For a long time big game hunting in New Mexico has been a male dominated sport. This is beginning to change as women hunters are on the rise.
We are seeing more and more women hunting for Elk, Deer, Antelope, Black Bear, and Cougar in New Mexico. Long gone are the days of male dominated Elk, Deer, Antelope, Black Bear, and Cougar hunts in New Mexico. Today more and more women are filling the shrinking ranks of big game hunters in New Mexico and across the nation also. Women are one of just a few groups of hunters that are growing and they expect to harvest there Bull Elk this year in New Mexico.