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We have been receiving phone calls, text, and emails inquiring about our next office open house: Here is some information available at this time….


Wes Hixon’s Outdoor Adventures presents our 19th Annual Open House on Friday, January 17th from 12:00 Noon until 6:00 pm Est. and Saturday, January 18, 2020, from 9:00 am until 6:00 pm Est.

Mark your calendars and make plans to enjoy meeting many of our Outfitters, professional hunters, fishing, wing-shooting, and hunting guides.

There is no admission to everyone who presents their invitation at the door.
RSVP at or call 706-657-3527

We have a block of 20 rooms reserved at the Hampton Inn and a block of 20 rooms reserved at The Fairfield Inn approximately 10-minutes drive from our office at the special rate of $102.00 per night (this includes breakfast) however, reservations must be made prior to December 16, 2019. Call the Hampton Inn at 423-602-5350 or the Fairfield Inn at 423-664-4222, make sure you tell them you are attending Wes Hixon’s Open House or click one of the links below.

For guests flying to the Chattanooga Airport, we recommend using an Uber. Guest flying into Atlanta or Nashville we recommend renting a vehicle or using Groome Transportation. Contact Groome at 800-896-9928 or 423-954-1400. We will be happy to assist you with these reservations if you need help.

We have space available for approximately 24 exhibitors and most of this is already requested. Please contact Wes A.S.A.P. to confirm your space.

Confirmed at this time:

The Monahan’s from New Zealand

George from Namibia, Africa

Klint from South Texas

Peter and his son, Sammy, from Zambia, Africa

Taft from Wyoming

John & Bradley from Messina, South Africa

Graham from Mozambique, Africa

Matt from M4 Jigs in Andover, Kansas

Rick who hunts in Colorado and New Mexico

Mike and Terrie-Lynne from British Columbia

Tracey from Montana

Rick from Ohio

Kirk and Zoe from Alaska

Lenny from Poland

Rick of Carters Lake Guides

Eli & Jordan, Alaska

Swarovski Optiks

Celeste Paredes from Mapu Hunting Lodge, Argentina

Christophe Morio and Jean Luc Damy of Congo “Bongo” Forest Safaris

And for the first time Pat & Darrin from Saskatchewan and Doug and Carol from Ezulu, South Africa.


The following people have expressed interest in attending and we certainly hope they can be here:

Grant & Nancy, South Dakota
John and or Derek, Saskatchewan
Harpreet and Premo, Tanzania

With several others one of which is Wes’s longtime friend and industry icon… Johan Calitz, Johan Calitz Safaris,  Botswana, Africa.

In addition to several unique products companies, some per your request are returning such as Mr. & Mrs. Tim Reed, “As the Wood Turns.”
For the first time The Southern Trapper, beautiful hand made belts, wallets, custom holsters, rifle slings and more! River Works Fly Rod Builders, watch your next custom Fly Rod being built before your eyes and other unique products as space permits!!

Door prizes…win a custom River Works 9 wt 4 piece fly rod…Bergara custom rifle…Swarovski, the world’s leader in fine optics…and more!

As always great southern cooking & beverages!

Updates will follow as often as possible.
R.S.V.P. and reserve your hotel rooms now!!!

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