Elk hunting in south central South Dakota is a little known secret, up until 2012, the state record was taken here on the rosebud Sioux tribal forest preserve. You can expect to have opportunities at trophy bulls ranging from 325-400+" The hunt takes place on approximately 50,000 acres of heavily forested ponderosa and oak covered canyons surrounding the little white river. We can design the hunt to your own special needs.
The trophy elk hunting license on the Rosebud is on a bid system. Meaning you send in a sealed bid to the game fish park office, and hopefully are one of the highest bidders. There are 4 trophy rifle and 4 trophy archery Licenses available. Please call or email for more information.
Rifle Bull Elk Hunts
Trophy elk rifle license start at $5,000 and goes up from there.
4trophy bull elk tags are available.
Archery Bull Elk Hunts
Trophy Archery elk license start at $1,500 and goes up from there.
4 archery bull elk tags are available.
Rifle Cow Elk Hunts
Cow elk license is $400
There are 30 available.
Booking and Reservations - To reserve your elk guide and lodging, call Abel Harmon at 605-828-0104 or email.