John & Heather Howe Aspen - Snowmass, Colorado 970-928-0723
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Archery/Black Powder/Rifle
See Rates Below

  • Wilderness Guided Hunts
    You will find comfortable lodging in 16' x 24' wall tents with gas burning heaters, and cots with foam pads. Western style meals are prepared by our experienced cooks. Meals include a hearty hot breakfast and dinner and cold lunches and snacks for the trail. Fresh produce, fruit and meats are prepared daily.

    Our guides are knowlegeab1e about the country, game, horses, and needs of their clients. We hunt from horses except during the stalk of game. Bookings allow for 8 hunters in each camp, to provide you with a quality service and a memorable hunt.

    We also offer guided big horn sheep and goat hunts.


  • Drop Camp Archery
    Improved Drop Camp: Two (2) hour horseback ride to camp; equipment (pre set-up) includes 2 wall tents (without floors) with stove, cots, lanterns with fuel, cook gear, and cut firewood. Your food and you are packed in and out, plus packing all game taken on your hunt. Camps in game management unit 43. we will check on you at least once during the hunt.

  • Antelope, White Tail and Mule Deer Plains Hunts
    (Eastern Colorado and Western Kansas)


    • 5-day Western Kansas White Tail hunts.
      This hunt includes lodging, food, 2-on-1 guide service and pheasant hunting. We have farmhouse accommodations for our hunters and non-hunters. This is an action-packed early December hunt where you will see 5-15 bucks a day! We are hunting spot and stock and we'll use ground blinds when necessary.

      $4,500 per hunter

      Ask about our rates for kids and non-hunters.

    • 5-Day Eastern Colorado Rifle
      Mule Deer and White Tail Hunts

      This hunt includes lodging, food, 2-on-1 guide service in units 99, 104, 105, 106,109, 116, 117. We can get landowner vouchers for some ofthese units at additional rates.


      $5,500 per hunter, early rifle season

      $7,500 per hunter, late rifle season

      This hunt is also available during archery season.
      Ask about our rates for kids and non-hunters.


    • 3-day Eastern Colorado Pronghorn hunts.
      This hunt includes 1-on-1 or 2-on-1 guide service. This is an action-packed spot and stock hunt with very high success rates.
      Lodging & meals included.

      $2,500 per hunter

      This hunt is also available during archery season.
      Ask about our rates for kids and non-hunters.



    To Confirm All Hunts:
    A deposit of 50% of the total booked price is required.
    If it is necessary to cancel a hunt, the client must do so by June 1st in order for a deposit to be refunded (10% will be held for processing costs.) On any cancellation, a deposit may be transferred to a mutually agreeable hunter. Remainder is due 30 days prior to depaning for camp.
For reservations and directions to our office, call:
970-928-0723


Rates
Wilderness Guided Hunts
Hunt #1
7-day
Archery
Elk & Deer
August 24 -
September 30
$3,850
Hunt #2
7-day
Archery
Elk, Deer & Bear
August 31 -
September 6
$3,850
Hunt #3 **
10-day
Archery/Black Powder
Elk, Deer & Bear
September
7-13
$3,850
Hunt #4 **
7-day
Archery
Elk, Deer & Bear
September
17-23
$3,850
Hunt #5 **
7-day
1st Season Rifle
Elk only
October 12-18 $3,850
Hunt #6
7-day
2nd Season Rifle
Elk & Deer
October 19-25 $3,850
Hunt #7 **
7-day
3rd Season Rifle
Elk & Deer
November 2-8 $3,850
Hunt #8
7-day
4th Season Rifle
Elk & Deer
November
13-19
$4,500
One On One
Any Hunt
Rifle
Elk & Deer
All Dates $4,500
**
  • These Elk licenses need to be purchased through Colorado D.O.W. by special drawing.
  • All Deer licenses need to be purchased though Colorado D.O.W.

  • Rates
    Drop Camp Archery - 5 half days
    Horses available for all Drop Camps for an additional $475.
    Hunt #8
    5-9 days
    Archery
    Elk & Deer
    August 25 -
    Sept. 23

    You schedule your dates
    3 or more hunters
    $1,300/each
    2 hunters
    $1,600/each
    1 hunter
    $2,200
    Drop Camp Black Powder - 5 full days
    Horses available for all Drop Camps for an additional $475.
    Hunt #8
    5-9 days
    Black Powder **
    Elk & Deer
    September 8-16

    You schedule your dates
    3 or more hunters
    $1,300/each
    2 hunters
    $1,600/each
    1 hunter
    $2,200

    Rates
    Drop Camp Rifle - 5 full days
    Horses available for all Drop Camps for an additional $475.
    3 or more hunters
    $1,300/each
    2 hunters
    $1,600/each
    1 hunter
    $2,200
    Hunt # Area Game Dates
    Hunt #9 **
    1st Season Rifle
    Nicholson Elk Only October 12-18
    West Sopris Elk Only October 12-18
    Hell's Hole Elk Only October 12-18
    Hunt #10
    2nd Season Rifle
    Nicholson Elk / Deer October 19-25
    West Sopris Elk / Deer October 19-25
    Hell's Hole Elk / Deer October 19-25
    Hunt #11
    3rd Season Rifle
    Nicholson Elk / Deer November 2-8
    West Sopris Elk / Deer November 2-8
    Hell's Hole Elk / Deer November 2-8
    Hunt #12
    4th Season Rifle
    Hell's Hole Elk / Deer November 13-19
    **
  • These Elk licenses need to be purchased through Colorado D.O.W. by special drawing.
  • All Deer licenses need to be purchased though Colorado D.O.W.

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    For reservations and directions to our office, call:
    970-928-0723








     


    Wilderness Reference List
    John Rogers Grand Junction, CO 970-640-6560
    Frank Bydalek Kenosha, WI 262-942-9462
    Al Crews Clarksville, GA 706-947-1256

    Plains Reference List
    Joel Crissman Denver, CO 303-886-9786
    Frank Manning Cleveland, GA 706-878-0751
    Al Crews Clarksville, GA 706-947-1256


    Hunter Checklist
    • Hunter Safety Card if born after January 1, 1949

    • 500 square inches of Blaze Orange outerwear;
      hat and vest, required by law for Muzzldoading and Rifle seasons.

    • Heavy jacket
    • Wool pants, jeans (one pair each, minimum)
    • Long underwear
    • Wool shirt and socks
    • Leather boots
    • Waterproof, insulated boots
    • Two pair gloves (light & heavy)
    • Warm sleeping bag and pillow
    • Camera, case and lots of film (videos okay)
    • Binoculars
    • Head Lamp/Batteries
    • Four game bags minimum (for meat)
    • Compass
    • Waterproofer for boots
    • 50 feet of parachute cord
    • Pocket hand warmers
    • One pair of slippers or camp shoes
    • 40 rounds of ammo
    • Day pack (for lunch, flashlight, water, etc.)
    • Cough syrup and cold pills/medication
    • Chapstick
    • Emergency fire starter
    • Plastic water jug (one quart)
    • I pair of sunglasses with hard case
    • Rain poncho or suit
    • If available, one extra gun locked in vehicle per group
    • Warm hat with bill and ear flaps (orange)
    • Knit face mask or stocking cap (orange)
    • Flagging tape to trace kill
    • Scope covers
    • Snow gaiters
    • Oil rag to clean off gun
    • Matches in waterproof case
    • Water purifier pump (Drop Camp only)
    • Meat saw (Drop Camp only)
    • Sleeping pad (Drop Camp only)
    • Rifle scabbard (Drop Camp only)
    • Gratuity for guides and crew 10% is typical)
    - John and Heather Howe -

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