This archery elk hunt takes place on private land in south-central New Mexico. Located in the Sacramento Mountains, this outfitter has been offering high success private land elk hunts for many years. The property sets up perfectly for bow hunters. A nice blend of timber and open meadows and an abundance of water makes mid day tree stand hunting a perfect ambush point for these bulls. Spot and stalk, glassing, and calling is also effective and your guide will do all that he can to put you on a good bull. This ranch is carefully managed, and while it boasts a healthy population of elk, we only plan to take nine (3 at a time) bow hunters each season in order to maintain a harvest rate on mature animals. Hunter’s have enjoyed 100% shot opportunity here the past several seasons. This is an action-packed archery hunt with lots of elk. Your hunt can be customized to meet a wide range of physical requirements – easy access flatlands, as well as invigorating mountains and canyons are abundant throughout this beautiful ranch. The accommodations, located onsite, take place in a restored 19th century ranch house that has all of the comforts of home including electricity, hot and cold running water, satellite tv and even wireless internet. The lodge features six guest rooms (2 with private baths) and six full bathrooms.
Plus 5.125% tax
Guaranteed elk license, approx. $700, purchase online with outfitters instructions.
Fly to El Paso, TX, rent a vehicle and drive to camp near Cloudcroft, NM.
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.