September – March Aoudad rut is late-September – early November
This aoudad sheep hunt takes place in west Texas on private ranches that hold a healthy number of sheep. This is a spot and stalk hunt from 4×4 vehicles. You’ll typically encounter multiple sheep a day including a number of rams. Most rams will measure 26″-28″ with 30″ rams harvested annually. Accommodations are in local motels in the Alpine, TX area. #652
$5,500 (1×1) 4-day hunt.
Subject to change.
$48. You need to purchase the non-resident 5 day Special Hunting Permit (type 157) online prior to your hunt at www.tpwd.state.tx.us
Hunter Safety Card required if born after September 1, 1971.
Fly to El Paso, TX, rent a vehicle, and drive to Apline.
Day 1: Fly to El Paso, Texas. Rent a vehicle and drive to Alpine, TX.
Days 2-5: Aoudad sheep hunt.
Day 6:Depart camp and begin your return trip home.
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.