New Mexico Gila Elk Hunt #OI-BHO1

Elk hunting on the Gila National Forest in Southwestern New Mexico

Hunt #OI-BHO1

Gila New Mexico Elk Hunt

This outfitter has access to thousands of acres of good elk hunting in the Gila and surrounding areas. With 30 years of experience elk hunting in Southwestern New Mexico, this outfitters knows how to get it done. You can expect mature 5×5 and 6×6 bulls, and every year a few lucky hunters take a true monster.

Trophy Elk in NM
Guaranteed landowner tags sell quickly, if you are interested in purchasing a private landowner tag please contact us as soon and possible to reserve your tag.

Hunt 3 Million acres of public and private land.

  • Hunting season is from September to November, depending on the weapon you are hunting with.
  • Draw hunt, but landowner tags are available.
  • Trophy quality is good with mature 5×5 and 6×6 bulls being the norm.
  • Guided 2:1 unless otherwise specified at time of booking.
  • Archery, rifle and muzzleloader hunts available.

Elk hunting in New Mexico can be a challenge without knowing where to put in for tags and where to hunt.

It is important to contact us before you put in for the draw as we can help you locate the proper units to increase your odds.

Lodging and Accommodations

  • These elk hunts are based out of the outfitters cattle ranch, located in the heart of the Gila National Forest.
  • They offer tent camps, lodge/cabin hunts on private ground, and wilderness hunts.

Travel Information

Hunters typically fly to Albuquerque, rent a car and drive south to camp where they are met by the outfitter.

Bull elk bedded down.

Booking Information

Interested in booking this trip? If you have not yet received pricing please request it here, and be sure to reference the trip number at the top of this page. Please note that reservations are not considered finalized until agreed upon deposit is received. This ensures agreed upon dates and current pricing. Quality outfitters are in high demand so let us know right away, as some trips do book years in advance.


  • 2×1 professional guiding
  • Lodging
  • Meals

Not Included

  • Transportation to the hunt area
  • Taxidermy
  • Shipping of meat
  • Meat processing
  • Trip Insurance
  • Gratuities for Staff

Photos from this Hunt:

When you’re ready to book, if you haven’t already ask your Outdoors International Consultant for updated pricing. If it looks good, your consultant will write up a booking agreement for you.