WDK565

KANSAS TROPHY WHITETAIL HUNT MUZZLELOADER/ARCHERY/RIFLE

This hunt takes place near Manhattan, one of the best areas for trophy whitetails. This outfitter has a high clientele repeat booking percentage and this explains why so many deer are passed up while the hunter is looking for true trophy quality.

2016 muzzleloader season went 3 for 5 on bucks averaging over 150 inches. Archery season only produced 3 bucks for 12 hunters, 2 in the 160’s and a 140’s buck. Plenty of bucks seen, but hunters are electing to pass. The rifle hunts had not started yet at press time.

In 2015 the rifle hunt produced 9 bucks for 16 hunters and 4 of those bucks scored in the 170’s. In 2014 the ri e hunt was 13 bucks killed for 18 hunters, including a 188 inch deer and 4 more over 160 inches.

5 day Kansas muzzleloader hunt is $4,000, 6 day archery is $4,000 and 5 day rifle hunts are $4,900. Hunt includes 2×1 guide service, lodge accommodations and meals. Hunt takes place in northeastern Kansas and this is arguably the best whitetail hunting area in Kansas. Hunters y into Kansas City and rent a car. Draw deadline mid April. Limited 2017 openings. Hunt WDK565.