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These guided Montana deer hunts are some of the finest guided mule deer hunts available. Outfitter lease 25 square miles (97,000 acres) of prime mule deer habitat to provide hunters with first class hunting. Eastern Montana is home to some of the best mule deer habitat in North America. Outfitter is fortunate to have exclusive leases on some great properties making it a great experience for any hunter. This outfitter manages each ranch to produce trophy quality mule deer. These ranches are strictly managed for quality mature animals. Only hunters booked with this outfit can hunt these ranches, assuring every hunt is a truly special experience. This is a 2:1 hunt but can be upgraded to a 1:1 hunt for an additional charge. When drawn, this give the hunter the opportunity to shoot either a whitetail or mule deer. This area supports large whitetail bucks classifying 140-160" Boone & Crocket.
- Species: Mule Deer
- Average Classification: 160 - 180
- Shot Opportunity: 95
- Weapons: Archery, Rifle
- Hunt Catalog #: CO-0002
- Tag Availability: Draw
Largest buck taken in 2019 was 192" Boone & Crockett. Largest buck ever taken by outfit was 221" B&C.
Outfitter suggests a 7 mm for this hunt.
Average shots for rifle hunters are 200 yards.
Average shots for archers are between 40-50 yards.
1:1 Hunt upgrade
Antelope add on
October 24, 2020 - November 29, 2023
- Price: $8,400.00
Options to upgrade to a 1:1 hunt. Options for a non-hunter. Options to add an antelope with trophy fee.
Malta, Montana, United States of America
Deposit 80% refundable 1 year prior to hunt date. 40% refundable 6 months prior to hunt date. No refunds under 6 months of the hunt date.
South Eastern Montana is a great place to find big mule deer. You will be up early glassing draws and bottoms looking for bucks on their feet. This is a 5 day hunt, fully guided 2:1. This is a general season deer tag and hunter can choose to take either a mule deer or whitetail deer with their tag. Whitetail in the area usually average 140-160". Your day will be spent traveling from ridge to ridge looking for mature bucks. Once located you will plan your final approach. The stalk can be easy or physical all depending on where you find him. This is not a physically demanding hunt. Options to add an antelope to the hunt if tag is drawn with a trophy fee.
HuntX Scale (Low 1 - 5 High)
- Lodging & Accommodations: Cabin/Lodge?
Lodging & Accommodations Scale
5 - Cabin/Lodge
4 - Bunk House/Trailer
3 - Wall Tent
2 - Backpack Tent
1 - Client Provided/Hotel
There are 2 ranch houses on the property. Options for a private bedroom or bunk-style housing. 2 bathrooms with showers.
- Menu & Food: Full Kitchen?
Menu & Food Scale
5 - 5 Star Catered
4 - Full Kitchen
3 - Field Kitchen
2 - Backpack Food
1 - Client Provided
Home-cooked meals. Hunter will be served a light breakfast and field lunch. Dinners are home-style cooking-meat and potatoes.
- Physical Conditions: Light Hiking?
Physical Conditions Scale:
5 - All Vehicle Access
4 - Light Hiking
3 - Moderate Hiking
2 - Heavy Hiking
1 - Extreme Back Country
Hunter should be prepared for light hiking. This is a spot and stalk hunt. 4x4's and trucks will be utilized.
Transportation (To/From Basecamp)
Final destination city is Billings or Great Falls. Hunter will be required to rent a car to drive to hunting camp. Billings and Great Falls are roughly equidistant to the hunting camp ~210 miles.
- Lodging & Accommodations
- Menu & Food
- Physical Conditions
Long days covering lots of ground with your glasses. You will need to be prepared for diverse weather as Montana can be fairly extreme in late October and November. Pack hunting clothing appropriate for your season. Durable and comfortable hiking boots are a must. Full gear list to be provided by the outfitter upon booking.
What Outfitter Provides
What to Bring
- Durable and comfortable hiking boots
- Hunting clothing for appropriate time of year (depending on archery or rifle season)
- Binoculars and rangefinder
- Rifle or bow with 40 rounds of ammunition or 12 arrows with appropriate broadheads
- Hunter orange
- What Outfitter Provides
- What to Bring