Category: Big Game Hunting

Start Planning Now for 2021 in The New Mexico Public Draw

Hunting in New Mexico

Didn’t have luck in the New Mexico public draw in 2020? Don’t worry! JACO Outfitters can help you draw a big game hunting license. Here’s how: Applying for Your Hunting License With JACO Outfitters When you apply for your hunting license with JACO Outfitters, it can significantly increase your chances of drawing an outstanding New… Read more »

What Can You Expect on Your First Antelope Hunt?

A hunter squatting behind a dead antelope.

The American pronghorn, also known as the antelope, are unique creatures that can only be found in North America. Because these animals are unique, you often have to rely on others’ opinions to learn how to hunt them properly. If you’ve never hunted antelope before, you should know what it takes to have a successful… Read more »

How Does Hunting Benefit New Mexico?

What Are the Benefits of Hunting?

If you’ve been hunting before, chances are you don’t need to be convinced of why hunting is a great pastime. Not only is it good for you as the hunter, but it’s also great for the environment. However, if you’re on the other side of the coin, you may tilt your head when we say… Read more »

How to Prepare Your Firearm Before Your Big Game Hunt

Hunting in New Mexico

As summer continues, we are one step closer to one of the best times of the year. That’s right, big game hunting season. For any hunter, you know the feeling of anticipation waiting for the season to start. However, before you head out to hunt, there is a lot of firearm preparation that needs to… Read more »

How to Prepare for the 2020 Fall Big Game Hunting Season

How to Prepare for Hunting Season

Although there have been a few unexpected changes to our spring hunting season, it doesn’t mean that there won’t be any hunting this year. Here at JACO Outfitters, we are getting excited for the Big Game hunts that are to come in the fall. If you’re eager to get back into hunting, start preparing for… Read more »

Interesting Facts About Elk Hunting

Elk Hunting

JACO Outfitters offers guided elk hunts in New Mexico at various times of the year. Elk live among terrain that’s physically demanding for hunters to navigate, so if you’re going to hunt elk, it’s best if you’re “in shape.” You’ll be hiking up/down/around “difficult” terrain with a backpack and a bow or rifle. And you’ll… Read more »

The Benefits of Going Black Bear Hunting

Black Bear Hunting

Every year, there are more than 10 million Americans who go hunting for deer. However, unfortunately, the number of black bear hunters is well below that. There are fewer than 1 million Americans who go hunting for black bears every year. That’s a real shame because there are so many benefits of black bear hunting…. Read more »

Mixing Up Your Practice Targets

All hunters, even the most experienced need practice. Practice means you’re enhancing and honing in on the skills you already have, and to further develop them. A typical hunting practice would involve the use of targets. Targets could be a 3D target, white on black images, or burlap or paper animal targets. Commonly, once a… Read more »

Look Your Best With New Hunting Apparel

When hitting the wilderness to hunt, it is important we do what we can to keep ourselves warm and comfortable. Luckily, there is new hunting apparel now available from Under Armour that will be perfect for your next big game hunt. If you’re looking to really blend in with your environment, get covered with camouflage… Read more »