What We Offer

Fish Creek Outfitters has several types of hunting trips to suit the needs of every hunter. Our most popular hunting trip is the drop camps. We pack you and your gear to one of our 7 pre-established hunting camps permitted by the US Forest Service. Our camps are located between 9,000 and 11,000 foot elevations in hunting pack stringsemi heavily wooded forest with moderate to steep terrain. We provide two tents, one for sleeping and one for your cooking. The tent for sleeping is equipped with cots for each client, propane heater, and lantern. The cooking tent is provided with a stove, lantern, cooking utensils, cookware, and a set of dishes. With the drop camp option we come to your camp and check on you at least twice during your hunt and pack out your game to a local packing company or to your coolers at the trail head. The price for a drop camp is:

$1,750.00 per person for a group of 2

$1,600.00 per person for a group of 3 or more

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Fish Creek Outfitters will also offer a fully guided hunt with everything above included plus a seasoned guide that will stay in camp with you and horses to pack your game back to the camp for $3,500.00 per person.

All drop camps and guided hunts include 1 day pack in, 5 days hunting, and 1 day pack out for a total of 7 use days unless otherwise arranged.

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Fish Creek Outfitters can pack out game for hunters who are not in our camps for a starting price of $300.00 per animal.

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Fish Creek Outfitters will pack you into your own destination starting at $600.00 per person. This price includes one additional pack animal for personal gear.

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If you see an option that might suit your needs, please give us a call to book today so that we can hold your spot. If you have any questions, please contact us and we will be glad to help you out!

2017 Hunting Seasons

CO Parks & Wildlife 2017 2018 Hunt Planner

Elk/Deer/Bear – Unit 78

Bighorn Sheep – Unit S31

Archery -> 26 Aug-24 Sept

Muzzleloader -> 9-17 Sept

1st Rifle -> 14-18 Oct

2nd Rifle -> 21-29 Oct

3rd Rifle -> 4-12 Nov

4th Rifle -> 15-19 Nov

For the 2017 season, FCO will be operating no more than 3 camps per week.  All camps are reserved on a first come, first served basis and will not be held until a deposit is received.  Please check the hunt calendar below or contact us for current availability.

Additional Hunting Information Links

CO Parks & Wildlife Big Game Information – Current hunting regulations, maps, brochures, and general information.

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Fish Creek Outfitters is an equal opportunity service provider operating under special use permit in the San Juan National Forest.

Pagosa Springs, CO