NAVHDA Family Weekend at Blackwater Creek Ranch

JUNE 8th-9th, 2019

The Blackwater Creek Ranch is a beautiful 1180 acre ranch surrounded by the natural beauty of Old Florida. NAVHDA members are invited to bring their families and dogs for an incredible experience they won’t forget.

Activities & Adventure for Kids 

  • Catch & Release Fishing
  • Zip Lines
  • Floating swim dock ( parents bring a life preserver if your child cannot swim)
  • Giant Swan and Duck Races
  • Walking and  Bike  riding paths ( Parents Bring your Children’s Bicycles)
  •  Buggy rides (weather permitting)
  • Snow Cone Machine
  • Fire pit
  • Live Music by Mark Moore Saturday Night

Over $15000 in items in Raffle and Auction if you cannot be present for auction coordinate with a member to phone bid for you!

Florida Palmetto Raffle and Auction and auction items including Quail Hunts,  Turkey Hunts,  and Hog Hunt with Steak dinners  courtesy of Blackwater Creek ,  Woodcock  hunting in Louisiana with Guide and member Mark Moore.
Raffle Items include , Bird Dog Whiskey, Quack Skins, DJ Calls, Avery Sporting Dog, and more.

The Grand Auction Item:
Deer Hunting on a Private managed Property and Cabin in Michigan

Nov. 14th-18th,  with a  Private Flight on a Pilatus PC-12 to Michigan from Fort lauderdale Executive for  3 days and a chance at a Big Michigan Buck with  pilot and member Danny Mancini.

Winner Responsible for purchase of Michigan license and Tags.


Shooting Activities ( Provided By Blackwater Creek Ranch for the cost of Shells and Clays)

  • Five Stand for Beginners ($31 includes shells & 50 clays)
  • Sporting Clay for Experienced Shooters (Bring your own shells or shells available $10/box) (Clays are .20 plus 10% breakage fee. i.e. 100 clays for $22)

Dog Training Activities

  • Table-Training
  • Mark Retrieving (Frozen Birds Included, Live Ducks are $20 each while supplies last and available in the store

Camping & Lodging

  • Camping and RV Parking is Included for NAVHDA members at no charge. No electric or Hook up. please add the free item to your cart and checkout for RSVP.  If you are coming in Friday night and would like to eat dinner with the Volunteers it is $25 a plate available in the store,  Check-in is after 2:00
  • Blackwater Creek Cabins and Lodge are full and there is no vacancy at this time,  Approx 20 minutes to the east at the I 95 and state route 60 corridor there are several hotels available.


  • Meals are setup for ordering in the store you can choose to pick days or just go for the packages with included Continental Breakfast on Sunday.
  • If you are coming in Friday night and would like to eat dinner with the Volunteers it is $25 a plate available in the store,  Check-in is after 2:00.  Dinner will be prepared by Billy Snyder and Chef and Author Robyn Lindars “The Grill Girl” 
  • Please bring your own adult beverages
  • Golf Carts and UTVs are permitted at Blackwater Creek

Advanced registration is required by May 28th , 2019. On May 31st  we will be sending out the Itinerary so you must RSVP to attend this private members only event.