Cow Elk

Looking for an early season Cow Elk Hunt? Look no further. Vermejo Park Ranch is now offering  two Premium Cow Elk hunts. Please join us as we work to provide you with more than just a day in the feild... 

Premium Cow Elk Hunts $2300 

 All 2014 Premium Cow Elk Hunts Have Been Sold

For the 2014 Season only, Vermejo Park Ranch is now offering two Premium Cow Elk Hunts in November. In addition to our ranch-style accomodations, and excellect staff service, these premium hunt packages include   professional guide service and on-site transportation. Booking starts April 1st.  


Vermejo Lodge Hunt 2 Sold Out

Arrive November 13

Depart November 16 

Hunt November 13-16

Hunt 2 Sold Out

Arrive November 17

Depart November 20

Hunt November 17-20 


Premium Cow Elk hunters have the option of beginning their hunt on the afternoon of arrival and if needed, may continue their hunt up until 10am on the day of departure.


Public Cow Elk Hunts

Vermejo Park Ranch has over 600 landowner tags available for public purchase this year. With an annual success rate of nearly an 90% we're confident that VPR is your go-to location for a successful harvest.


2014-2015 Public Cow Elk Hunts will begin booking JULY 1, 2014.

All Public Cow Elk Hunts Have Been Sold

If your preferred dates are no longer available and you would like to be added to a wait-list
please email us the hunt number of your choice and your contact information.

Vermejo Cow Elk

Hunt Dates

Hunt 1: December 4-7 SOLD OUT

Hunt 2: December 11-14 SOLD OUT

Hunt 3: December 18-21SOLD OUT

Hunt 4: January 2-5 SOLD OUT

Hunt 5: January 8-11 SOLD OUT



Cow elk hunts include an authorization to purchase New Mexico cow elk license, 3 days professional guide service, vehicle, fuel, game retrieval and skinning. All hunts are 2 hunters per 1 guide. Single hunters will be paired with another guest by the ranch. No other amenities are included.


Customary gratuity for the guide is not included. Guides are limited and must be scheduled with initial payment. Cow elk hunts include an authorization to purchase New Mexico cow elk license and access to the ranch for the hunt period chosen. No other amenities are included.

Additional Information

There will be no game processing available on site during these cow elk hunts. Transportation of elk carcass to processor is available for an additional fee. Game barn use for boning, parceling, packaging elk carcass is not allowed. All hunters are required to purchase a NM Hunting License from the NM Department of Game
and Fish prior to your VPR Hunt. Licenses are not included in the Vermejo hunt cost.


Rates are subject to change.  
Please use the link below to download our latest information Vermejo Park Ranch public cow elk hunts

**Hunt dates and guides are only secured with full payment to Vermejo Park Ranch**

2014 Cow Elk Hunts Rates & Information [PDF]  »   

Reservation Requirements
  • Completion and submittal of Client Form (application) from each hunter to
  • Full pre-payment for all cow elk hunters.
  • A group organizer can hold the hunt for entire party with full group payment.
  • Maximum of 4 hunters per group.
  • Once payment has been received you will be contacted with details of your hunt.
  • This may take several weeks.
  • Hunt choices – hunts fill quickly, pick at least three hunt date options.


To pay for your hunt please contact the VPR Front Desk during normal business hours, 6am-10pm.
Be prepared to provide the following for payment processing:

  • Group Name
  • Names of the individuals you are paying for
  • Name on the card
  • Card number
  • Billing address
  • CID (3 digit security code on the back of the card)
  • Expiration date
  • Payment amount authorizing

Confirmation of hunt will be via email or telephone.
Hunt information packages and specifics will be mailed out by September 1, 2014.


To pay for your Public Cow Elk Hunt please contact our Front Desk:

~ 575 . 445 . 3097 ~

Cow Elk Outfitters

Kiowa Outfitters and Lancaster Outfitters provide cow elk hunt packages on Vermejo Park Ranch and can be contacted at:

Kiowa Outfitters
Phone 575-445-9330


Lancaster Outfitters
Phone 720-933-6122