|Sheep hunting is a
game that pays off for the persistent hunter. It really gets
blood! I've been hooked for a quarter century, and am a
member of the Montana Chapter of Foundation for North American Wild
I spend a lot of time during the winter and spring glassing sheep herds
around the state.
Don't overlook the
unlimited permit areas. Elevation
ranges from 8,500 to 10,000 feet, "the top of the world". Our
are heavy-horned, and well broomed back. Read my chapter in
Gilchrist's latest book, Volume III Montana Land of Giant Rams.
I also guide sheep hunters in several
of the limited entry districts in the state. Each of these
has something unique about it, whether it's climate, geography, or
The odds of drawing in the limited entry districts are slim, and they
on a rotation system for non-residents. The chances of a
harvesting a trophy ram are excellent in these districts.
to find out the districts non-residents can apply for this
Sheep hunts run in ten-day periods between early September and
depending on the district.
Due by May 1
Hunter / 1 Guide
and Limited Entry
hunts, Sept. 1 - Nov. 15