Gear needed for hunting Wyoming

Grand Slam Outfitters - Saratoga

Please note: There is a 40 pound weight limit per person for our wilderness pack hunts.

Always remember that the weather is unpredictable in Wyoming. Use layers of clothing so they can be removed or added as needed. Be sure to pack warmer clothing for late in the season, October through February, lighter during August and September.

Grand Slam Outfitters. Wyoming Big Game Hunting

List of Gear and Clothing

Gear

  • License, valid for species and area you are hunting
  • Conservation stamp
  • Rifle,.270 or larger, sighted in at 150 yards
  • Three boxes of Ammunition
  • Flashlight w/ batteries
  • Sunglasses
  • Lip Balm
  • Sleeping bag
  • Hunting knife
  • Camera and film
  • Binoculars
  • Matches in waterproof container
  • Fishing pole (one that breaks down for pack trips)
  • Small Day Pack
  • Travel alarm
  • Water bottle
  • Medicine: aspirin, antacid, anti-diarrhea, prescriptions

Clothing

  • Duffel bag
  • Medium weight down winter jacket
  • Wool shirts
  • Down or wool vest
  • Levi pants
  • Insulated gloves
  • Warm cap
  • Rain gear
  • Insulated underwear
  • Wool socks and lightweight socks
  • Walking boots with good ankle support
  • Snow packs for late hunts
  • Fluorescent orange hat and vest
  • Shaving kit
  • Towel, wash cloth
  • Game bags

Archery Gear

  • Bow and at least one dozen arrows
  • Camo clothing
  • Camo make up
  • Cover-up scent
  • Quaker Boy double reed herd bull call and cow call

Optional

  • Spotting Scope
  • Chaps
  • Hand warmers
  • Gaiters
  • Liquor
  • Candy
  • Western hat & boots

What Not To Bring

  • Cot
  • Foam pad
  • Saddle
  • Saddle bags
  • Suitcases
  • Noisy plastic clothing