Montana Prairie Dog Hunting
Directory of 11 Montana Prairie Dog hunting lodges, guides and outfitters in Montana.
Late May and early June offer some of the best shooting we have to offer. We have thousands of acres of public and private dog towns. This will be nonstop action and we recommend at least 2 rifles per shooter to prevent overheating the barrels. You need to bring plenty of ammo as we often shoot 200 rounds per gun a day. We supply meals, lodging, a hunting vehicle, shooting bench and one guide per vehicle.
Prairie dog shooting is probably one of the finest shooting activities the hunter can participate in during the off-season. Montana is a top prairie dog hunting destination and Bearpaw Outfitters private ranch leases offers some of the best prairie dog shooting in Montana. Best of all, there is no limit, and no license required. Unless you have done it before, you can't imagine the fun of prairie dog shooting, there are hundreds of these varmints to shoot.
We offer optional prairie dog hunting at no extra charge to guests booking trips at our Yellowstone valley location (Whitetail Camp). You'll find thousands of dogs in towns on our private ranch leases. Expect to shoot hundreds of rounds per day; bring multiple guns. On larger towns, expect 100 to 400 yard shooting. Recommended caliber starting at .17HMR, ranging to larger caliber rifles for longer distance and windy days. We also have towns suitable for shorter distance/small-caliber shooting (.22 LR or .17HMR).
Montana Prairie Dog Hunting is literally a blast for anyone who loves to pull the trigger. Montana prairie dogs are on the increase and we have thousands of acres of prairie dogs to hunt. Montana Prairie Dog Hunting is best June through Sept. when the weather is warm and the skies are blue. Flatwillow Creek Outfitters has been providing Montana Prairie Dog Hunting since 1999. Many of the hunters that started with us then are still hunting with us every year. Most prairie dog hunters will shoot 200-300 rounds per day.
Successful prairie dog hunts are plentiful in eastern Montana at Montana Trails Trophy Outfitters.
Prairie dog hunting in June and July on private land in Montana. Package includes two days of hunting, two nights lodging in a comfortable cabin, all transportation during the hunt, airport pickup from Billings International Airport, minimal of 100 shots per day per person guaranteed. Meals are not included. However, there are several cafe's and grocery stores near the hunting area where meals can be taken. A licensed outfitter and professional guide will go with you on the hunt. Custer battlefield and Yellowstone National Park are within easy driving distance of Roundup, Montana.
Prairie dog hunts on the Ingomar ranch are like none other. Dog towns can range in size from a few acres to over 1 square mile. It is unknown just how many prairie dog towns exist on the ranch. One guess is well over a combined 10 square miles of dog towns, however each year existing towns grow, new towns appear, and old ones are discovered.
Our guide-hunter ratio is 2-3 shooters per guide and a minimum party of two or more shooters is required. Bring your favorite varmint rifle and at least 500 rounds of ammo.
Private Ranch, Numerous Prairie Dog Towns, 30 square miles of Prairie, Lots of open space. We can accommodate up to 8 shooters per booking. Last hunters have as many opportunities as the first hunters of the year. June-September hunts, 3 days, 4 nights based on double occupancy.
prairie dog hunting (lets be real here folks it isn’t hunting it is BLASTING and its FUN) will give you the opportunity to shoot as much as you desire. We have thousands of these little varmints running around and the Ranchers don’t like them injuring their cattle. You can shoot 300-500 rounds in a day easily. If you like lots of shooting we suggest bringing 2-3 rifles so you can continue shooting while we wait for guns to cool down and we are not kidding. If you really want to get to KNOW your big game hunting rifle this is a hunt to bring it along with your varmint rifle. Do you want to master your long range shooting skills, then this is a great way to attain and hone those skills. One of our guides was a Marine corps Sniper Platoon Sergeant and he swears if he could of brought his snipers to train on prairie dogs he would have the best of the best in the worlds snipers. We think he did anyways. If you want a laid back easy and fun day with friends and family to hone or teach someone shooting then this is the BLAST for you! Bring two times the ammo you think you will need and you might be close.
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