5 Merriam’s Turkey Hunting Tips

Now that spring is here, so is spring turkey hunting. To make sure you don’t come back empty-handed, here are few tips for bagging a Merriam’s Turkey. 1.     Scouting Before you head out to hunt, be sure to do your homework. Find a general area where the turkeys inhabit. From there break it down to… Read more »


The History Of Hunting The Merriam’s Turkey And Turkey Grand Slam

Even though now many hunters just look at wild turkeys like the Merriam’s turkey as just big game, these animals have a long history that has brought us to how we hunt them today. The truth is these animals were being hunted long before we even arrived in America. Native Americans used to hunt them… Read more »


Come Merriam Turkey Hunt With JACO Outfitters This Spring Season

With winter coming to an end, that means spring is almost here and with it will also come Merriam Turkey season. If you’re looking to hit the outdoors and bring home one these, then book a Turkey Hunt with JACO Outfitters today! Our hunt will last three days and in the package and includes lodging,… Read more »


Why Hunting Benefits New Mexico

Now chances are, if you have been out on a hunt before, you don’t need to be convinced of why hunting is great for the environment. However, if you are on the other side of the coin, you might not see a need for it. Here are a few of the ways hunting benefits our… Read more »


5 Tips For Bow Hunting Elk

It can be very disappointing when you head out to hunt big game such as Elk and come back empty-handed. After a while, you can’t help but think that maybe it’s something in our technique that’s holding us back. Here are 5 tips to help make your next Elk hunting trip a success: Check Your… Read more »


Hunting Rules In New Mexico For 2016-17

Are you planning a hunting trip for this year or next? Be prepared because the rules and regulations have changed for Santa Fe.  You can find the new rules for applying for your hunting license online here. If you live in the area and would like a printed version of the 2016-2017 hunting rules and… Read more »


Looking for Your Next Trophy? Call It!

When out on the hunt, calling the animal you’re hunting can be very effective. However, if not done properly, it can go to waste, leaving you frustrated and empty handed at the end of the hunt. Make sure that doesn’t happen, so here are some tips for effectively calling elk. Right Place, Right Time You… Read more »


Elk Hunting In New Mexico – Unlike Anything Else

It is no secret that elk are very large animals, and to bag one on a hunt is quite an incredible feat. Regardless of the type of animal that you are hunting, doing it in the same location can potentially become stale or create a scarcity of hunt-able creatures. This could lead to missed or… Read more »


When Elk Hunting, Practice Proper Etiquette

When you’re hunting there are a lot of things you have to remember. It is easy to see how some would forget that even in the wilderness, there is some etiquette to remember, especially when it comes to hunting elk. These following reminders will help make sure the next time you’re out; you mind your… Read more »


Find Your Weapon Of Choice For Bull Elk Hunting

When heading out to hunt big game, you want to make sure you have the best tool for the job. Why? Because having the right weapon can be the difference between getting your next trophy and having it slip away. So when it comes to hunting Bull Elk, there are a few rifles that can… Read more »