Hunting “You’ve hunted
rest - now hunt with the best”
For a good days’ hunt call
Andy Linton at (757)336-1253 or (757)990-2499 (cell)
P.O. Box 702
Marsh-hen (rail bird) hunts available
September and October 2014
Call for details (757)-336-1253
Linton, a native of Virginia’s Eastern Shore, has
been guiding hunting
parties since 1965. Featured in Disappearing
Delmarva - Portraits
of the Peninsula People, The Washington Post, the
television program “Virginia
Outdoor Life”, and local newspapers. He is
well respected and known
as the Eastern Shore’s most experienced hunting
guide. Licensed by
the United States Coast Guard as a Master Captain,
he provides a personal
touch and is the sole guide for this
business. His return clientele
attests to his expertise and dependability.
a small barrier island called Assateague, hunters
can experience a diverse
population of ducks and geese. The island is
a National Wildlife
Refuge and the home to the world famous
& Goose Hunting Dates 2014
- 2015 Season
November 15 - November 30
December 17 - January 25
6 duck bag limit per day.
December 27 - January 25
2 brant bag limit per day.
CANADA GOOSE SEASON
November 15th - November 23rd December 20 - January 29
2 geese bag limit per day.
GOOSE REGULAR SEASON
October 17 - January 31
25 geese bag limit per day.
GOOSE CONSERVATION SEASON
February 1 - April 5
Electronic calls, no limit, no plug, after hours.
THIS SEASON WAS
ESPECIALLY PRODUCTIVE LAST YEAR!!!
For a good days’
hunt call Captain
Andy Linton at
(757)336-1253 or (757)990-2499
He will be happy to address
Cost is $200 per man/day.
small barrier island
called Assateague, hunters can experience a diverse
population of ducks
and geese. The island is a National Wildlife
Refuge and the home
to the world famous Chincoteague ponies.
A typical day begins
at 5:00 a.m.
when the hunting party meets for breakfast at a local
The party then departs from Andys’ private dock via
boat en route to one
of his many blinds. They include stationary
plywood blinds on marshland
leased from the Refuge and pole blinds placed around
the area. Hundreds
of decoys are utilized to attract a variety of
birds. A hunter could
expect to encounter Black Ducks, Mallards, Pintails,
Shovelbills, Greenwing Teal, Bufflehead, Bluebills,
Hooded and Red-breasted
Mergansers, Brant and Canada and Snow Geese during the
group is provided with a hand-held radio for
remains with the party for the entire day - from dawn
to dusk. He
is available to sight and retrieve birds, as well as
to other blinds when conditions warrant. After
an enjoyable days’
hunt, the group often gathers for a recap of the days’
events and to dine
on fresh seafood delicacies at an island restaurant.
Chincoteague Island is known
waterfowl that migrate through here every year.
hours from Washington
and Philadelphia, it offers the best in hunting and
exploring the marshes
that surround the island. Well protected from the
ocean by Assateague Island
(Chincoteague Island national refuge), Chincoteague
Island offers great
hunting and fishing in a relaxed environment.
Andy will be happy to
accommodations and purchase non-resident license if
dogs are welcomed. Chest waders or hip boots are
Warm hooded, waterproof clothing is a must. Box
lunches can be purchased
good days’ hunt call Captain
Andy Linton at
He will be happy to
address your questions.
Cost is $200 per
Remember Linton’s Law:
“As long as they’re
coming, let them come
and shoot where they’re going not where they’ve
With Andy in Assateague:
· Experience since 1965
· Beautiful country
· Dawn to dusk
· Ducks, food, company