If you look at the record books, the “GILA” holds a big portion of the records. Forest Service Timber Cuts. From ... 20-Feb-12. Available Tags: 2. Contributors to this thread: bowhunter 18-Oct-12. New Mexico. Both of these units are in a roadless/ wilderness area that prohibits off road vehicles and off road traffic of any type. Please refer to the hunt information in this catalog under public land elk hunts for additional information on these hunts or … traveller. Re: Unit 51 New Mexico. We truly have an Elk Haven here in New Mexico. Join Triple C Outfitters this fall as we hunt trophy bulls in the heart on New Mexico's best public land units. Thread starter Bronsonmacias; Start date Oct 1, 2019; Oct 1, 2019 #1 B. Bronsonmacias New member. The areas have numerous open roads within the unit, often two to three miles apart, which allows the hunter access to … Unit 52 is approximately 300,000 acres in size and Unit 51 is approximately 380,000 acres. Looking for a real rugged outfitting experience? R. rgrx1276 OP. There are good areas of Bureau of Land Management properties located on East side of the hunt and on the south side of the hunt unit. Elk Hunt. There is easy access to areas in these units with several roads and trails crossing them. New Mexico’s public lands are managed for their Big Game. Triple C Outfitters provides a Free Application Service and is happy to assist you with your New Mexico elk application. Never hunter 52;In the last few yrs I have hunted 34-36 nice areas just 2 far to make the trip @ todays gas prices thanks for everything. OP. All hunts are for wild, free ranging Elk. The areas have numerous open roads within the unit, often two to three miles apart, which allows the hunter access to areas to hunt by foot. Any suggestions where to start scouting? and if so how about giving some wisdom up on camping and hunting in these units? This unit is known for big bulls, but the area is checker-boarded and you need to make sure that you will know where you are at during your hunts. You choose your style of hunt and we will assist you in finding the perfect Elk Hunt to fit your needs. Thanks for any help. WillPower 25-Apr-12. rgrx1276. These units offer the hunter easy access, an excellent elk population, and limited hunting pressure. For information regarding purchase of 2009 permits, please contact Dale Heinemann 505-920-3464. alleghenycollege2009 29-May-15. Nearby. With these units totaling about 700,000 acres and a high population of elk with a limit number of hunters, it offers a fantastic opportunity for high success. 18-Oct-12. Contributors to this thread: BobcatJerry 19-Mar-12. Thread starter kcapps4680; Start date Feb 27, 2017; Feb 27, 2017 #1 kcapps4680 Newbie. Total Area. Contributors to this thread: alleghenycollege2009 26-May-15. We have taken bulls off of this unit that are greater than 300 B&C and occasionally one better than 350 B&C. These units located in Northern New Mexico with high populations of elk and limited number of hunters success is very high. The areas have numerous open roads within the unit, often two to three miles apart, which allows the hunter access to areas to hunt by foot. Your odds of success are less with this manner instead of being mobile. The areas have numerous open roads within the unit, often two to three miles apart, which allows the hunter access to areas to hunt by foot. Phone. New Mexico Unit 51 Elk Hunt 1st season #13030628 08/01/18: Joined: Apr 2006. This is an excellent opportunity to bring your spouse, friend or youth hunter for an awesome New Mexico elk hunt!) Posts: 2,494. I drew New Mexico 16e rifle, mule friend drew 51 rifle both hunts are 10-22 - 10/26. Any bow hunters have reports on the Bulls they were seeing ? New Mexico Surface Ownership Bureau of Land Management Forest Service Private State Tierra Amarilla Grant Boundary as NÚtri s Aiire Las Placitas Tres Piedras 285 Ojo Caliente Providing New Mexico and its wildlife Year-round Excellent Services Afghanistan. Unit 51 and Unit 52 are located in North Central New Mexico. "The Valle Vidal". that unit as well as gives a hunter the right to hunt on all open public land in unit 51 including the. ... New Mexico Surface Ownership Bureau of Land Management Forest Service Private State Tierra Amarilla Grant Boundary as NÚtri s Aiire Las Placitas Tres Piedras 285 Approximately 7,500- 9,000 ft. in elevation. Heading to New Mexico next week to hunt first rifle in 16D. "The Valle Vidal". The ratio of guide to hunters will be 1 guide per the number of clients on the application. Thread starter NYSKIER; Start date Jan 8, 2018; Jan 8, 2018 #1 N. NYSKIER Senior Member. Scouting unit 51 for cow elk New Mexico. The unit is located in North Central New Mexico. Pmixmaster 29-May-15. The hunt is Oct. 8-12 and is a rifle hunt. Unit 51 and Unit 52 are located in North Central New Mexico. R. Joined: Apr 2006. This is a public draw unit and it usually offers a very high opportunity to draw a license with the use of the outfitter number. The unit is huge and just looking for some help … Windtech007 27-Mar-12. These units border The Mascalero Apache Reservation  with unit 36 to the north of the reservation and unit 34 to the south. Jul 6, 2019 #8 N. nnmarcher Junior Member. These units have an excellent elk population and the number of hunters is controlled, as opposed to Colorado’s public land units. These are high success hunts for 280-310" bulls. Maps provided on this webpage are the department’s best interpretation of the ranch based on property information received from and verified by the landowner. dharmon1851 20-Apr-12. New Mexico Unit 51 Archery Elk. The draw application deadline is March 18, 2020. Both of these units are in a roadless/ wilderness area that prohibits off road vehicles and off road traffic of any type. Unit 50: Either sex archery New Mexico unit 50 landowner tags are good for any archery season in New Mexico unit 50 elk hunting area or GMU 50. Author Topic: New Mexico Unit 51 (Read 3340 times) 0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic. Also, by doing this you have limited yourself to hunt in an area that you can only walk into. New Mexico Elk Hunting Dates for 2018: Private Land Elk Hunts. A: We provide you the outfitter number to increase your odds of drawing a license. Joined Oct 1, 2019 Messages 5. I've hunted in, or helped hunters in, both units. R. rgrx1276 OP. Curabitur sodales enim faucibus ultrices condimentum. Every hunt has a limited number of licenses, ensuring low hunting pressure and quality Elk herds. Your choice of Muzzleloader or Rifle season: This voucher is valid unit wide in GMU 51 area except posted/private land. Post by maintguy47 » Thu Jun 10, 2010 5:24 am If you go to canon plaza there is a good place to base camp on the west side of the vallecitos river right over the bridge. My father in law, a friend and myself were forturnate enough to be drawn for a unit 50 Bull Elk hunt. You should expect descent draw odds for a unit 2 guided elk hunts. BLM-New Mexico has partnered with the New Mexico Department of Game and Fish (NMDGF) to offer free maps of Big Game hunting units and recreational opportunities on public land using the CarryMap application. You drive out of camp each time, to different prescouted locations and you are either with your chosen 2 day guide, or hunting on your own. Unit 52 is approximately 300,000 acres in size and Unit 51 is approximately 380,000 acres. Nothing will be furnished for your hunt except for the use of the outfitter number and a guide for 2 days. A: We set up one camp per unit. Never hunted NM. Praesent id metus eu nulla mattis mattis. The interactive map is designed to help elk hunters locate active unit-wide ranches in each GMU for the current license year. 4×1 to 2×1? Contact Outfitter Add to Favorites Remove Favorite. From: NM_alazan. Unit 51 Rifle Elk Landowner Tag LH562. Corey Jacobsen breaks down how he researches the best elk hunting units - and how to draw a tag in those units - in New Mexico. NoWiser 29-May-15. We will provide you with the outfitter number for the draw and a guide for 2 days. These hunts are offered in Units 52 and 51 located in the Carson National Forest. I'm looking to hunt public land and … Canadian River Outfitters has a firm belief that the best guides are those who live and hunt the area. Unit 52 is approximately 300,000 acres in size and Unit 51 is approximately 380,000 acres. Terrain: Mostly thick conifer and aspen stands. Anyone on here draw one? These hunts are only offered in Game Management Units 10, 12, 51 and 52 for all weapons types (rifle, muzzleloader and bow). New Mexico Unit 51 Elk Hunt 1st season #13030628 08/01/18: Joined: Apr 2006. Criteria for the Best Elk Hunting Units in New Mexico. New Mexico Elk Units. Due to the makeup of the unit, Native American reservations, National monuments and private land holdings these areas provide a bull the opportunity to gain age and consequently size. hunting1 18-Feb ... 52 is my favorite unit, lots of elk and beutiful country. The unit is huge and just looking for some help on … Author Topic: New Mexico Unit 53. maintguy47 3 point Posts: 339 Joined: Fri Aug 29, 2008 2:38 am. Landowner New Mexico Elk Tags. * Unit 6C borders the famous and very popular Valles Caldera National Preserve. Q: Can I request an additional guide after the two days if I am unsuccessful? Well it appears I got lucky and drew an elk tag in this unit. Posts: 2,494. 0.0 (0) 0 1 0 0 0. We guide in Unit 15, Unit 16A, Unit 16C, Unit 16D, Unit 16E, Unit 23; Archery, Rifle, Muzzleloader Hunts; 6th Largest National Forest in the U.S. 3.3 million acres of public land; Boone & Crocket, Pope & Young and SCI record books are full of trophy bull elk taken from these units. cityhunter 29-May-15. Albeit small you do have a chance. Unit 52 is approximately 300,000 acres in size and Unit 51 is approximately 380,000 acres. Top. Theses units are not noted for true monster bulls, but with a good population of elk and the high bull/cow ratio, success on bulls around 300 inches and higher are possible. In these units for several years we have had 100% success in both muzzeloader and rifle hunts. These units are known for big bulls and numbers of elk and like most areas having large bulls the draw plays a key role in these units.. By using the outfitters number, the odds of drawing will increase 2 to 3 times. 26-May-15. Muzzleloader; Rifle; Archery; Game Type. Joined Jun 11, 2019 Messages 13. 2020 New Mexico Unit 51 Cow Elk Tags State: New Mexico. DMO is now offering fully guided hunts in these units located in Southern New Mexico. Campfire Ranger. We have 3(three) of these tags left and unit 50 is a great place to hunt especially for those on a budget that want a quality hunt but not a trophy hunt price that many of the other units in New Mexico have climbed too. lineman21 10-Jun-10. Q: Can I change the guide to hunter ratio to a smaller number, i.e. Unit 52 is approximately 300,000 acres in size and Unit 51 is approximately 380,000 acres. Large bulls. This unit allows the use of four wheelers on any designated road or for the retrieval of harvested game within the majority of the unit. Lots of wildlife call this area home, including elk, Mule Deer, bears, turkeys, and coyotes. Happy to help. Fl. There is a ton of water available and feed everywhere. Well it appears I got lucky and drew an elk tag in this unit. We have hunts on National Forest and private land. I live in Texas (by Houston) but love hunting in New Mexico. Good luck. These units should be one that you consider for a chance at a trophy bull. These are draw hunts and it depends on the draw and how many people draw. The area holds some outstanding trophy animals. Campfire Ranger. This hunt can be combined with an elk rifle hunt for a combination hunt. Hunts can either be book as a 1x1 hunt for $9,000, 2x1 hunt for $8,000 or can work a price for guided only with no accommodations. The odds of drawing a license are good with the outfitter number. NEW MEXICO TROPHY ELK UNIT 100% SUCCESS $4500 This trophy hunt continues to be 100% success on quality bulls. trophyhill 20-Mar-12. Afghanistan. These units have an excellent elk population and the number of hunters is controlled, as opposed to Col… Price Per Tag: $1,000.00. Rifle deer hunts are offered on public land in Game Management unit 51. Elk tags are issued on a limited basis, so hunters are required to draw a tag or purchase a landowner elk tag. A: Yes, but that decision must be made before the initial contract is sent out and it applies to all persons on the application. private land where landowners received unit wide 51 elk hunting tags. Purchase a License. Oct 4, 2019 #1 C. CAElkhunter Senior Member. of Game and Fish. Elk population. With limited road access, these hunts are done mostly on horseback, but also limited foot travel. Unit 51 New Mexico Elk. Criteria for the Best Elk Hunting Units in New Mexico. We provide the cook, the meals, the snacks, a person knowledgeable of the area to send you to where we feel you will find elk, and we guide you for the first two days of your hunt and retrieve your game after you harvest the animal. Has any one hunted elk in these units in new mexico? All of our premium elk units have earned a reputation over the last decade as some of the best geographic regions in the country to harvest an outstanding trophy elk. Elk - Antelope - Mule Deer - Ibex - Oryx - Aoudad - Bighorn Sheep - Coues Deer. 51 and 52 are draw units, but with the use of the outfitter number it increases your odds 2 to 3 times. I'm considering buying a landowner tag for this unit if I don't get drawn this year. Hunters can expect to see several bull elk while traversing the moderate mountains of unit 51 NM. 4 Game 50 Game 51B Game 52 Game 5B Game 6C Game Species. any good places to set up camp? These hunts are designed for those hunters who are looking for a quality hunt, feel confident about hunting elk on their own and want a guide for part of their hunt, and do not want the hassle of having to bring and set up a camp. FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS ABOUT SELF GUIDED HUNTS: A: We do not do this since it is against regulations to do only drop camps with no one present to guide for two days. New Mexico Unit 50 Elk. The selected hunt unit or game management unit boundary is layered with both blm, forest service, tribal lands, federal lands, wildlife areas, national parks, state parks, private land shading and more.. Use these maps to navigate to and within the hunting district unit. ben 29-May-15. New Mexico Elk, Mule Deer, Bear Hunts Unit 51, 52 Hot . Unit 51 New Mexico cow elk hunt. New Mex elk units 53, 49, 45 New Mexico. This will allow for an elk hunter using our outfitter number to apply for the 10% of the outfitters draw pool. These special trophy hunts in the Gila located in southwest New Mexico can’t be beat. R. rgrx1276 OP. Though the population is not large, for the real trophy hunters this is a great hunt. Unit 51 is located directly below Unit 52 in North Central New Mexico and is approximately 380,000 acres (594 square miles). With a once in a life time draw, limited road travel and an area a little of 100,000. acres, it is one of the best hunts New Mexico has to offer. Compare. DMO offers fully guided/outfitted hunts in one of New Mexico's sought out areas. Trying to get my application strategy all set before it gets really busy at work and I'm not able to do as much research. Hunt Info. In order to figure out the best units for hunting elks in New Mexico, we narrowed down four points of criteria for a good elk hunting unit. bowhunter 18-Oct-12. New Mexico Bow Elk & Deer Info: The hunts in Carson National Forest in Units 51 and 52 and Lincoln National Forest Units 36 and 37 can all be combined with deer hunts. As per regulations, we must contract which 2 days of your hunt that you desire to be guided. 509,195 acres. New Mexico is well known worldwide to hold the biggest trophy bulls in the nation. Both of these units are in a roadless/ wilderness area that prohibits off road vehicles and off road traffic of any type. BobcatJerry 22-Mar-12. Hunters will stay in a hotel or wall tent during the hunt. Gila Elk … R. Joined: Apr 2006. My wife has a cow elk hunt in unit 51 in November. Feb 9, 2009 #1 3. We offer a variety of New Mexico Elk hunts in order to meet individual goals, budgets and physical capabilities. A: Yes, but it is based on availability of the guide and the cost of the additional guide will be for all remaining days of the hunt and not by the day. Rokslide Sponsor. Unit 50: Either sex archery New Mexico unit 50 landowner tags are good for any archery season in New Mexico unit 50 elk hunting area or GMU 50. Dates: Success Rate: % Hunt Avg. DMO offers fully guided/outfitted hunts in one of New Mexico's sought out areas. Map ID: NM-2020-51A: Species: ALL: Hunt Unit: New Mexico GMU 51A, Hunting Unit Map: Map Size: 36" x 48" Price: $34.95: If you're looking for a more detailed map or aerial photo of a portion of this GMU you can also build a custom map for New Mexico GMU 51A. We utilize the whole unit and by being mobile we increase your success by getting you to where the elk are. 303-776-7528. Learn everything about hunting Colorado Elk Unit 51. DMO is now offering fully guided hunts in these units of the famed Gila National Forest. Posts: 2,494. Contributors to this thread: Bowhunter 18-Feb-12. New Mexico Hunting/Recreation Maps. Joined Aug 24, 2014 Messages 236. Unit: 51. Corey Jacobsen breaks down how he researches the best elk hunting units - and how to draw a tag in those units - in New Mexico. Unit 50 near Taos, New Mexico provides Canadian River Outfitters with an opportunity to offer our clients guaranteed landowner tags, but the ability to hunt unit wide. Gila National Forest Elk Hunts. 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