This outfitter has been in business for over 20 years and has had his ranch under strict game management practice since the mid 1990’s. This awesome ranch lies east of Raton near the Colorado border and consists of nearly 300,000 private acres of picturesque elk habitat. Taking a limited number trophy elk hunters each year assures you’ll be hunting unpressured elk. The ranch is made up of rolling hills, mesas and prairie. There is a wide array of ponderosa pines, pinion, cedar and oak brush. All combined with a large variety of native browses and grasses make for ideal elk habitat. Year after year, this ranch has produced 100% shot opportunity and most bulls will score in the 310″-325″ class with the largest to date scoring over the 380 inch mark! The gentle terrain lies between 6,500-7,500 ft. making this a physically easy elk hunt. A very comfortable ranch house with private accommodations, good home cooked meals and hard working guides are all part of this package. The outfitter offers one archery hunt during the September rut and three October rifle hunts. Only four elk hunters are taken on each hunt. Don’t miss this opportunity to hunt this magnificent ranch.
Plus 6.083% tax
Guaranteed license, approx. $700, purchase from outfitter.
Fly to Colorado Springs, Colo. or Albuquerque, NM, rent a vehicle, and drive approx. three hours to the ranch near Raton.
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.