If you’r looking to hunt a big bull elk or a giant 5×5 buck then Book a hunting trip into the back country of the Gila National Forest in New Mexico today. See the available dates for hunting trips and some of the costs involved to hunt Elk, Coues Deer, Mule Deer, Antelope, Mountain Lions & Bears.
2013 Price List for Guided Hunts
Elk: $3500 per person for 2 hunters per guide for a 5 day hunt, $500 for each additional day.
Deer: (public land) $3250 per person for 2 hunters per guide
(public land) $4000 for 1 person and 1 guide
(private ranch) $5000 for 2 hunters per guide
Antelope: $2000 plus the price of the draw tag
$2500 includes private land tag and hunt
Oryx: $2500 per person for 2 hunters per guide
Mountain Lion (with dogs): $3800 per person
Bear (with dogs): $2800 per person
- Prices include food, lodging, and guided 5 day-hunts, except for Antelope, which is a 3 day hunt.
- On any Elk, Deer, or Antelope hunt, there is a $1,000 premium for a 1 hunter-per-guided hunt.
- New Mexico Game and Fish application and license fees, and prices of Landowner Tags are separate, and not included in the above price list. A limited amount of Landowner Tags for Elk and Antelope are available at varying prices.
General Scheduling for Hunting Dates in New Mexico
Archery Elk: September 1 through September 24
Rifle and Muzzleloader Elk: October 1 through October 31
Private Land Elk: October 1 through December 31 – any five days.
Deer Rifle: November 1 through November 15
Deer Archery: January 1 through January 15
Lion Hunts: Can be scheduled from December 10 through March 31
Bear Hunts: October and November
Antelope Hunts: are three-day hunts, and are usually scheduled for the last week of August.