Factors that Affect Late Season Elk Hunts in Colorado

What are some factors to consider when doing late season elk hunts in Colorado? Lower Altitudes Typically, late season hunts are done at lower altitudes. If there’s snow on the ground, it helps with tracking animals. And, because of the season, you just might see migrating animals pass before you as they’re “on the move,”… Read more »

Archery Hunting Tips When Shooting for Elk

Are you looking for archery elk hunting tips? If so, you’ve come to the right place. Bow Set Up First, consider your bow set up. While deer hunting bows work well for archery elk hunters, you can adjust your bow to make it work even better to get elk. For instance, go for heavier broadheads–… Read more »

The Differences Between Deer and Elk Hunting

Most people are more familiar with deer than elk. Deer are the hoofed ruminant mammals forming the family Cervidae. There are two main groups– the Cervinae (which includes the fallow deer as well as elk) and the Capreolinae (which includes reindeer and the moose). Deer Vs. Elk Hunting So elk are a form of deer…. Read more »

A Beginner’s Guide to Riding a Horse

If your ride horses regularly then you are familiar with how to do so… but then there are the rest of us who might only ride a horse once or twice in our lives. For those folks, here are some tips for riding a horse… Tips for Horseback Riding in Fraser, CO What if you… Read more »

Make Your Next Group Outing a Fishing Expedition

Are you looking to take a fun trip that you and your colleagues can use as a team-building activity? Then look no further than fishing. Taking a fishing trip is a great way to come together as a team and use your collective skills to catch some fish. Here are just a few of the… Read more »

Life Lessons Taught by Hunting

Hunting is one of the most popular outdoor activities in the U.S. There are about 17 million people who go hunting at least once every year. In addition, those who hunt usually bring back more than just a deer or another trophy they were on the prowl for. They also bring back valuable life lessons… Read more »

Here’s Why You Should Consider a Colorado Bow Hunt

Hunting with a firearm and hunting with a bow can both provide you with fun and challenging experiences. But there are many hunters who enjoy the extra physical and mental challenges that often come along with bow hunting. Take a look at a few of the other reasons why you should consider going on a… Read more »

Things to Consider When Planning a Hunting Trip

Planning a hunting trip involves a lot of things, from who you’re going with to what to bring. Many hunters choose to hunt with an outfitter/guide like Samuelson Outfitters because they appreciate the camaraderie and guidance for their “big hunt.” Here are 7 quick tips for planning a hunting trip. 1) Ask your guide ahead… Read more »

Why You Should Try Hunting at Least Once in Your Lifetime

If you’ve never had the opportunity to go hunting before, you probably don’t even realize what you’re missing. There are many incredible benefits that come along with hunting, even if you aren’t fortunate enough to bag any big game during your hunting trip. You will learn so much about yourself and hunting itself when you… Read more »