Archery Elk – September (5-day hunt)
First Season Rifle (elk only) – Mid October (5-day hunt)
Second Season Rifle (elk only or elk/deer) – Late October (4-day hunt)
Third Season Rifle (elk only or elk/deer) – Early November (4-day hunt)
Fourth Season Rifle (elk only) – Mid November (5-day hunt)
This is a high quality hunt near Craig, Colorado with a 3rd generation outfitter. The elk hunting is high volume, meaning you should see several bulls each day with high success five and six point bulls. The terrain is very mild on the private land you’ll be hunting and the accommodations are comfortable and the meals are excellent. Licenses for archery elk and second and third season rifle elk is over-the-counter. A few combination elk and deer hunts are available during second and third seasons. Hunters will need to apply for the deer licenses (early April deadline), but landowner vouchers may also be available for purchase. This offers the client a chance at not only hunting elk, but also some great bucks in the 160+ B&C class.
For those of you with Colorado mule deer preference points this area also offers a fourth season mule deer tag. Minimum points required to draw this tag is typically 10 or more. This season coincides with the mule deer rut and clients will be hunting deer in the 180+ B&C caliber. Hunt will be conducted from polaris rangers and, if necessary, horseback – please inquire.
1×1 add $500
Elk $600; Deer $350
Fly to Hayden where you’ll be met and transferred to camp.
Easy: Somewhat easy walking when it comes to physicality. Minimal walking or hiking and terrain is very accessible. Mostly hunting from blinds or tree stands.
Moderate: Physicality is somewhat moderate to advanced. Spot and stalk method of hunting as well as some hunting from blinds. Terrain can vary from prairies to mountains at higher elevations.
Difficult: Requires an advanced degree of physical endurance. Terrain is typically more mountainous and hunting can take place at higher elevation.
Extreme: Most difficult and physically demanding hunts. Requires advanced to extreme endurance and terrain or game pursued may involve dangerous situations.