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[...]

Wyoming Spring Bear Hunting Update

We have been enjoying the spring bear-hunting season in Western Wyoming and it has proved to be a great beginning to the 2017 hunting season. Our hunters have seen some beautiful color phase bears that this area is known for. The weather is warming up, snow is melting quickly from the high peaks, and bears are becoming very active.

The spring black bear hunt is a favorite tradition here at SNS Outfitter and Guides, among both our guides[...]

Don’t Wait, Hunt Region G This Year

Don’t Wait, Hunt Region G This Year.

As much of the hunting community is already aware, the high country in western Wyoming was handed a tough winter. But before you jump off the bandwagon, consider using your preference points on a mule deer hunt this year. This may be the best year to hunt the big bucks in Wyoming’s Region G.

Why Hunt Region G This Year?

According to the experts at GoHunt.com, “With the hard winte[...]

Last Chance to Apply for Wyoming Antelope and Deer

The deadline is approaching to apply for Wyoming antelope and deer licenses for 2017. Applications must be submitted by May 31. If you’d like to hunt in Wyoming this year, now is the time to plan your hunt!

In most of our antelope hunting units, the Wyoming Game and Fish Department has increased license numbers for the 2017 season due to healthy herds, high fawn recruitment and low winter-kill. The harsh winter at high elevations in w[...]

Spring Bear Hunting Preview

The spring bear hunting season in Wyoming is almost here. Our guides are already hard at work getting ready for our first hunters to arrive next month. The lodge is being prepared, bait sites are active and we’re excited to see what starts showing up on the trail cameras soon!

After a particularly long winter in the high country, snowpack levels are higher than normal. There’s still a great deal of snow up high, which will certainly[...]

Meet Our Hunting Guides: Ralph Hlebak

We can’t emphasize enough how fortunate we are to have some of the very best hunting guides in the business. Over the years, many of our clients become repeat clients, who then become close friends, thanks to the care and hard work of our guides and other staff.

Ralph Hlebak is a perfect example of one of those guides who goes out of his way to give[...]

Don’t Miss the Wyoming Elk Hunting Application Deadline

Before the holiday break, we wanted to provide a quick reminder about the quickly approaching Wyoming elk hunting application deadline. If you’re interested in hunting elk in Wyoming next season, you must apply before the end of January!

We have a couple of great opportunities available here at SNS Outfitter and Guides:

First, we’d encourag[...]

Meet the Jackson Hole Outfitters Staff: Mark and Jan Gibbons

We say it all the time, but it can’t be over-emphasized. The outstanding people here at SNS Outfitter and Guides are what help make this organization special. Our staff and guides work tirelessly to make sure that each of our clients has a memorable experience.

You can find a perfect example of that care and commitment at our Jackson Hole Outfitters Camp. Mark and Jan Gibbons have been welcoming guests to our horseback riding and hunt[...]

Fall Black Bear Season was a Success

With our 2016 fall black bear season in the books, we are happy to report that we had another fun season of hunting here in western Wyoming along the Greys River. As always our hunters enjoyed the great accommodations and home-cooked food at the Box Y Lodge. But most importantly, we were able to take some beautiful color-phase black bears.

As we like to mention, this area of Wyoming is known for producing predominantly color-phase bears[...]

The 2016 Hunting Season Has Arrived In Wyoming

The time of year that we’ve all been anticipating is finally here and we’re glad to have kicked off the 2016 hunting season here in Wyoming. We’ve already had some successful fall bear hunts and archery antelope hunts.

The weather has continued to be very warm over the past few weeks but overall hunting conditions are looking good for the season. With no significant drought or other factors to contend with, animals are in great co[...]