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Utah Cow Elk Hunting Guides & Outfitters

Bearpaw Outfitters offer guided and semi-guided Utah cow elk hunts, fill your freezer with lean, healthy, wild game meat. DIY Hunting Maps are also offered for D0-It-Yourself hunters who want to know where to hunt on their own.

Utah Cow Elk Guides


Bearpaw Outfitters have guided hundreds of elk hunters over the last 40 years with an A+ Rating at the Better Business Bureau. Please see Reviews of past hunts.

Utah Cow Elk Hunt

Hunt Area

The cow elk hunting areas are located in northern Utah within 2 or 3 hours drive of Salt Lake City, most areas have milder terrain than most other elk hunting areas.

Packing Cow Elk


Shot opportunity is usually high but dependent on weather conditions during the hunt. With normal weather patterns shot opportunity usually runs 80%-100%.

Cow Elk Hunt


Guided hunts have 1 to 3 hunters per guide. Guide(s) will pick you up and return you each day to your motel, they will also field dress, skin, and pack out your game.

Group Cow Elk Hunt


Semi-guided groups have 1 guide to show you where to hunt, you hunt on your own and field dress your own game, and the guide will pack out and skin your game.

Cow Elk Hunting Map

DIY Maps

A custom map for Do-it-yourself hunters showing hunts to do in at least 4 good cow elk hunting areas saving you much time and fuel. No other services are included.

Elk Video

3-Day Cow Elk

Guided 1x1......$2550
Guided 2x1......$1950
Guided 3x1......$1750
Add 2nd Elk.......$600
DIY Hunt Map....$495

License Fees

Hunt License............$65.00
Application Fee ....... $10.00
General Season Tag $251.00
Private Lands Tag .. $318.00

Apply by Jun 18
(Bearpaw will help you apply)

Utah Cow Elk Hunting


Draw results are available by July 11, if you are not drawn there's options to hunt with private land tags or arrange an Idaho Cow Elk Hunt for about the same cost.

Looking for Utah Cow Elk


Lodging & meals are not included unless previously arranged and detailed on your Statement. Most hunters use local motels and restaurants at their own expense.

Jim's Guided Cow Elk Hunt

Hunt Gear

Bring personal gear and clothing for the weather forecast, a .257 caliber or larger rifle, and 400 square inches of hunter orange is required on your head & body.

Utah High Desert Ranch Hunt


Utah Cow elk seasons are available from August to January. Most years the best success occurs after late November with January often being the best hunting.

Horse Packing Cow Elk


Guides use 4x4 vehicles, UTV's, snow machines, or horses to get into the hunt areas, they glass extensively to spot elk and then stalk if needed to get in range.

Cow Elk Hunting On Snowmobile


Utah has a lot of open country. Most rifle shots are 200 yards or further. Sight your rifle dead on at 200 yards and practice shooting out to 400 yards if possible.

Cow Elk Hunter In Snowstorm


Weather can vary greatly, late season can be very cold, early season can be hot, it is recommended to check the Weather forecast before leaving for your hunt.

Guides With Cow Elk


It's important to be in the hunt area at first light, bring your lunch or we can go to a restaurant, hunt the evening until dark then return to your motel or camp.

Utah Elk Outfitters


Not Included: Personal gear, license fees, motels, meals, travel costs, taxidermy, meat processing, shipping fees, gratuities, any items not listed as included.

Meet The Team

Dale, Daniel, and Nick will insure you have a fun and exciting hunt!

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Dale Denney

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Daniel Evans

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Nick Simpkins

Utah Hunting Guide


Please call Dale or Tara anytime, or send email with any questions you have. Sign up for the Wild Update Newsletter to receive updated info and licensing reminders. "We look forward to meeting and hunting with you!"

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Office (509) 684-6294

Dale Cell (208) 852-6494

Bearpaw Outfitters, 345 Hwy 20E #A, Colville WA 99114