Tips to Help Prepare for Your First Elk Hunt

Many hunters say their first elk hunt is one of the most challenging yet most rewarding hunts. Elk are elusive. They roam long distances over wild and rugged terrain. Elk also respond to hunting pressure by moving deeper into vast, remote wilderness. The challenges of an elk hunt are technical, mental and physical, but you… Read more »

Great Game Recipes for the Holidays

Antelope Roast

This holiday season, shake things up a bit. Instead of serving a traditional meal, serve a delicious wild game meal that shows off your hunting prowess. Roasted Pheasant If you’re craving the traditional bird, try a roasted pheasant recipe. Our favorite is from Emeril Lagasse and the Food Network. You’ll need a hot oven and… Read more »

New App Could Revolutionize Game Licenses

If you’re an avid hunter, whether you travel from state to state frequently or live along a state border and frequently travel in pursuit of game in multiple places, you know that it can be a pain to keep all of your permits or licenses in order. Fortunately, a new app is offering a new… Read more »

Take Aim at an Archery Hunt

Once one hunt is over, many hunters can’t help but be excited for the next one. At Elk Ridge Outfitters in Montana, we’re right there with you, and we have a ton of upcoming archery hunts for big game that are sure to please any hunter. Starting in September and heading until about mid-October, we… Read more »

Antelope Season Already Off to a Great Start in Montana

Antelope Season Already Off to a Great Start in Montana

This is a special time of year here in southern Montana. We’re just a week in to antelope season and already it’s shaping up to be a great one. Unusually high temperatures and strong winds posed some unique challenges to hunters initially, but that hasn’t stopped them from landing some beautiful shots. According to the… Read more »

Tips to Ensure Success on Your Antelope Hunt

Tips to Ensure Success on Your Antelope Hunt

Antelope season is right around the corner, and we couldn’t be more excited. As the fastest land animals in North America, Pronghorn Antelopes always present a unique challenge for hunters in Montana. For hunters who haven’t gone on an Antelope hunt before, there are some special considerations to keep in mind to maximize your chances… Read more »

5 Little-Known Facts About Elk

5 Little-Known Facts About Elk

The North American elk is an iconic feature of the Montana plains and a favorite game animal of the hunters who frequent this land. Thanks to a concerted conservation effort over the course of the past few decades, dwindling elk populations have rallied in recent years and today North America is once again home to… Read more »

5 Bow Hunting Tips to Try at the Range

Practice at the Range

Bow hunting is a discipline that can take a lifetime to master. We’ve spent countless seasons in the field with a compound bow, and every year we still find new ways to hone our technique by breaking bad habits and forming better ones. Bow season might be a long ways off, but it’s never too… Read more »

Shooting Range

We have a range set up with targets every 100 yards out to 1000 yards plus one at 750 yards for the burris eliminator III scope.