Elk Hunting Guides & Outfitters in Colorado

For the optimum hunting experience you need Samuelson Outfitters LLC. There is no greater place for elk hunting in Colorado and our guided elk hunts Colorado just elevate the experience. Check out all the reasons why our hunts are so great and why those who come once tend to come back time and time again.

We are known for a high return of clients and of our capable staff. Our guides strategically work areas with you for the optimum opportunity in acquiring your game. Our camp hands do all those chores you don’t want to do, or have to do…and these characters will work to keep you in good spirits and laughter at the same time. Our cooks provide a variety of hearty home cooked meals.

Who And Where We Are

We are a family run business that believes in providing quality services to all of our visitors. We have been operating since 1967 in the Troublesome Basin, one of the premier Colorado elk hunting spots. We do our actual hunting in a road less section of Medicine Bow-Routt National Forest that you can only travel through on foot or on horseback. This means that much of our hunting is done on horseback so that you can savor this experience. If you like getting back to hunting in its most natural state then Samuelson Outfitters LLC can give you much of this feeling with our archery elk hunting Colorado.

The area where we conduct our deer and elk hunting is designated by #18 on your Colorado Big Game Map. It is a roadless part of the Medicine Bow-Routt National Forest near Rocky Mountain National Park. Travel is on foot or horseback. The majority of our hunts are off of horses. There are no motorized vehicles allowed in the Troublesome Basin, a primitive area. Our camps are a wilderness experience. The Troublesome Basin consists of 80,000 acres, timbered land, open parks and meadows, river drainage and peaks above timberline. The elevation ranges from 7,500 to 12,300 feet.

Our Guides

Every elk hunting guide Colorado that we have will help to guide you to the areas that are most likely to bring you success in the hunt. We know where to find your game and we take you to those areas so that you can derive maximum enjoyment out of your hunting time. Whether you need a little help or a lot of help with your hunting, our guides can provide you with the needed assistance so that your hunt can be as pleasurable as possible. This is why we have so many repeat customers. As much as we can, we tailor your hunting experience to you and what you want to get out of it.

Our Camps

Samuelson Outfitters LLC provides you with a wilderness experience. Our elk hunting camps Colorado include a main cooking and socializing tent as well as several sleeping tents. These tents combine a rugged outdoor experience with some creature comforts for the perfect blend of the outdoors and home. Our cooks make sure you always have home cooked meals and our camp hands take care of the rest of the chores.

Elk hunting outfitters Colorado should provide you with the hunting experience you expect and we do just that. We give you room to enjoy the hunt while always being there to help and to make sure you are having a great time. Come once and you will see why repeat customers are nothing new to us.

Our main camp is located in the heart of the elk and deer hunting country, on the East Fork of the Troublesome Creek, It is a five to six mile horseback ride from the trailhead off route 125, and twenty-five miles north/north west of Granby, Colorado.

The main camp is nestled into the north side of a meadow, utilizing the southern sun with the trees protecting the cam from any northerly breezes. A stone’s throw from the camp is the East Fork of the Troublesome Creek where one can fish for trout. There is a 20 x 24 cooking and socializing tent with its own cold running water and electricity. There are also several 16 X 20 sleeping tents with rugs, electricity and individual sleeping mattresses on cots and wood-burning stoves.

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EQUAL OPPORTUNITY SERVICE PROVIDERSamuelson Outfitters is a member of the Colorado Guide and Outfitters Association and licensed with the Colorado Guides and Outfitters Licensing Board. Colorado Outfitter License #729, insured and bonded.