Aug 13, 2020 #106 Wy067 Active member. I'll be 62, and wondering about just going out and hitting the public ground. DRAW ODDS . BUT, if I could get a goat early, we'd have time to do whatever we want and I could tour her through some of that beautiful country! Joined May 28, 2019 Messages 369 Location Montana. All Random, By the way don’t forget kneepads Very important to have. The 2020 Wyoming leftover hunting license list for deer, elk and antelope is now available. Reduced Price. I’ll be hunting area 6 Newcastle, if you’re near there I’ll be happy to meet you. It's a little overwhelming trying to get it all figured out! I’m planning for the same hunt as you are, currently with 2 points. That's why I'm considering just a DIY hunt. Either way....I don't think that helped the situation. This is a family owned business who's dedicated to provide an antelope hunting experience that will last a lifetime. Midwest when and where did you hunt? Just send me a PM and we'll talk, I've bowhunted 4 different units in 5 DIY bowhunts. Next Last. Me, my two sons (24 & 22), my hunting buddy and his youngest daughter (24). Wanting to cross off antelope. Any unit in this part of the state is full of antelope. Joined Jul 8, 2020 Messages 9. Around week 3 it got easier to find goats again, week 4 (last week) they were close to back to their habits. I've taken about 1/2 dozen in southeast Wyoming with a rifle and all were on the first day. 1 point will get you a great hunt in WY - lots of tags because there are a lot of lope! Guy’s Top 10 Wyoming Antelope Picks (2020) The antelope outlook for this fall in Wyoming is shaping up to be very strong. About 4-5 years ago that all changed. What are the new dates? DRAW ODDS . A lot I have read said there's no need for an outfitter. MONTHLY GIVEAWAYS. Read More Thread starter Mosster47; Start date Mar 9, 2020; Mar 9, 2020 #1 M. Mosster47 Senior Member. Now pretty much every unit sells out including the doe tags. Pronghorn hunting is probably the easiest, most fun Big Game hunt there is. If you are set on rifle, I wouldn't go the opening weekend. Around week 3 it got easier to find goats again, week 4 (last week) they were close to back to their habits. Hey skull, you point about the hotel as soon as I draw a tag is noted. I was wondering if he did that to check his livestock (using his tractor!??) Should have held out! Pretty soon you’ll get better at planning your stalks using the subtle rises and dips for cover. Never saw another hunter. From the Wyoming Game and Fish Department CHEYENNE, WYOMING (June 16, 2020) — For hunters, one of the most exciting days of the year is approaching. I will be rifle hunting. This was so the rancher could be reimbursed so many dollars for each tag. As a side note , I'm currently sitting on 12 points for antelope and deer which I'm hoping to cash in in 2020 and do a 2-3 week trip out west. Share this article continue reading... March 6, 2020. Receive updates and goHUNT's most popular content. 2 of us went their own way and had a pair of individual doe tag apps - neither of them drew either. Go. Wyoming also gives out the highest number of antelope tags compared to all other states. Go. STATE: Wyoming. If you feel comfortable with the bow, I would recommend giving it a try during the rut for the fun aspect. If you "really want" to hunt elk in WY in 2020 you can use the above strategy, or pay for the special draw to get the general tag with 2 PP's, or do your research to see what other LQ units you are very likely to draw with 0-2 points (mostly type 4/5 cow/calf tags, or areas with little public land). We did a WIH program that the fish and game has with land owners and got a permit with them. We got drawing for Antelope this fall in Wyoming. Another option is to look for trespass type hunts. If you can get onto private or limited draw land DO IT! With a very mild winter and a warm, dry spring our antelope are headed into summer in very, very good condition. Cart. Now I hunt by myself. Hoping to draw in 2021 with 2 points. Opening rifle morning was a mob. I returned from Wyoming earlier this week after hunting the antelope opener. Antelope moved off to private land or at least 1 mile+ from anywhere you could get a truck. In reviewing the drawing odds for some of the outfitters I picked out, it appears that it would be difficult to draw a tag with only one pref point. There’s a great number of antelopes for sure , at least where I’m hunting, mostly private. The other rookie had 2 misses & then a kill the 4th day & many stalk attempts. 9; Next. This year I hunted NW CO, got one ridge over from the road, had my pick of bucks and no competition from the truckloads of road hunters. Go out a couple days early to scout and you shouldn't have any trouble killing a representative buck. She didn’t have any fun at all as you can tell. Before the season, the Wyoming Game and Fish Commission approves tag allocations for every limited quota opportunity. Jun 18, 2020 #47 Dwreckers Active member. Joined Jun 22, 2019 Messages 82. Look over those drawing odds and pick an area with decent odds for your PP. There is limited accessible public land that contains antelope, most of which is on Thunder Basin National Grassland or BLM holdings. Pronghorn was my daughter’s first big game animal. When people talk about going to difficult access or more remote areas it sounds like more than it is. So the other (slight) wrinkle in my plan is that my wife says she'd like to go with me. I used a Muddy cart for the haul. If you can get onto private or limited draw land DO IT! Joined Dec 16, 2013 Messages 1,954. I LOVE antelope country and spending time there during their rut. Archery and rifle antelope hunting on private ground located in northeast Wyoming near Gillette. Trail Kreitzer's 2020 Early Season Wyoming Archery Antelope Gear List . In our group of 5 hunters, 3 of us pulled a group antelope buck tag and failed to get matching doe tags. That kinda leaves me in the wind until the last minute! Any recommendations on units where you can draw easily and there are plenty of lopes? I pre-scouted for this hunt. I can't stand doing the road hunt thing. T. E. If you are after a giant (I see that you have some trophy animal rifle kills) , you probably should stick with the rifle. Been considering hunting/scouting the last few days of archery then picking up the rifle. All you had to do is get the free permit with fish and game and turn in a tag for each animal harvested. Toughest part is judging them till you figure it out. Take a look over on Hunt Talk. Have talked with a couple, and sent emails to others. Looking at a 2020 Wyoming antelope hunt. Anyone who wishes to hunt Wyoming in 2020 must apply for licenses by May 31st. Menu. STOP POACHING Report a violation. We offer pronghorn antelope hunting from either motels or camps including both wall tents and lodge camps. ABOUT US About Wyoming Game & Fish. tents/campers showed up exactly where I routinely found feeding or bedded goats. Stalks were from 20 min & up to 2 hours in our many attempts. The Big Draw is almost here. Your off to … Learned that the hard way ! Just get out and do some walking. So yesterday marked the close of applications for Wyoming antelope and deer. At 10 am on June 18 th, the Wyoming Game and Fish Department will be making draw results available for the Fall 2020 big game hunting season.This is when everyone who applied for resident elk, deer, and antelope – in addition to nonresident deer and antelope – will find out exactly what they’ll be pursuing. There will be five (5) of us. Me and my buddy will drive two trucks, trailers and SXS's out and set up camp. Tagged as: News, Wyoming, bighorn sheep, antelope, elk, hunting. The Wyoming Deer and Antelope Application Deadline. INSIDER Filtering 2.0. If you’re looking at a Wyoming hunt in 2020 or beyond, we highly recommend purchasing a preference point this year for each species. Species: Deer, Elk, Antelope. 2009 was the first year that these tags are available online, which saves non-residents the trip of heading to Wyoming to pick up extra tags. I have taken my granddaughter pronghorn bowhunting in Wyo. See all the available tags here. Licenses for our antelope units can be very easy to draw, even without preference points. The application period for Antelope is January 1st through May 31st. That time is near and I would like to hunt the 2021 season. I knew where to find goats, where I could find them from the truck, from short walks etc. This hunt takes place on some of the finest private ranches in all of Wyoming with one of the top outfitters in the state. A GPS or smart phone application with mapping program and landownership delineations is recommended for those attempting to hunt public and State lands. Wyoming Antelope can run 35mph for 4 miles, 42mph for 1 mile and 55mph for .5 miles making the North American Pronghorn the second fasted land mammal. As soon as you take a ride along a few roads you’ll find out that even though you cross paths with other hunters there are good sized gaps between them. Archery Antelope Hunts Wyoming. A lot I have read said there's no need for an outfitter. ... Wyoming Backcountry Mule Deer Hunt Video Series With Randy Newberg. Our group has no points but will be sure to buy one this year. Item-by-item gear list for a truck camping style antelope hunt. Reactions: jeremyA1987, GoatHntr and xXLoneBowmanXx. It took 4 trips because I had to go back to the truck and get the cart. I agree with what cnelk said. Type 1. They are a random draw and you can apply for some in a better area for access than your buck tags. Area 75: Good area, fairly easy to draw with a few points. My hike in was 1.96 miles dog-leg IAW OnX. Oh ya...Onx is your friend. Then, those opportunities are divided into resident and nonresident pools. Next Last. Shot this guy at 40 yards (even with a rifle, I seem to have a bowhunting mentality). Many of you mention that it is not difficult to get into the goats as long as you get a hill or two away from the road. License draw rates vary from year to year but we hunt many areas that draw at 100%. Then pick up our kids at the Casper airport. We will however need a somewhat wet summer to finish … The most accurate draw odds ever. So if I do a DIY on public ground, I'd either have to have her drop me off and hoof it from there, or leave her stranded in town. And will also investigate the HMA's. I know that's going to limit me on public ground. We're going DIY on public land. You have great representative animals on your wall and you certainly don't need an outfitter to add an antelope to the group. The 2020 Wyoming leftover hunting license list for deer, elk and antelope is now available. % of Public Land: 22% Access to Public Land: Poor. Lots of talk on other forums about hunting the difficult access areas and it can be done successfully. Draw Result Information ... 2020 Draw Results. Changes could add hunting opportunities for antelope and maintain liberal harvest of elk. As a side note they spotted from dirt roads or 2 tracks where allowed. This archery antelope hunt remains the best first-time Western adventure as you will see many … But you must purchase … Havre Montana said: I just checked MT FWP and it says that "the" drawing is in process!! With a very mild winter and a warm, dry spring our antelope are headed into summer in very, very good condition. I will be rifle hunting. I only have one preference point for this hunt. 1 or 2 points in the special will draw it. It is definitely harder to get drawn but it is possible. OUT WEST - A Wyoming Backcountry Archery Elk Hunt. That's what I'm afraid of. As OTCwill says, it's a "gentleman's hunt". Jul 8, 2020 #1 Z. Zarn New member. I read a few people post that Wyoming is moving their elk deadline in 2020 but can't seem to find it formally written anywhere. We hunt antelope in many areas of central and eastern Wyoming and the Red Desert of Wyoming. Also.....right after the snow storm hit a day before the opener, the neighboring rancher drove his tractor thru the public land I had scouted. I've heard that corner is great. To get started, please give us a call now at 307-359-1848. My knees are shot so it's waterhole for me. What part are you leaning towards Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk But my son and I got our buck tags with the group draw so we are happy. Most of our antelope hunts take place on private leases. These “Issue – After licenses” are available in a second “leftover drawing” or can be purchased from vendors throughout the state or online. The Wyoming Game and Fish Department will tentatively make draw results available for resident elk, deer, and antelope as well as nonresident deer and antelope on June 18 at 10 a.m. Mountain Time. 1 of 9 Go to page. I'm a lifelong bowhunter to the core, but sure do enjoy a rifle pronghorn hunt now and then. For antelope and deer, residents receive 80% of the tag allocation in the initial draw… Access Notes - The majority of antelope hunting occurs on private lands in this hunt area, and securing permission to hunt can be difficult. Works great here in Ohio. This year the unit was 50% odds on does and the group was 0 for 5. STATE RULES & REGS. Changes could add hunting opportunities for antelope and maintain liberal harvest of elk. With that being said, outside of the deer and spike elk ill be chasing in Utah unless I hit the lottery with an LE tag, I am interested in hunting antelope does in Wyoming. Archery antelope hunting in Wyoming starts August 15th and ends the last day of September. • Application period for leftover elk, deer and antelope drawing – June 21 – June 25, 2021. License draw rates vary from year to year but we hunt many areas that draw at 100%. Hey Bob H, I use the gutless method now too. These reports are in PDF format. Struck out on both doe tags I put in for. Anyone know about unit 6 & waterhole access? That’s antelope hunting! That is unless I draw moose with 20 points. We saw enough Goats but stalk able situations depend on the terrain. So if it is true then that IS the MT Antelope drawing! Joined Jan 6, 2018 Messages 95. STRATEGY ARTICLES. I got hosed on my doe antelope draw, last year first choice pics was 83 apps, this year it exploded to 1264! Wyoming also gives out the highest number of antelope tags compared to all other states. Application Deadline: June 1 st 2020. Was lots of fun. Totally separate draw from the regular draw. Have any of you done this? If you are rifle hunting you can hunt any unit where you can draw a tag and has accessible public land and be tagged out opening morning. Super Tag Application Deadline: July 1, 2021. Get off the road a little and everything changes. Preference Points Non-Resident Non-Resident Special. I've done it in the past with rifle as well , it was a one day deal. We have always had great bowhunting & always public. Can’t wait to get back there next year, the scenery it’s unbelievable, I always take a detour to see a landmark. It's an easy load to go a ways. You can definitely have a blast covering ground and realizing that it’s not as flat as you first thought. Wyoming has more antelope than the rest of the continent, and success rates commonly exceed 85 percent. Here’s a full breakdown of types of deer, elk, and antelope licenses available to help you understand them better. Still trying to figure this out. It was remote enough I didn't think anyone would go to this spot (ya right!). Trail Kreitzer's 2020 Early Season Wyoming Archery Antelope Gear List . Ostrander_Hunter, I live here in Wyoming and know the state pretty dang good. Statistics and historical data to find top producing trophy units. Guided antelope hunting in Wyoming with Table Mountain Outfitters provides you with the best possibility of harvesting a trophy animal. Does anyone have any recommendations on landowners that might offer access for a trespass fee? Species: Mule Deer, Pronghorn Antelope Minimum Age To Apply: 12 (Applicants can apply when they are 11 as long as they turn 12 before hunting) Draw System: Tags in Wyoming are issued through a fairly predictable, preference point, draw style system that contains a random element.This meets the best of both worlds, as those who … First Name: Last Name: Zipcode: Date of Birth: Enter your First Name, Last Name, Zipcode, and Date of Birth in the fields provided below. Thread starter GoatHntr; Start date Jun 2, 2020; 1; 2; 3 … Go to page. Have any of you done this? We showed up a few days early, scouted, found decent bucks and opening morning by 10 we both were done. Read More Inquiry for the 2020 Hunting Season. The biggest issue is access and a tag. My son had 1 miss & then a kill after 6 stalks in 3 days. We hunt antelope in many areas of central and eastern Wyoming and the Red Desert of Wyoming. I am looking to go for antelope this year in WY. For 2020 big game seasons in Pinedale Region, the following changes are being proposed to the WGF Commission: Antelope- Hunt Area 90, types 1 and 6 are being reduced by 25 licenses each (to 150 and 50 licenses, respectively) Looking at a 2020 Wyoming antelope hunt. Glad I’m not the only one trying to figure this out! The new 280AI is going to get a notch in October. The better goat units take some points. Nm . after the initial limited quota drawing. SPECIES BREAKDOWNS. The Wyoming Deer and Antelope Application Deadline. This was out of Broadus. Wyoming Game & Fish Department License Draw and Preference Points. 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