How to Prepare for Hunting Season: Fitness Edition

Disclaimer: while we aren’t doctors, these are fitness tips (for hunting) that we find beneficial. Please consult your physician or certified physical trainer if you have any questions.

Traversing a mostly untouched terrain, with a heavy pack of hunting gear in tow, is certainly taxing. From now until August, though, you can prepare your body to climb through rocky mountain slopes, brace muddy hillsides, and race after agile animals. [...]

Elk Chili: Our Go-To Sunday Night Football Dinner!

It’s playoff season! Friends, family, football, and delicious food are all top-of-mind. This month, we’re stoked to use our ground elk in a hearty elk chili recipe. You can trust us when we say this is an easy recipe — one that you can throw in the crockpot mid-morning and have it ready for Sunday night football. Plus, as a bonus, you’ll likely have leftovers for the week ahead. 

For starters, we made sure [...]

REMINDER: Elk Application Deadline is January 31st

The elk application deadline is rapidly approaching. Why not make 2018 the year to dream big and shoot big? We can make it happen. The elk are plentiful, but the deadline is almost here and spaces are limited!

Whether you’re looking for an archery elk in the rugged and beautiful Wyoming range — or a trophy Elk on our ranch (a true western classic) — we will ensure that your hunt is everything and more.

Contact us today [...]

2018 Spring Black Bear Openings!

We are in official countdown mode. There are only 132 days until the spring black bear opening at the Box Y Lodge on the Greys River. We can’t wait. Although it’s only the end of December, our Spring Black Bear hunts are right around the corner.

Spring Black Bear hunts are for the ultimate adventurer — for hunters anticipating a black bear trophy and for adrenaline-seekers looking [...]

Happy Holiday Season

The holidays are upon us, and it’s truly one of our favorite times of the year. As we take a moment to reflect on 2017, there are countless things we’re grateful for. First and foremost, we had another successful hunting season. Our clients — both new and old — made lasting memories. Secondly, we enjoyed a beautiful summer of adventurous trail rides at our Jackson Hole Outfitters Camp. Lastly, we’re thankful for our awesome crew here[...]

Wild Game Recipe: Bacon Wrapped Venison

Here at SNS we love our wild game. Keep an eye out each month for a new wild game recipe! Here is one that we find perfect for the Holiday Season!   Bacon Wrapped Venison is perfect for the grill and is the ideal hor d’oeuvres this holiday season. Whether you’re hosting a holiday party, Christmas dinner or attending an event, the back wrapped venison will be a hit.   Serves 4   Prep Time: 1 hr 20 min (give or take de[...]

A Guides Note: Mark Warr

“I live to hunt — no matter if I’m guiding or hunting myself. Either way, I’m a part of the hunt, and that’s what I love.”

For over 20 years, Mark Warr has devoted a piece of his life to SNS Outfitter & Guides. Devoutly loyal, he returns every single year. As a guide, a hunter, and the current camp manager, Warr is an SNS seasoned veteran. Everyone knows him, and no one forgets him. From the quality of the operations, to[...]

Then and Now: A Big Thanks to All Who Have Hunted with SNS

It’s hard to believe that we’ve wrapped up our 40th season here at SNS—time flies. It’s been another year of outstanding trophies, unforgettable memories, and first time hunters. We are thankful for all of the hunters who chose to experience their Wyoming (or Montana) hunts with us.

As usual, we kicked off our 2017 season at the Box Y Lodge in the Grey’s River Valley. The

More Hunting Photos From the 2017 Season

A big thanks goes to all of our hunters who joined us during the 2017 season! You are the reason we do what we do. Thank you for choosing SNS Outfitter and Guides, and we hope to see you on an adventure in Wyoming again. 

We’d also like to thank our guides, cooks, camp jacks, wranglers and staff for another outstanding season. These folks work tirelessly to give our clients a safe and enjoyable experience. 

Our Wyomin[...]

3 Tips to Finding the Best Boots for Your Next Western Hunt

Boots are one of the most important things that you’ll purchase for any western hunt. Unlike items that can be borrowed from your buddies like a jacket or optics, boots are a personalized item that’s going to fit everyone differently. 

Here are 3 tips to finding the best boots for your next western hunt: 

1. Find Boots that Fit You

The very best brand of boots is the one that fits you best. A Kenetrek[...]