Archery Hunting Practice Tips

man practicing archery

Before you head out for an archery hunt, it’s a good idea to sharpen your skills. Running through some practice drills can ensure a more successful hunt. But how do you get started? Here, we discuss some of the best archery hunting practice tips: Start practicing early The earlier you start practicing for the upcoming… Read more »

Top 3 Signs of a Mountain Lion’s Presence

mountain lion standing on rock

Mountain lions are elusive creatures. Not only do they blend well into their environment, but their solitary and stealthy lifestyle makes it difficult to detect them. It’s why spotting a mountain lion is such a rarity and hunting one even more difficult. However, you can increase your chances by becoming aware of the top signs… Read more »

4 Need-To-Know Facts About Pronghorns

a pronghorn standing in a prairie

Pronghorns are beautiful animals that graze Montana’s countryside. But how much do you truly know about this breed of animal? Here we discuss the four top facts about North America’s pronghorns. They’re not technically antelopes Pronghorns are often called antelope, and indeed they do look much like their Eurasian and African cousins. However, pronghorns are… Read more »

What to Bring to Your Antelope Hunt

close-up of person holding hunting rifle

Antelope hunting season is just around the corner. However, before you head out to Montana’s lands, you’ll want to make sure you have everything you need for your hunt. From camouflage to rifles to the basic necessities, we discuss what you should get when you start preparing for your antelope hunt. Camouflage Camouflage is a… Read more »

Black Bears vs. Grizzly Bears

Black Bear

During black bear season, it is essential that you know how to differentiate between black and grizzly bears. While hunting black bears is permitted during this season, hunting grizzlies is always illegal, so knowing the difference can ensure you have a successful experience. When identifying the type of bear, you should not rely solely on… Read more »

How to Track Like a Pro

Learning to Track Like a Pro

Tracking can be one of the most rewarding parts of a hunt. There’s nothing quite as thrilling as putting your primal predatory instincts to work in pursuit of a kill. Some seasoned hunters, rather than hunkering down in a deer blind or a tree stand, rely almost exclusively on their tracking skills to reach their… Read more »

How to Choose the Right Hunting Rifle

How to Choose the Right Hunting Rifle

If you’ve decided that rifle hunting is the right sport for you, then you’re in for a treat. Rifle hunting can be fun and exhilarating, but only if you have the right tools at your disposal. Choosing the right hunting rifle is crucial if you want a successful hunt. Here are some tips to get… Read more »

How to Prepare for an Antelope Hunt

Preparing for an Antelope Hunt

Antelope offer the opportunity for a challenging hunt. The combination of their natural speed and their innate senses requires a different hunting approach than may be used for other game. If you’re looking to join Elk Ridge Outfitters for an antelope hunt, or planning on heading out on your own, here are a few tips… Read more »

The Ultimate Bowhunting Checklist

The Ultimate Bowhunting Checklist

Bowhunting is an exhilarating experience, but just like anything, it requires proper preparation. Not only do you need to hone your skills, but you should also have the right equipment on-hand before you head out for the hunt. Below is our list of items you should bring with you on your next bowhunting expedition.  … Read more »

Switch Up Your Targets to Improve Accuracy in Bowhunting

Switch Up Your Targets to Improve Accuracy

As a hunter, it can be very frustrating having a target in your sights and miss entirely once you pull the trigger or release your arrow. What went wrong? You’ve been practicing regularly, and when you are, you’re hitting the target almost dead on every time. The answer you’re looking for might be in switching… Read more »