Hunt Stevens County


Stevens County Economic Development is sponsoring a

Longest Tail Feather Contest

Stevens County

Longest Tail Feather Contest

Hunting Info


Stevens County
Useful Links
Shotgun a Weatherby SAS 12 Gauge Automatic Shotgun
- purchased from Prairie Dog Den
  • Second Place ........ $100oo Stevens County Dollars *
*(Stevens County Dollars are Gift Certificates which may be redeemed at any of the merchants in Stevens County.)
Tail Feather Update
The longest tail feather as of 2:30 pm on Tuesday, November 12, 2002 is measured at 25 7/8 and belongs to Rob Crane.

~ Contest Rules ~

  1. There is no entry fee for the contest!
  2. Contest runs the entire length of pheasant season.
  3. The entire bird must be brought in to one of the drop-off locations before the tail feather or tag is removed.
  4. The bird must be bagged in Stevens County, Kansas.
  5. Only ring necked pheasants are eligible for prizes.
  6. Ties or other questions will be settled by the Stevens County Economic Development Board.
Winners of the 2000 longest tail feather contest in Stevens County, Kansas.
The 2000 contest
Tim Guenther of Rolla was the winner of the 2000 Stevens County Economic Development Longest Pheasant Tail Feather contest and was awarded a $950 Beretta 390 shotgun.  Trustworthy Hardware owner Ginger Howard, who had the shotgun on display, presented the gun to Guenther.
Also, pictured are Economic Development chairman Jeff Crawford at left and director Neal Gillespie.  The winning tail feather measured 25 5/16", which was only 1/32" longer than one turned in by Bemon Chastine of Hugoton.

~ Drop-off Locations ~

· Antlers Sports Bar & Grill ~ Moscow ·   · Convenience Plus ~ Hugoton ·   · J.D.'s Liquor ~ Hugoton ·

Stevens County Economic Development Board
(620) 544-4305 ·
630 S. Main, Hugoton, KS 67951

Updated: November 5, 2003 · Stevens County Economic Development Board · Hugoton, Kansas ·

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