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 »


This Elk Season, Make Sure You’re In Top Shape

As a hunter, worrying about being shape before going out on a hunt is most likely one of the last things on your mind. But the reality is it should be your first priority. Many hunts, including ones out west, require a lot of physical exertion and if you aren’t prepared, it can really take… Read more »


Learn Your Rifle Before A Hunt

When it comes to hunting and using firearms like a rifle, many of us think shooting an animal at 150 yards or more might be easy. If you are proficient in smaller firearms, you might think you can just pick up a rifle and become an automatic marksman. This, unfortunately, is not the case, especially… Read more »


Elk Hunting Mistakes To Avoid

Listening to hunting stories is a great way to reminisce and laugh with fellow hunters; it’s also a good way to learn from example and avoid mistakes. It’s good to know what works and even better to know what doesn’t. We’ve found the most recurring mistakes that Elk hunters are making. Battle of the Bugle… Read more »


For Elk Hunting – Knowledge = Success

Anyone who hunts knows that before you go out and try to bag your trophy, you need to know everything about the animal you are hunting. All types of information, from what they eat to where they are typically found, is important to make sure your hunting trip is a success. This especially holds true… Read more »


Hunt Big Game Antelope In New Mexico

New Mexico Antelope Hunts are probably the best big game animal for an eastern hunter to experience on their first trip out west. Everyone wants an elk, but for someone who isn’t used to reading maps, hunting public lands, still hunting dark timber, spotting and stalking, backpacking in rugged terrain, judging tremendous distances and is… Read more »