Ralphin’ Around

SNS Outfitter & Guides is made up of some delightful and colorful characters. We hope to bring you a fun portrait of their personalities, experience, values and maybe even a few details about how they spend their time during the off season. We couldn’t think of any better character to begin these chronicles with than Ralph Hlebak.

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Randy George – He Lives for the Fall in Wyoming

Meet Randy George: an Arizona native with a passion for hunting big game and the wild outdoors. Randy was first introduced to hunting at a young age. Even before he could hunt, he would spend his spare time outside, calling in big Arizona bull elk. He went out on his first hunt at age 14 and he’s been hooked ever since. While most people think of Arizona as hot desert, parts of the state are known for their wild game. Lucky for Randy, h[...]

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Get To Know Our Guide: Greg Renstrom

We recently had the honor and privilege of chatting with Greg Renstrom, a long-time SNS guide and true outdoorsman. Enjoy getting to know Greg and his experience at SNS!

When did you start guiding for SNS?

I was fortunate enough to have the opportunity to start guiding for SNS back in 2012.

Were you a guide prior to that time? 

No, although I enjoyed taking friends and family into God’s Coun[...]

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Meet Jan Gibbons – Dedicated Cook, Camp Host and Occasional Tour Guide

Meet Jan Gibbons, a dedicated cook, camp host, and your occasional tour guide at our Jackson Hole Outfitters camp. Along with her husband, Mark Gibbons, Jan has been a part of our team since 2011. These two make quite the duo. Every year, come late-May, Jan and Mark make the western trek from southern Illinois to Alpine, Wyoming.

Jan and Mark spend their summers at the Jackson Hole Outfitters camp. Despite their separate responsibilities, they[...]

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Benny Tillerson – SNS Guide and Long Time Friend

Benny Tillerson started hunting deer in Alabama in 1964 and to this day he gets the same thrill that he did when he shot his very first animal.

A retired firefighter captain from Montgomery, Alabama, Benny has hunted for much of his life.

He has trekked to several other States and countries for his hunts and has had the opportunity to take home a variety of animals.

One hot Alabama day, Benny was posted up in the firehouse reading a [...]

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Meagan Haberberger: The Gourmet Guru

If you are lucky enough to attend a Spring or Fall Black Bear hunt, maybe even an elk or deer hunt at the Box Y Lodge, you’ve hopefully been lucky enough to taste the mouthwatering, home-style dishes created by Meagan Haberberger. As the daughter of Tim and Cindy Haberberger, Meagan has been a great addition to the SNS crew for her popular collection of gourmet recipes.  

There is no que[...]

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Meet Hunter Base, the Newest SNS Guide

A Kansas boy sat in front of his computer and googled “Outfitters in Wyoming” a few years ago. He needed an internship based in the outdoors to graduate from college with his degree in Wildlife Outdoor Enterprise and Management. His search led him to SNS Outfitter & Guides and shortly after packed his bags for Wyoming to begin his next chapter. After making the move, he knew that becoming a hunting guide was an inevitable career path [...]

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Meet Erick Mares: SNS Guide and Avid Outdoorsman

Erick Mares looks forward to guiding in the Greys River valley every year. From the breathtaking scenery to the detachment from city life, there’s something about the outdoors that always feels like home to him.

Born and raised in Douglas, Wyoming, Erick is a long-time hunter and avid outdoorsman. He has proudly worked for SNS for almost 12 years. For him, it’s the people he meets that makes all of the difference — especially in the Grey[...]

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