The Thrill of the Hunt Sweepstakes


Eligibility :
The Thrill of the Hunt Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) is open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia who are at least 18 years old at the time of entry (except residents of Alabama; Alaska; New Jersey; Utah; Suffolk County and Nassau County, New York who must be 19 years or older at the time of entry) and have access to the Internet while the promotion is offered. Void in Massachusetts, Michigan, Virginia, and where prohibited by law or regulation.

Timing :
The Sweepstakes begins at 12:00 a.m. Eastern Time (“ET”), September 29, 2008 and ends at 11:59 p.m. ET, December 31, 2008 (the “Promotion Period”).

How to enter:
Visit during the Promotion Period and follow the links and instructions to complete the age verification and registration form. Once you complete registration, follow the instructions to enter. Potential winner is subject to verification before any prize will be awarded.

A maximum of one (1) entry per day per participant is permitted.

Prize (s):
Grand Prize: The Grand Prize Winner will receive a prize package that includes the following: a hunting trip package for Grand Prize Winner plus three (3) adult guests to Fulton County Illinois from December 2, 2009 to December 6, 2009. Trip package includes coach-class airfare for four (4) from a major airport near winner’s home (determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion) to Moline, IL; three (3) days and four (4) nights accommodations at a hotel/lodge determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion (two (2) rooms, double occupancy); meals; ground transportation to/from airport and hotel/lodge; and fees for Illinois state hunting licenses. (Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”): $16,350.00). Grand Prize Winner also will receive: a certificate redeemable for a Mossberg® 4×4 Centerfire .30-06 Rifle (ARV: $618.00); a NikkoStirling™ NightEater Scope, 3-10×42 (ARV: $150.00); Brunton Echo™ 8×42 Open Frame Binoculars (ARV: $205.00); four (4) boxes of Hornady® .30-06 165 Grain InterBond Ammunition (ARV: $159.68); a Plano® Gun Guard All Weather Case (ARV: $189.00); four (4) Knight & Hale® Ultimate Whitetail Deer Calling Packages (each package includes a Carry Lite Bucky Jr. Decoy, a Rack Blaster Deer Call, a Short Wheezer Deer Call, and an Antler Rattle Bag) (ARV: $911.84); four (4) Wildlife Research Center® Scent Elimination packages (each package includes Scent Killer® Body Wash, Scent Killer® Liquid Clothing Wash, Scent Killer® Anti-Perspirant, Scent Killer® Spray, and a “Scent Free Secrets” book) (ARV: $227.76); four (4) Cyclops® Head Lamps (ARV: $80.00); and four (4) Gerber Paraframe Clip Folding Knives (ARV: $80.00). Total Prize Package (ARV: $18,971.28).

First Prize: First Prize Winners will receive: Brunton Echo™ 8×42 Open Frame Binoculars (ARV: $205.00).

Second Prize: Second Prize Winners will receive: a Gerber Paraframe Clip Folding Knife (ARV: $20.00).

Total ARV of all prizes:


  1. your sight has some major problems of how to enter you contests. I have entered all of my imformation and you do not except my entry! You make me wonder if you really have a contest!?

  2. Hi,
    This contest is real, I know because, I won first prize which was a pair of echo binoculars. Thank you and Im sorry you werent successful in entering, but not a right to say its not a legitimate contest.

  3. I sent off like they asked for a winners list on Feb. 8th. Did anyone get a winners list or know anyone you can contact to ask?? I never got my Magazine either.


  4. I received my first place winning brunton binoculars no friday february 14 2009. I was unaware that i had won such a fine gift. thank you for sending it! I will enjoy using them,the rest of my life. The quilty is exceptional.

  5. I recived my binoculors today feb 18 2009. They are way better than i ever expected. I never win anything. It is a real contest.

  6. Congrats to brianj and David

    @David : The results of the Sweepstakes may be obtained by sending a self-addressed, stamped envelope to the Thrill of the Hunt Sweepstakes, 20770 Westwood Drive, Strongsville OH 44149. Requests must be received by February 15, 2009. Vermont residents may omit return postage for the Official Rules.

    So… it’s too late.

  7. I sent a self-addressed envelope to the sweepstakes, back in january i believe, for a list of winners and still havent received anything. Just curious has anyone seen the results they sent for?

  8. my name is blake duncan from north carolina. this is my first year hunting and i am obsessed with it. i never had anybody like my father to pass along the hunting tradition.i picked up a golden eagle bow and i cant put it down. i work hard during the week so i only have one day to hunt per week. i want to feel the rush of harvesting a monster buck but i just dont have the time. I NEED A BREAK!


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