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Our Staff

S. M. Gray is the owner and operator of Contentnea Creek Hunting Preserve. He is a life long hunter and outdoor enthusiast.  In the mid 80s he converted acreage on his eastern North Carolina farm to a full time hunting preserve and has been serving hunters since 1986.


Walter Claybrook is a native of Ayden, NC and a retired teacher, coach, and principal. He is a life long bird hunter and bird dog breeder & trainer. He has guided since the mid 90s at Contentnea Creek and several other eastern North Carolina preserves. Contact Walter Claybrook at 252-412-7051 specifically for upland game hunts.

Ben Moore was born in Wilson, NC. He is a retired teacher and coach who is also a life long bird hunter and dog breeder & trainer. He has guided at Contentnea Creek Hunting Preserve for 20 years. 

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