For many hunters, a big game trophy hunt is a bucket-list experience they wait years to enjoy.
If you plan to cross this once-in-a-lifetime event off your list in the near future, it’s important that you get the maximum enjoyment from the experience. Choose to use the services of a professional guide for your trophy hunt, and you’ll be in for a real treat.
Be Prepared for Your Big Trophy Hunt
The fact that you’ll be trusting your experience to a professional hunting guide doesn’t relieve you of the obligation for preparation.
Ask your hunting guide for a list of clothing and equipment you need to bring on your trek. Don’t hesitate to ask for clarification on anything, as having the right gear will ensure your comfort, safety and success.
Spend the weeks and months leading up to your guided hunt working on your health and fitness. You’ll be covering a lot of unfamiliar – and potentially inhospitable – terrain, so be sure your body is able to handle it.
Finally, work diligently on your marksmanship. You’ll never live it down if you miss the shot. Speaking of which, ensure that your hunting rifle is clean and in perfect working order.
Be Open to the Experience of the Trophy Hunt
Take it from the professional hunting guides: No two trophy hunts are alike. Your experience will be truly unique and amazing, no matter what obstacles you may encounter.
Show up for your trophy hunt with an open mind and a positive attitude. No matter how much experience you have, your hunting guide is the expert in this habitat and this prey. We offer advice based on our extensive knowledge and experience and, if you trust us, we promise we won’t steer you wrong.
We are also here to ensure your safety. Trust us to provide you with the safest, most rewarding trophy hunt experience possible.
Don’t Hesitate to Ask Questions
Your trophy hunt will be the most enjoyable and fulfilling when you’re the most comfortable. As your professional hunting guides, we are here to maximize your experience and we love to help however we can. If this is your first big hunt, you’ll have tons of questions – and that’s a good thing. An informed hunter is a confident and successful hunter,
Don’t hesitate to contact us with any questions before you arrive for your hunt. Once you’re here, we will be spending a lot of time together in pursuit of your trophy. So relax and prepare for the experience of a lifetime!
R & K Hunting Company is the Intermountain West’s premier private hunting guide. We offer exclusive access to the best hunting habitats and lodges. Whether you dream of elk, moose, pronghorn antelope or mule deer, trust the experts at R & K for your guided trophy hunt.