Montana Archery Elk Hunting - Bow Hunting Trips


Archery Elk Hunting and Bugling Bulls

If Montana Archery Elk Hunting during the bugling elk season is your passion, archery elk hunt with one of the best Montana Archery Elk Hunting Outfitters in the business. You are welcome to Archery Elk Hunt with us in September and early October. This is when the bull elk are in the rut and the bugling elk season is in full swing! Our backcountry Archery Elk Hunting Camp is located in the West Pioneer Mountains, which are in the Beaverhead National Forest. This is Montana Archery Elk Hunting area 332, in the Big Hole Valley. For our Archery Elk Hunting Season, we are based out of our Wisdom Pack Station, which is located in the small western town of Wisdom, Montana.

 The thrill and excitement of hearing a big herd bull elk bugling and having the chance to get him in close enough for a shot Bow Hunting is overwhelming!! We have had our Archery Elk Hunting Camp for 35 years. The Big Hole Valley and Wisdom, Montana are famous for Archery Elk Hunting and offer an excellent opportunity for trophy bull elk bow hunting.

Montana Archery Elk Hunting Pack Trip Package:

7-Day Guided Montana Archery Hunts include - 1 guide for every 2 hunters, horses, saddles & tack, quartering and packing out your game, a cook, food & meals, 1 day in and 1 day out packing / travel time, 5 full days of guided Montana archery elk hunting, and 6 nights of lodging in our comfortable, backcountry, Montana archery elk hunting camp. Don’t be surprised if you are awakened by the sound of a bull elk bugling during the night.

It is about a 1 ½ hour horseback ride from the trailhead to our Montana archery elk hunting base camp. The camp consists of three large, comfortable hunter tents equipped with army cots, a wood burning stove, lots of cut firewood, a Coleman lantern, and a drying rack for wet clothes / a large heated cook tent with a sit down table to enjoy delicious, hearty meals / a large heated tack tent to keep our saddles & gear dry / a feed & supply tent / a heated shower tent / a covered latrine / horse corral & hitch rail.

We recommend that you be in as good of physical condition as possible. Your chances for a successful archery elk hunt are greatly dependent upon physical condition, your personal shooting ability with your bow, the weather and hunting conditions.

You should plan to arrive in Wisdom Montana the day before your Archery Elk hunt departure date.

We recommend that you make your motel reservations early at the Nez Perce Motel in Wisdom. The phone number is
(406) 689-3254. This is important because they fill up quickly. If you are flying, you would fly into the Butte, Montana airport, rent a vehicle and drive to Wisdom. It is about a 1 ½ hour drive.

Recommended Archery Season Gear List:

2 sets of lightweight camo 1 set of camo-polar fleece
rain suit / snow gear  warm & cold weather, water proof boots
poly-pro socks wool socks
poly-pro long johns quiet backpack or fanny pack
camo hat or cap gloves
warm coat – wool / polar fleece sleeping bag – at least 0 degrees F
thermo-rest sleeping pad toilet kit (scent free soap, deodorant, towel, etc.)
bow & arrows w/ 100 gr. broadheads extra release
elk calls  (cow / calf) cow elk scent urine
compass range finder
GPS (optional) binoculars
headlamp flashlight / extra batteries
Bic lighters / fire starter knife
water bottle mosquito repellant
25 ft. nylon cord 1 roll orange marking tape
earplugs (snoring protection) medication (if needed)
Your Montana Archery Elk Hunting License

We recommend the layer system of clothing down to 0 degrees F. Please pack everything into 2 medium size soft duffle bags.(no wheels)

Cooke City Pack Station

302 Main St
Cooke City, MT 59020