learn and utilize the land around him. His enthusiasm for the outdoors makes him that much more dedicated to his career. With his knowledge, hard work, and expertise in the business Michael is just the person to help you with all of your Real Estate needs.