MT. or Wy. 4 Praire Dog hunting

Discussion in 'Varmint Hunting' started by B23, Jan 12, 2009.

  1. B23

    B23 Well-Known Member

    Oct 30, 2008
    Title pretty much says it all. Not looking for a pissing contest but my dad and I want to go praire dog hunting this spring and would like to know where the best places to go are. Guided is fine just want to have lots of praire dogs to shoot. Seems I have heard more about Pdogs in Wy. more so than Mt. as of late. I don't know so i'm asking for those that do.

  2. Greywolf18

    Greywolf18 Well-Known Member

    Dec 18, 2008
    Never been to MT for PDog, but I've been to Wy a couple times. I'm stationed in NC, but my family lives in UT. I know this is a summer ritual for my dad, uncle, and brother. They load up the trucks and go to just over the border between UT and WY for a day of PDog hunting. At one spot we killed them from 400-500 yards, but then close enough (@ 50 yd) to use a 10/22 22LR as well. I'll see if I can get ahold of them to find the place they go to. No use paying for a guide if you don't have to right? :D Where would you be coming from?

  3. twarren

    twarren Well-Known Member

    Jun 7, 2007
    Up around Casper Wy. is very good. They do have some guided hunts. You might want to take a bucket of bullets with you. South Dakota is another very good place. I know nothing about MT. it could be very good also. There is info on the net if you look. twarren
  4. Long Time Long Ranger

    Long Time Long Ranger Well-Known Member

    Mar 12, 2002
    Eastern montana and wyoming along with western south dakota and nebraska are the best. Eastern Colorado is loaded with them but all private land.