Over the counter hunts in Arizona


Did you know that the state of Arizona has several trophy Big Game species that can be hunted right now as we speak with over the counter tags and licenses that do not need to be drawn?

Did you know that you can make plans to come on out and hunt some of the best trophy big game animals that Arizona has to offer every single year and never have to wait years and years to draw an Arizona big game hunting tag?

That’s right, you can make your plans right now to come out and experience Arizona’s incredible trophy big game hunting much sooner than you think by taking advantage of all the great over the counter hunts that are available in the great state of Arizona. Many trophy big game hunters that are interested in hunting the state of Arizona are under the impression that all of the big game tags in the state are only available through the draw and take many years to obtain. Nothing could be further from the truth, you can hunt some of Arizona’s best producing big game hunting areas this year with over the counter tags and licenses.

Do you want to hear even more good news?

You can still apply for all of the limited entry Arizona big game draw tags that you would like to draw every year. If you are unsuccessful in the limited entry big game draw, you can still purchase an over the counter Arizona hunting tag, come out and hunt with us, harvest a great trophy big game animal, and still keep all of your bonus points that you have worked so hard to build.

Trophy hunting doesn’t get much better than that does it?

Here are some of the great Arizona over the counter tag trophy hunting opportunities that are available to you right now.

arizona strip guides

Are you a bowhunter that is looking to experience a trophy archery mule deer hunt or a trophy archery coues deer hunt this year?

Bowhunters can take advantage of some very long Arizona archery deer seasons that run from mid December through the end of January and hunt hard antlered trophy Mule Deer bucks and trophy Coues deer bucks that are in the peak of the rut.

Nearly all of the big game hunting units in the state are open for these late season over the counter Arizona archery deer hunts with the exception of the Arizona Strip and the Kaibab Plateau archery deer hunts.

That’s right, nearly the entire state of Arizona is open for trophy archery deer hunting during these late season archery deer hunts in the peak of the rut.

arizona mule deer guides

Are you looking for early season velvet Arizona archery mule deer hunts or early season velvet Coues Deer archery hunts?

No problem at all, Arizona also has over the counter archery deer hunts for early season Mule Deer bucks and early season Coues Deer bucks that start in mid august and run until mid September.

Not a bowhunter? Would you like to go on some trophy rifle coues deer hunts in Arizona this year with over the counter tags and licenses? That’s right, Arizona has some excellent trophy coues deer hunts that are available with over the counter rifle tags that do not need to be drawn. Purchasing these Arizona over the counter rifle coues deer tags does not take away any of your bonus points that you have waited for years to build up.

Arizona Black Bear Outfitters

Is a trophy color phase Black Bear high on your list of trophies? Would you be interested in a trophy black bear hunt that offers you a very good chance at harvesting a record book color phase trophy black bear?

Come on out to Arizona and hunt giant black bears with us this fall with over the counter tags and licenses. We proudly offer trophy spot and stalk black bear hunts in Arizona and we also offer our trophy black bear hunts with a world class pack of bear hounds.

Many big game hunters completely overlook the state of Arizona for their next trophy black bear hunt and are missing out on the incredible trophy black bear hunting opportunities that the Copper State offers you.

Most trophy big game hunters are also completely unaware of the fact that 6 of the top 14 black bears ever recorded in the Boone & Crockett record book are from right here in the great state of Arizona.

Arizona rifle black bear tags are available for purchase over the counter for all of the prime, spring, summer, and fall black bear hunts.

Mountain Lion HuntsHow about trophy Arizona Mountain Lion hunts? Would you like to experience a world class mountain lion hunt this year without having to wait to draw a limited entry mountain lion tag? We specialize in guided trophy mountain lion hunts on dry ground in Arizona using our highly experienced pack of dry ground lion hounds. Arizona mountain lion tags are also available for purchase over the counter and all of the big game hunting areas in Arizona are open to year round mountain lion hunting.

Arizona also offers over the counter elk tags to hunters as well. These over the counter elk hunts in Arizona are very difficult hunts with very low success rates but they do offer interested elk hunters a unique challenge and a chance to come out and experience an Arizona elk hunt without having to wait to draw a tag.

Contact us today and come out experience the world class over the counter trophy hunting that is found in Arizona today………



Yavapai Outfitters LLC has recently joined forces with some of the finest Big Game Hunting Outfitters in the state of Arizona to form two new professional Big Game outfitting companies: Arizona Strip Guides LLC and Arizona Elk Outfitters LLC. Log on to www.ArizonaStripGuides.com and www.ArizonaElkOutfitters.com for more pictures and information on our two new Arizona Big Game Outfitting companies.