Archery Moose Hunts in British Columbia
If you're a bowhunter looking for a moose hunt, look no further.
- Early season hunt: September 10th – 18th
- Rut hunt: September 20th thru October 8th
- All archery moose hunts are a total of 8 days
This BC Outfitter excels at archery moose hunts during the rut for bulls up to 60+ inches.
Although they do offer rifle hunting as well, they mainly book quality bow hunts in British Columbia for trophy grizzly bear, black bear, moose, and elk. In the early season they hunt the high mountain alpine where the moose summer to avoiding the insects.
Once the rut starts they make their way down to the lower country to chase cows. Rut hunts consist of spotting a good bull, then moving in to set up to call (cow and bull calls). Bulls will usually come in to investigate giving the hunter a close and at times very intense shot. They also sometimes use a decoy, which has proven quite effective over the years.
The moose in this area of British Columbia average 40-55 inches with some bulls in the 60+ range being taken every year. Although Canada moose are not as big as their Alaskan cousins, they are still a huge animal that will get your heart pounding when they are in bow range.