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DIY and Self Guided Hunts
Self guided hunts or drop camp hunts are ideal for the do-it-yourself, experienced hunter who is on a budget.
The pilot dropped us near a lake. There was a lot of moose sign. No bear sign was found although there seemed to be a lot of blueberries. Saw one small black bear across the lake. All the moose rut sign was from previous years with an occasional freshly rubbed tree this season. Rut activity started to pick up around the 15th. I shot my bull on
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Recently, Russ Meyer was interviewed on the Hunt Backcountry Podcast. Steve Speck from EXO Mountain Gear calls him “the most successful hunter I know.” In this podcast they asked Russ how he has so been so consistently successful in his 30 years of bowhunting. There are some gems in this one folks. Russ, a full time Hunting Consultant at
Wow. What a season. I worked HARD this year, put on a lot of miles, checked out some promising new spots and really didn't have that much success.... I did get to hunt with a bunch of different friends on different hunts and that was cool, but man, I was getting frustrated. Russ must have been able to tell that I was having a hard time and last
In Alaska things can change quickly,be prepared for the unexpected... in reference to weather and the hunting conditions. Moose are very large, and this hunt is very physically demanding, so prepare in the offseason to prepare yourself. I shot my Bull at 20yds with a Bow,we stared at each other for 25 mins before I got him to offer me a
Our outfitter spent the time in the offseason to ensure their hunters have the best chance at a successful and enjoyable hunt. We were into moose every time we left camp. Be prepared for water. Muskeg surrounded the lakes in our area. Hip waders were a must for us. Be ready for some nasty weather. The Pilots are amazing! Your Name: Cullen Wagner
"Called five bull moose in the first three days can't thank of a better hunt than that." ~Mark Miller Your Name: Mark Miller Your Location: Olivehurst, CA Your Agents Name: Russ Meyer Trip Taken: Alaska Self-guided Moose Hunt Date: 9-17-15 to 10-1-15 Were you happy with your trophy and the overall experience? Yes Please Rate Your
It was definitely a tough hunt as we got hammered with rain, hail and wind almost everyday. Fortunately we stuck it out and were able to harvest two awesome moose. Cant wait to get back up there. Your Name: Shaun Smith Your Location: Clovis, CA Your Agents Name: Marc Warnke Trip Taken: Drop Camp Moose Hunt Hunt Date: 9/8/15-9/20/15 Were
After arriving into Bethel, Alaska from Departing Denver, Colorado earlier that morning, Brian, one of the guys who works for the Outfitter met us to pick us up from the airport along with another moose hunter and get us to the Bed and Breakfast. As expected, anticipation was extreme and we were more than ready to get after it. We were a day