Welcome to Gillionville
Gillionville Plantation is a large quail hunting property located just west of Albany, Georgia. Gillionville is the oldest plantation in Georgia under the original family ownership. The plantation has been operated primarily for quail hunting for over 100 years and is considered one of the finest shooting establishments in the United States. The plantation is a refuge where the spirit of the past abides and family and friends can take home memories that last a lifetime.
Story of Gillionville Plantation
The story of Gillionville Plantation began in 1880, when Walter S. Gordon of Atlanta purchased the original property from Georgia's Governor Colquitt. In the 1930s, Mr. Gordon's daughter, Loulie Gordon Thomson, commissioned...
Life on the Plantation
Life at Gillionville Plantation revolves around quail hunting, even during the off-season. Each spring, game management and conservation practices commence anew with crews carrying out controlled burning of the property, thinning timber and...
Founded in 1984
In 1984 the hunting club was formed which uses the plantation during the hunting season. Each member is entitled to exclusive use of the plantation for one week (5 full shooting days). All accommodations are provided guests typically arrive Monday afternoons and hunt Tuesday through Saturday...
Members have exclusive use of the plantation during their stay and keep their same dates each year.