Our Hunts

We have the biggest typicals in the world! Two of our whitetail deer have held record titles for being the largest deer in the U.S. scoring as high as 523 inches. Other impressive game to hunt are our massive elk and rams. Our most popular game are our whitetail. We are one of the top places in the nation for killing whitetail deer.

Get Ready For A Massive Kill!
Bring your weapon of choice; bow, gun, crossbow, we’ve seen it all. Our guide will take you to your preferred hunting spot: tripod stand, shooting house, or blinds that are handicap accessible. Whether you prefer to hunt all day or in the evening, we'll drop you off and pick you up from your stand.

After your kill, we can prepare your meat for processing or quarter the meet for you to take home and process as you see fit. We offer award-winning taxidermy services to show off your award-worthy kill. Learn more about our taxidermy shop and services here.

Hunts Include:
Meals, lodging, permit, 1-on-1 guide, video of your hunt, processed meat from your game.
We also offer free transportation to and from Barkley Regional Airport in Paducah, KY and Veterans Airport of Southern Illinois in Marion, IL.

Lodging:
At Samsons Mountain we provide a unique stay for our guests at our rustic lodge and cabins. Choose to rent a cabin for your entire hunting party or stay at our main lodge. All non-hunting guests stay for free. Learn more about our lodging here.

Guided Hunts

Absolutely No Hidden Fees! All-inclusive 2-day hunts, non-hunting guests are FREE. We provide meals, lodging, permits and local airport pickup. We will skin and quarter the meat as well as prepare your animal for our in house taxidermist or your personal taxidermist. $500 non-refundable deposit to hold date goes toward the price of your hunt. We pick you up and drop you off at your stand and HUNTERS CANNOT LEAVE STAND WITHOUT GUIDE. We guarantee a 200% shot opportunity.

Whitetail Deer

  • Kids Hunt up to 110$2,500
  • Up To 160$4,000
  • Up To 180$6,000
  • Up To 220$8,000
  • Up To 300$10,000

Wildman Specials (Non Typicals Only)

  • 200-225$6,000
  • 225-250$8,000

Elk

  • 4×4$4,000
  • 5×5$6,000
  • Up To 360$8,000
  • 400+$10,000

Hunting Seasons

Whitetail Deer

Velvet

August 10th – September 9th

Hard Antler

September 10th – December 15th

Elk

Velvet

July 15th – August 14th

Hard Antler

August 15th – March 1st

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Customer Reviews

We always love hearing from our customers. Here are a few of our reviews!

“Just got back from a hunt and the place is Awesome! We hunted 3 days and saw many animals that were well past anything I could have imagined. The guides were terrific and all worked hard to make sure you had a great time. The food and lodging were great, actually I could not think of anything negative to say other than it will be a long wait until next year when I can go back. If you have ever thought about going then take it from this ol country boy…get there as quick as you can you will enjoy the hunt of a lifetime with a great group of guys.”

Kevin Brunson

“This was by far the best place my family and I have ever been to. Everyone was so nice and helpful. The guides worked so hard so I could get my elk and for that I’m so thankful. The kids got their rams and my husband got his dream deer. We are definitely planning another trip. Thank y’all again for a great time!!”

Emily Williamson

“Just got back from a hunt, had a great time! Jerry has a beautiful place filled with massive animals and staffed by some great people, the lodging was great, food was good and the hunt was one to remember. Booked a hunt for next year can’t wait to do it again!”

Jeremy Wilson

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