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New Mexico Rifle Elk Hunt


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Hunting is on 1,000,000 acres of the Santa Fe National Forest, including 41,000 acres of the San Pedro Wilderness. Trophy Range is between 320 and 400’s B & C. Hunting is done in Unit 6A. All hunters must purchase a game hunting or game hunting/fishing license BEFORE applying for any big game draw license or before purchasing any over-the-counter big game license. Hunting is in Unit 6A. Private land elk hunts are available from October 1 through December 31. Landowner permit allows you to additionally hunt the Wilderness areas. Nonresident License: Approx. $564 for a quality mature bull or either sex elk, Game Hunting License $68. With 4 hunters, the outfitter will set up a Wilderness camp; otherwise, hunters stay in a guest house in town.


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