What Rifle Should You Bring On A Western Big Game Hunt?

Each hunting season, we have the great opportunity of hosting many hunters on their first western big game hunt. But whether it’s their first time hunting out west or not, there are still plenty of pre-trip questions to answer. One common question we hear is regarding what rifle to bring on a big game hunt.

Our big game hunting guides have the opportunity to see a lot of animals hit the ground each year. We’ve seen the good, the bad[...]

It’s Time to Purchase Your Wyoming Preference Points

Wyoming preference points are now on sale. If you didn’t earn a preference point in the draw this year (or draw your first choice license) you can now purchase a preference point. 

Preference points for deer, elk and antelope are now available for purchase. If you’d like to hunt Wyoming at any point in the future, purchasing a point now is a no-brainer. For a small preference point fee, you’ll open the door to some outstandin[...]

Wyoming Antelope and Deer Draw Results Available

As of 10:00 a.m. on June 22, the draw results for Wyoming antelope and deer licenses will be posted on the Game and Fish Website.

We understand that there’s a ton of excitement when the draw results become available. If you were successful in drawing a tag, we will mail your complete information packet next week, which includes all of your pre-hunt details. Expect to see those packets in your mailbox the week of July 4th.&nb[...]

Wyoming Wolves Back Under State Management

P.C.: SNS Guide Jim Bernardin.

In a decision that should come as a welcome relief to hunters, the United States Court of Appeals has finally removed Wyoming’s wolves from federal protection under the Endangered Species Act (ESA). Wolf management is now in the hands of the state.

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Don’t Miss the Montana Mule Deer Application Deadline

Southeast Montana is home to some incredible mule deer country. Amid the growing popularity of mule deer hunting in recent years, the southeast part of Montana has gained a national reputation for its plentiful deer, relatively easy-to-draw tags and good trophy potential.

Here at SNS, we’re proud of the fact that we were there [...]

Archery Elk and Rifle Elk Hunting Opportunities

Happy New Year! We hope you enjoyed the holidays and that you’re ready to start planning your 2017 hunting adventures. Ready or not, the Wyoming elk application deadline is the end of January. With only a few weeks left, it’s time to decide on your plans for archery elk or rifle elk hunting next season.

Remember that in Wyoming, a portion of the license pool is set aside for a random draw. So even if you don’t have points in Wyomi[...]

Wyoming Leads the Way for Record Book Pronghorn

2014 Record Book Pronghorn at SNS

It’s no secret that Wyoming is the best place to go for pure antelope hunting opportunity. But how does the state rank in terms of trophy quality for record book pronghorn?

In addition to Wyoming, there’s always a great deal of trophy antelope buzz from states like New Mexico and Arizona. But do you really need to head south to [...]

Merry Christmas from SNS!

From all of us here at SNS Outfitter and Guides, we want to wish you a Merry Christmas, and our best wishes for the New Year! Thanks to all of those who hunted with us this year and in years past in Wyoming and Montana. You are the reason we do what we do! We are looking forward to another great hunting season in 2015 and we are excit[...]