Fully Customizable Alaska Caribou Hunts
Alaska caribou hunting in the Brooks Range for trophy caribou. Possible to combo with a grizzly, and we also suggest that you purchase a wolf tag.
Choosing the right location and Outfitter is the most important part of Alaska caribou hunting.
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What we provide on our caribou hunts is personal service, experience to ensure that every hunter is treated with courtesy and respect. Our fully customizable hunts offer a wide range of services to suit every client’s needs.
Caribou hunting season runs from August 2nd through September 20th. This is the most consistent caribou herd, and they always arrive like clockwork on August 1st or 2nd.
You will hunt hard from camp on foot spot-and-stalk style. Expect to put in long days and see lots of caribou. Tundra is difficult to walk in. Arrive in good shape.
Success Rates and Trophy Quality
The secret to success is location, location, location! Caribou herds are tracked daily by air and this information is passed on to the guides. 300″+ bulls are definitely possible on this hunt if the hunter is willing to pass on smaller bulls. Success rate on this hunt is at 95%, opportunity rates are 98%. It is important to stay mobile on this hunt so you can intercept a herd as it moves.
While you are spot and stalk hunting for trophy caribou, it isn’t uncommon to spot an arctic grizzly… We also recommend that you purchase a wolf tag as well.
This Outfitter guides caribou hunts in over 2,000 square miles bordering Gates of the Arctic National Park. The Brooks Range is recognized as one of the most productive caribou hunting areas in all of Alaska.”
Travel to the Brooks Range
Fly into Fairbanks Alaska and overnight at the Alpine lodge. The next morning, you will take a shuttle to Wrights Air Service for a flight to Anaktuvuk Pass where the Outfitter will pick you up in his Super Cub with tundra tires and fly you to camp.
Lodging and Food
The Brooks Range in Alaska… a huge expanse of tundra where herds of over a half-million caribou practice their annual migration.”
The main camp has power and hot running water, but hunts are usually from spike camps so every hunter has the best chance of success. Spike camps consist of 4-6 man tents with cots and sleeping pads. Meals are either freeze dried or home cooked meals depending on the circumstances.
Gear Used by the Outfitter on this Caribou Hunt
This Outfitter uses modern, dependable, well maintained gear. By operating all of their own planes, jet boats, and snow machines,they take full control over every variable that might present itself.