Page 1 of 5 123 ... LastLast
Results 1 to 10 of 46

Thread: Wolf hunt

  1. #1
    Junior Member
    Join Date
    Sep 2013
    Location
    Georgia
    Posts
    9
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
    Congratulations
    0
    Congratulated 0 Times in 0 Posts

    Wolf hunt

    Is there anyone here who would guide for a wolf hunt on a budget?

  2. #2
    Super Moderator
    Join Date
    Feb 2011
    Location
    Reno Nv
    Posts
    4,435
    Thanks
    1,068
    Thanked 625 Times in 453 Posts
    Congratulations
    184
    Congratulated 79 Times in 9 Posts
    Where you able to find anyone?
    I don't Break the rules, I Modify them.

  3. #3
    Junior Member
    Join Date
    Jan 2014
    Location
    Southwest Idaho
    Posts
    26
    Thanks
    2
    Thanked 3 Times in 2 Posts
    Congratulations
    0
    Congratulated 0 Times in 0 Posts
    I don't know about here on the site, but I know there a number of outfitters in Idaho. We have long seasons, and you are welcome to take one. Just don't bring it back. . Seriously, wolves are hard to find unless you are out there all the time. Prices that I have seen very between 2500 to 3500 for a stand alone five day hunt. So it really depends on what you mean by "a budget."

  4. #4
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Jul 2011
    Location
    colfax, wa
    Posts
    5,222
    Thanks
    1,281
    Thanked 667 Times in 572 Posts
    Congratulations
    199
    Congratulated 24 Times in 11 Posts
    You might consider an elk hunt in Frank church and hunt wolves along with it.
    "Now two flags fly above my land that really sum up how I fee. One is the colors that fly high and proud The red, the white, the blue. The other one's got a rattlesnake With a simple statement made "Don't tread on me" is what it says and I'll take that to my grave. Because this is me. I'm proud to be American and strong in my beliefs. And I've said it before but I'll say it again 'Cause my family's always fought and died to save this land. And a country boy is all I'll ever be."

  5. The Following User Says Thank You to Musket Man For This Useful Post:


  6. #5
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Jun 2011
    Location
    north idaho
    Posts
    327
    Thanks
    11
    Thanked 40 Times in 28 Posts
    Congratulations
    18
    Congratulated 32 Times in 4 Posts
    milehighoutfitters.com

  7. The Following User Says Thank You to tim For This Useful Post:


  8. #6
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Oct 2011
    Location
    Ripon, CA
    Posts
    117
    Thanks
    15
    Thanked 9 Times in 7 Posts
    Congratulations
    0
    Congratulated 0 Times in 0 Posts
    I am interested in this as well if anyone has any other experiences hunting wolves diy or with a guide.

  9. #7
    Member
    Join Date
    Jan 2013
    Location
    McCook, Nebraska
    Posts
    99
    Thanks
    67
    Thanked 44 Times in 21 Posts
    Congratulations
    5
    Congratulated 3 Times in 3 Posts
    Couple buddies and I are doing research on hunting wolves this coming winter. We prefer DYI but it might be tough due to terrain and weather. We prefer to call them in like we coyote hunt. Once we get more research done and have a plan I can pass on all my info to anyone else interested. I'm not expecting easy success but know I don't have zero chance waiting for one to show up here in Nebraska.
    Sure would be nice to figure out a way for the average guy to have a chance at one if he is willing to work at it.
    NRA Life Member
    Colorado Bowhunters Life Member
    Nebraska Bowhunters Life Member

  10. #8
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Jul 2011
    Location
    colfax, wa
    Posts
    5,222
    Thanks
    1,281
    Thanked 667 Times in 572 Posts
    Congratulations
    199
    Congratulated 24 Times in 11 Posts
    I think your best bet will be to find areas where deer and elk winter. S and SE of Frank Church wilderness, Salmon, Challis, along the MT border I think would be good general areas to start. Call the biologists and findout where elk winter. I dont know that country so Im not alot of help. Im close to the northern part of Idaho and havent found a good area around here yet.
    "Now two flags fly above my land that really sum up how I fee. One is the colors that fly high and proud The red, the white, the blue. The other one's got a rattlesnake With a simple statement made "Don't tread on me" is what it says and I'll take that to my grave. Because this is me. I'm proud to be American and strong in my beliefs. And I've said it before but I'll say it again 'Cause my family's always fought and died to save this land. And a country boy is all I'll ever be."

  11. #9
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Mar 2014
    Location
    Gillette, WY
    Posts
    516
    Thanks
    424
    Thanked 146 Times in 124 Posts
    Congratulations
    144
    Congratulated 2 Times in 2 Posts
    I know a guy who went on a guided trip out of Dillon, MT into the Idaho side for wolves. They didn't get one that trip, but I think a guide is almost necessary for success, unless you local. They have such a huge range and are very cagey. I was working in St. Maries, ID and they were really complaining about the wolves, but Musket Man is a lot closer to that area.

  12. #10
    Member
    Join Date
    Jan 2013
    Location
    McCook, Nebraska
    Posts
    99
    Thanks
    67
    Thanked 44 Times in 21 Posts
    Congratulations
    5
    Congratulated 3 Times in 3 Posts
    I will check out those areas. Thank you. We will probably stop in Wyoming and hunt coyotes for a few days on the way up so if no wolves the trip won't be a total bust. I am sure the biologist for the area could be a big help. Possibly game warden will have very current info on pack locations at that time. Lots of different places to get help, just need to utilize them. If it appears to be all but impossible, we probably check with outfitters and might go that route for the wolf part of the hunt. I would hope to have a reasonable chance at a wolf, say 25% chance at a 500 yard or less shot at one on a 5 day hunt.
    NRA Life Member
    Colorado Bowhunters Life Member
    Nebraska Bowhunters Life Member

 

 

Similar Threads

  1. wolf hunt comp
    By ivorytip in forum Idaho
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 12-14-2013, 04:33 PM
  2. Wolf tag or not?
    By Mr Drysdale in forum Montana
    Replies: 10
    Last Post: 05-18-2013, 12:14 PM
  3. What are we going to do about the wolf?
    By xtreme in forum Predator
    Replies: 8
    Last Post: 01-03-2013, 09:15 PM
  4. This is wolf
    By xtreme in forum Wildlife and Landscapes
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 11-22-2012, 12:33 PM
  5. Wolf Hunt Takes Shape
    By lawsonw in forum Wyoming
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 03-11-2012, 02:09 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •