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Experience the Excitement of Trophy Elk Hunting at West Canyon Ranch in Utah
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Guided
Elk Hunting

We maintain one of the finest trophy elk herds in the United States

With an experienced guide on your side, you’re sure to find a worthy bull at West Canyon Ranch.
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Utah Elk Hunting Ranch

Embark on the adventure of a lifetime with West Canyon Ranch’s guided elk hunting. Our vast, prestigious elk hunting ranch is home to massive, healthy, beautiful trophy bulls that roam freely over 4,000 acres of preserved grasslands and forests.

We offer an unparalleled hunting experience and first-class accommodations: Authentic Western log cabins, chef-prepared meals, soaking tubs, hunting permits, and more.

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OUR GUARANTEED ELK HUNTS ARE ALL-INCLUSIVE

Guided bull elk hunt details for 2024 – SOLDOUT

Our guided elk hunts last three days and three nights with a 100% guaranteed shot opportunity.

Cost

SOLDOUT

$500/day per each non-hunter/observer + tax

Trip Length

3 days-3 nights

Availability

2024 available. Book today. SOLDOUT

Hunt Dates

Sept 1-Dec 1

All Inclusive
  • Licenses
  • Guided Services
  • Lodging
  • Meals
  • Beverages
  • Field Dress
Transportation – Not Included
  • Commercial Airport-Salt Lake City, Utah (75 miles)
  • Private Airport- Logan, Utah (15 miles)
Weapons Available
  • Rifles
  • Crossbows
  • Pistols
  • Muzzleloaders
  • Archery
Meat Processing Available (additional cost)
  • $1,000/elk + tax
  • Cut, wrap, and blast freeze
  • Turnaround time varies on group size and when the animal is harvested
  • Other processing not available (sausage, jerky)
Guided cow hunt details for 2024

Our guided cow hunts last two days and two nights with a 100% guaranteed shot opportunity.

Cost

$4,000/hunter + tax

$500/day per each non-hunter/observer + tax

Trip Length

2 days-2 nights

Availability

2024 available. Book today.

Hunt Dates

Sept 1-Dec 1

All Inclusive
  • Licenses
  • Guided Services
  • Lodging
  • Meals
  • Beverages
  • Field Dress
Transportation – Not Included
  • Commercial Airport-Salt Lake City, Utah (75 miles)
  • Private Airport- Logan, Utah (15 miles)
Weapons Available
  • Rifles
  • Crossbows
  • Pistols
  • Muzzleloaders
  • Archery
Meat Processing Available (additional cost)
  • $1,000/elk + tax
  • Cut, wrap, and blast freeze
  • Turnaround time varies on group size and when the animal is harvested
  • Other processing not available (sausage, jerky)
Guided bull elk hunt details for 2025

Our guided elk hunts last three days and three nights with a 100% guaranteed shot opportunity.

Cost

$16,000/hunter + tax

$500/day per each non-hunter/observer + tax

Trip Length

3 days-3 nights

Availability

2025 available. Book today.

Hunt Dates

Sept 1-Dec 1

All Inclusive
  • Licenses
  • Guided Services
  • Lodging
  • Meals
  • Beverages
  • Field Dress
Transportation – Not Included
  • Commercial Airport-Salt Lake City, Utah (75 miles)
  • Private Airport- Logan, Utah (15 miles)
Weapons Available
  • Rifles
  • Crossbows
  • Pistols
  • Muzzleloaders
  • Archery
Meat Processing Available (additional cost)
  • $1,000/elk + tax
  • Cut, wrap, and blast freeze
  • Turnaround time varies on group size and when the animal is harvested
  • Other processing not available (sausage, jerky)
Guided cow hunt details for 2025

Our guided cow hunts last two days and two nights with a 100% guaranteed shot opportunity.

Cost

$4,000/hunter + tax

$500/day per each non-hunter/observer + tax

Trip Length

2 days-2 nights

Availability

2025 available. Book today.

Hunt Dates

Sept 1-Dec 1

All Inclusive
  • Licenses
  • Guided Services
  • Lodging
  • Meals
  • Beverages
  • Field Dress
Transportation – Not Included
  • Commercial Airport-Salt Lake City, Utah (75 miles)
  • Private Airport- Logan, Utah (15 miles)
Weapons Available
  • Rifles
  • Crossbows
  • Pistols
  • Muzzleloaders
  • Archery
Meat Processing Available (additional cost)
  • $1,000/elk + tax
  • Cut, wrap, and blast freeze
  • Turnaround time varies on group size and when the animal is harvested
  • Other processing not available (sausage, jerky)

West Canyon Ranch Elk Facts & information

You don’t need to be a hunting expert to enjoy the thrill of a guaranteed elk hunt. We’ll take care of all the nitty gritty details for you.

When you embark on a guided elk hunt at West Canyon, you can trust that our qualified experts know what they’re doing. Rather than stressing about the small details, you can focus on the thrill of the hunt and let us take care of the rest.

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Animal Age

West Canyon has elk that range from newborn calves to mature bulls and cows. At the time of harvest, we typically harvest cows and bulls between the ages of 4-7 years old.

Weight

Cow 400-500 lbs
Bull 600-800 lbs

Environment

Elk range in forest habitat, mainly pines, quaking aspen, and maples. They are herbivores who feed on grasses, plants, leaves, and bark. They consume 10-15 lbs of vegetation daily. They typically feed at night, early morning, and late evening.

Population

West Canyon Ranch has a population of over 200 elk. The herd is composed of bulls, cows, and calves. It is its own natural working herd.

Guaranteed Elk Hunts

West Canyon Ranch has one of the leading guaranteed trophy elk hunts available.

You know just as well as anyone the adrenaline rush of a trophy bull elk hunt. Unfortunately, many hunters don’t get the chance to hunt their once-in-a-lifetime bull for various reasons. Your best shot at capturing a trophy elk is through guided elk hunting at West Canyon. With an experienced guide, you will find a worthy bull on our 4,000-acre ranch.

As a high-fence elk hunting ranch in Utah, West Canyon maintains one of the finest trophy elk herds in the United States.

We issue our own permits from the state of Utah, taking all the hassle and uncertainty out of the hunt so you can focus on the hunt itself. Additionally, our tried and true herd management techniques ensure ideal genetic conditions for record-breaking bulls without the risks of predators.

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ClientReviews

We’ve guided countless hunters from across the globe. Here’s what they have to say about their experience at our elk-hunting ranch.

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All You Need to Know About Guided Elk Hunting

We’ve got the experience and know-how to answer all of your questions.
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Do I need Trip Insurance?

If you have to cancel or postpone your trip, you could lose a portion or all of your deposit and hunting costs. It is recommended that you purchase trip insurance if you have to cancel, postpone, or reschedule your trip for any reason. You can purchase insurance by contacting us directly.

What Is Included in Guided Elk Hunting Trips?

We offer several different hunting packages that include a variety of services, from room and board to meal plans and different game types and hunting experiences. Whether you book a three-day guided trophy bull elk hunt or a day trip, you can count on receiving the best treatment possible. Every year, West Canyon Ranch releases a schedule of programs that range in length of trips and cost. Browse our Hunting Programs page to get more information regarding our booking options.

What Types of Hunts Do You Offer?

We offer guided trophy bull hunts and cow elk hunts. You can also choose from different types of game, including bison and turkey hunts.

Each hunter has different preferences, which is why we have options for rifle elk hunts, archery, crossbow, pistol, or muzzleloader hunting. At West Canyon Ranch, you can choose to spot and stalk, hunt from a jeep or side by side, call, or use one of our many ground blinds. Our experiences are all-inclusive.

What Are the Chances of Finding a Trophy Elk?

West Canyon Ranch guarantees a 100% shot opportunity for all of our guests. This guarantee means that every guest will get a shot at their game of choice, including trophy elks. Our Ranch also promises that you will have the hunting experience of a lifetime. 

The 3-day, 3-night hunt attracts hunters worldwide throughout the season. Choose between spot and stalk hunting, calling, hunting from a jeep or side by side, or ground blind hunting. Whichever trip you select, West Canyon Ranch will go above and beyond to make your hunt exceptional.

How Can I Prepare for a Guided Hunting Trip?

Our specialists suggest finding a hunting outfitter that provides all the necessities you need, along with advice on how you can adequately prepare. If you work with an experienced outfitter, you’ll get the best bang for your buck. West Canyon Ranch will help outfit you for our guided trips and provide a list of other things you might need to bring, including field dress, choice of rifle, and any other items.

Do You Provide Tags?

As a high-fence Utah ranch, West Canyon takes all the hassle out of hunting. Not only are the big game larger in size, but the managed herds are healthier and more mature. Hunters often spend precious time waiting to get an elk permit, but hunting at a high-fence ranch eliminates all of the waiting. West Canyon Ranch issues our own permits so you can get straight to hunting without worrying about licenses and tags.

Other Hunting Trips we Offer

West Canyon Ranch offers a selection of guided hunting trip packages with customized options to ensure your hunt is everything you envisioned and more.

 While there aren’t many private hunting outfitters that boast the accommodations and amenities that make the cost worthwhile, West Canyon Ranch commits to making our guided hunting trips well-worth the effort.

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West Canyon Ranch stands apart with our dedication to preservation and our passion for creating once-in-a-lifetime hunting experiences. Plan your adventure today, or contact us directly for more information.

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