Wolf Creek Outfitters, Inc., WCO, offers private land elk hunts on numerous ranches in Southwest Colorado and Northern New Mexico. The areas available to hunt are vast, and offer a variety of opportunities for a successful hunting experience. Methods of hunt for elk vary according to our hunters’ capabilities. Horseback hunts are available. During rut, hunt via spot and stalk, with a guide calling the elk in. ATVs may be used to get you to a hunting area, and you may hunt from a tree-stand or blind. At WCO, we cater to our hunters’ needs, and strive to make your hunt a successful one. Join us for your Rocky Mountain Elk hunt.
Our hunts are customized to suit your needs. WCO Phone – 970-264-5332
Call today for pricing.
*Transportation from Durango, Farmington or Albuquerque airports may be arranged in advance, for a separate fee. Please discuss this with us to make arrangements.
2018 Season Dates –
Colorado Elk Hunts
Colorado – Application Deadline
Tuesday, April 3, 2018 – There are seasons in-which you may purchase Over the Counter (OTC) tags. *It is highly recommended that you call WCO, to discuss the application process, season and unit prior to this date.
2018 Colorado Elk Hunting Season Dates
|Method of Take||Dates|
|Muzzleload (draw only):||September 8 – September 16|
|1st Rifle (draw only):||October 13 – October 17|
|2nd Rifle (OTC):||October 20 – October 28|
|3rd Rifle (OTC):||November 3 – November 11|
|4th Rifle (draw only):||November 14 – November 18|
Colorado Elk Hunt – License Fees *Subject to change. Additional information regarding fees for non-limited & other hunts can be found via Colorado Division of Wildlife.
Non-Resident Bull/Fishing Combo: $644.00 + $10habitat = $654.00
Non-Resident Either-Sex/Fishing Combo: $644.00 + $10habitat = $654.00
Non-Resident Cow/Fishing Combo: $484.00 + $10habitat = $494.00
Non-Resident Youth/Fishing Combo: $103.75 + $10habitat = $113.75
Resident Adult: $49.00 + $10habitat = $59.00
Resident Youth: $13.75 + $10habitat = $23.75
New Mexico Elk Hunt
New Mexico Application Deadline
WCO hunts on private land. Application is not required for Land Owner and Ranch Wide hunting tags.
2018 Season Dates – Season dates vary depending upon the unit that will be hunted. Call for information and tag availability. 970-264-5332
Archery – (You choose any five consecutive days for your hunt.)
Muzzleload – (You choose any five consecutive days for your hunt.)
Rifle – (You choose any five consecutive days for your hunt.)
Note: Hunt dates are not reserved until deposit and signed contract are received.
*Subject to change. Visit New Mexico Department of Fish & Game for current license pricing and regulations.
Mature Bull or Either–sex elk ……….…….Nonresident $618
Contract, Deposit & Payment information
WCO requires all clients to enter a contract when reserving hunt dates. A 50% deposit is required. In the event a client does not draw their tag, we can occasionally adjust schedules to a date that will accommodate the purchase of an over the counter tag (OTC). In the event adjustments can not be made, your deposit will be refunded in full, with-in 15 days. The balance is due 30 days prior to arrival. We accept check, cash, Visa or MasterCard.
Please make yourself familiar with the regulations and licensing requirements with the Department of Wildlife CO: http://wildlife.state.co.us/Hunting/
Please make yourself familiar with the regulations and licensing requirements with the New Mexico Department of Fish & Game: http://www.wildlife.state.nm.us/Regulations brochure:http://www.wildlife.state.nm.us/publications/documents/rib/2013/2013bg_rib_spread.pdf