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Discover New Mexico’s Wide Array of Big Game Species

Discover New Mexico’s Wide Array of Big Game Species

New Mexico is full of surprises when it comes to big game. Most hunters already know about the world-class elk hunting. There are also outstanding opportunities to hunt mule deer, record-book antelope, bighorn sheep, desert bighorn sheep, bear and javelina. In...
5 Simple Elk Hunting Mistakes to Avoid

5 Simple Elk Hunting Mistakes to Avoid

Elk are notoriously difficult to pin down and the hunters consistently harvesting animals are systematic and skilled in their approach to every hunt. It doesn’t matter if you’re elk hunting in New Mexico or in Washington; these common mistakes will hurt your chances...
Rifle Recommendation: Best of the West 6.5 PRC

Rifle Recommendation: Best of the West 6.5 PRC

Hunters often ask us for a rifle recommendation when planning a New Mexico hunt. What’s the best rifle for a pronghorn hunt? What’s the best rifle for an elk hunt? Our recommendation is simple. Have one rifle that you know extremely well and use it for everything....
2021 New Mexico Pronghorn Hunting Update

2021 New Mexico Pronghorn Hunting Update

Our 2021 New Mexico pronghorn hunting has been an absolute blast! First and most importantly, we’d like to extend a big thanks to the wonderful hunters who joined us this year. It has been a pleasure hunting with each one of you. We hope to see you back here in...
Why We Use Best Of The West Muzzleloaders

Why We Use Best Of The West Muzzleloaders

We’ve been guiding muzzleloader elk hunts in New Mexico for years. But over the past several years, Best of the West Muzzleloaders have fundamentally changed our success on black powder elk hunts. That might sound like hyperbole. But it’s a fact. To learn...
Two Underrated Keys to Elk Hunting Success

Two Underrated Keys to Elk Hunting Success

No matter where you find yourself hunting elk this fall, there are a couple of universal things you can do to improve your chances of elk hunting success. And beyond just elk hunting, these principles could apply to any other type of hunt. On a long hunt, it can be...
2021 Summer Oryx Hunting Recap

2021 Summer Oryx Hunting Recap

Summer Oryx hunting is one of the greatest big game hunting opportunities that New Mexico has to offer. It happens at a time of year when there’s little if any other hunting available. The meat is absolutely some of the best game meat in the world. And it’s an...
FAQs About Pronghorn Hunting in New Mexico

FAQs About Pronghorn Hunting in New Mexico

New Mexico may not be known for sheer numbers of pronghorn, especially compared to destinations like Wyoming. However, when it comes to quality and trophy potential, it would be difficult to top pronghorn hunting in New Mexico. When folks ask us about our antelope...
What You Need to Know: Landowner Tags in New Mexico

What You Need to Know: Landowner Tags in New Mexico

After the New Mexico big game draw, we inevitably receive questions about landowner tags in New Mexico. If I didn’t draw, can I still hunt New Mexico this year? Are landowner tags available? How much do they cost? Here’s a quick breakdown of what you need to know...
4 Reasons to Hunt Barbary Sheep in New Mexico

4 Reasons to Hunt Barbary Sheep in New Mexico

The opportunity to hunt Barbary sheep among free-range, wild herds is something uniquely available in in New Mexico. These are bar-none some of the best hunting experiences that New Mexico has to offer. Here are a few of the top reasons why we love hunting Barbary...
Our 5 Favorite Elk Units: New Mexico Elk Hunt Breakdown

Our 5 Favorite Elk Units: New Mexico Elk Hunt Breakdown

At LOH Outfitters, our elk hunters have exceptional success rates for mature bull elk. We focus on some of the best New Mexico elk units for trophy bulls, including the remote Gila Wilderness and Cibola National Forest. Every hunt is unique. Each unit offers something...
Critical Questions When Selecting an Elk Hunting Outfitter

Critical Questions When Selecting an Elk Hunting Outfitter

Across the western United States, there are seemingly endless options for hunters looking for an elk hunting outfitter. I speak with hundreds of hunters each year and as a consumer, I know how daunting this search can be. How you find the right elk hunting outfitter?...
Off-Season To-Do List: Boots, Backpacks and Other Equipment

Off-Season To-Do List: Boots, Backpacks and Other Equipment

The off-season is the time to dial in your gear and make sure everything is ready for the hunting season. Don’t procrastinate and cram your to-do list into the final weeks before the hunt. Start now, and use this time to properly prepare. See our previous article on...
Off-Season To-Do List: Changes to Bow and Rifle Setups

Off-Season To-Do List: Changes to Bow and Rifle Setups

Over the coming spring and summer months, this is the perfect time to prep for the hunting season. Take the time during the off-season to get your gear dialed in. One of the first things on your off-season to-do list should be finishing any necessary changes to your...
4 Great Ways to Prepare for a Guided New Mexico Hunt

4 Great Ways to Prepare for a Guided New Mexico Hunt

The New Mexico elk hunting season is on the horizon. It’s time to get ready for a guided New Mexico hunt of a lifetime. Our hunts boast a 90+% shot opportunity and the trophy quality is exceptional. Hunters should arrive ready to hike hard, glass hard, and hunt hard....
It’s Time to Submit New Mexico Big Game Applications

It’s Time to Submit New Mexico Big Game Applications

The New Mexico application deadline is March 17, 2021. If you’re interested in hunting elk, mule deer, bighorn sheep, Barbary sheep, pronghorn, or Oryx this year, it’s time to plan your hunt. All applications must be submitted by the March 17th deadline. Here’s what...
What You Need to Know about Oryx Hunting in New Mexico

What You Need to Know about Oryx Hunting in New Mexico

Oryx hunting in New Mexico is an action-packed hunt. And it’s the only place in North America to hunt them free range! These are beautiful animals that make exceptional trophies. And the meat is some of the finest wild game you’ll find anywhere. If you’re interested...
Last Minute Barbary Sheep Hunt Opening

Last Minute Barbary Sheep Hunt Opening

Hunt Barbary Sheep (Aoudad) with us in New Mexico! We have a last minute opening for a Barbary Sheep hunt in New Mexico. Ditch the snow and come hunt with us in sunny New Mexico this month. If you’re interested in this opportunity, call Jerry directly at...
Our Weapon Recommendations for a New Mexico Elk Hunt

Our Weapon Recommendations for a New Mexico Elk Hunt

Whether you’re coming to New Mexico for a bow hunt, muzzleloader hunt or rifle hunt, it’s important to come prepared and confident in your weapon. Elk are big, tough animals. In the following video, Jerry outlines some of our weapon recommendations for a New Mexico...
Update from Our Late Season New Mexico Hunts

Update from Our Late Season New Mexico Hunts

We had a great November full of memorable muzzleloader and rifle hunts for elk and mule deer. Some of the late season hunts were challenging, but that just comes with the territory. Here’s a quick update on the November hunts here in New Mexico: November kicked off...
Planning A New Mexico Elk Hunt: What You Need to Know

Planning A New Mexico Elk Hunt: What You Need to Know

As we look forward to a new year of elk hunting in New Mexico, we hope many of you are also getting excited about next year’s hunting plans. No sooner does one season end, than planning for the next one begins! When it comes to planning a New Mexico elk hunt, from the...
3 great tips to find post-rut elk

3 great tips to find post-rut elk

When many hunters think of elk hunting, it often comes with thoughts of loud bugles and aggressive bulls. But outside those few weeks in September and early October, calling isn’t the most productive tactic – in fact even during the rut, other tactics can sometimes be...
Elk Hunting in New Mexico Unit 17

Elk Hunting in New Mexico Unit 17

We’d like to highlight another one of our favorite hunting units in New Mexico. Unit 17 is easily one of our top places to hunt elk. It’s known to hold some of the biggest bull elk in New Mexico. And the rugged terrain makes it a classic western hunting experience. If...
Update From our October Elk Hunts in New Mexico

Update From our October Elk Hunts in New Mexico

During a quick break in our hunting schedule, we’d like to share a quick update on our October elk hunts here in New Mexico. Here’s a rundown of what happened at LOH Outfitters last month… The October elk hunts here in New Mexico got off to a quick start and our...
New Mexico Archery Elk Hunting Recap

New Mexico Archery Elk Hunting Recap

By Brendon Rosales This season, our New Mexico archery elk hunting was a bit of an odd one – but what else would we expect in 2020?! Fortunately, COVID didn’t put a damper on our hunts. In fact, our guides and hunters were thrilled to be out in the field for some elk...