NUMBER 1 TROPHY DALL SHEEP
4 RAMS OVER 40 INCHES IN 2012
5 RAMS OVER 40 INCHES IN 2011
Last fall this longtime outfitter had 27 hunters
take 26 rams, including 4 over 40 inches.
In 2011 he had 22 rifle hunters and all scored on
full curl rams and 2 of the 3 archers also scored. 5 rams were
taken that measured over the magical 40 inches.
In 2010 all 25 hunters took rams, including 3
archers. 2 rams were taken over 40 inches and also a 38-inch ram
with 15 1/4-inch bases.
Over the past 14 years this outfitter has produced
343 full curl rams for 358 hunters for a success rate of over 95 percent
and that includes quite a few bowhunters. Rams have been averaging
over 37 inches and just shy of 11 years old. This outfitter has an
exclusive area encompassing 9,000 square miles and he is the only
outfitter allowed here. This is one of the best dall sheep hunts
in North America.
12-day backpack hunts are priced at $19,900 and some
guides use pack dogs. Sheep hunts start July 15 and continue into early
September. World-class mountain caribou can be added for a $4,000 kill
fee plus license. Roundtrip charter from Norman Wells is approximately
Terry Holder and his nice ram.
Brett Macintosh with his great ram.
Dean Helms with his good ram.
Dean Kirkeby with his big ram.
Tom Winkel, Avery and Dan with their nice ram.
Vint Varner and a nice ram.