What You Need to Know About Pheasant Hunting in Wyoming

Wyoming pheasant hunting season is quickly approaching! Have you planned your hunting trip yet? Read on to learn how to plan the perfect hunting trip. Afterward, if you are looking for more ways to enjoy the American West, simply download our free Cody, WY, Vacation Guide. It is full of recommendations on museums, outdoor recreation, places to eat, and more.

What You Need to Know About Pheasant Hunting in Wyoming

When is Pheasant Hunting Season?

Pheasant hunting season in Wyoming takes place each year in the fall. During this time, from September to November, there are chilly mornings and mild afternoons. In September, you can expect average lows of 45 degrees to highs of 72. November is a bit colder, with lows in the mid-20s and highs in the mid-40s.

Where to Go

Monster Lake Ranch is one of the best places for upland bird hunting in Wyoming. Located in the heart of Buffalo Bill Cody Country, our ranch offers guests nearly 10,000-acre acres to explore. Pheasant hunting and chukar hunting packages are both available.

For our Professional Guided Bird Hunting Package, you won’t even need to pack your own gear. This package provides a professional guide, trained bird dogs from Stealth Point Kennels, gun rental (if needed), and ammo (if needed). A self-guided hunting package is also available. Whether you’re a seasoned wing-shooter or new to the sport, we custom tailor each trip for you based on your experience and interests.

Other Outdoor Activities on Monster Lake Ranch

If you happen to travel with your family and they would prefer a different activity, then you are in luck. When you stay on Monster Lake Ranch, you will find more than just hunting. Fly-fishing, horseback riding, and shooting sports are all popular activities on the ranch.

With over 280 acres of flat water, our private lakes are a fishing oasis; you’ll find large catches and plenty of variety! In addition, we offer horseback riding tours that are as short as two hours and as long as four hours. There are always plenty of ways to spend a day in the great outdoors.

Tips For Planning Your Trip

  • Take advantage of everything that Wyoming’s terrain offers. There are several nearby locations for big game hunting that are convenient to Monster Lake Ranch. Read our blog on Wyoming hunting trips to learn more.
  • After a day of hunting, you will work up an appetite. Have a hearty meal at our onsite steakhouse and avoid wait times by making your reservation in advance.

The Best Place to Stay in Cody, WY

Monster Lake Ranch is an oasis for hunters, fishermen, and outdoor enthusiasts alike. When you book any of our lakefront cabins, like the Shoshone, you can look  the exterior of a log cabin on Monster Lake Ranch.forward to the best amenities, packages, and top-notch service. Breakfast at Cutthroat Saloon, sweeping views of the Arbraska Mountain range, and easy access to Restaurant Bliss are just a few things that you’ll love. If you are ready to plan your next Wyoming pheasant hunting trip, check our availability and book your stay!