Nebraska Archery Antelope Hunts

Nebraska Archery Antelope Hunts on Private Ground

Nebraska Archery Antelope Hunts
Hunt over watering holes in a blind or spotting and stalking with the guides. Dependent on the hunter, they may spot and stalk all morning, then enter the blinds near the 11am – 12pm mark and sit until a good buck comes within the kill zone. » BOOK YOUR HUNT!

With the Nebraska archery antelope season opening up towards the end of August, you will be hunting in some of the hottest weather Nebraska produces, setting the stage for a successful antelope hunt.

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A fun bow hunt with options to spot and stalk, hunt over water or along trails into hay fields. That and the fact that this hunt is inexpensive makes this a hunt to check into.


What you should expect on this archery antelope hunt in Nebraska

Nebraska ANtelope HuntingHunting Method
You will be hunting over 33 square miles of antelope covered Nebraskan sand hills at the Running Water Ranch in Northwest Nebraska. During a fully guided archery antelope hunt, you will hunt over watering holes in a blind or spotting and stalking with the guides. Dependent on the hunter, they may spot and stalk all morning, then enter the blinds near the 11am – 12pm mark and sit until a good buck comes within the kill zone.

If the waterholes aren’t producing, this outfitter also has the luxury of having alfalfa fields to hunt over. During the summer, antelope start using the alfalfa fields as a giant buffet. Once this happens, they set up blinds on the major trails and crossings to and from the fields.

Success Rates and Trophy Quality
These sand hills have produced great bucks for many years and will continue to do so as long as this outfitter has anything to do with it. Success rates are 84% with an opportunity rate of 93%

Combo Opportunities
You can combo up the antelope hunt with a whitetail or mule deer hunt.

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Expect warm weather. lows in the 50’s with highs of 90-100. Bring your summer gear but prepare for cooler mornings.”

Nebraska Hunting Season and License Information

Nebraska Antelope Hunting Season:
Nebraska antelope hunting season is from late August through mid November depending on availability.

License and Tags:
License and tags are over the counter for archery antelope.
*Non residents cannot hunt antelope with a rifle.

Nebraska Game and Parks Department

This sand hills ranch has produced great bucks for our clients in years past and will continue to do so as long as we have anything to do with it.” ~Russ Meyer

Travel, Food, and Lodging information for this hunt

Driving Clients: Drive to Rushville, NE where the outfitter will give you additional directions to travel to our on-site lodge. Clients flying in will fly to Chadron, Nebraska for a free round-trip taxi shuttle service or fly into RAP for a $250 taxi shuttle service.

This ranch has two fully furnished on-site ranch houses on the property that have been converted into hunting lodges. The lodges are warm, comfortable, and filled with the amenities you would expect; warm bedding, great kitchens, and an inviting atmosphere to retell the stories of the days hunt. These lodges are provided exclusively for hunting clients and guides.

Meals are all home style / home cooked. Menus will vary from week to week. Snacks, water, soda pop provided.

Hunt Reports from clients who’ve hunted with this outfitter:

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Antelope Hunting Gear List:

    This is for a hunt out of a ground blind with the possibility of some spot-and-stalk.
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    Clothing and Apparel:

    ❏ Underwear (4 pair)
    ❏ Merino Wool Tops and Bottoms (2 sets)
    ❏ Lightweight Camo Pants
    ❏ Midweight Camo Pants
    ❏ Knee Pads (for stalking)
    ❏ Lightweight Camo Shirt
    ❏ Midweight Camo Shirt
    ❏ Camo Jacket
    ❏ Camo Coat
    ❏ Rain Gear
    ❏ Lightweight Gloves
    ❏ Gloves
    ❏ Cap
    ❏ Beanie


    Rifle Hunting Gear:

    ❏ Rifle
    ❏ Shells *take at least 1 box
    ❏ Sling
    ❏ Gun Cleaning Kit



    Archery Hunting Gear:

    ❏ Bow
    ❏ Arrows *we recommend that you take 1 doz.
    ❏ Broadheads
    ❏ Release *an extra release is recommended
    ❏ Sight
    ❏ Rangefinder
    ❏ Ground Blind
    ❏ Folding Chair
    ❏ Bow Holder


    Kenetrek Boots


    ❏ Hunting Boots (non-insulated, or insulated depending on season)
    ❏ Light Socks (4 pair)
    ❏ Camp Shoes *more comfortable in the blind than boots


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    ❏ Binoculars
    ❏ Bino Harness
    ❏ Rangefinder
    ❏ Spotting Scope
    ❏ Tripod


    TAG Bags Synthetic Game bags

    Technical and Misc. Gear:

    ❏ Backpack
    ❏ Game Bags
    ❏ Knife
    ❏ Multi-Tool
    ❏ Flashlight and/or Headlamp
    ❏ Milspec, Polarized Sunglasses
    ❏ GPS
    ❏ Water Bladder (2L)
    ❏ Scent elimination spray
    ❏ Thermacell or Insect Repellent
    ❏ Book, magazine and/or ipod
    ❏ Camera
    ❏ Video Camera and/or GoPro
    ❏ Lens Cloth *for cleaning optics
    ❏ Extra Batteries
    ❏ Personal Items *toothbrush; toothpaste; floss; soap; chapstick; washcloth; deodorant; sunscreen; baby wipes; medication; glasses or contacts; Advil or aspirin; nail clippers; disposable razor; multi-vitamins
    ❏ Tent / Bivy
    ❏ Sleeping Bag
    ❏ Sleeping Pad
    ❏ Camp Pillow
    ❏ 5 gal. Collapsible Water Container
    ❏ Pot
    ❏ Bowl
    ❏ Eating Utensils
    ❏ Lighter
    ❏ Large Fuel Container
    ❏ Camp Stove
    ❏ Lantern
    ❏ Food
    ❏ Paper Towels
    ❏ TP/Wet Wipes
    ❏ Ziplock Bags
    ❏ Garbage Bags
    ❏ Caping Salt
    ❏ Topo Maps
    ❏ Dry Bag
    ❏ First Aid Kit


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