Mountains unit and spend a lot of time watching the elk, mountain goats and moose. The book cliffs area is an exceptional trophy elk and mule deer unit. The plateaus, mesas and mountains do not receive human traffic and the washes are ghost roads. Book cliffs mountain browse isa wilderness study area. The book cliffs little creek roadless is a good elk unit. The utah division of fish and game has managed for true trophy quality elk hunting. In the stateowned book cliffs roadless area, where bull elk permits are limited to 30 per. Temperatures soared into the 80s during the first four. As pieces of the plan fell into place, backers thought local support for the effort would. The road less area is a small oasis all of its own.
Reasons to protect utahs book cliffs roadless area backcountry. Whats this area like for elk during the archery hunt. The book cliffs are for spike only while the uintas are for any bull. The book cliffs little creek roadless area does require horses to access. Welcome to bookcliff outfitters where weve been hunting elk, mule deer, mountain lion and you name it in the same colorado and utah locations for over 35 years. Specializing in the roadless book cliffs, wasatch mountains, plateau boulder, oquirrhstansbury, fillmore oak creek. The bookcliffs is one of utahs best trophy elk hunting areas. We hunt the book cliffs, rattlesnake, nine mile and san rafael units. For example, in the roadless portion of the book cliffs limited entry unit in eastern utah, odds of drawing a bull elk tag for resident applicants is.
Limited entry book cliffs bull elk hunts and wasatch bull. As the name mentions this area is totally road less and can only be accessed by foot or horse back from. Over the counter general season tags are available in the book cliffs units and the uintas. As said, the book cliffs are roughly 240 miles long running west.
The roadless area of the book cliffs requires the use of horses to hunt. This is a friends le elk hunt and i was fortunate to get an invite. Oil clashes with elk in the book cliffs high country. Rocky mountain bighorn sheep, which were reintroduced on the ute. We offer elk, deer, antelope, bighorn sheep, buffalo, cougar and bear hunts. A total of 57,048 acres and an estimated elk population of 4800. In the early 90s, with the mission of promoting wildlife habitat in the book cliffs, the nature conservancy and the rocky mountain elk foundation bought a chunk of land from four ranches that controlled the water sources and the blm leases for this area the east tavaputs plateau. One of the reasons, or should i say excuses, for not filling my utah book cliffs archery elk tag earlier this month was the warm weather. If you havent been to the book cliffs you should check it out.
The nature conservancy and the rocky mountain elk foundation. Book cliffs roadless has a high hunter success rate 50% to 81. Apologies regarding some of the quality of the filming. Utah hunting trips for elk, deer, mountain goat, moose and pronghorn. Double c guides and outfitters a premium hunting guide on utahs. Our book cliffs road less area elk hunts consist of all the things that make hunting.
Utah book cliffs, boulder and wasatch trophy bull elk. Spokespeople from the utah branches of both the rocky mountain elk foundation and trout unlimited are raising concerns about the proposed lease of a portion of the book cliffs, a landscape filled. Book cliffs road less elk hunting essential ingredients wasatch mountain bull elk hunts utah is in the good old days of elk hunting right now. The book cliffs are well known for being a sought after hunting destination, and for good reason. Remember its a long trip to town once we have arrived on the mountain. The variety of habitat makes this area perfect for supporting the abundant wildlife.1030 120 1271 641 1363 987 1278 663 964 697 539 1360 176 231 773 309 1097 1139 1009 151 1040 492 767 170 1436 512 1214 149 350 440 213 1340 886 465 1291 1190 114 1359 197 1214