Wyoming Grizzly Bear Hunting Regulations

Here is what you need to know!

Wyoming Grizzly Bear RegulationsWyoming Grizzly Bear Hunting Draft Regulations where released.  We have been following this for some time and are pleased with the work put in to get these regulations out this year. If all goes as planned the first Grizzly Bear Hunt in Wyoming in over 40 years will take place this fall.  We have studied the regulations and broke out the key points below. [Read more…]

Wyoming Project Secures Access to 47,000 Acres of Public Land

MISSOULA, Mont.—Hunters, anglers, hikers and those who enjoy other forms of outdoor recreation will benefit from a recent Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation project in Wyoming. [Read more…]

BHA Rallies Public Lands Sportsmen in Wyoming

Backcountry Hunters & AnglersCASPER, Wyo. – This afternoon on the banks of the North Platte River, Backcountry Hunters & Anglers’ president and CEO exhorted a crowd of sportsmen and outdoor enthusiasts to stand united against efforts to divest Americans of the nation’s public lands and waters.

Hundreds of public lands advocates traveled to east-central Wyoming to attend the Casper rally. Taking place only days before a pivotal presidential election and barely a week after a federal jury in Oregon acquitted radical anti-public-lands activists who staged an armed occupation of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge, the event was charged with a sense of urgency as speakers addressed threats to U.S. public lands, the outdoor opportunities they represent and the economic vitality they currently offer. [Read more…]

Wyoming Grizzly Hunting Regulations

Grizzly BearTo all,
The time again has come to attend meetings and comment online, this time it is for the proposed Grizzly Bear Hunting Season and Regulations in Wyoming.  I have attached the draft plan, its pretty short and sweat with a lot of language included that indicates that Wyoming is going to be very adamant about managing grizzly bears to ensure they do not end back on the list, This is a good thing!

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WY Self Guided Archery Antelope Hunt

Archery Only Consultants - Antelope
The following Self-guided archery antelope is available at a discount! There are a couple options on this hunt, so pay close attention:

6 day archery antelope only (crossbows are legal)
Exclusive access to a 3000 acre ranch near Newcastle, Wy
Property orientation by the owners
One buck antelope
Add a doe antelope for only $100! [Read more…]

Who Likes Leftovers?

Wyoming Game & Fish Dept

Wyoming’s leftover tags go on sale this morning, July 6th at 8am Mountain Time.  The reduced priced leftovers tags go on sale July 20th.

There are a few good antelope tags available for units that have very limites access issues, if this is your cup tea, you better belly up to table!

http://gf.state.wy.us/QuotaAvailability/SelectionCriteria.aspx

2011 Archery Antelope Lease Available

ATTENTION ARCHERY ANTELOPE HUNTERS!

Kieth has an 3000 acre Eastern WY lease available for the 2011 Archery Season.  The past two years I have had 100% shooting opportunities with 75% true success!

The terrain is a combination of open prairie grass, hayfields, and timber pockets.  Motel lodging is available nearby (15 minute drive).

The hunt includes the following:

6 full days of hunting
Exclusive access (no one else will be hunting)
Property orientation

Hunt cost: $800 per hunter plus tag.

This is a great place for 2-3 archery buddies to come and enjoy a PRIVATE LAND HUNT! Available dates are Sept. 10-30th.  The photo above was taken of an archery kill on this ranch in 2009.

Call Keith ASAP if you are interested!

Keith Hartman
Adventures West Recreation/Archery Only Consultants
P.O. Box 2675
Paso Robles, CA 93447
805-674-1623
www.adventureswestrecreation.com

http://www.archeryonlyconsultants.com/

Arizona Results and Wyoming Preference Points

Draw Results:
Arizona Deer and Sheep results are out. Results are posted on Arizona’s website https://www.azgfdeservices.com/.

Let us know if you drew and we will add you to Member Draw and send you a list of members that have drawn previously or an outfitter if you are interested in one.

Wyoming Preference Points:
The application period for Wyoming preference points is July 1st to Sept. 30th. If you already applied for Moose, Sheep, Elk, Deer, or
Antelope and selected the preference point option you cannot purchase an additional point. If you didn’t choose this option or didn’t apply for a specific species you can still obtain a preference point for this year.

We highly recommend building points in Wyoming for all species.

If you aren’t going to have time or don’t want to deal with the states’ applications have us apply you, but don’t miss out. You can sign up or learn more about our License Application Service from our website http://www.huntinfool.com/licenseapp/ or by calling Jenny at 435-865-1020.

Summer Membership Drive Winners:
The public drawing was held July 10, 2010 and the lucky winners of our 2010 Summer Membership Drive were drawn. Visit our website http://www.huntinfool.com/giveaway/winners.asp for a complete list of the lucky winners!

Magazine:
The August issue of The Huntin’ Fool will ship July 23rd and you should receive it by August 6th.
Contact us at 435-865-1020 if you aren’t receiving your issues.

Thanks,

Huntin’ Fool Staff
Carter’s Hunter Services
Publisher of The Huntin’ Fool  Magazine
435-865-1020 phone
435-865-1090 fax

Don’t forget to mention to the Huntin’ Fool Staff that Rudy at Winded Bowhunter sent you!

Wyoming Conservation Projects to Receive RMEF Grants

MISSOULA, Mont.–Wildlife conservation projects in 12 Wyoming counties have been selected to receive grants from the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation in 2010.

The new RMEF funding, totaling $335,500, will affect Albany, Big Horn, Carbon, Converse, Fremont, Hot Springs, Lincoln, Natrona, Park, Sheridan, Sublette and Teton counties.

“These grants are possible because of the successful banquets and fundraisers staged over the past year by our Wyoming volunteers–most of whom are elk hunters as well as devoted conservationists,” said David Allen, RMEF president and CEO. “Since 1984, our annual grants have helped complete 408 different projects in Wyoming with a combined value of more than $40 million.” [Read more…]

WY State Super Raffle Still Has Tickets Available

$50 Per Ticket
Only 800 Tickets will be sold. Need not be present to win.

Grand Prize:
2009 27’ Interstate Trailer, Ride On, Ride Off. Holds 4 Snowmobiles or 6 ATVs. Customized with RMEF Logo.

1st Place: Browning XBolt Stainless Stalker .325 WSM
2nd: Remington 700 RMEF .300 Remington Ultra Mag
3rd: Kimber Custom RMEF .45 ACP Pistol
4th: Browning XBolt .270 WSM
5th: Smith & Wesson .44 629 Classic
6th: Remington Model 7 Stainless .260
7th: RMEF Savage .204 with scope
8th: Stevens 200 .30-06
9th: Ruger Hawkeye .25-06
10th: RMEF Remington 770 Stainless Camo .7mm Rem Mag
11th: RMEF Weatherby Vanguard .22-250 w/ scope
12th: Henry .44 Big Boy
13th: Benelli Nova 12 Gauge Shotgun
14th: Browning BLR .22
15th: Winchester Wildcat .22

Drawing to be held at Wyoming RMEF Winter Meeting Jan. 23, 2010 in Casper, WY.

The Entry Form can be found here!