Why First Time Elk Hunters Should Go With a Guide

Are you novice hunter thinking about going for an elk hunt in Colorado? If so, you may be wondering whether it’s better to plan and embark on the hunt yourself, or to go with an experienced guide.

Here are a couple of reasons why you should consider going with a guide on your first elk hunting trip in Colorado:

Hunting With a Guide is an Education

An experienced guide will make you a better hunter. A novice, inexperienced hunter is unlikely to know the tricks of the trade, and may not know how to put himself or herself in the best positions for success. By going with a guide, you get an education of what the best hunters in the land do to find success. Plus, it increases your odds of leaving with a trophy and freezer full of delicious elk meat!

Sit Back, Relax and Enjoy the Beauty of Nature and Hunting!

You can just relax and enjoy the experience. When you go on your own hunt, you have to set the itinerary and iron out every last detail. With a guide, you can just let him or her lead you, and you can relax and enjoy the outdoor getaway and the scenic beauty of nature. All you have to worry about is having fun, and stopping to “smell the roses” as you enjoy the inimitable experience of hunting for elk in the beautiful outdoors of Colorado.

Samuelsson Outfitters has been taking hunters of all experience levels on guided elk hunts in Colorado for years. To learn more about the benefits of planning a trip with us, contact us today.