This is a guest post from one of our Colorado brokers, Jeff Switzer of Rocky Mountain Ranch & Land: The Landowner Preference Program (LPP) was created to give landowners a preference for hunting licenses to encourage private landowners to provide habitat that increases wildlife populations for the benefit of all hunters, discourage the harboring of
It is a common mistake among non-Texans to assume that Texas is a dry, arid desert. However, the second largest of these United States boasts a wildly diverse landscape. In fact, less than 10% of Texas’ 268,581 square miles is true desert. Most of Texas is made up of prairies, plains, grasslands, and forested land.
Twelve years ago, the owner of Birch Creek in Montana was given an opportunity that likely only occurs once in several lifetimes—to assemble the ultimate elk hunting and family recreational property by strategically acquiring and assembling 7 parcels of land that totals 1,314 acres. This property could not be any more perfectly situated—bordering a large private
Here are a few notable trail camera photos from current Trophy Property listings. Installing a trail camera on your property can yield some exciting, and sometimes unexpected, results. Particularly when, in the case of our brokers, it comes time to put your property on the market, photographs of resident wildlife are an effective way of communicating the aspects of
Elk are one of the most fascinating—and for sportsmen, compelling—animals that occupy the continental United States. They are substantially larger than the white-tailed deer many people are accustomed to seeing. A mature bull elk commonly weighs 700 lbs, while a white-tailed buck will generally weigh closer to 100 lbs. According to the venerable Rocky Mountain Elk
Sports Afield Trophy Properties’ Exclusive Oregon Broker, Perry Coon, added a few impressive hunting properties to our listings recently. Among Perry’s most recent listings are large properties of 542 acres and 478 acres. Outdoor recreational opportunities abound in Oregon, with big game hunting, upland hunting, exceptional fly fishing, skiing, kayaking, and stand-up paddle boarding all
Hunters and anglers support upwards of 680,000 jobs in the U.S., but they can’t do what they do without excellent hunting acreage. If you’re looking for hunting land for sale or you’re just starting to work on a hunting property, there are certain steps you should be taking to improve the quality of your land.
Bison ranching has been enjoying a renewed surge in popularity and profitability in recent years, thanks in large part to the expanded consumer market for bison meat. In fact, bison ranchers in Montana, who gathered for a two-day conference in Great Falls this weekend, have noted that prices seem to be reaching record highs. “It’s
Sports Afield is celebrating 130 years this year. Did you know Sports Afield is also one of top 150 licensed brands in the world? TOP 150 http://www.licensemag.com/license-global/top-150-global-licensors-2 It’s true. Sports Afield is licensed worldwide in many categories. Our brand includes security safes, back packs, Sports Afield log homes, books, hunting apparel and so much
As the firearm deer hunting season winds down throughout many parts of the country, harvest numbers have hit record highs on some hunting lands, particularly in the western and central parts of Montana. The state’s Fish, Wildlife, and Parks Department says that the numbers of whitetailed deer brought into county check stations in Bonner, Darby,