New Mexico Elk Hunts

JFW Ranch Consulting is permitted in the following:

  • Carson National Forest- units 2, 51, 52, and 53
  • Gila National Forest- units 15, 16a, 16c, 16d, 16e, 21a, and 23
  • Lincoln National Forest- units 34, 36 and 37
  • Cibola National Forest- units 10, 13, and 17


 JFWRC will offer hunts using the outfitter pool as follows:

1. Minimal Hunting Guide Service– Allows hunters to come to NM and have a guide accompany you in the unit to hunt the species, acquire knowledge of the unit, hunting laws and regulations, and hunting strategy of the unit. This service meets the requirements set forth in SB 196 and the rules prescribed by the NM Dept of Game and Fish. The statute and rules require a guide to accompany a hunter in the unit where the license is valid for a minimum of 2 days. We will be meeting these requirements by providing TWO FULL DAYS in the field with a licensed guide. The “Minimal Hunting Guide Service” does not include meals and lodging. The service does include trophy care, field meat care  and pack out as long as it takes place during the actual time contracted.
The fee structure for minimal guide service hunt, if you are successful in the draw, is as as follows: $1,500 Single; $1,500 Double or $750 each; $1,750 Triple or $584 each; $2,000 Quad or $500 each.  **PRICES ARE PER APPLICATION**
*16A, 16B, and 16D are excluded from the minimal  guided offering. 16A and 16D hunts will be fully guided only.* 
2. Fully Guided Service (Guided Only) Includes guide, assistance with pack out, field meat and trophy care. Does not include meals, lodging, or transportation.

  • 5 days guided; $2,750- 1×1; $3,500- 2×1; $4,250- 3×1; $4,750- 4×1.
  • Additional days for archery hunts range from $500-$850 depending on group size.
3. Fully Outfitted ServiceIncludes guide, meals, lodging/camp as well as pack out, trophy and meat care. 
  • Prices in GMU’s 13, 15, 16A,  16C , 16D and E, 17, 21a, 23, 34, and 36 are $4,125 each for 2×1 hunts. 1×1 hunts are $4,900.
  • Prices in northern GMU’s (no fully outfitted in GMU 2) are $3,500 each for 2×1 hunts; 1×1 hunts are $4,100.
  • 7.3125% (subject to change) Gross Receipts Tax will be added to all hunts.
  • The fees above are not due until/unless you draw your tag.
  • Ask about discounts for youth and active military or wounded warriors.
  • Additional days for archery hunts are $500 ea/person