What is the weather like and how cold is it when I will be hunting?
Saskatchewan fall and early winter seasons very from year to year. You might experience a range from mild, near freezing conditions to lots of snow and cold. Temperatures in the morning can range into the minus twenties but at Pro-Staff Outdoors we use stands with heaters which will keep you comfortable in extreme weather conditions.
What kind of stands do i use?
We use ladder stands, ground blinds, elevated blinds (8-10 feet up), double bow blinds and 1 man pop up tent blinds.
When is the Rut?
The rut in Saskatchewan can run any time in November. The pre-rut is usually the second week in November with bucks chasing. Does usually are not receptive. Week 3 and 4 in November usually brings the peak rut activity.
What Caliber of gun should i use?
The bucks in our area have enormous body size therefore you want something that will stop them in their tracts the most common caliber is a 300. 7mm and 30.06.
What happens to the trophy buck after harvest?
When you harvest your trophy of a life time you have two options. First, we cape the animal and freeze the hide and clean up the skull for transport back home with you. Or, we cape the animal and ship it to a taxidermist within our province.
What are the normal tips?
Tips are not expected but they are appreciated. Our cooks and guides work very hard to make your hunt a trip of a lifetime. Most clients use 5-10% of the total cost of the hunt as a guide.
Is there airport transportation?
We do offer airport transportation. Please work with our staff with your flight times for pickup from the airport.
Is alcohol allowed?
Alcohol is allowed in the camp, but it is not supplied, please bring your own.
Is there cell service?
There is cell service in all areas of our camp
Do you have radios?
Yes, we have radios to communicate between guides and hunters. This adds another safety and convenience factor