20,000 Acre Ranch near Steamboat Springs, Colorado

Vanatta Outfitters has been in the outfitting business for more than 30 years in Northwest Colorado, hunting on some of the highest quality elk habitat in the country, achieving the highest success rates in the industry. With our highly knowledgeable and skilled guides, our goal is to make your hunt the most successful and enjoyable hunt you have experienced. Vanatta Outfitters, with parent company One80 Outdoors, is not only a premier big game hunting outfitter but is dedicated to reconnecting our guests to the great outdoors. Our over-all experience is second to none, the outdoors is our passion, join us and live it.

The Hunt

Wolf Mountain Ranch is located in the middle of some of the highest quality and most productive elk and mule deer habitat in the world. Situated on a major migration corridor the abundance and quality of animals makes for a wildlife enthusiasts dream…


Vanatta Outfitters is proud to have a team of dedicated guides who are not only skilled hunters, but are experts on migration patterns and the specific nuances of our ranch. Benefit from their expertise…


A western rustic hunting camp gives our guests the full experience of Colorado big game hunting. Guests enjoy a comfortable stay in one of three heated cabins, located steps from the main lodge…

The Ranch

Wolf Mountain Ranch is a privately owned and operated ranch just outside of Steamboat Springs, Colorado. While a working ranch, this 20,000-acre ranch presents some of NW Colorado’s most pristine hunting acreage…

“I had been dreaming of hunting elk since I was about 10 years old. Lonny and the guides at Vanatta Outfitters made my hunt everything I had hoped for! Fantastic down to earth guides that work their tails off to make your hunt successful, wildlife galore, good accommodations, and the food was off the chain. I will definitely be going back and would highly recommend!”

-Jack Walker III, Client

“The ranching for wildlife program is a great program and Vanatta Outfitters puts on one of the best hunts that I have been on.”

-General Craig Boddington, Client and Outdoor Writer

“…outfit is first class with great accommodations, great guides and excellent food.”

-Jim McCarthy, Jim McCarthy Adventures

“Vanatta Outfitter’s guides are some of the best in the business and committed to working hard for their clients.”

-Bill Siverling, Client

“Thanks to the hard working crew at Team Vanatta Outfitters for making our elk hunt amazing! You’re a 1st class organization all the way!!”

-Bruce Duke Brubaker III, Client

“Had a great time hunting with Dirk, Lonny and all the guys at Vanatta Outfitters. It was definitely a great time. Very good people!”

-Paul Elliot, Client




Vanatta Outfitters is a
division of One80 Outfitters

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